A Way to Support Future Students

A Way to Support Future Students

Reading Time: 2 minutesBy Deborah Walker, Pearson College UWC, Planned Giving Officer Hello — it’s a pleasure to introduce myself through to you. You may be wondering, what is a Planned Giving Officer? Well, very simply, I help people make future donations to...
Cherishing inter-generational relationships

Cherishing inter-generational relationships

Reading Time: 3 minutesFor 18-year old Bella MacMunn (YR 45/2020, Australia), Monday afternoons are certainly among her favourite parts of the week. These are when she leaves all the stress of the rigorous International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma program, competing...
I’ve been on protest lines since I could walk

I’ve been on protest lines since I could walk

Reading Time: 4 minutesInterview by Silke Kegel Applying to UWC, being accepted to a UWC school and finally graduating after two years of studying hard and pushing yourself both mentally and physically shows enormous grit and determination. But every so often,...
Flip Schedule – An Experiment with Change

Flip Schedule – An Experiment with Change

Reading Time: 3 minutesWhen the daylight gets significantly shorter in November, the joy of an additional hour gained when the clock “falls back” quickly fades and the wafting fogs and dull grey skies remind us that winter break is indeed more than a month away. On...
It’s good to be back at UWC, a little older and a little wiser.

It’s good to be back at UWC, a little older and a little wiser.

Reading Time: 3 minutesAlumni-in-Residence program hosts UWC-USA alumna Michelle Luiz (Class of 2015) by Silke Kegel Our current alumna-in-residence, Michelle Luiz, is nature-bound, curious and courageous. She graduated from UWC-USA in 2015 and is currently in her...
Why We Do What We Call the Global Affairs Speaker Series

Why We Do What We Call the Global Affairs Speaker Series

Reading Time: 4 minutesGlobal Affairs is Pearson College UWC’s premier speaker series that draws compelling and engaging experts from around the world and from our own backyard. Pearson’s Speaker Series is free and open to everyone. As resources allow, Global Speakers...