While preserving the languages, and cultures of the eastern and greater Caribbean was the main focus of the “Islands in Between Conference,” there was room for a look ahead at how new means of communication are changing those traditions
“An Evening of Ensembles” featured student musicians performing in a variety of small and highly-skilled instrumental and vocal groups.
The National Science Foundation awarded Shernore Prince, a third grade math teacher at Joseph Sibilly Elementary School, and Crystal Vanterpool-Richardson, a science teacher at Bertha C. Boschulte Middle School, the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Congresswoman Stacey E. Plaskett (USVI) released the following statement regarding a reimbursement rate increase for National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program for the territory.
The University of the Virgin Islands’ Student Government Association (SGA) Installed newly elected officers this fall at a ceremony held in the ACC Building on the St. Thomas Campus. This governing body will serve on the St. Thomas Campus for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Consistent with tradition, on the final day, the students presented their app concepts before a panel of judges who determined the Best Hack, Most Creative Hack and Most Impactful Hack.
Kervin Mathurin, J’Nique Ronan, Kiwanee Smith, Gerlinder Difo-Cheri, Makeda Mills, and Orian Stapleton were named winners at the symposium for their excellent research.
St. Thomas’ Margaritaville presented two $10,000 scholarships to two University of the Virgin Islands’ Hospitality and Tourism Management students at the resort’s annual scholarship award ceremony.
The STEMPREP Project’s mission is to produce the next generations of minority researchers in science, technology, engineering, math and medicine (STEMM).
Pirates, buccaneers and wenches gathered at Positive Nelson's "Serenity's Nest" home on St. Croix's Northshore Road on Oct. 20 to have fun while raising money for Ricardo Richards Elementary School at the Pieces of 8 Treasure Hunt.