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UWC National Committee of Canada seeks next year’s UWC students

It is that time of year again!  Applications for Canadians who want to attend UWC in 2019 (January 2020 for Waterford Kamhlaba) are open until November 15th.  The UWC National Committee of Canada, through volunteer-run chapters in every province and territory, selects students to attend the 17 UWC schools around the world.  There are currently over 100 Canadians studying at UWC!

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UWC Impact Study

Thoughtful inquiry and engaged analysis are fundamental to the educational process. So, when the UWC decided to learn more about the impact that its educational program has made – and is making – the movement sought to create a study that would utilize those principles.

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President’s Corner

President’s Update – July 2018

Greetings and, to those of us in the Northern hemisphere, happy summer! I am pleased to share an update with you about our campus and community.
First of all, I am pleased to announce that, following her successful first year as Vice-President of Education and Programming, I have appointed Heather Gross, Deputy Head of College for Pearson College UWC, in addition to her responsibilities as Vice President, Education and Programming.

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Taking our Responsibilities Seriously – May 2018 Update

As Head of College, it is my responsibility to ensure that Pearson College is a respectful community and that all members of our community – students, staff, faculty and residents – understand and abide by all related policies, notably our Respectful Community Policy, Non-Discrimination and Accommodation Policy, Gender Diversity Policy and Sexual Misconduct – Sexual Violence Policy.

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