Alum from Costa Rica, UWC Costa Rica (2008-2010)
“One of the main ways in which my UWC background has helped me is by giving me the best possible example of what education is supposed to be like. Education is much more than whatever one needs to study in order to ace a given test. It’s so much more than living up to any society’s standards. Education is empowerment; it’s community; it’s dialogue. Education enables and informs conversation, it lights paths ahead of each of us, paths which, when done correctly, converge and nurture each other. Education of the kind that I experience at UWC Costa Rica is the kind that I would like for everybody to have access to”
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