28 episodes

Welcome to Bridge of Stories, the first-ever podcast to live out the United World College mission, where stories from all over the world are delivered to you. 🌎🌍🌏

We guarantee you, that the headlines from news 📰 will no longer feel foreign, but personal. Join us every week on Anchor, Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, and more. 🎙

Bridge of Stories Michelle Wang & Antoni Hasiura

    • Society & Culture

Welcome to Bridge of Stories, the first-ever podcast to live out the United World College mission, where stories from all over the world are delivered to you. 🌎🌍🌏

We guarantee you, that the headlines from news 📰 will no longer feel foreign, but personal. Join us every week on Anchor, Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, and more. 🎙

    Confronted by the US and Its Own People: Marzieh's Story on Iran

    Confronted by the US and Its Own People: Marzieh's Story on Iran

    The events of last weeks in Iran have shocked the world. With the escalating conflict between Iran an the United States and the protest against the breaking economy the future of the country remains in question. Why did the people of Iran go to the streets? How did the escalating conflict with the US impact the lives of the Iranians? Listen to Marzieh's episode to find out!

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    • 24 min
    More Than a Migrant: Fernanda's story on Latin America

    More Than a Migrant: Fernanda's story on Latin America

    Migration in Latin America has been disastrous in its effects in the past couple years. Today Bridge of Stories is joined by a very special guest - Fernanda, who decided to contribute to spreading the awareness about this issue. Her project "More than a migrant" is a new UWC Mostar student initiative, which gives voice to the migrants who were never able to share their stories with the world. Listen to today's episode to learn about the contemporary issue of migration and to find out more about this amazing initiative from its founder! 



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    • 17 min
    How a Natural Disaster Became a Unifying Force: Kenin's Story on Albania

    How a Natural Disaster Became a Unifying Force: Kenin's Story on Albania

    6.4 magnitude earthquake shocked Albania last week, being the strongest one in the past 40 years. Subsequently, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Mostar itself, where Bridge of Stories Podcast is recorded, felt a 5.2 magnitude earthquake on the same day. Albania saw a very significant support of the international community in this difficult times for the country. How did the Albanian people react to this natural disaster? How can an earthquake set a basis for a force that can unity people from countries in dispute? Listen to Kenin's story to find out!

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    • 13 min
    The National Problem of Homelessness: Erin Rose's story on the U.S.

    The National Problem of Homelessness: Erin Rose's story on the U.S.

    Homelessness in the United States is a prevalent yet rarely discussed topic. Our today's guest is Erin Rose Johnson has been engaged in volunteer work related to this issue for years. What lead to the escalation of the homelessness problem to such a scale? How effective are the government's actions that aim to tackle this problem? What role do young individuals play in combatting the issue? Listen to Erin Rose's story to find out!

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    • 17 min
    Why is the Bolivian President Forced to Seek Asylum in Mexico: Rodney's story on Bolivia

    Why is the Bolivian President Forced to Seek Asylum in Mexico: Rodney's story on Bolivia

    In the recent weeks Bolivia has been going through a difficult political turmoil. Protesters went on the streets forcing the president Evo Morales to step down and seek asylum in Mexico after the controversies regarding the presidential election process in the country. What sparked the anger? How did the Bolivians perceive living in the country under the rule of Evo Morales? Listen to the Rodney, UWC Mostar's Deputy Head, sharing with us his insights into the conflict to find out.

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    • 1 min
    Part-time Citizens, Part-time Politicians: Mido's Story on Iraqi Kurdistan

    Part-time Citizens, Part-time Politicians: Mido's Story on Iraqi Kurdistan

    The Kurdish people, an ethnic group native to mountains, have struggled for more than a century to pursue independence. Currently dispersed among Turkey, Syria, Iran, and Iraq, Kurdish people face confrontations for their independence in new ways. What does it mean to grow up in a Kurdish household? To face such confrontations on a daily basis? Listen to Mido's episode to find out.

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    • 20 min

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