September 25, 2018 | Haggar CSI Division
This August, out third UWC scholar Ms. Abrar Mohamed set off to Duino, Italy to join UWC Adriatic for the two year International Baccalaureate program. Abrar lives by the motto “Don’t tell me the sky is the limit when there are footprints on the moon”. Abrar is excited to experience the unique culture in Duino that mixes the Italian culture with that of its northern neighbors.
After completing the two years IB, she is planning to study medicine at Harvard University. UWC is a group of global colleges set in 17 countries across North America, Central America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. Founded in 1962 with the aim to offer an educational experience based on shared learning, collaboration, and understanding to champion peace.
In 2013, Haggar Group signed an agreement with UWC to fund a two-year scholarship biennially for a high-performing student in Sudan, selected by UWC’s Selection Committee. This Scholarship is conditional based on UWC funding a South Sudanese student for every Sudanese student that the Haggar Group would fund.