Marco Barracchia

Marco is passionate about the concept of sustainability in different fields, neuroscience, animal rights and dance. He's been involved in the outdoor leadership course, first aid, amnesty international and dance group at UWC Red Cross Nordic Norway. He loves travelling and discovering the small details of new destinations. He's also passionate about languages and hopes to pursue the study of new languages as well. His favourite quote is "we can't discover new oceans unless we have the courage to lose sight of the shore".


Two months in the land of Açaí.

And maybe yes, I should have written my blog on a daily basis. That was my plan, initially. A perfect start of my gap year resuming every day what it was like living in a new country, immersing myself into a new context, new language,…

10 November, 2018


The last two years at UCW have taught me how important it is to strive for the best, to help others, to be the best version I could be. UWC is a place that made me live and feel, and then thrown me into the…

26 August, 2018

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