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10th Oct 2016 by admin,
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Ganesh Visarjan: A Cultural ‘Immersion’

Students, staff and faculty weigh in on the joyful celebration of a MUWCI rite-of-passage: the festivities around Ganesh Visarjan. Video Credit: Moises Flores Baca (Mexico, ’09) 

4th Mar 2016 by admin,
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Living with Peers from Conflict Regions

Jorge, a second year from Spain, shares how his life transformed after living with Yazid, his roommate from Palestine and spending time with Beste, a close friend from Turkey.

4th Mar 2016 by admin,
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How Scholarships Change Lives

How is it actually to live in Pakistan? Or to go to school in a city constantly shown on CNN’s newsfeed? I talked to three students whom I eat, talk and have class with every day to find out what MUWCI feels like with their diverse backgrounds, and what they want to do with the knowledge they have gained here, once their two years on the hill end.

11th Feb 2016 by admin,
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Things MUWCI People Say and DO

In a tight-knit community like MUWCI, there always seem to be some things everyone is saying or doing. Here is a collection a few of the most common catch-phrases at the moment – teek hai?

28th Jan 2016 by admin,
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The Geography of Academics: Where Do We Study?

Sometimes as students of MUWCI, we forget how to appreciate and utilise the beautiful location of our school in the midst of all our academic endeavours. Some students, however, find a way to be creative to get things done . Read how some of our students study in the most peculiar places.

28th Jan 2016 by admin,
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Seasons of MUWCI

We all know the seasons of Maharashtra: Monsoon, Winter, Dry Season. But did you know that on the hill we have our very own, local seasons? Read here how Priyamvada, our second year from India, speaks of the changing seasons of MUWCI.

22nd Jan 2016 by admin,
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Writing: Magic in Five

On a search for academic creativity, first year student Soumya found English teacher Nehal Chheda’s suggestion of writing for five minutes – and only five! – quite intriguing. Read some fun student responses and find out why this exercise is making people’s minds turn.

7th Dec 2015 by admin,
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Zayed Future Energy Prize (Grant of $100,000) Selects UWCMC as a Finalist

The Zayed Future Energy Prize, the UAE’s international awards for energy and sustainability pioneers, selected UWC Mahindra College as one of the 14 finalists (1,437 applicants from 97 countries) for the 8th cycle of the prize. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on January 18th in Abu Dhabi attended by our second years, Jayden and Lucas, who put the proposal together.

9th Nov 2015 by admin,
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Vanastree Project Week- Women of the Forest

Project Weeks are an integral part of the UWC experience. Even among the plethora of deadlines, Project Week is just too incredible and opportunity to miss. Hear from one of our second years, Laerke from Denmark who spent a week in the Ghats of Northern Karnataka with a group of exceptional women from Vanastree (a seed saving collective) with similar goals as her own – to make a significant social impact in the world.

9th Nov 2015 by admin,
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A Place to Undecide

The decision to come to UWCMC is a big one. Read hear how Jesse (USA, Class of ’17) is learning how to undecide after arriving in India and seeing that the opportunities in the world are infinitely larger than she ever thought.