President’s Update – May 2019

Pour la version française cliquez ici. As I look out my window and watch Spring turn to early Summer, I am struck with the parallels to our students’ development over the past months. Those promising little green shoots outside will quickly become supple saplings and...

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“Capping off” Another Incredible Year at Pearson

Reading Time: 2 minutes After last year’s pilot program, Capstone Week and associated year-end activities were retooled based on what was learned in 2018 and to take advantage of naturally-aligned activities such as Vancouver’s global Women Deliver conference. In fact, the structure of many year-end activities will bear a closer resemblance to a Project Week – a learning experience with a proven track record here at Pearson College UWC.

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The Inaugural Race Rocks Challenge is on!

Reading Time: 3 minutes 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.

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“MISSA Magic” for 35 Years at Pearson

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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 Arts (MISSA) has been bringing together a mix of creative adults, attracting both emerging and established artists, to share the beautiful campus of Pearson College UWC and to create and explore in an artistic immersion nestled next to Pedder Bay on the Salish Sea.

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Coach’s Corner…With Pearson’s Own Jake Nixon

Reading Time: 3 minutes Our very own Jake Nixon, Maintenance Technician by day, is Victoria Cougars Assistant Coach and his team just scored the silver medal in the 42-club B.C. junior B circuit. Find out more about Jake and his passion for hockey and Pearson College UWC.

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