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Ishitaa Nayyar, Preksha Prashanth, Ishana Tupe, Anjali Joshi, and Seher Nijhawan visit the Indian Embassy with Founder Nirmal Jain to present the ¥310,000 they raised for Sapna's COVID relief efforts. Also in the picture are Ambassador Sanjay Kumar Verma and Mrs. Gunjan Verma.

COVID Fundraiser Raises Money, But Also School Spirit

Manasvi Bardia, Editor June 25, 2021

IISJ’s first-ever COVID fundraiser was a resounding success with over ¥300,000 raised in a single week. From bake-offs and candy jar competitions to basketball shootouts and principal-for-a-day lotteries,...

Olympics: To Attend or Not to Attend

Olympics: To Attend or Not to Attend

Sneha Vanmali, Hibiki Reporter June 25, 2021

Excited about the Olympics? Sentiment is divided among IISJ students about the upcoming Games. Many have tickets to events but are reconsidering their attendance due to the pandemic.  "I want to go,...

Mr. Tanmay Goel speaks to IISJ Seniors and Juniors during Career Chat.

Career Chat: Tanmay Goel, Product Manager at Rakuten

Sahana Vijay, Hibiki Reporter June 25, 2021

Deciding what to major in college is always the million dollar question. Law? Engineering? Medicine? IT? To give students access to real-life stories and professionals, IISJ debuted a talk series called...

IISJ Sweeps Hackathon Against Other International Schools

IISJ Sweeps Hackathon Against Other International Schools

Aditya Sundar, Writer May 6, 2021

Teams from IISJ swept the top spots at the recent ASIJ Hackathon. Using Python, the teams had to make a functioning software to help communities affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.  Unlike regular Hackathons,...

Online TedxYouth@Tokyo Event Draws Over Capacity Crowd

Online [email protected] Event Draws Over Capacity Crowd

Dharshini Bharathi, Writer May 6, 2021

[email protected] was held online for the first time in its history this year. While it lacked the cheerful audience and vibrant atmosphere of past events, it made up for it by attracting an even bigger...

Hasta La Vista, COVID-19?

Hasta La Vista, COVID-19?

Darshan Shivakumar and Aditya Sundar January 20, 2021

The need of the hour is a vaccine against COVID-19 and the million-dollar question is, “When will it arrive in Japan?” According to the Mainichi News, over 3000 people are getting infected every day...

How to Receive Your Stimulus Money

How to Receive Your Stimulus Money

Aditya Sundar, Reporter May 15, 2020

As part of Japan’s pandemic economic stimulus plan, the government will give ¥100,000 to every resident. Here is what you need to know to apply:  Who is eligible for the aid? There are no age...

Remaining Exams Cancelled for CBSE Schools Outside India

Remaining Exams Cancelled for CBSE Schools Outside India

Last time IISJ postponed Board Exams was during the 2011 earthquake.
Lucy Lin, Reporter March 18, 2020

India's Central Board of Secondary Education announced this week that the remainder of the 10th and 12th grade Board Exams will be cancelled. The Exams had been postponed earlier as a precautionary measure...

Seniors Celebrate at Year End Farewell Party

Seniors Celebrate at Year End Farewell Party

HyoJoo Kim, Reporter March 18, 2020

In what may have been the last time they got together as a group, IISJ's Class of 2020 danced, ate, and celebrated at their annual year end Farewell Party last month. The theme was "Dancing in the Moonlight." "We...

IISJ's Samran Shahid takes the stage during TedxYouth@Tokyo.

Below, Shafi Tasheed talks about all the bad first impressions he has made in his lifetime.

[email protected] Features IISJ Speakers

Planning for this year's event already underway.
Darshan Shivakumar, Reporter March 18, 2020

[email protected] is an annual event where speakers have to audition for a spot. Two IISJ students were chosen from among 50 applicants and they didn’t disappoint.  Recalling how he is haunted by the...

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