Once a term, we send students on Project Week, a student-led week of experiental learning. Around 20 groups travel all over Europe to participate in a project, which they design and organize themselves prior to departure. On a budget of … Continue reading
Impressions of this year’s Open Day at UWC Robert Bosch College. On a sunny day at the end of September we were delighted to welcome 800 guests from Freiburg and all over Germany. Host families got a chance to meet … Continue reading
Grand Prix Winner: United World Colleges in Pune (India) and Freiburg
Together, they applied for the One World Award: the UWC sister schools in India and Freiburg convinced the OWA jury with their holistic approach to education and their strong focus on biodiversity and sustainability. A nice example of a cooperation between two schools in different parts of the world sharing a vision and mission to create a more peaceful world.
Together with the United World College in Pune (India), UWC Robert Bosch College has been announced Grand Prix Winner of the One World Award 2017 during a festive Gala in Legau, Germany on September 8th. The One World Award (OWA) … Continue reading
UWC Robert Bosch College in Freiburg is starting in its fourth year: Together with our second-year students from the third generation, 105 new students from 79 different countries arrived at the College yesterday. This morning, Rektor Laurence Nodder welcomed the … Continue reading
“Here, I feel free, I feel me.”
Zuhal from Afghanistan has been a student at UWC Robert Bosch College for a year. In October 2015, she came to Germany with her family, as a refugee from Afghanistan. In this short video by journalist Philine Sauvageot, Zuhal and her mother speak about their new life in Germany and their home, Afghanistan, now and then.
On the run: Portrait about John Michael from the Democratic Republic of the Congo
For 8 years, he has been on the run from the Congo to Swaziland; finally, John Michael came to Freiburg in 2015 as a scholarship student, starting his program at UWC Robert Bosch College. In this portrait by journalist Philine Sauvageot, he shares some of his experiences as a refugee as well as passages from the autobiographical novel “The Journey Much Desired”, which he is in the process of writing and is planning to publish in the near future.
Sustainability as a Mission
The recent version of the Robert Bosch Stiftung magazine focuses on sustainability, also at our College. In her article, author Kirsten Wörnle shares her impressions of how sustainability is integrated into the curriculum at UWC Robert Bosch College — read more in the online version of the article here.
Last fall, students Miriam Abel (Germany), Zachary Wakefield (USA) and John Michael Koffi (Kongo) applied for the One World Award (OWA), which is presented every three years by the organic food producer Rapunzel and IFOAM, the global umbrella organization of … Continue reading
Closing Ceremony 2017 live
For those who have missed the Closing Ceremony of our second generation of students: here is the link to the complete event on YouTube, inclduing speeches chair of our board Dr. Christof Bosch as well as guest of honor H.R.H. Princess Sarvath al-Hassan.