Events

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Details about our alumni events will be sent per email to verified alumni.

Would you like to organise an alumni event in your part of the world? Please contact alumni(at)iszl.ch.

Upcoming Events

Alumni Reunion London, January 2019
The United Kingdom

Come have a pint with fellow alumni students, former parents and employees. Invitations sent to confirmed alumni by email. Contact alumni(at)iszl.ch with questions.

 

 

Past Events

Alumni Winter Social, December 2018
Switzerland

ISZL invited alumni students, former parents and employees to join us for drinks and snacks high above Zurich's Bahnhofstrasse.

 

 

Alumni Hot Chocolate Day, 2018
ISZL Riverside Campus

Alumni Relations treated high school students to hot chocolate - just for fun! See photos in our archive.

 

International Thanksgiving, November 2018
Zug, Switzerland
Our alumni community was invited to share in a day of thanksgiving at one of the most beloved of ISZL events: International Thanksgiving. There was a feast for all, Guy Fawks making, and fireworks!

 

Alumni Reunion Amsterdam, November 2018
The Netherlands

Alumni, former parents and former employees of ISZL met for a reunion in Amsterdam. Twenty-nine guests enjoyed time together over drinks and snacks in a private boat overlooking the gorgeous canals. We could not have asked for a better night to network and chat together! See photos in our archive.

 

Alumni Welcome Day, June 2018
Switzerland

Recent graduates who visit the Riverside Campus were welcomed back with lunch on us! This was a great opportunity to see favourite teachers and to enjoy lunch together.

 

Alumni Parent Lunch, June 2018
Switzerland

All Alumni Parents were welcome to join the current Grade 11 and 12 Parents for lunch. This was a perfect opportunity to reconnect with each other and to offer support as children transition from ISZL to university.

 

International Day, May 2018
Switzerland

The ISZL Parents Association invited alumni to join us for International Day 2018. This year, besides non-stop entertainment, there were games for adults and children. Admission was free, but pocket money was still necessary for all the international delights that were for sale.

 

ISZL Gala 2018: Masquerade Ball
Switzerland

Alumni were invited to join us as we enjoy an evening out while raising funds for the Media Production Studio, a project of the Fund for Excellence.

 

 

 

Winter Weekend in Wengen, March 2018
Wengen, Switzerland
ISZL's Chalet Bergheim in Wengen was reserved for an exclusive weekend just for alumni and their guests!

 

Alumni Reunion Boston, January 2018
Boston, USA

30 alums made their way to Boston for food, fun and cocktails. Congrats to raffle prize winners Sheela K. and Suleiman B. Thank you to Sheela K. and Susanna S. for the lovely pictures! See photos in our archive.

 

Alumni Reunion London, January 2018
London, United Kingdom

What a night! 45 alums came out to Londontown for drinks and snacks late into the night. We enjoyed having Mr David Smith, Mr David Monk, Ms Elizabeth Marksteiner and Mr Bradley Eaton along with several alumni parents all in attendance! See photos in our archive.

 

Alumni Winter Social, December 2017
Zurich, Switzerland

Over winter break 55 alumni, former parents and staff gathered over the rooftops of Zurich for some time together. See photos in our archive.

 

International Thanksgiving, November 2017
Zug, Switzerland
Our alumni community was invited to share in a day of thanksgiving at one of the most beloved of ISZL events: International Thanksgiving. There was a feast for all, Guy Fawks making and burning, and fireworks!

 

Alumni Reunion Amsterdam, November 2017
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
What a turn out! For the second year in a row, we had a super group of over 40 alums enjoy eats, drinks and conversation. Mrs Adeline Lordet, High School Maths Teacher, was also in attendance. Congrats to William Jensen and Louisa Enthoven for being our prize winners. See photos in our archive.

 

PhotoFarewell to Dominic Currer, June 2017
Switzerland
Our community came together for a special farewell apéro for our departing Director, Dominic Currer. The evening was a sunny celebration of Dominic's 12 years of outstanding leadership at ISZL. Colleagues, staff, parents and special friends of the school, both past and present, gathered together on Riverside Campus to raise a glass to Dominic and all he has achieved. Surprise guests and special performances made it a wonderful evening to remember.
See photos in our archive.

 

PhotoFarewell to David Monk, June 2017
Switzerland
The ISZL Riverside Campus Parents' Association hosted a special farewell barbecue in honour of the departing Head of High School, David Monk. Parents, both past and present, enjoyed cocktails and burgers in the sunshine, with heartfelt speeches from friends and members of the community. We wish David the best of luck as he heads off on new adventures in the Middle East. See photos in our archive.The ISZL Riverside Campus Parents' Association hosted a special farewell barbecue in honour of the departing Head of High School, David Monk. Parents, both past and present, enjoyed cocktails and burgers in the sunshine, with heartfelt speeches from friends and members of the community. We wish David the best of luck as he heads off on new adventures in the Middle East. See photos in our archive.The ISZL Riverside Campus Parents' Association hosted a special farewell barbecue in honour of the departing Head of High School, David Monk. Parents, both past and present, enjoyed cocktails and burgers in the sunshine, with heartfelt speeches from friends and members of the community. We wish David the best of luck as he heads off on new adventures in the Middle East. See photos in our archive.

PhotoISZL Golf Invitational, May 2017
Switzerland
Alumni were invited to participate in our annual fundraising golf tournament in support of the school's Fund for Excellence.

 

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International Day, May 2017
Switzerland
Food booths, games and prizes! It's no wonder that this is one of the most beloved community events of the year!

 

 

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QuizCo Hosted by the Parents Association, April 2017
Switzerland
Alumni parents, faculty and staff competed with current parents, faculty and staff at the Parents Association's QuizCo night! This game of wit vs. wit was all about what's in your head!

PhotoISZL Gala 2017 Incredible India, March 2017
Switzerland
In support of the Fund for Excellence, this year's gala theme was Incredible India.

 

PhotoNoémie's Hope Benefit Concert, March 2017
Switzerland
Musical performances by students helped benefit the European Leukodistrophy Association and the Theodora Foundation.

 

 

PhotoAlumni Reunion Boston, January 2017
Boston, United States
We had a late night out in Boston with 20 alumni students (from as far back as the Class of 1993!), staff, and their guests. Thank you all for coming and making this evening so special!

See photos in our archive.

PhotoAlumni Reunion London, January 2017
London, United Kingdom
We started a new year by meeting up with ISZL alumni and their guests for drinks and snacks. It was a wonderful opportunity to reconnect and network too! See photos in our archive.

 

PhotoAlumni Holiday Apéro, December 2016
Zug, Switzerland
Our annual tradition was a wonderful opportunity to welcome alumni "home for the holidays"! See photos in our archive.


 

International Thanksgiving, November 2016
Zug, Switzerland
Our alumni community was invited to share in a day of thanksgiving at one of the most beloved of ISZL events: International Thanksgiving. There was a feast for all, Guy Fawks making and burning, and fireworks!

 

PhotoAlumni Reunion Amsterdam, November 2016
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
For the first time ever, we got together in Amsterdam. Forty-seven alumni students, families, staff and friends enjoyed a night out in the Venice of the North. See photos in our archive.

 

PhotoLuzern Campus Celebration, June 2016
Switzerland
Current and alumni community members celebrated 10 years of the Luzern Campus with us. As the campus will close, we were so thankful to celebrate all the wonderful memories created there over the years. See more photos in our archive.

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Alumni Parent Coffee Get-together, June 2016
Switzerland
Alumni parents and current Grade 12 parents enjoyed a coffee together and a chance to meet other ISZL community members.

PhotoHigh School Graduation, June 2016
Switzerland
Parents, family members and alumni tuned in to our live stream to watch this year's graduating class celebrate and relive some of your fond memories of ISZL.

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International Day, May 2016
Switzerland
Food booths, games and prizes! It's no wonder that this is one of the most beloved community events of the year! Thank you, alumni for coming and making this event extra special!

PhotoISZL Golf Invitational, May 2016
Switzerland
Alumni were invited to participate in our annual charity golf tournament in support of the school's Fund for Excellence.

 

 

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QuizCo Hosted by the Parents Association, April 2016
Switzerland
Alumni parents/faculty/staff competed with current parents/faculty/staff at the Parents Association's QuizCo night! This game of wit vs. wit was all about what's in your head!

PhotoISZL Gala 2016 Hollywood Glamour, April 2016
Switzerland
Alumni graduates, students, parents and faculty/staff attended our annual fundraising gala in support of ISZL's Fund for Excellence.

 

 

 

Hot Chocolate DayHot Chocolate Day at Riverside Campus, February 2016
Riverside Campus, Hünenberg, Switzerland
Alumni Relations sponsored free hot chocolate with all the trimmings for our current high school students. What a fun way to come back from winter break!
See more photos in our archive.

PhotoBoston Alumni Reunion, January 2016
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Our alumni and their guests enjoyed an evening together with drinks and nibbles hosted by ISZL Alumni Relations. Dominic Currer announced four raffle prize winners: George Marti, Jackie Hauck, Jennéa Pillay, and Josie Watson. David Monk and Steve Loesche reconnected with recent graduates and Don Kinniburgh shared his experiences as a founding teacher of The Riverside School. Alumna Shanon Hearn and her father Don travelled over 900 km/560 miles to attend the reunion and Pascal Stalder, who attended the Zug Anglo-American School in the 1970s, was also able to attend. What an amazing evening! See more photos in our archive.

PhotoLondon Alumni Reunion, January 2016
London, United Kingdom
Alumni graduates, students, parents and faculty/staff came together during an evening above London city. It was wonderful to see over 45 familiar faces and friends. See more photos in our archive.

PhotoAlumni Holiday Apéro, December 2015
Pier 41, Zug, Switzerland
Alumni students, parents and faculty/staff were invited to annual Alumni Holiday Apéro. Over 50 alumni and a few current faculty/staff members enjoyed drinks, snacks and a prize raffle together.
See more photos in our archive.

ISZL Arts Week, November 2015
Zug, Switzerland
We celebrated the arts at the 5th Annual ISZL Arts Week. There was a wide variety of performances lined up and a student curated exhibition featuring artist in residence Nathan Ford. Thank you all for coming!

International Thanksgiving, November 2015
Zug, Switzerland
Our alumni community shared in a day of thanksgiving at one of the most beloved of ISZL events: International Thanksgiving. There was a feast for all, Guy Fawks making and burning, American football and fireworks!

CoffeeWine and Cheese Evening with the Parents Association, November 2015
Zug, Switzerland
The Parents Association invited all alumni to their annual Wine and Cheese Evening. Wines from Real Wines with Spanish cheese, hams and tapas from des Tapa.

 

CoffeeAlumni Parent Coffee Get-together, November 2015
Zug, Switzerland
Alumni parents and current Grade 12 parents enjoyed a coffee together for a chance to meet other ISZL community members and to share experiences of transitioning from high school to university for them and their students.

 

PhotoE.J. Lux Memorial Soccer Tournament and Homecoming
Friday, September 2015

Riverside Campus, Switzerland
Alumni came "home" to ISZL for the E.J. Lux Memorial Soccer Tournament on September 18, 2015. JV Girls Soccer played International School Basel and Zurich International School. The Sports Booster Club and Alumni Relations provided a meal for all alumni and a snack for all seniors who attended. ISZL branded spirit wear was on sale and Eddie Eagle (ISZL’s mascot) made a special appearance. GO EAGLES! See more photos in our archive and watch the video.

August ZemoMemorial Service for August Zemo, Founder and former Director of The Riverside School
June 2015
Kilchberg, Switzerland
Family, friends and colleagues of August "Auggie" Zemo (1941-2015) gathered to celebrate his life. Many wonderful stories of this great educator were shared. Those who didn't know Auggie well were able to get to know him better through his living memory.
See more photos in our archive.

CoffeeAlumni Parent Coffee Get-together, June 2015
Zug, Switzerland
Alumni parents and parents of the Class of 2015 enjoyed a morning together over coffee and chatted about "life after ISZL". Many parents found this helpful in knowing what to anticipate as their new graduate prepares for university and the real world.

 

Golf logo2015 ISZL Golf Invitational, Wednesday, May 2015
Golfpark Holzhäusern, Switzerland
Alumni Relations invited alumni to participate in the 2015 ISZL Golf Invitational. This golf tournament was organised in support of the Fund for Excellence. Parents, staff, alumni, and friends of ISZL enjoyed an 18-hole game of golf, snacks, prizes, an after tournament apéro and awards ceremony. See more photos on our website.

Hot Chocolate DayHot Chocolate Day at Riverside Campus, January 2015
Riverside Campus, Hünenberg, Switzerland
Alumni Relations handed out free hot chocolate to all high school students as a back-from-break treat.
See more photos in our archive.

Alumni AperoAlumni Apéro, December 2014
Pier 41, Zug, Switzerland
Alumni came home for the holidays and celebrated with drinks and snacks. Over 40 alumni students, parents and staff enjoyed an evening together while catching up about years past.
See more photos in our archive.

Alumni visiting ISZLHomecoming, September 2014
The Riverside Sports Field, Hünenberg, Switzerland
Alumni were invited to “come home” to the Riverside Campus and support ISZL’s Varsity Girls Soccer team at their invitational while enjoying food and drink provided by the Sports Booster Club and Alumni Relations. Spirit wear was on sale, too! Our alumni had reason to show their Eagle Pride when the Varsity Girls bought the soccer tournament trophy to ISZL after winning several matches against IS Basel, ICS Zurich and Zurich IS. GO EAGLES!
See more photos in our archive.

Martin Latter SculptureMartin Latter Memorial, June 2014
ISZL Zug Campus, Walterswil, Switzerland

In honour of Martin Latter, the beloved former Director and owner of the International School of Zug, the ISZL Board of Trustees commissioned a bronze sculpture to be placed in the groups of the Zug Campus. The memorial event was attended by relatives, friends, alumni and ISZL staff who gathered to remember Martin's legacy.
See more photos in our archive.

 

Alumni Rugby 2012Alumni Rugby Game 2012
The Riverside Sports Field, Hünenberg, Switzerland
The ISZL Varsity Rugby team participated in its first alumni match in September 2012. Despite the strength and talent of the varsity squad, the team was misguided in thinking it would be an easy, jovial match.

Final score: Alumni 5, ISZL Varsity 12
Read the match report here. See more photos in our archive.

 

ISZL Alumni Reunion 2011London Alumni Reunion 2011
Hoxton Grill Lounge, London, UK
ISZL, Copenhagen International School, The American School in Switzerland, Lugano, International School of Lausanne, American School of Paris, and Zurich International School took part in this unique reunion event celebrating alumni who often alumni of more than one international school. Guests enjoyed complimentary drinks and appetizers while having the opportunity to network with fellow ISZL and international school alumni, families, and faculty.

See more photos in our archive.

ISZL Alumni Reunion 2010New York Alumni Reunion 2010
Havana Room, New York City, USA
Spirits were high as alumni from ISZL, American School of Paris, Copenhagen International School, International School of Geneva, International School of Brussels, Benjamin Franklin International School of Barcelona, American School of Madrid, Ecolint, and Zurich International School enjoyed meeting with fellow ISZL and international school alumni, families, and faculty.
See more photos in our archive.