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The Third Culture

by Annamaria Porta, UWCM 19th of October, 2022 Illustration by Sufi Abdellah The first time I came across the term ‘Third Culture Kids’, about a year ago, I was absolutely…

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The Whispers’ Haunt*

  *In this case haunt takes on its meaning as a pronoun: a place that is habitually frequented. by Mianyi Wang, UWCM 19th of October, 2022 Illustration by Ozias Silitonga…

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Art submissions

A Fruitless Answer by Mianyi Wang, UWCM Stumbling, We are intoxicated Not in the cheapest bottle from Gall & Gall Rather in an abstract notion we all pretend to know…

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The UWCM toilet crisis: have we reached the tipping point?

by Karolis Margis, UWCM 12th of July, 2022 Let’s go 2000 years back in time. It’s a sunny afternoon in the ancient Roman city of Ostia. The elite of the…

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Let’s make Toilets Great Again

by Karolis Margis, UWCM 12th of July, 2022 Being a member of our community for 10 months already, I noticed how there are many unaddressed issues - taboos - that…

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Don’t Drink the Juice

by Zia Owens, UWCM 12th of July, 2022 A case against perfectionism I was something of a pathological liar as a small child, throwing extra siblings and secret inheritances into…

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Borders

by Yazan, UWCM 12th of July, 2022 My pen ran out of ink the second I approached the border checkpoints. I tried to write with more firmness, yet it only…

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Idealism or Futility?

by Mostafa Kharbouch, UWCM 12th of July, 2022 I’m reminded of this image I once saw, with a pendulum tumultuously shifting between “The world is so fucked, there’s no point…

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Parting words

by Anonymous, UWCM 12th of July, 2022 Today as I sit in class I run over the events of the day. Today I woke up, watched Tiktoks, brushed my hair,…

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We’re Not Really Strangers Here

by Marina Garlick, UWCM 12th of July, 2022 Illustration by Sufi Abdellah What do you mean when you inevitably say: “I know them” Do you mean that you know what…

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