Supported, Challenged, Inspired at PSCL

Supported, Challenged, Inspired at PSCL

The first ever Pearson Seminar on Collaborative Leadership (PSCL), a program for adults developed after the hugely successful youth program PSYL, is coming to an end and we went and met with the team to hear what they had to say about this brand-new program. It was a...
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...
“Piloting” a Course for Future Success

“Piloting” a Course for Future Success

Two academic year-end pilot program initiatives made for a very busy and productive cap to the 2017/18 school year for both Year 44 and Year 43 cohorts. The majority of Year 44 — students who have completed the first year of their program at Pearson College UWC...
Year 43 Makes their Post-Pearson Way into the World

Year 43 Makes their Post-Pearson Way into the World

Pearson College UWC Year 43 students have officially sailed away from Pedder Bay to harbours near and far! While some students are still formulating their plans for the upcoming year (and plans are sometimes in flux or subject to change), Universities Counsellor Becky...
The Long, Twisting Road to Pearson

The Long, Twisting Road to Pearson

Shefa Siegel admits it up front during an interview. “I’m unfamiliar with being on the receiving end of the questions,” he laughs, speaking on the line from UWC Adriatic in Italy. Siegel, who will take on the dual role of Global Politics teacher and Global Affairs...
Pearson College UWC’s Digital Archive is Live

Pearson College UWC’s Digital Archive is Live

Story by Monique Grenier, UBC Masters of Library and Information Science; Former Pearson College UWC Intern Pearson College UWC is excited to announce the release of the new digital preservation and access platform which allows students, faculty, alumni, and...