A warm and happy 10-Year Reunion

A warm and happy 10-Year Reunion

What a warm (literally!) and wonderful reunion for 90+ Pearson College UWC alumni from PC Years 32, 33, 34 and 35 this summer! The return of these still-youthful adults, together with partners and families, enlivened the entire campus during a West Coast heatwave in...
2018 MISSA MAGIC

2018 MISSA MAGIC

Bylined by Marna Lynn Smith (YR15/1990, Canada-YK), Executive Director Metchosin International Summer School of the Arts In their 34th annual summer session, MISSA enchanted the campus once again, transforming it into a creative hub for an entirely different kind of...
An Empowering Gap Year — Partially on Campus

An Empowering Gap Year — Partially on Campus

After graduating from Pearson College UWC, Regan Greer (YR42/2017, Canada-AB) decided to take a very different kind of gap year. Unlike most of her peers, she did not go to university, sign up with a global gap year program or go traveling. Mind you, she is enrolled...
Being the Only Human on an Island

Being the Only Human on an Island

Aziz Sonawalla (YR 41/2016, India) will be spending this summer as the only human on Race Rocks Ecological Reserve Island. He will be monitoring species activity, collecting environmental data and protecting the reserve from illegal boating practices. It might just be...
Nahuel Rosa – How I found Myself

Nahuel Rosa – How I found Myself

From Community Garden projects in Abu Dhabi, Social Work in New York City to inspiring and teaching students in Argentina, Nahuel “Nanu” Rosa (YR 35/2010, Argentina) did it all and much more. Here is how he told us his story. “When you leave Pearson...
Campus Renewal – A Celebration of Generous Supporters

Campus Renewal – A Celebration of Generous Supporters

Gathering, as we do every day, on the traditional and unceded territories of the Scia’new (Beecher Bay) First Nation, we sometimes pause to consider not only the land upon which we learn and work but also the generous people who help make this possible. In conjunction...