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25. Thomas Martin Ronald Groves (LGB 2003)

Posted By Alumni Office, lundi 22 septembre 2014
Thomas Groves1. How long did you spend at Ecolint?
Four years at LGB.

2. How did you come to attend Ecolint in the first place?
My father, Stuart Groves, worked for OHCHR and my mother, Heidi Groves, teaches Class 3 in LGB Primary.

3. Which teacher had the biggest impact on you and how?
Every teacher I had the pleasure of being a student to guided me in the direction I have taken and for which I am aiming.

4. What was your favourite spot on campus and why?
The rugby pitch as this is where we played rugby and cricket on a daily basis.

5. What was your favourite place in the wider region, and why?
Mont Salève is one of my favourite places because I used to go camping there with my group of friends.

6. Describe your life today, where you live and what you do.
I am a university lecturer teaching graphic design, photography, video and advertising production. I also own a photography studio, www.phamaiphotos.com, with my wife, Mai Techaphan-Groves, and cover many international events as well as portrait and wedding photography. I currently live in Hua Hin, Thailand.

7. What should be Ecolint's top priority as it approaches its 100th anniversary?
Continue to prepare students for the world after Ecolint.

8. What "words of wisdom" would you pass on to today's Ecolint students?
Take advantage of the amazing networking opportunities of your teachers and your fellow students.

9. What has been the biggest impact of your Ecolint education on your life?
It prepared me to face the world we are living in today and to confront challenges in a rational and educated manner. Trust me, if I could survive Mr. Smith’s math classes I know I can survive any challenge that comes my way.

 


 

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