Forgotten Heroes Do Exist: A Journey in Omgoi

Forgotten Heroes Do Exist: A Journey in Omgoi

It all started when I overheard my father telling my mother about a medical trip that he would not be able to attend due to a conference. It would have faded into memory if I had not overheard the key word: “Omgoi”. Omgoi? Here was a word that brought to mind crisp, cool air and […]

Taking Child Labour out of Supply Chains

Taking Child Labour out of Supply Chains

The International Labour Organization (ILO), supported by the Delegation of the European Union to Thailand and in collaboration with NIST, marked the 2016 World Day against Child Labour with a live talk, calling on young people to be aware of child labour in global supply chains. The live talk on “Ending Child Labour and Unacceptable […]

Beyond Giving: The NIST Microcredit Bank

Beyond Giving: The NIST Microcredit Bank

Poverty and the cycle it perpetuates through generations represent an age-old problem that many view as a constant in life. A group of students and teachers at NIST don’t believe that a solution is so unfathomable, and they are tackling the issue head-on through the NIST Microcredit Bank (NMB). Created as a student-run service group with […]

NIST & Danes Worldwide Explore New Language Programme

NIST & Danes Worldwide Explore New Language Programme

By its nature international education fosters the development of language and cultural exchange. In Thailand, NIST has taken a lead in this vital area through the World Languages Programme. Our school is now seeking to enrich language and cultural exchange further by expanding these opportunities to the greater community. On 31 March 2016 NIST, Danes Worldwide and […]

Mixed Up! Returns to NIST This Friday

Mixed Up! Returns to NIST This Friday

Mixed Up! is an annual fundraising concert held at NIST, where students from international schools around the Bangkok area join together for a night of awesome music. Performers of all kinds bust out their best chords to win the battle of the bands, with other members of the community attending to cheer on their friends and family, […]

World-Renowned Buddhist Monk Speaks at NIST

World-Renowned Buddhist Monk Speaks at NIST

​While Thailand and much of Asia share a rich Buddhist tradition, its philosophy and perspectives have only made stronger inroads in the West over the last century. One of the driving forces behind its growth is Ajahn Brahmavamso Mahathera, better known as Ajahn Brahm, a British monk whose journey led him from the study of theoretical […]

NIST Officially Launches Partnership with Chelsea FC

NIST Officially Launches Partnership with Chelsea FC

On Friday, 20 November NIST and the ​Chelsea Football Club Foundation officially marked the opening of Chelsea FC Soccer School Bangkok. The soccer school aims to offer opportunities for all young players, male and female, from ages 4 to 16 years old to connect through a very unique and authentic Chelsea FC Foundation programme. Chelsea FC Foundation International Development Manager Ian […]

NIST Unites for Pinktober

NIST Unites for Pinktober

On Thursday, 9 October 2015, NIST International School was proud to host its annual Pinktober event. Now in its fifth year, Pinktober aims to raise awareness of the prevention and treatment of breast cancer. It is held as a fundraising event with the goal to directly affect our school community by supporting and contributing towards the […]

Khun Mechai Opens the Learning Commons at NIST

Khun Mechai Opens the Learning Commons at NIST

Over a hundred NIST parents, teachers and students joined together on Thursday, 8 October 2015 to celebrate the opening of The Mechai Learning Commons, an educational space created to support information technology, online learning, tutoring, exploration, content creation, reading and study. The facility, made possible through the generous funding of Khun Mechai Viravaidya and family, […]

Nepal RISE: Earthquake Relief Campaign

Nepal RISE: Earthquake Relief Campaign

Donate to the Nepal RISE campaign online. With the current humanitarian crisis in Nepal, we know that many are eager to help and are actively searching for effective outlets to channel their support. NIST International School and the JUMP! Foundation are partnering in the launch of Nepal RISE, a global effort to increase awareness, generate support, […]