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Alumni Reunion in London this October!

When: 7.00 pm onwardsFriday, 24 OctoberWhere: Central London (Location to be confirmed) UWC Mahindra College alumni & supporters based in & around London are invited to a small informal gathering to discuss the new direction the college is taking in line with our Vision 2022. Acting Head of Advancement, Maria Charles (Class of 2002) will be present to…

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A Successful UWC Day of Action!

Ever thought of a world without plastic? We at UWC Mahindra College took the challenge of removing trash including plastic from campus and surrounding areas on UWC Day of Action! During our Trash Clean-Up campaign, the entire community collected and segregated over 370 kilos of trash and recyclable materials.Here’s the data including the amount of…

10th Oct 2014 by admin,
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Disruptive Innovation Festival with UWC Schools and Colleges

UWC takes part in the world’s first Disruptive Innovation Festival!Several UWC colleges are poised to take part in the world’s first Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF). The context lies in the transition towards a circular economy: everyone knows that the economy is changing but what do school-leavers, new graduates and their teachers need to know, experience…

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Alumni Reunion in Oxford this October!

When: 5.30-7.30 pmTuesday, 14 OctoberWhere: Head of the River Pub (Map)Oxford  OX1 4LB, UKUnited Kingdom This year’s UWC Advancement meeting of communications, alumni relations and fundraising staff from throughout the movement will be taking place in Oxford. We thought this would be a great opportunity to connect with UWC alumni in Oxford.Please join us at the Head of…

10th Oct 2014 by admin,
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Remembering Thakur ji

From Left to Right: Pelham, Vinay, Thakur ji, Oscar, and PradipGopal Jaleshwar Thakur, popularly known as Thakur ji, who was one of the first and the oldest employees at UWC Mahindra College died on Thursday at Sahyadri Hospital. He was 59. Born in village Budki Nainijor, Bihar, Thakur ji joined UWC Mahindra College as a Security Guard in…

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Message from Head of College – October 2014

Dear Alumni, Parents and Supporters,We have had a great start to the year with enormous positive energy and enthusiasm. The theme of this newsletter is about who we select and this is a matter very dear to all UWC hearts. The most profound influence on students generally comes from their peers, so who we select…

9th Oct 2014 by admin,
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Meet our Alumna – Ufra Showkat Mir, Peace Psychologist

“UWC Mahindra College helped me change my fears into opportunities and struggles into passion,” says Ufra. “It motivated me to strive for a better, peaceful future; to dare and create an unconventional path that others could walk on too.”A graduate of UWCMC (Class of 2005), Ufra lived no ordinary life before coming to the college. What…

8th Oct 2014 by admin,
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Exeat – There and Back Again

It really is quite strange, the amount of happiness a good night of sleep in a comfortable bed can give you and how much joy people receive when they have a decent meal. I suppose the world could become a peaceful place if only these two were given to all. Has UWC been approaching peace…

6th Oct 2014 by admin,
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Office of Admissions at UWC Mahindra College

For the first 15 years of the College’s existence, Admissions was run out of the Head’s Office. Two things happened that highlighted the need for a professional, independent Office of Admissions. First, the UWC movement began putting in place standardized policies and procedures to govern selections and admissions. Second, the College articulated a desire to…

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UWC Committee of India – Selections 2015. Apply Now!

Are you a highly-motivated individual ready for an education that is life-changing? Apply now to study at UWC with 240 friends from over 60 countries!