Author: The Flying Dutchman

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The Man Who Predicted the Internet

Marshall Mcluhan’s The Medium is the Massage predicted the internet in 1967. Before the inception of the internet itself, Mcluhan put words on exactly what molds our life in the 21st century.

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The Flying Dutchman2 years

UWC Alumni Fighting for Free Speech

Lina Attalah is a UWC Adriatic alumni 2000, and was featured for her brave work in Time’s #NextGenerationLeaders.

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The Flying Dutchman2 years

Unlikely Visitors

Our Green Flag, which now gently sways in the cold Maastricht air, must have felt like an awkward third wheel while we were entertaining our guests.

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The Flying Dutchman3 years

UWC is a Dive Into Self-Discovery

To study on at United World College is a dive into self-discovery. For you to overcome this daunting experience, we have created a few universal tips.

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The Flying Dutchman3 years

Alaa Murabit Will Visit UWCM

Alaa Murabit is a Libyan-Canadian physician and leading international advocate for inclusive peace processes. Nicknamed “Doogie Howser” by Jon Stewart, Alaa Murabit is an UN High-Level...

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The Flying Dutchman3 years

Jailed For Refusing Military Service

19-year-old Noa Gur Golan sits in Military Prision 396 near Haifa. She has been labelled a traitor and a coward. It is not clear when she is going to be released, because she’s being detained for refusing...

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The Flying Dutchman3 years

UNHCR and UWC sign Cooperation Agreement

On 15 May 2017, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCRR) and UWC (United World Colleges) entered into a Cooperation Agreement to support refugees

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The Flying Dutchman3 years

The Architects of Hope

Ari Satok’s book, “The Architects of Hope: Sixteen Young People Dreaming of a Better Tomorrow”, has been released perfectly capturing the unique stories of United World College students.

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The Flying Dutchman3 years

An Open Letter To Tian

An open letter to Tian

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The Flying Dutchman3 years

The New World is becoming the Old

The New World may be on the verge of becoming the Old Europe of the twenty-first century’s globalized economy.