The campus will be closed for Diwali holidays between 11- 13 November.Happy Diwali from all of us on the hill!
Atman (India, Class of ’17) interviews Usha Sundaram, now an integral part of the Office of Advancement. She has been working with UWC India and now UWCMC since its inception. Find out how UWCMC has changed since 1996, when Usha first became a part of the UWC family.
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.
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.
A first year at UWCMC, Poorva from India wanted to join UWC since the age of twelve. Here, she reflects on the idea of diversity beyond nationalities and what it means in her everyday life. Living with people from all over the world becomes normal so quickly, but read here how it is, after all, an experience unique to UWC.
ACT Exams will take place in the morning at UWC Mahindra College. Please visit the ACT website to receive relevant updates about date of exam, centre, and timings.
Uniting for Peace Youth Festival (UPYF) –November 27th-29th–seeks to bring youth together from diverse backgrounds across India and UWC Mahindra College to develop skills and practices of working with conflict and building peace.
Jyotsna (UWCMC, ’04) has been living the UWC mission by managing health-based projects focused on larger goals of economic growth and poverty alleviation in the international development sector. Read more to find out how.
Laerke, our second year student from Denmark, interviews Chu-Lynne (UWCMC, ’03) who is currently teaching English and Theatre on the hill. Find out why Chu-Lynne loves the arts and what got her to return to the college as a teacher.