Inaugural Race Rocks Challenge a Spirit-lifting Success!

Inaugural Race Rocks Challenge a Spirit-lifting Success!

Reading Time: 2 minutes  The inaugural open water Race Rocks Challenge swim on May 25 was an overwhelming, spirit-lifting success with three Pearson College UWC students completing the entire 6000-metre course! Students Mikella Schuettler, Mara Bohm and Hayley...
Honouring a Good Friend & Loyal Supporter

Honouring a Good Friend & Loyal Supporter

Reading Time: 3 minutes Retired Royal Canadian Navy Captain Christopher Pratt is much more than a close friend and Patron of Pearson College UWC, but you would never hear this from the modest nonagenarian. Chris is a passionate and articulate supporter of the United...
Harvard UWC Impact Study

Harvard UWC Impact Study

Reading Time: 2 minutes Over 50 years after the founding of the first UWC college in 1962, the UWC movement continues to educate young people with its mission to “make education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future”. An...
“Capping off” Another Incredible Year at Pearson

“Capping off” Another Incredible Year at Pearson

Reading Time: 2 minutes While students’ minds are firmly on IB exams, completing their extended essays or TOK essays, finalizing their Home Service Projects or lining up the last few details for upcoming post-secondary or other adventures, many on campus are...
The Inaugural Race Rocks Challenge is on!

The Inaugural Race Rocks Challenge is on!

Reading Time: 3 minutes  Come on in, the (cold) water’s fine! This May, a group of Pearson College UWC students are set to take on a largely-unprecedented long-distance, open-water swim from Race Rocks Ecological Reserve to the main dock at the College on Pedder Bay....
“MISSA Magic” for 35 Years at Pearson

“MISSA Magic” for 35 Years at Pearson

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Marna Lynn Smith (YR 15/1990, Canada-YT) It is that time of year again and this one will be a big one! In 2019, MISSA will be celebrating its 35th Summer Session! Every summer since 1984, the Metchosin International Summer School of the...