President and Head of College Désirée McGraw
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60th anniversary of Lester B Pearson’s Nobel Peace Prize event remarks in Ottawa – 11 Dec 2017
Welcome remarks at the Opening Reception of the Victoria Forum 2017 – 17 Nov 2017
Honouring of outgoing Board Chair at reception after the AGM 2017 — 03 Nov 2017
Remarks at the Annual General Meeting of the Board of Directors – 03 Nov 2017 (FRENCH VERSION)
Bilingual remarks at “Pearson’s Four Faces of Peace” Panel Discussion – 02 Nov 2017
Remarks at the official Opening Ceremony of the academic year 2017-2018 – 31 Aug 2017
Désirée McGraw speaks at the Ottawa Peace Talks
Désirée McGraw’s Speech at Ottawa Peace Talks — 19 April 2016
VIDEO: See the recorded Ottawa Peace Talks here — 19 April 2016
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.
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.read more
At Pearson College UWC, we foster international understanding by bringing together youth from around the world to live, learn and laugh together.read more