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Archival Project – Meet Monique

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Hard work, but also lots of fun

It is with great pride and awe that I meet individual students who went through such disparate, yet meaningful, selection processes to get here.  Welcome to them, and welcome back to our many students, faculty, staff, volunteers and residents who make Pearson College UWC such a special place to live and work.

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How We SPELL at Pearson!

SPELL is the Summer Program for English Language Learning— a program co-led by Kim Meredith and dedicated alumni volunteer Dani McArthur of the on-campus Tiny House. This year, we had seven first-year students on campus for a 10-day program (August 17-27) of English Language Learning support prior to the arrival of their co-years.

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Meet our Houseparents – Japan House

Guy and Christine Ouradou are new to the role of houseparents but are far from strangers to the campus. Many people here know them both as long-standing volunteers and eager ecoguardians at Race Rocks Ecological Reserve.

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President’s Corner

Meet Evan, our first Pearson Fellow!

We would like to welcome Evan Guy back to campus as our first-ever Pearson Fellow. This is a new program we are piloting with a view to engaging graduates of United World Colleges other than Pearson (for which we already have the Alumni-in-Residence program, Alumni & Community House, Life After Pearson,  Alumni Reunions on campus, gatherings across Canada and around the world, etc.).

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Message de la Présidente – Été 2017

Astronaute, ingénieure, athlète accomplie, pianiste et choriste, Julie Payette reflète le meilleur du Canada et incarne les valeurs du mouvement United World Colleges, à savoir le service à la collectivité, l’excellence et l’engagement à faire de l’éducation une force qui unit les peuples, les nations et les cultures au profit de la paix et d’un avenir durable.

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