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Thursday, September 23, 2021

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UVI School of Agriculture to Observe World Food Day on October 17

This event is open to the public. Join the second virtual experience of this event and will include a formal opening ceremony, workshops, demonstrations, entertainment and free vegetable seedlings.

College of Science and Mathematics to Hold 22nd UVI Hybrid Fall Student Research Symposium

The topics to be discussed by the students include cancer research, coral disease, astronomy, genetics and many more.

UVI Communication Student Recognized at White House Press Briefing

George Francis joined other student journalists from 21 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in a virtual White House briefing.

UVI Bulletin Board for September IV

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

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Celebrates HBCU Day Observance Day on Sept. 20

The local chapters of AKA have jointly launched a campaign to increase the funding of the UVI endowment through local contributions. 

V.I. Department of Human Services Summer P-EBT Plan Approved

All students (K through Grade 12) currently enrolled in USVI public schools and private schools that participate in the National School Lunch Program are eligible.

DOE, Teacher Unions Host Vaccination Drive to Increase Employee Rates

As of Sept. 16, V.I. Department of Health records show that only 42.1% of all Department of Education employees are fully vaccinated (42.6% - ST/SJ; 41.6% - STX),

Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums Celebrates Literacy Month With Contest

Students from grades pre-K through 8th are invited to participate by creating a poster or writing an essay depicting “Your Dream Library.” 

UVI Bulletin Board for September II

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

UVI Offers Farming Community One-Day Training on Structural Pesticide Safety Sept. 24

The training will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, Sept. 24, Friday. They will be free and will take place on both campuses.

UVI Receives $250K Grant to Advance Constitutional Development, Self Determination

The grant will allow the university to establish an Office of Constitutional Development and Self Determination that will expand the previous public education efforts and create a university curriculum.

UVI Libraries Awarded Over $280,000 to Improve Library Services

The grants will support increased reference services, digitization efforts and telehealth programming in partnership with V.I. community leaders. 

Berry-Benjamin Takes Governor on School Tours on First Day Back to In-Person Learning

Commissioner Racquel Berry-Benjamin hosted Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. on Sept. 7 on a tour of four schools -- Ricardo Richards Elementary and Lew Muckle Elementary on St. Croix, Julius E. Sprauve School on St. John, and Joseph Gomez Elementary School on St. Thomas -- to mark the reopening of campuses.

Pearl B. Larsen PreK-8 School Returns to Virtual Learning Sept. 9 and 10

School and district officials were informed of the exposures by the V.I. Department of Health on Sept. 8. An announcement will be made on when the campus will reopen for in-person learning.

UVI Bulletin Board for September

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

D.H. Jackson Long-Term Disaster Recovery Holds Walkathon to Raise Money for Scholarship

The funds raised from the walkathon will allow the committee to continue to provide financial support to the youth in the territory and the University of the Virgin Islands.

‘No V.I. Child Goes Hungry’ Initiative to Operate Territory-wide Beginning Sept. 7

Parents and/or guardians are invited to pick up packaged breakfast and lunch meals at designated sites in or near their neighborhoods between 9 and 11:30 a.m.

VI Board of Education Remains Committed to Students’ Physical and Emotional Safety

“Our education system – whether in person or virtual – must be a safe place for all students,” said Kyza Callwood, chairman of the 20th Board of Education.

Interior Supports Insular Area Students Through Close-Up and Junior State Foundation

The grant of almost $1.5 million is for two civic engagement and education programs for students who live in the insular areas.

UVI Bulletin Board for August

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

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