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1st Feb 2016 by admin,
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Meet Our Alumnus: Rahul Sharma

Nothing that I do today would have been possible without MUWCI. I am not the most stellar of students, and was going through the motions in the Indian school system. I got accepted to MUWCI, and started studying a wide variety of subjects and reading a lot more. While my academic brilliance didn’t (still hasn’t,…

1st Feb 2016 by admin,
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Meet Our Faculty: Nehal Chheda, Teacher of English/Head of Department

A passionate English teacher, the maker of delicious baked goods and an accomplished wildlife photographer, Nehal has spent almost ten years in high school education and continues to kindle fascination for and interest in English Literature in her students. Come see what gets her students to listen and speak with pleasure.

29th Jan 2016 by admin,
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UWC Mahindra Project Based Diploma: First Cohort

After months of planning and designing the curriculum and a rigorous selection process, UWC Mahindra College is ready with its first cohort of students who will graduate with the UWC Mahindra Project Based Diploma with Cambridge Pre-U. Take a look at their creative projects that mark the beginning of a tremendously enriching project based learning in the 21st century at MUWCI.

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.

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.

13th Jan 2016 by admin,
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MUWCI Alumni: #KaiseHoSayHello

This year, we have got exciting things happening at MUWCI and we want our alumni on board! Check out this amazing video that our students created just for you and be a part of our new #KaiseHoSayHello campaign!

15th Dec 2015 by admin,
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Challenges of Sustaining IMPACT

UWCMC in its dreams and idealism, is sometimes vulnerable to what Chiamanda Adichie calls “the single story.” Indeed, stories around impact in communities around us do present a rosier picture than most would agree. Hear the story of Seema circle from Alisha, our alumna and Seema’s founder, to feel how she experienced the adrenalin of success followed by the possibility of failure.

12th Dec 2015 by admin,
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Building a Platform for Peace: UPYF

Uniting for Peace Youth Festival took place on the UWCMC campus with much involvement of students, faculty, and visitors from as far as Afghanistan. Together they learned what peace means in everyday life to different people and what we as individuals can do to create and sustain peace.

12th Dec 2015 by admin,
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Meet Our Faculty: Cyrus Vakil, Director of Studies

Dip into the interesting mind of UWCMC’s Director of Studies, Cyrus Vakil. He has been here since the very beginning and tells the story of how the school is continuously striving to create a better education.

12th Dec 2015 by admin,
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Thinking About Impact

The theme of this newsletter reflects our desire to be impactful and one of the most urgent needs we have is to learn how to measure the impact we have on our students as individuals and on the communities they change.