A Grade 9 CIS student, Tasa Som, impressed the world with her performance in the World Scholar’s Cup, an international debate competition.

She participated in competitions in the Netherlands and the US, and competed against 1500 students from 82 different countries. Tasa won an impressive total of 25 medals, including 17 gold and 8 silver!

Tasa was recently featured in an article in Fresh News, in which she spoke about her hard work and subsequent accomplishments (in Khmer):


She is truly an independent spirit who organized her participation in the competitions and managed her studies all on her own. Congratulations, Tasa, for this amazing effort and for your desire to create, inspire and succeed!