From Lukov With Love – Book Review

By Sophie Bono Are you looking for a sports, friends-to-enemies-to-partners-to-lovers contemporary fiction novel? If your answer to that question is “oh yes” then the 2018 novel From Lukov With Love is for you. From Lukov With Love is a contemporary romance novel written by Marianna Zapata,  well known for her sports romance novels, such as … Continue reading From Lukov With Love – Book Review

COVID 19 Restrictions – The Effect on School Life

By: Clara Amry American International School, art classroom, COVID 19 restrictions COVID 19, the global pandemic that started in 2020, has taken over much of the lives of teachers and students. Initially in 2020, when the virus came to Austria, Vienna shut down schools, shops, and workplaces in order to create a safer environment, and … Continue reading COVID 19 Restrictions – The Effect on School Life

Mission 11: Pots on your Lids and Computers on Standby. What Does it Mean?

A Commentary on Austrian Politics By: Nicola Ulm What does the recession mean for Austria? How is the government trying to curb a potential energy crisis in Europe? Austrian citizen or not, the Austrian ministry for climate, (Sustainability and Energy Efficiency) has released multiple suggestions for saving energy this winter. Known as Mission 11, it … Continue reading Mission 11: Pots on your Lids and Computers on Standby. What Does it Mean?

Austrian Presidential Elections 2022 – Candidates and Results

By: Clara Amry On the 9th October 2022, the Austrian presidential elections were held after four years, the last one being held in 2016. Although many predicted the reelection of Alexander Van Der Bellen, who has been the Austrian federal president for the past six years, the results of this year's election have confirmed this. … Continue reading Austrian Presidential Elections 2022 – Candidates and Results

Kingdom of the Wicked Review

By: Sophie Bono Kingdom of the Wicked is the first novel in the Kingdom of the Wicked trilogy written by Kerri Maniscalco. Although it was published in 2020, it became popular over booktok, which is books explained on TikTok and booktube, which is the book recommendation world on Youtube, in 2021. The novel revolves around … Continue reading Kingdom of the Wicked Review

The Argument for a Beach Volleyball Club at AIS

By: Anna Pruess It is a widely known fact that sports and other forms of physical activity have a positive effect on both the physical and the mental health of people of all ages, including teenagers.  At AIS Vienna, sports teams such as basketball, volleyball, track and field, cross country, baseball, softball, swimming, tennis, and … Continue reading The Argument for a Beach Volleyball Club at AIS

How the Ukraine Crisis Has Affected AIS

By: Esha Banerjee Just a few months ago, Russia launched a full-scale invasion against Ukraine, spurring one of the largest European wars since World War II. This conflict has shocked the world- more than three million refugees have left the country, and thousands have been killed in the crossfire. Europe is primarily dealing with the … Continue reading How the Ukraine Crisis Has Affected AIS