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25th Sep 2014 by admin,
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September 2014

Read our newsletter that features the following news, events and stories: Major UWC Scholarship Commitment from Shelby M.C. Davis and Anand Mahindra  The New Advancement Office  Vision 2022  Short Programmes  The new RISE Scholar  The revamped project-based Triveni programme  Student story on the new semester  Kwok Li’s Memorial  Newly formed College Assembly  Announcement of two new UWC Colleges  UWC Day …

20th Sep 2014 by admin,
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Back to the Hill

The hill seemed to have remained unchanged. It would be cliché to say that it was perfect but as things go, it was near-perfect. The only change I saw was in the people. I saw it in me. For better or for worse I couldn’t tell – only time will. My first year had changed…

16th Sep 2014 by admin,
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Shelby M.C. Davis and Mahindra Announce Major UWC Scholarship Commitment

UWC International Patron, Shelby M.C. Davis and Anand Mahindra, Governor of UWC Mahindra College and Chairman of India’s Mahindra Group, today announced that together they will provide major new support for the UWC movement. Jointly, they are committing a total of US$12.5 million scholarship funding over the next five years.

15th Sep 2014 by admin,
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College Assembly: A Work in Progress

The College Assembly  is a body comprising 15 students as representatives of the student community, 2 faculty representatives, 1 facilitator and 2 mentors to provide guidance. This might not be the first, the last or the only College Assembly that exists in UWCMC, but it is the one we have now, the one we are working on, and the…

15th Sep 2014 by admin,
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Welcome Home

The thing about UWC Mahindra College is that as you’re walking around campus or sitting in your room with the window open just enough to allow the cool air in or just standing at your favourite spot, you can hear the sound of waves crashing. It’s funny though, because the nearest ocean is more than a hundred miles away. And it’s amazing when you realise, standing there with your eyes closed and ears open, that it’s actually the sound of the wind blowing through the rustling leaves. That’s when you know that you’re living in one of the most beautiful places where laughter and conversation saturate the air with happiness and the feeling of home.

15th Sep 2014 by admin,
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Message from Head of College – September 2014

Today is a very special day. It is a day to write home about. In academia, it is a “scarlet day”, in our families it is a “red-letter day”, in a UWC it is the day we dream about. Today in Mumbai, surrounded by a group of students studying at UWC Mahindra College from India and around the world…

7th Sep 2014 by admin,
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Open Day

To get a real taste of the unique experience you will have as a student of UWC Mahindra College, we invite you to join us on our Open Day on 2nd December 2014 beginning at 9:30 a.m. At the open day, you will have the opportunity to: -Tour the College -Meet current students -Get to know…

5th Sep 2014 by admin,
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Remembering Kwok Li

Kwok Li, a Pearson College UWC Alumnus who generously contributed to Pearson scholarships as well as funds for our wonderful pool, passed away in June, 2014. UWCMC Community gathered on 5th September, 2014 to remember Kwok Li who loved and supported the UWC movement throughout his life.

3rd Sep 2014 by admin,
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SAT Exams

SAT Exams will take place in the morning at UWC Mahindra College. Please bring your current passport identification with you to the centre. Visit the SAT website to receive relevant updates about date of exam, centre and timings.

1st Sep 2014 by admin,
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RISE Scholar: Maheen Akram Dar (2014 – 2016)

A RISE Scholar strives to rise above his/her circumstances and achieve goals with great zeal and determination. Starting this year, Mahindra Group acknowledges and honours such an individual through RISE scholarship.