Celebrating the Songkran Holiday

On Friday, 4 April, NIST celebrated Songkran, the traditional Thai New Year. Students, parents and staff gathered in the Sports Complex to watch the Thai long drum parade and water pouring ceremony, followed by Thai music and dance performances. Following the activities in the sports hall, participants in the event learned how to make Tung (a […]

NIST Student Reaches for the Stars

Only a few weeks ago, NIST student Vanessa Hemmingsen (Year 9) opened an envelope at the NIST campus while surrounded by cameras and grinning friends, to find that she would be competing in The Voice Kids, one of the premiere singing competitions in the world. Her life since has been an exciting—and tiring—whirlwind of activity. […]