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3rd Oct 2019 by admin,
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8 Lessons Learned at the Homestays

Homestays are a chance to immersively experience an overnight stay with the rural Indian families so that students can get to know people outside of their group of peers campus. Most importantly, it is an opportunity to learn something about themselves from a brief but hopefully intense encounter with others without whom we might not…

3rd Oct 2019 by admin,
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MUWCI at the United Nations – Pioneers of Inclusive Communities

If you were to sit at any table during lunch break at MUWCI, chances are you’ll be drawn into a conversation about inclusion, the oh-so-many exciting things happening in Triveni, a really potent class on intersectionality, social change and what that really means, and so on. All of this and more was showcased in it’s…

3rd Oct 2019 by admin,
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Appointment of the new Deputy Head of College

UWC Mahindra is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Charlotte K. Blessing as the new Deputy Head of College. This announcement concludes a rigorous search steered by the Head of College, Soraya Sayed Hassen. Charlotte brings with her close to two decades of experience of being an educator and also the very unique experience of…

27th Jun 2019 by admin,
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How has UWC changed the world – Harvard’s UWC Impact Study has been launched!

Over 50 years after the founding of the first UWC college in 1962, the UWC movement continues to educate young people with its mission to “make education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future”. An education based on the UWC educational model is believed to empower young people to become…

20th Jun 2019 by admin,
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Towards Greener Pastures… Arsalan’s Story (MUWCI Class of 2021)

Arsalan Padder, Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir(Selected for MUWCI Class of 2021)Arsalan Padder is a very bright, academically brilliant and highly motivated student from Anantnag, Kashmir in India, who has been selected to attend UWC Mahindra College in the academic year 2020-2022 on a full scholarship. He comes from a humble family background, his father being a…

28th Dec 2018 by admin,
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Appointment of the new Head of College

The Board of UWC Mahindra is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Soraya Sayed Hassen as the next Head of College.This announcement concludes a rigorous search steered by the Board appointed Search Committee. Keshub Mahindra, Chairman Emeritus, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, of Soraya’s appointment:“Soraya brings with her educational and managerial experience in international…

28th Dec 2018 by admin,
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Diversity In Action: African Regional Week sparks off debate at MUWCI

“Diversity is being invited to the party; inclusion is being asked to dance.” – Verna Myers, American authorImagine moving from one vibrant country to another equally vibrant one. Being amidst young people from all over the world, part of a richly diverse student body eager to have those much-awaited life-changing experiences. And then, the only…

27th Dec 2018 by admin,
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Ladakh Expedition 2018: 18 Days, 8 Travellers, 3 Summits, 1 Incredible Journey

“We plan the expedition after looking at the group that’s taking shape,” said Arvin Singh Uzunov-Dang (outgoing Head of Triveni at MUWCI), when asked about the Ladakh expedition he undertook with eight UWC students in July of this year. “And with this group, we felt like we could be ambitious.”Breaking all previous records, this group…

2nd Dec 2018 by admin,
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Help spread the word about UWC!

Around the world selections for the next generation of UWC students is in full swing! How many times have you met people who told you: “I wish I had known about UWC!”? We think we have all heard it far too many times! You have first-hand experience of how powerful a UWC education is – help…

15th Oct 2018 by admin,
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When Is My MUWCI Reunion?

Wondering when your MUWCI Reunion will be? This handy little below should help plan for your return to the hill! Questions? Email us at [email protected] A few notes: “Class of” refers to your graduating year. For example, Class of 2000 is someone who was at MUWCI from 1998-2000.Reunion-related emails will come from [email protected] and newsletters will come…