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When the young gets wings!
Education

When the young gets wings!

Alma. Alex. Hannah. This story is about three teenagers who recently embarked on educational journeys in Bosnia, Wales and Costa Rica, under the banner of United World College (UWC). There are 18 colleges around the globe which offer this two-year residential pre-university programme.  UWC’s mission is explicit: to build leaders for tomorrow with emphasis on diversity and sustainability. The mothers of the teenagers reflected on the process and expressed their feelings about sending their daughters overseas at a time of tremendous change in the context of the corona virus pandemic.  UWC Mosar Alma – the child of diplomats Alma, the child of diplomats moved to Jamaica with her mother Zorana three years ago. For her mom, it was her eighth posting in 2...