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Sunday, January 23, 2022


UVI Bulletin Board for January and February

Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

UVI and NASA to Host Global Outreach Program for VI and International Students

The annual, week-long outreach event will offer 17 virtual sessions to be held Jan. 24-28, featuring live presentations from NASA scientists, including Virgin Islander Simmione Fullwood.

Coral Bay Community Council Seeks Stories About St. John Schools

The Coral Bay Community Council is collecting the stories of two schoolhouses: the East End School and the original schoolhouse at the Guy Benjamin School and documenting their important roles in the culture and education from 1870 to about 1970. 

V.I. Board of Education Begins Application Process for Financial Aid Program on Jan. 17

The VIBE program offers territorial scholarship fund loan/grants, special legislative grants and in-service training grants to bona fide residents of the U.S. Virgin Islands at the time of an application, whether high school, vocational or college students.

UVI Bulletin Board for January and February

Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

UVI Bulletin Board for January

Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

‘C’mon Man Radio Show’ and CAPA Announce Scholarship Program

This scholarship program will award $1,000 per 10 students, five boys and five girls, who must be graduating this year from a high school in the territory.

St. Croix Superintendent Carlos McGregor to Retire Dec. 31 After 33 Years

During a gift presentation to McGregor on Dec. 23, Education Commissioner Racquel Berry-Benjamin thanked the veteran educator for his years of service to the children and families of St. Croix.

St. Croix Superintendent Carlos McGregor to Retire Dec. 31 After 33 Years

St. Croix District Insular Superintendent of Schools Carlos McGregor will retire on Dec. 31, concluding 33 years of service at the Virgin Islands Department of Education.

Governor Hosts Virtual Visit Between NASA and Students

Hundreds of students visited with NASA virtually to learn about NASA’s mission and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) literacy.

Congresswoman Plaskett and Members of House Ways and Means Committee Visit CAHS

"The members of Congress were able to have frank discussions with VIDE staff to discuss the needs and challenges they have faced as it relates to rebuilding process and the learning loss and other major challenges..."

Bryan Signs Collective Bargaining Agreement With Educational Administrators’ Association

“The EAA bargaining unit consists of principals, assistant principals and other administrators within the Department of Education,” said Joss Springette, chief negotiator.

St. Croix Foundation Announces Release of 2021 KIDS COUNT USVI Data Book

KIDS COUNT is seen as a vital means of providing critical data about child well-being for many federal, state and local government agencies.

DOE Says Schools Returning to In-Class Learning Come January

During Tuesday's Education and Workforce Development hearing, committee members had concerns over the readiness of U.S. Virgin Islands public schools when they were told the V.I. Department of Education is aiming to reopen on Jan. 10, 2022.

My Brother’s Workshop Breaks Ground in Donoe for a Campus

Showers of rain did not stop the members of My Brother's Workshop from breaking ground in Donoe Friday, where the non-profit organization plans to construct a campus.

UVI HackFest Shines Spotlight on Students’ Entrepreneurial Creativity

Smith, who is interested in entrepreneurship, cybersecurity and app development, competed in HackFest to “test if I can create a realistic innovative solution to improve the quality of life of the elderly.”

The Caribbean Writer Announces Volume 35 Prize Winners

“The Caribbean Writer” is pleased to announce the prize winners for Volume 35 which is  themed: “Diasporic Rhythms: Interrogating the Past Imagining a Future.”

St. Croix CTEC Aviation Academy Students Complete First Solo Flights

The St. Croix Career and Technical Education Center Aviation Academy is preparing the next generation of aviators. Carlos Alexander, a senior at the St. Croix Educational Complex High School, and Cylius Gordon, a senior at the St. Croix Central High School, have been enrolled in the academy for the last three and four years, respectively, and recently completed their first solo flights—an important step toward earning their private pilot’s license.

The USVI Marine Debris Curriculum Is Now Available For Use By Educators Across The Territory

The University of the Virgin Islands, in partnership with USVI educators, announces the release of the USVI Marine Debris Curriculum.

UVI President Hall Eulogizes Prof. David Edgecombe

It is with deep sadness that I officially inform you that one of our recently retired professors, David Edgecombe, died on Nov. 19.





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