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Athletes Rep UWI at Rio 2016 Olympics
A total of five past and present UWI students are slated to compete in three disciplines at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games which kick off on Friday 5 August, 2016. The Olympic hopefuls from the regional university include four current students from Jamaica and one 2015 alumnus from Trinidad and Tobago; all are track and field athletes.
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UWI Senior Exec Selected for US Congress Hearing on Caribbean Policy
Recently appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor of Global Affairs at The University of the West Indies (The UWI), Ambassador Dr Richard Bernal was one of only three persons selected to speak at a US Congress Hearing on Caribbean Policy on July 14, 2016. Following the passing of a bill: H.R. 4939 United States-Caribbean Strategic Engagement Act of 2016 on...
Eleven Honorary Degrees at The UWI 2016 Graduation Ceremonies
Members of the Council of The University of the West Indies (The UWI) approved 11 honorary degrees to be awarded at the University’s 2016 graduation ceremonies. The ceremonies are expected to kick off at the Open Campus in St Kitts and Nevis on 8 October, followed by the Cave Hill Campus in Barbados on 15 October, the St Augustine Campus i...
The UWI Expresses Condolences on the Passing of Professor Bishnodat Vishnu Persaud
The University of the West Indies Institute for Sustainable Development (ISD)and the rest of The University community extend deepest condolences to the family of Professor Bishnodat Vishnu Persaud on his passing.
In tribute to Professor Persaud, Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles expressed, “It is indeed sad when The Universi...
EC$284,000 Raised at UWI Global Giving Week Launch in Antigua and Barbuda
The Global Giving Week campaign launched by the University of The West Indies (The UWI) has been steadily gaining momentum with awareness events across the region. The most recent was hosted by the University’s Open Campus site in Antigua and Barbuda on July 12, 2016, under the distinguished patronage of the island’s Governor General...
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