Pearson from the A-I-R perspective

Pearson from the A-I-R perspective

Reading Time: 4 minutesBy Silke Kegel At the end of July we were thrilled to welcome Norbert Jaeger (YR 3/1978, Germany) back home to Pearson College UWC, as the 9th Alumnus-in-Residence program participant. The program encourages alumni to engage in life and learning...
MISSA turned 35 years in 2019!

MISSA turned 35 years in 2019!

Reading Time: 2 minutesBy Marna Smith, Executive Director Metchosin Summer School of the Arts This summer, MISSA, the Metchosin International Summer School of the Arts, celebrated their 35th year on the campus of Pearson College UWC. What started as an idea back in...
Year 44 heads off towards their next adventures

Year 44 heads off towards their next adventures

Reading Time: 10 minutesScholarships, Achievement and “…it’s kind of like Pearson turned my life upside down but, you know, it’s okay!” Pearson College UWC students are again demonstrating their excellence and distinction as they fan out across the world to pursue...
Building Community on Two Continents – Part 2

Building Community on Two Continents – Part 2

Reading Time: 8 minutesLast 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...