by Grace Oh The Extended Essay, an assignment that all IBDP students are required to do, is a topic that many students worry about. The Extended Essay is a 4000-word research paper that takes a year to write. It can be about a topic that the student has a particular interest in where they can carry out independent research or investigation. Mr. Cokerdem, a psychology … Continue reading What on Earth is the Extended Essay?
by Jeong Bin Lee By this time of year, most seniors have already applied for their universities. As final decisions about where seniors are going next year start to be made, Warrior News interviewed a senior to learn more about her experience during the university application process. Sneha R. in 12th grade has applied to various universities located in 5 different countries and has also … Continue reading After High School: The University Application Experience
In the third and final instalment of a Warrior News series on Polish Nationalism, Natalia Sosna looks at the future of nationalism at home and abroad. Over the past year, the idea of Polish nationalism has developed a very negative connotation, becoming just another insult used against the current Polish government party, along with adjectives like “xenophobic” and “racist.” “It is not a surprise. It … Continue reading The Future of Polish Nationalism: A Slippery Slope
by Annabell Werner with additional reporting by Denny Cheong After an exciting opening ceremony the previous day, the first day of the ZYGMUN conference turned out to be a success for delegates, chairs and members of the secretariat. Starting from 8:30 in April 13th, the first official day of debate of the ZYGMUN conference officially began, the first official debating day in ZYGMUN history. In … Continue reading ZYGMUN Conference Gets off to a Great Start
by Annabell Werner From April 12 till April 14th, 2018 the American School of Warsaw will host their first annual MUN Conference, called ZYGMUN. At an Model United Nations (MUN) conference, each student delegate gets a certain country assigned. The delegate then has to act according to this country’s policy towards a certain topic in the debate that depends on each committee. This year our … Continue reading ASW to Host First Ever ZYGMUN Conference