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Well, I came up with a thought that it'd be nice to know a bit more about our users here, so I came up with this topic.

What you're supposed to do is pretty simple - copy&paste the questions below and then answer next to them. Feel free to skip any questions you don't want to answer.

1. What is your real name?

2. Where are you from?

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

7. When are you graduating?

8. What are your plans for university?

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

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1. What is your real name?

Joel

2. Where are you from?

Finland (Northern Europe)

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

I was looking for help with my Econ commentary and found IBS on Google.

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

I was desperate to get help with the commentary!

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

October 2007

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

Economics HL and Finnish A1 HL

7. When are you graduating?

May 2009

8. What are your plans for university?

Hopefully Oxford, Warwick or LSE - I'd like to study Politics or International Relations.

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

Floorball, Refereeing, Photography, Skiing, Hunting

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

I'd make myself über-Super Admin :P

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1. What is your real name?

Nicole

2. Where are you from?

The US

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

from Hien

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

Hien... i wonder if she knows this???

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

well.... i would have been a junior...so.... oh the agony of math.......2007.... i think

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

spanish and english

7. When are you graduating?

May 2008

8. What are your plans for university?

i am goiing to a medium sized in-state university.... with plans to study abraod in mexico for a minimum of a semester. i will major in marketing (proly an emphasis in advertising) and a minor in Spanish

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

i make jewelry... and well i usually i am on the computer... and reading... not to interesting. :P

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

the logo...lol.... i just read that not that long ago so that is the only yhting i can think of....oh.... the shoutbox..... i always have to post soemthing in ti to get it to refresh, unless i go to a new page.... i would fix that. it is very annoying.

Edited by IBStuck

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1. What is your real name?

Aboo!

2. Where are you from?

Right now I live in Singapore, but I'm from Pakistan

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

Hien/Graeme told me about it and then I checked it out for myself.

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

I liked the (then) intimate feeling since it was only Hien, Elsa and I who were posting all the time.

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

I know! according to gmail 5/4/2007

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

Business & Management

7. When are you graduating?

27th of June, 2008

8. What are your plans for university?

Either Australia or the UK

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

I like to travel, laze on the computer, talk to friends and watch TV.

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

Change the shoutbox, back to the other one. Kill people who open up a month old thread to post, to up their post count.

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We should close the other Who are you thread then :D

1. What is your real name?

Hien

2. Where are you from?

Vietnam

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

Current über-Super Admin person dragged me here

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

über-Super Admin person said I was helping with this whether I liked it or not. Didn't realise "help" meant actually being admin. :)

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

Actually exactly on the 2nd July, 2007

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

History, English

7. When are you graduating?

May 06

8. What are your plans for university?

Am at university. BCommerce

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

Writing, reading, see friends

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

Can't think of any right now :D

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4. What made you register on IB Survival?

Hien... i wonder if she knows this???

Indeed I don't...How did I do this?

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

I know! according to gmail 5/4/2007

That must have been the old forum, no? This forum didn't exist till July. :D

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Indeed I don't...How did I do this?

ha ha..... i mentioned on TSR that i had some math notes that i was sending someone, and you said that if i was sending them the notes would i mind sending you a copy so you could post them on a new IB website. you sent me link in a response to amn email, and i joined! :D that would have been in 2007 sometime.

what is funny is....

i got the confermation email.. and the account didn't work. so i made a new onew quite a few moths later... nad here i am.

Edited by IBStuck

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That must have been the old forum, no? This forum didn't exist till July. :D

Could've been. I remember I was the very first, can I be called a founding member?

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1. What is your real name?

Rebecca

2. Where are you from?

Florida, US

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

I was lucky enough to come across IBS on a facebook group.

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

Its sheer amazingness.

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

October 7, 2007

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

Psychology and History

7. When are you graduating?

2009 (I'm testing in Math and Psychology in M08)

8. What are your plans for university?

I want to go somewhere. Prefrably far far away and get a double major in International Business and Marketing Management.

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

Ya oochoo ruskie yasik. I work more than anyone should, there are a few books i've been menaing to read. I whenever I can (not as often as I would prerfer), and I hang out woth my friends.

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

I don't really know. I wish we had maybe some more IA examples.

Edited by deissi

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1. What is your real name?

Laura

2. Where are you from?

Canada

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

Facebook, thx to Hien's massive advertising haha

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

I was curious =P

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

Half a year ago now I believe

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

ToK .. although I'm not doing too well in the course :D

7. When are you graduating?

08 BABY!! WOOO!!!

8. What are your plans for university?

Eventually get a MD MBA... really not sure still though

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

Gaming... and volleyball haha

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

BRING BACK THE ARCADE WITH MY HIGH SCORES!!! LOL

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1. What is your real name?

- I have no real name B)

2. Where are you from?

- The United States of America - Land of the free and home of the brave (or so they tell us...)

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

- Searching for EE topic help... maybe I should work on that.

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

- I wanted to post, duh.

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

- Mid-Febuary, 2008

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

- Chem HL, hard as can be, but I love it :D

7. When are you graduating?

- May 2009

8. What are your plans for university?

- Somewhere in state for Grad (when MIT and CAL TECH deny me) and then who knows where?

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

- What free time? No, honestly; robotics :D , read, some creative writing, surf the web, hang out with my dog, you know the usual.

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

- ???

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1. What is your real name?

Cameron Butler

2. Where are you from?

New Westminster, BC, Canada

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

Searching for IA help (like almost everyone)

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

I'm not really sure, I just decided too (one of the best decisions of my life :D )

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

October, November-ish of 2007

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

Physics or math, I'm not sure

7. When are you graduating?

May 2008 (almost there!!!!!)

8. What are your plans for university?

Either U of Calgary (if they paid me, which is looking like a good possibility), or McGill. But regardless of the uni, I'm going into chemical engineering, specializing in energy and environmental protection

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

Competitive judo, salsa dancing (on the school performance team), and volunteering on my city's youth council

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

I'd make myself a moderator, ha ha. Then I could have more fun screwing around with people who ask for downloads. :D

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You know it's true Hien. Without your and Elsa's help, I'd have gone a bit crazy (well, more so than I already am :D ).

Yay Ibsurvival.com!!!! Savior of IB students around the world.

Oh, that reminds me. I need to advertise the site at school and get so more new members.

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1. What is your real name?

Kat

2. Where are you from?

USA

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

cruising the internet looking for ideas for my ias

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

i've been looking at the forums for awhile

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

the 7 of march at 1120 pm pst

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

ib theatre and ib english

7. When are you graduating?

2009

8. What are your plans for university?

oit or caltech

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

you can have hobbies while full ib. ok for real acting and speech and debate

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

nothing as of right now

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1. What is your real name?

Hmm..I'll go with my middle name, Victoria :P .

2. Where are you from?

Toronto, Canada

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

I was looking for help on my world lits hehe :P

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

It seemed like a good time to join an IB forum :bawling:

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

Last month

6. What is your favourite IB subject?

Biology, TOK

7. When are you graduating?

May 2008

8. What are your plans for university?

Going to get my undergrad in either life sci or health sci at the universities in my sig (most likely Mcmaster or Queen's) and then get my graduate degree in veterinary medicine :P

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

Hanging out with my friends, playing sports (I love all sports), hiking, reading, watching tv/movies, going out

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

I'm not sure haha

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1. What is your real name? Sara Afifi

2. Where are you from? Currently living in Boden, Sweden, however I have double nationalities, Swedish/Egyptian

3. How did you find out about IB Survival? Googling for some serious IB help, I guess!

4. What made you register on IB Survival? I had to get answers to questions only IB students could possibly understand :lol:

5. When did you (approximately) register here? Not too long ago, this week or so..

6. What is your favourite IB subject? I've got a thing for the languages, Swedish, English, German.. however, I can't say I don't like the other subjects chosen. From the not chosen ones I really hate Physics.

7. When are you graduating? May 09, oh happy month!

8. What are your plans for university? Don't really know yet, why do all keep on asking?! haha, I'm a little stressed about that thing, however I think that in the end I will go for some sort of Political Studies, Middle East Studies, courses concerning religion and defenitly language studies (Arabic, more German, maybe French).. haha, well you see, got too much to choose from!

9. What are your free-time hobbies? Haha, like we've got time for hobbies? Well.. OK, I like Body Jam, interior design, art, clothes and makeup, to read and to travel

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be? I'd make it easier to get the ability to download sample essays etc. :D

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10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be? I'd make it easier to get the ability to download sample essays etc. :P

Aww Godbless the non-VIP :) haha hang in there sara you'll get it soon enough :) مش صعبة كتير. (translation: it's not that hard).

I will do mine! but I have a driving lesson in 10 minutes, and I'm still in my PJs :)

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1. What is your real name?

Patricia.

Spoiler - Click me!
:)

it's Elsa, I wouldn't want it to be Patricia anyway :P

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2. Where are you from?

Armenian/Jordanian/Cypriot

3. How did you find out about IB Survival?

Big G!

4. What made you register on IB Survival?

As I was spending ridiculous amount of time on TSR, I followed Big G and Hien on here, and was made TOK minimod :) then Graeme realized the forum was too young for minimods so he admined me instead (partially because he got sick of fixing the bugs I found himself and told me to do it :) )

5. When did you (approximately) register here?

July 2nd 2007

6. What was your favourite IB subject?

English- given tok isn't a real subjet

7. When are you graduating?

may 07

8. What are your plans for university?

Loughborough Uni

9. What are your free-time hobbies?

Volleyball (though it's more than a hobby now...), reading, spending ridiculous amount of time on here! and running errands really (seriously it's a hobby now! I create things for myself to do when I have free time! good preparation for my house wife days :) )

10. If you could change one thing on IB Survival, what would it be?

Make Joel and Cam my slaves!

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