There’s something comfortably familiar about Dr. Scott Hartshorn. He practices thoroughly modern medicine on St. Thomas and St. John. He’s a family physician, a description that conjures up images of a doctor who treats people rather than diseases.
Bryce Pierre, graduate of the Good Hope School Class of 2003, has been named "2015 Petty Officer of the Year" and was recently promoted to Petty Officer First Class in the United States Navy.
Who better to improve marine conditions by controlling land waste than students who live on an island? That’s a question Howard Forbes Jr. asked himself when he learned about the 'Go Green and Think Blue' 2016 Students for Zero Waste Week.
Francisco ‟Mush” Greaux died on March 1 at his Frenchtown home after a long illness. He was 65 years old.
Stephan Moore, dean of students on the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix and acting vice provost of access and enrollment services, was nominated for and selected to receive this year’s African-American Knowledge Community (AAKC) Sankofa Award from the National Association for Student Affairs Administrators (NASPA).
Gifft Hill School students and St. John have a turn in front of the camera this week as a documentary company films at the school and around the island for a piece to air on PBS.
Carmen A. David Hodge, also known as “Girly,” died on Thursday, Feb. 18. She was 58 years old.
This spring, the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) welcomed a new dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLASS). Emily Williams Ph.D. brings a wealth of experience in teaching, writing and editing within the humanities. Her specialty focuses on Afro-American and Caribbean Literature.
On Friday afternoon the Virgin Islands Department of Health announced that the territory’s second case of Zika virus has been confirmed in a 42-year-old man on St. Croix.
It’s been almost a month since Zika virus was confirmed in the territory, but local health officials are still uncertain about the scale of the outbreak due to testing surges that are slowing down results.