Category: Culture

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The Flying Dutchman9 months

“Deeper Purpose”: Lessons for a High-Flying Dutchman

The answer to this ‘how’, I’d wager, can be found in his driving sense of purpose. Yes, ‘purpose’. An innocuous word, I know. Just two simple syllables. Yet right now, by which I mean today, aujourd’hui, hoy, vandaag, there is no single more important word in the English language.

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The Flying Dutchman9 months

Mostar Marches

On 8th March, International Women's Day, students of UWCiM ''rose-filled'' Mostar by marching for ''emancipation and empowerment of womxn regardless of their ethnic background''.

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The Flying Dutchman9 months

Why Mensa food is great

Are the complaints about the food quality in Mensa reasonable? The opinion of a teacher.

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The Flying Dutchman9 months

Youth for Climate

On the 7th of February students from the whole of the Netherlands gathered in the Haag to protest for a sustainable future. More than a hundred students from UWCM joined the protest.

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The Flying Dutchman9 months

The Ladraa Episode

Was the decision to object the talk justified?

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The Flying Dutchman10 months

The P Word

Pendejo/a: (noun) Shameless or despicable person. S. coward, stupid, motherfucker.

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The Flying Dutchman10 months

The THIMUN 2019 Experience

From January 27th to February 1st of this year, sixteen UWC Maastricht students had the privilege to attend one of the largest Model United Nations conferences in the world. “The Hague Model United Nations” took place in The Hague, Netherlands for some five full days. Attendance numbered up to 3500 participants from all over the world, including UWC South East Asia (Dover Campus).

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Ivy Tirok10 months

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 Dutchman10 months

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 Dutchman11 months

#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.