Graduation to be Drive-in Style This Year

by Natalia Sosna High school graduation. On the surface level, it’s just an event to mark the end of the school year. But for some, high-school graduation is a deeply rooted tradition in which we take the time to look back on the year, celebrate our achievements, and look forward to the next chapter of our lives. It’s safe to say that the question of … Continue reading Graduation to be Drive-in Style This Year

Warriors Weekly: Episode 4

Hosted by Marcell Veer and Zofia Kowalska, Warriors Weekly Episode 4 checks in with the Polish elections, our hopes for a return to (physical) school, and what the seniors have been up to in the absence of IB exams. You can follow Warriors Weekly on Instagram at Warriors.weekly. Continue reading Warriors Weekly: Episode 4

A Blessing or a Curse? Adjustments Made to the ToK Presentation Schedule

by Fiona Haze As many of the 11th graders have noticed in the HS assessment calendar, Theory of Knowledge (also referred to as ToK) presentations are coming up at the end of May. Presentations are scheduled to take place between the 25th of 28th. However, unlike last year, the Juniors now have a choice whether they want to present at the end of their 11th … Continue reading A Blessing or a Curse? Adjustments Made to the ToK Presentation Schedule

School or No School, Juniors Begin the EE Process

By Maya Sirotin Juniors are currently getting started on their extended essays which are a necessary component of their IB Diploma: Students must receive a minimum of D on their EE to be eligible for the Diploma.  According to Ms. Deo, when it comes to choosing an EE topic, one can consider strategy or interest. While “interest is always extremely important […] to keep you … Continue reading School or No School, Juniors Begin the EE Process

Online School for the Rest of the Year, and the Introduction of a New Schedule

by Marcell Veer Students at ASW were perhaps not surprised to hear the announcement from the Board of Trustees that ASW will remain in virtual school for the rest of the school year. However, the news that followed with an email from Mr. Sheehan was more surprising to many. Following the news of the extended school closure, it was also announced there will be a … Continue reading Online School for the Rest of the Year, and the Introduction of a New Schedule

ZYGMUN Goes Online

by Marcell Veer As schools are cancelled around the world, and events shuttered, one activity seems to live on virtually. I am talking about Model United Nations.  This year, the third annual ZYGMUN conference was set to be held early April at the American School of Warsaw. After the recent restrictions on events being held in ASW, and the subsequent move to virtual school, the … Continue reading ZYGMUN Goes Online