The graduating class of 2020 at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa recognized the value of their Diploma Programme (DP) and wanted to give back to their community as they transitioned to a new chapter. With the #DoMore2020 initiative, these grads pledged to raise US$50,000 in scholarship funds for African students pursuing an IB education.
We welcome Diploma Programme (DP) graduate Cecilia Villavicencio of St Brigid’s School to reflect on her experience transitioning roles from IB student to becoming a head of academics. This is her first story in the graduate voices series.
IB educators from all over the world celebrate Diploma Programme (DP) and Career-related Programme (CP) students and reflect on their two-year IB journey.
Every year on the 6th of July, nearly 200,000 students turn their attention to the IB to consider how their IB diploma results will influence their futures. This year is unlike any other year in the 52-year history of the IB. We called upon Victor Scotti, Jr. a 2009 graduate of Morgan Park High School […]
As Diploma Programme (DP) and Career-related Programme (CP) students around the world receive their results, the IB’s Deputy Director General Sally Holloway shares some words of celebration and optimism for the class of 2020.
We spoke to the IB’s Chief Assessment Officer, Paula Wilcock, on why graduates deserve the same recognition as their peers in previous years, if not more.
Diploma Programme (DP) students Nikhil Lakhwani and Angelique Sutanto reflect on the cancellation of the May 2020 exams and how the programme has given them invaluable experience.
Diploma Programme (DP) graduate Rachel Tseng shares advice from her mentors on entrepreneurship to build a successful start-up. This is her second story in our graduate voices series.
We welcome Diploma Programme (DP) graduate Marina Martinez-Garcia of IES Ramiro de Maeztu in Spain, who shares her expertise on being a researcher and seeking the truth. Her best advice? Ask questions! This is her first story in the graduate voices series.
Keona Hosteen, Diploma Programme (DP) graduate in the class of 2020, tells us about her decision to join the IB programme at Navajo Preparatory School and reflects on the impact of the Eve’s Fund scholarship on her education and goals. Barbara Crowell Roy, president of Eve’s also shares on the impact of the programme for […]
In the latest episode of IB Voices, Jacqueline Brown PhD, NCSP, Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Montana, and the director of the Grief & Resilience Among Youth Research Lab joined us to talk about experiencing grief during the COVID-19 pandemic. She also gives advice on how to personally cope with grief, and […]
We welcome Diploma Programme (DP) graduate Klaudia Ofwona Draber of American School of Warsaw, who offers insight and advice on being a creative entrepreneur. This is her first story in the graduate voices series.
We welcome Diploma Programme (DP) graduate Saarah Sherifi of Seminole High School to reflect on the value of her IB education and share her passion for advocacy as the DP class of May 2020 celebrates their hard work and achievements.
Diploma Programme (DP) students in the U.S. are honouring veterans by raising awareness on the necessity of service dogs.
We welcome Diploma Programme (DP) graduate Shreya Mahasenan of Hillcrest High School to reflect on the benefit of gaining writing skills for interdisciplinary learning. This is her first story in the graduate voices series.