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FIBS Spring General Assembly

Hey IB’er,   Want to see student rights in a different light and give your shot to improving the daily grind of over a thousand IB students across Finland? Wish to have the chance to travel and see Finland and

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Cockade order directions – 2013 graduates

Dear FIBS members in classes of 2013, After a long wait, we are finally proud to announce that all background negotiations are finished and that the official licensed IB cockades are available in bulk from our partners at C.L. Seifert

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Board Meeting 1.3.2013

The fourth meeting of the FIBS 2013 board was held 1.3.2013 at the office of the Finnish Union of Upper Secondary School Students. The minute of the meeting can be found in the link below. The minute of the meeting

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IB School to be opened in Lahti

We’re proud to welcome yet another IB school to Lahti, where Kannaksen Lukio will start offering the IB Diploma programme to upper secondary students in Lahti from 2013 onwards! http://www.ess.fi/?article=404725 (Etelä-Suomen Sanomat 22.2.2013)

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Cockade orders 2013

Over the past weeks, we have received multiple enquiries regarding the ordering of IB cockades in 2013, and we sincerely apologise for the lack of information on the matter. Due to reasons beyond our control, the Finnish director of our

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New web site

Hello and welcome to our new web site! We’re glad to see you here, and would greatly appreciate if we would see you come back with feedback – what would you like to see on our web site? Any features

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University admissions nationwide

Universities in Finland are at present posting highly varying demands for admission for IB diploma holders in comparison to Finnish national diploma holders. An example case is Itä-Suomen Yliopisto, which at present does not allow applications to choose which IB

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