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IB alumna shares New Orleans adventure for The New York Times

Known by her stage name Dessa; rapper, singer, essayist and IB alumna, Margaret Wander usually sees her touring destinations at night time, from the inside of a bus. This time she returns as a tourist, determined to experience the real New Orleans and all of its magic. She shared her adventure in an article for The New York Times.

IB alumna shares New Orleans adventure for The New York Times


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Fifty articles to be published on education as a force for peace

On 29 March — the day Article 50 was triggered to begin Britain's exit from the European Union — UWC Atlantic College announced their plan for the coming months, which will see them publish 50 articles on why education is needed more than ever as a force for peace.

Fifty articles to be published on education as a force for peace


IB programme and schools

DP students prepare for trip to help refugees

On World Refugee Day, held every year on 20 June, the UN and people around the world commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees. This year, nineteen IB Diploma Programme (DP) students in New York are preparing to contribute to this global effort by giving their time and talent to try and improve the lives of Haitian refugees in the Dominican Republic.

DP students prepare for trip to help refugees