Category: Culture

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Ivy Tirok4 days

Where Does Apathy End and Action Begin?

Reflecting on the Terror Attack in Nairobi, Kenya on the 15th of January 2019.

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The Flying Dutchman2 weeks

If (Youth) Mayors Ruled the World

The Flying DutchmanThe Flying Dutchman team consists of UWC students aiming to reflect the news relevant to the people engaged ...

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The Flying Dutchman1 month

#WhereIsLodewijk?

In hopes that this letter will be a starting point of a wider, bottom-up conversation about the importance of community, collaboration, transparency and integrity.

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The Flying Dutchman4 months

What The Say What Lectures Have to Say

“You command the interest of the world when you can do common things in an uncommon way,” George Washington Carver.

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The Flying Dutchman4 months

Space Oddity

Ilija Lichkovski, a member of the Student Council, writes about the changes they introduced in terms of communication, which would ensure productive and effective communication with the student body.

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The Flying Dutchman6 months

Montezuma

Poem by UWC-USA alumnus, Raul, talking about the experience at UWC.

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The Flying Dutchman7 months

A Love Letter to Siba

According to the world wide web, the word Siba means “enthusiasm” or “youthfulness”, and, to me, it represents exactly that: The youthful escapism from academic obligations, a silent rebellion against mensa food, a time machine that lets us halt time in our fast-paced world, and one of the simplest forms of happiness in the midst of our over-complexified realities.

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The Flying Dutchman7 months

A Virtual Lens Over The Pre-UWC Journey

Shubhanshi Gaudani writes about the pre-UWC journey, how groups on social media helped to form a bond between the future co-years, and what her expectations for UWC are.

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The Flying Dutchman8 months

First Cross UWC Sailing Regatta

The 29th of June marked the beginning of the first ever cross UWC Sailing Regatta.

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Ivy Tirok8 months

How Many Skin Cells Have You Shed Today?

Ivy Tirok reflects upon the ways we unconsciously strip away our identity in the modern world through hypocritical actions that do not align with our words.