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Schools

Wyndham Summit Gives Real World Experience to UVI Hospitality Students, Awards Scholarships

Senior executives from Wyndham Vacation Ownership (WVO) hosted the “Unleash the Power of Your Hospitality Career” panel presentation this fall for 65 students and guests of the University of the Virgin Islands Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM) program at Chase Auditorium on the
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Marriott’s Frenchman’s Resort Donates $20,000 to UVI Hospitality Program

Marriott’s Frenchman’s Reef Beach Resort donated $20,000 to the University of the Virgin Islands’ Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM) program this fall at a panel discussion.
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‘Clean Places. Happy Faces.’ Anti-litter Campaign Launches at Elementary Schools

The Virgin Islands Department of Education (VIDOE) in partnership with the Virgin Islands Department of Tourism (VIDOT) has launched the “Clean Places. Happy Faces.” anti-litter campaign at elementary schools across the territory.
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Sen. Harrigan Announces Winners of Veterans Day Essay Contests

Sen. Justin Harrigan Sr. announced the winners of the 2016 Veterans Day Essay Contests during ceremonies on Monday at the Lockhart Elementary School on St. Thomas and on Tuesday at the Julius Sprauve School on St. John.
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Wyndham Presents $45,000 for Education in V.I.

Representatives of the Wyndham Vacation Ownership presented a total of $45,000 for education in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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Girls’ Elementary Basketball Season Winner Is Dober School

The girls of the Leonard Dober and Yvonne Bowsky schools did not disappoint the crowd that gathered at the Winston Raymo Center on Monday afternoon.
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G-Clef Music Academy Launches $20,000 Public School Student Scholarship Fund

G-Clef Music Academy has launched a new scholarship program fund totaling $20,000 that targets public school children ages 6 to 15. Scholarships are now available for public school students to receive music lessons for half the regular group lesson cost.
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UVI Welcomes New Athletic Director Wilberto Ramos

The University of the Virgin Islands welcomes Wilberto Ramos into its family as the new athletic director. Ramos served as athletic director for seven years at Talladega College in Alabama, where he also served as head baseball coach. He is enthusiastic about the new direction that hi
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Firefighters Visit Antilles Kids and Bring Fire Engines

Toddlers, ELC (Pre-K through K) students and first grade classes from the Antilles School celebrated Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 9-14, on Wednesday with a visit from Virgin Islands Fire Services officials.
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Andrew Dixon, Former MLB Player, Speaks at Kean H.S.

A group of Ivanna Eudora Kean High School (IEKHS) students took a break from their regularly scheduled physical education class to take in a few wise words from former San Francisco Giants baseball player Andrew Dixon in the school library on Friday, Oct. 14. A jovial Dixon entered th
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