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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...

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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.

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“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 — spent five days at Camp Thunderbird, a regional YM/YWCA camp located in a relatively isolated area in southern Vancouver Island.

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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...

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The Long, Twisting Road to Pearson

Shefa Siegel, in the dual role of Global Politics teacher and Global Affairs Program Coordinator, will be implementing and teaching our first IB Global Politics and related courses starting this September.

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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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President’s Corner

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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President’s Update – Jan 2018

As we begin a new year and school term with refreshed enthusiasm, I would like to update you on the key health, safety and wellness initiatives we have implemented to support and protect students, past and present, who are part of the Pearson College UWC community.

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