Building Community on Two Continents – Part 2

Building Community on Two Continents – Part 2

Reading Time: 8 minutes Last month, we introduced you to community activist and Pearson alum Lama Mugabo (PC YR 2, 1977/Rwanda) and briefly outlined some of his involvement with organizations and individuals working to establish a cultural centre and neighbourhood...
Reunions this summer: A 20 & a 30-Year Reunion

Reunions this summer: A 20 & a 30-Year Reunion

Reading Time: 2 minutesIn August 2019, we will be welcoming back alumni from around the world for their 20 and 30-Year Reunion! Arriving first, from August 4-8, will be years 23, 24, 25 and 26 for their 20-Year reunion. Then from August 11-15, years 14, 15, 16, and 17...
Building Community on Two Continents – Part 1

Building Community on Two Continents – Part 1

Reading Time: 4 minutes Black History Month was first officially recognized in Canada in 1995 following a motion introduced in the House of Commons by the first Black Canadian woman elected to Parliament, the Hon. Jean Augustine. Parliament subsequently and...
A Deeply Spiritual Place

A Deeply Spiritual Place

Reading Time: 7 minutes Pedro Guevara Mann (YR 12/1987, Panama) is a man of deep religious faith who never saw a contradiction between Pearson College UWC’s secularism and his own devout Catholicism. “I never felt attacked, I never felt criticized – I remember a...
“Thank You!” For Class Year Scholarships

“Thank You!” For Class Year Scholarships

Reading Time: 7 minutes By Carly Milloy, Director of Advancement Class Year Scholarships (or Class Campaigns) are a great way for Pearson College UWC alumni to give back to the College by directly supporting current students. Pearson Class Years that take on this...