UNIS Hanoi News: Get Your Curiosity Burning

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The Great UNIS Lake of 2013

Viet Than, Editor

August 20

Filed under Creative Writing, Entertainment, News, Student, Top Stories

Although storms are quite dreadful things, being all big stormy and just generally very loud, not often do we get quite a sight such as this: This is the UNIS football (or soccer) field, host for a myriad of MRISA soccer tournaments, and just a few days b...

Orientation Session & BBQ: Going Back to School

Viet Than, Editor

August 20

Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyle, News, Opinion, Student, Top Stories

Meeting new faces and laughing with old ones. There is something for everybody at the Orientation Session and the BBQ. On the day before classes began for the 2013-14 school year, the annual Orientation Session was hosted at...

IB Exams provide the final test of high school for Seniors

Barbara Vu Thien, Flame Reporter

May 16

Filed under News, Student

The best and the worst thing to happen to a teenager is finishing high school. This year’s seniors of UNIS Hanoi have been recently falling asleep on the couch in the common room and falling asleep on their lunch trays. Why...

Joan Baez’s visit to UNIS inspires students, teachers and parents

Jin Sun Park, Flame Reporter

April 18

Filed under News, Student

Joan Baez visited UNIS on 3rd of April. For her visit, the whole school had a special assembly arranged for one hour, held in the UNIS Sports Center. Not only students and teachers, crowds of parents stood on the second floor of t...

Joan Baez visits UNIS during her first trip back to Vietnam in 40 years

Barbara Vu Thien, Flame Reporter

April 18

Filed under News, Student

The whole UNIS community gathered at the sports center on April 3rd to welcome Joan Baez, an inspirational peace activist from the Vietnam War (1959-1975). Mrs. Joan Baez was warmly welcomed to Hanoi; she is a truly inspiring ...

UNIS APAC Band Performance in Hong Kong Was a Great Success

So Yeon Jeong, The Flame's Reporter

March 14

Filed under Music, News, Student, Top Stories

                            From February 27th to March 3rd, the UNIS APAC Band travelled to Hong Kong, in ord...

Vietnamese Students Community in UNIS Delivering the Splendid Tet Performance

Linh Pham, The Flame Editor

February 25

Filed under News, Student, Top Stories

                    On February 7th, three days before the start of the new lunar calendar and Year of the Snake, UNIS Vietnamese Middle/High Sc...

Habitats for Humanities Organizing Head Shaving Event

James Carpy, The Flame Reporter

February 25

Filed under News, Student

The Habitat for Humanity service group is having a head-shaving charity event soon. The Flame interviewed student Seung Yoo Yang for more details about the event. Why are you doing head shaving? Throughout the past few wee...

Sydney’s Talent Show (Call It Talent: Hanoi)

Vikke-Elmeri Malinen, The Flame Reporter

February 25

Filed under Student, Top Stories

                          Call It Talent: Hanoi was a tremendous event showcasing many different talents. This rep...

Standing desks introduced at UNIS

Minh Ngo, The Flame Reporter

January 29

Filed under Lifestyle, News, Student, Student Life, Top Stories

Feeling tired of sitting all day at school? Do you know that, according to various research, if people prolong this habit, their lives will be shortened by two years?  Scary, isn't it? This is why Mr. Garland has introduced standing des...

San-nate Workshop

VIet Than, Chief Editor

December 14

Filed under News, Student, Top Stories

While actors are putting on their premium steel swords or silk dresses in the auditorium, 10 little elves are hunchback on a mountain of candy canes ready to be delivered to high school students tomorrow. For the holiday season, the H...

UNITEES – Tees that Unite and Make a Change

Barbara Vu Thien, Flame Reporter

December 3

Filed under News, Student, Student Life, Top Stories

Bored with plain white t-shirts? Don’t have anything to wear to school? Well say no more because the UNIS microfinance group is creating UNITEES (get it? Unity, tees, UNIS… it’s pure genius). Hold on, you can also help ...

UNIS Hanoi News: Get Your Curiosity Burning
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