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5 Things New Students Should Know About Vietnam

Viet Than, Editor

August 13, 2013

Filed under Creative Writing, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Opinion, Student Life, Top Stories

230 new students will start their first school year at UNIS today. Beautiful as Vietnam can be, there are a few things that can be remarkably different from other places of the world. Here are 5 you should know: The Heat: Vietnam ...

Korean ice cream a hit with students

James Carpy, Flame Reporter

April 18, 2013

Filed under Food and Drink, Lifestyle

Bungeoppang is the Korean fish shaped cake and the Binggrae Company offers an ice cream novelty based on bungeoppang. The ice cream variation of bungeoppang features a similar shape with a soft waffle-like crust and the inside...

Hanoi Mathematics Olympiad features best and brightest of UNIS mathletes

Viet Than, Flame Reporter

April 18, 2013

Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

On the 19th and 21st of February, over 40 students sacrificed their 50 minute lunch time in the class of Mr. Moyale and Mr. Fairbairn to do, of all things, a math test. It was not detention, it was not suspension, it was not because th...

THURSDAY TUNES: Songs That Will Relax Your Mind

Hiong Lin Tam, The Flame's Reporter

March 14, 2013

Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyle, Music, Top Stories

                It’s customary for an average teenager to dislike the IB. Because who wants to sit through class on an uncomfortable chair at an uncomfortable desk 7 ...

UNIS APAC Band Performance in Hong Kong Was a Great Success

So Yeon Jeong, The Flame's Reporter

March 14, 2013

Filed under Music, News, Student, Top Stories

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

HS Senate Winter Social Was A Success

Vikkie-Elmeri Malinen, The Flame Reporter

February 25, 2013

Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

From the outside the HS Senate Winter Social on Friday, January 25, didn’t seem like a social activity where people were having fun. Once one saw those few friends you had hoped to see and started socializing with people, one...

One Thousand Paper Cranes Continues to Make a Difference

Jin Sun Park, The Flame Reporter

February 22, 2013

Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

                    There is a wide variety of Community Service groups at UNIS. One of those involved is a group named One Thousand Paper Cranes, which is ...

Mr. Gangi Introducing The New Tablet Police

Barbara Vu Thien, The Flame Reporter

February 22, 2013

Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life, Top Stories

            On January 31st the IB economics class led by Mr John Gangi at UNIS Hanoi introduced a new system to their “little economy.” Now the students are assigned jobs like the ba...

Standing desks introduced at UNIS

Minh Ngo, The Flame Reporter

January 29, 2013

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...

“Doomsday” Comes and Goes

James Carpy, The Flame Reporter

January 11, 2013

Filed under Lifestyle, Top Stories

The world did not end on December 21, 2012. Another prediction proved wrong. The story started with claims that Nibiru, a supposed planet discovered by the Sumerians, was heading toward the Earth. This catastrophe was initially predicted for May 2003; but when nothing happened, the doomsday date was po...

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