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ZIS Global Community

The ZIS Global Community platform allows you to both re-connect with old classmates as well as utilize the trusted Zurich International School environment to expand your professional network.

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Welcome to the Alumni Community

Past students, parents of alumni, and former faculty and staff are all part of a one-of-a-kind and ever-growing community. It is a network that crosses the globe and generations. We are tied by experience, not location.

Explore how you can connect, celebrate and inspire!

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Connect

ZIS Global Community allows you to both re-connect with old classmates as well as utilize the trusted Zurich International School environment to expand your professional network.

Celebrate

Celebrate milestones together. Register for alumni events, ZISMeets or reunions and remember your ‘home away from home.’

Inspire

Participate in campus-based or online career events by offering to be a guest speaker, host interns, or hiring a member of our community in your company.

 

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Nominations for the 2024 John Mattern Award are now open:

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ZISMeets New York

Date: Thursday, May 9, 7-9 pm
Location: The Lavaux Wine Bar, 630 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014
Cost: CHF 15

Join us at The Lavaux Wine Bar in New York City! Reconnect with old friends, meet new ones, and celebrate our AISZ/IPSZ/ZIS legacy, all in a quintessential Swiss venue where rustic charm meets urban elegance. 

Mark your calendars for this unforgettable night of connection and celebration. We look forward to seeing you in New York City!

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Dan Floersheimer Photography Retrospective

The Dan Floersheimer Photography Award Retrospective 

Date: April 10, 17:00-18:30
Location: ZIS Upper School

Join us for a retrospective and apero to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Dan Floersheimer Photography Award. The event will showcase the work of past award recipients.

Dan Floersheimer, Class of 1977, established the Photography Scholarship to honor outstanding photographic talent within the student body. Inspired by his passion for the art form, this award is given annually to students to support their studies and encourage their creativity.

Please register by Friday, March 23

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Science & Innovation Exhibition

Science and Innovation Exhibition

Date: April 23, 17:00-19:00
Location: ZIS Upper School Theater

The inaugural Science and Innovation Exhibition at ZIS will take place on April 23. Modeled on our highly popular arts festivals, the evening will showcase student work across the breadth of our STEM programs in and out of the classroom. 

Join us, and you will have the opportunity to connect with industry professionals, speak with teachers about the curriculum, and learn how to become more involved. It's also a chance to introduce our younger minds to and ignite their curiosity about STEM!

Please register online by April 12 using this link.

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Class of 2014 reunion

Class of 2014 10-Year Reunion

Date: Saturday, July 13 - 17:00-19:00
Location: ZIS Secondary Campus, Moosstrasse 15, 8134 Adliswil
Cost: CHF 25

Time flies, and it's hard to believe it's been 10 since the class of 2014 graduated! It's time to reconnect, reminisce, and make new memories at the 10-year class reunion.

Register now for the Class of 2014 reunion. Attendees are invited to bring a guest along.

Looking forward to catching up and celebrating together. 

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Class of 2004 reunion

Class of 2004 20-Year Reunion

Date: Saturday, August 3 - 17:00-19:00
Location: ZIS Secondary Campus, Moosstrasse 15, 8134 Adliswil
Cost: CHF 25

Can you believe it's been two decades since we celebrated as the graduating Class of 2004? Time flies by! Let's reunite, relive our cherished moments, and create fresh memories at our 20-year reunion.

Don't miss out on the opportunity to join us in August. We invite everone to bring a plus one to share in the festivities.

Looking forward to celebrating this milestone together!

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Alumni Voices

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Pete Morgan, Class of 2004

Pete Morgan, Class of 2004 (2000-04), Composites Engineering Technology Instructor at Bellingham Technical College

My Working Day - Pete Morgan (Class of 2004)

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Teresa Gemperle, Class of 2014 (2008-14)

Teresa Gemperle, Class of 2014 (2008-14), Digital transformation specialist and Partnerships Manager for Girls in Tech. 

My Working Day - Teresa Gemperle, Class of 2014

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Sylvia Cediel, Class of 1995

Sylvia Cediel, Class of 1995 (1993-95), Deputy Public Defender in the San Francisco Public Defender’s Office.

My Working Day - Sylvia Cediel, Class of 1995

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Benji Rosen

The human angle Benji’s Humans of Covid-19 Instagram account showed the shocking, real-life impact of the pandemic on frontline healthcare professionals.

My Working Day - Benji Rosen, Class of 2010

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Sophia Marti, Class of 2006

Sophia Marti, Class of 2006 (2001-06) on the challenges of running her own marketing business.

My Working Day - Sophia Marti, Class of 2006

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Masood Razaq

Masood Razaq, Class of 1992 (1990-92), is founder and director of Verdacore, a boutique advisory and project development firm. 

Small World - Mazood Razaq, Class of 1992

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Erika Darmstaedter

From self-styled ‘ski bum’ to award-winning ad agency leader, Erika Darmstaedter (Class of 1981 (1979-81) is proof that there’s more than one route to success.

Small World - Erika Darmstaetder

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Lucille Burgo-Black

Dr Lucile Burgo-Black, Class of 1970 (1965-70), is Assistant Clinical Professor Medicine at Yale, and also works to ensure that veterans get the best care.

Small World - Dr Lucile Burgo-Black, Class of 1970