Student-led Menstrual Justice Team Legacy Impact

Student-led Menstrual Justice Team Legacy Impact

By Abby Chapman (Year 47/2022, Canada-PEI) This year, Pearson College UWC saw the founding of a new group called, “The Menstrual Justice Team.” Forming this group was the culmination of several years of work from Pearson alumni who fought for menstrual justice on...
Gender Equity and Empowerment Day 2022

Gender Equity and Empowerment Day 2022

By Abby Chapman (YR 47/2022, Canada-PEI), Danielle Mitchell (YR 47/2022, Australia), Araliya Chen (YR 48/2023, Singapore) and Shanaz Bennani (YR 48/2023, Morocco) Last month, Pearson’s student-powered and inspired Gender, Equity, and Empowerment Club hosted “GEE Day,”...
Global Affairs Speakers Series Delivered in 2021-22

Global Affairs Speakers Series Delivered in 2021-22

During 2021-22, the Global Affairs Speaker Series at Pearson focused on the UWC mission and was designed around three main themes: Sustainability, Equity and Peace. The student-driven GA team was made up of four students — Brooke O’Toole (Year 47/2022, Canada),...
Project Week 2022 Impressions

Project Week 2022 Impressions

PROJECT WEEK 2022 IMPRESSIONS After being cooped up on campus and successfully navigating circuit-breaker health protocols, students enjoyed a week off-campus in a variety of different activities. One group of students got their hands on a variety of fabric and sewing...
Standing with Ukraine

Standing with Ukraine

At Pearson College, we continue our dialogue on the situation in Ukraine.  With students from over 85 different countries, we have learned about the history, context, international laws and the most recent United Nation General Assembly resolution affirming the...