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TASIS Alumna, Veronika Mühlhofer '97

The TASIS Class of 1997 Valedictorian and a Stanford graduate, Ms. Mühlhofer has more than two decades of experience in international sports and event management and is currently the Venue Press Operations Manager for the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris. She shared her impressive journey with TASIS students over the course of a two-day visit in January, marking the second installment of the 2022–2023 TASIS Speaker Series. 

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A Moment a Day

IB Language and Literature students, who read a number of literary works by Czech authors over the course of their two years in the class, visited Prague in early November to explore the city where many of these works are set and where all were written. Alex Gabriel ’23 wrote a thoughtful recap of the deeply meaningful trip.

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TASIS Robotics Program Continues to Shine

Following a banner year that saw the TASIS Middle School Robotics team represent Switzerland at the 2022 FIRST Championship World Festival in Houston, Texas, the TASIS Robotics Program has expanded to the High School level. Mariaurora Rosso ’24 recaps the VEX Robotics qualifying tournament at the International School of Basel, which saw two TASIS High School teams place in the top three.

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Alexia Dochnal ’22

Alexia Dochnal ’22 (Poland) will seek a degree in Comparative Literature at Yale University, where she was admitted early and invited to join the Directed Studies program, a special academic program for first-year students that she was hand-picked for due to her “truly exceptional academic record and broad intellectual interests.” 

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