The Quirky Quibbler

Getting off to a Good Start

Getting off to a Good Start

Junheok C., Reporter

January 31, 2020

The secretary general is responsible for coordinating the whole MUN conference. This year, Thabang R. has taken this role for SIS. There are more than 300 students participating in the conference and 120 students participating in the min MUN. Thabang says everything is under control, but he is still...

A Warm Welcome

Robert

Sarra C, Reporter

January 31, 2020

To start off this morning, we spoke a  teacher from Lorentz College, Robert, to get an insight into his thoughts about SISMUN. QQ: There are many places where MUN conferences take place. What brought your students and you to SISMUN? Robert: Every year, we go to different countries for MUN conferen...

SISMUN 2020 has begun!

Seol Li

Anna S., Reporter

January 31, 2020

To start this year's SISMUN conference off, we spoke to the Under Secretary General, Seol Li, to get an insight into yesterday's opening ceremony. This year's theme is Risks to Global Security. We are excited to welcome the following schools to take part in our conference: Oslo International Sc...

MUN- Behind the Scenes with Viktor L. – Mini SISMUN Coordinator

MUN-  Behind the Scenes with Viktor L. - Mini SISMUN Coordinator

Junheok C., Reporter

January 30, 2020

QQ: What is the difference between normal SISMUN and mini SISMUN? Viktor: SISMUN talks about the issues that are ongoing in this world, but Mini SISMUN seeks to give the opportunity to 6th and 7th graders to experience the MUN style of debating with tailored topics. For example, during the 2018 M...

MUN: Behind the scenes with Seolli- Under Secretary General

MUN: Behind the scenes with Seolli- Under Secretary General

Saga M., Editor

January 29, 2020

Seolli Kim, one of the Under Secretary Generals, has been a main driving force of SISMUN 2020. We asked her some questions about the last few days before the conference on Friday. How are the preparations going? The preparation for SISMUN 2020 is going quite smoothly currently. However, we did h...

MUN – Behind the scenes with Ms Khan – MUN coordinator

MUN - Behind the scenes with Ms Khan - MUN coordinator

Dan C., Reporter

January 28, 2020

Finally, there are only a few days left until the SISMUN, on the 31st of January. As it is such an iconic event at our school, The Quirky Quibbler decided to interview some of the people in SISMUN to find out what’s going on. We interviewed Ms. Khan, who is newly in charge of SISMUN this year and ...

Money for going to school? Really??

Money for going to school? Really??

Dan C., Reporter

December 16, 2019

You may have heard from friends that they get money each month from the Swedish government. Perhaps you are wondering what this is all about. The Quirky Quibbler decided to investigate this student allowance and bring you all the facts. What is CSN? CSN is the Swedish Board of Student Finance. ...

Meet the New DP Coordinator

Meet the New DP Coordinator

Anna S., Author

December 5, 2019

Mr. Ampuja took over as the Diploma Programme coordinator at SIS this year. The QQ interviewed him to find out about him and his plans in his new role. How many years have you worked at this school? 4 years. Which subjects do you teach? DP Mathematics (standard), MYP Science and DP TOK. ...

SIS Unites Across Cultures

SIS Unites Across Cultures

Junheok C., Reporter

November 8, 2019

SIS has been celebrating UN day for more than a decade. And also this year. UN day is the day where students can engage international event with  pride. October 24th was UN day. SIS celebrated this UN day by having special event. It had two main parts - a speech and a parade.  The ambassado...

Fund Raising Spirit Concert at SIS

Fund Raising Spirit Concert at SIS

Alice.T, Reporter

November 2, 2019

To celebrate the beginning of SIS’s Spirit Fund, the school threw a huge concert with inspiring speeches and great music. The Johanneskyrkan church in front of the school’s main building was filled with students, parents and teachers as they gathered for the concert. The entrance hall greeted t...

New to Stockholm? – What should you do?

New to Stockholm? - What should you do?

Dan C., Reporter and Photographer

October 21, 2019

  Djurgården   Djurgården is an island which I like to call ‘The Museum Island’. The reason is because there are so many museums and other fun places that you should go in this island. Here are some of the attractions that I recommend: First of all, there is the famous ...

The Class of Twenty-Twenty is Ready!

The Class of Twenty-Twenty is Ready!

Wilma H., Editor

October 17, 2019

This Friday, ABC Gruppen, who organizes graduations caps for graduates of Stockholm International School as well as other schools around Sweden, visited our school’s seniors. The students got to measure their head and try on different caps to find the perfect size for them as well as design t...

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