UVI Board Approves the Development Phase of Medical School; Major Gift Announcement Planned for April 25
The Board of Trustees of the University of the Virgin Islands, in a unanimous vote, authorized President David Hall to commence the development phase for a medical school in the territory. ...read more
Media Invited to Cover a Major Gift Announcement for Development Phase of UVI Medical School
At 11 a.m. on Friday, April 25, at Government House on St. Thomas, the University of the Virgin Islands will announce a major gift by Dr. Chirinjeev Kathuria, chairman of New Generation Power (NGP), for the development of a territory-wide medical school.
UVI CES to Host 50th Caribbean Food Crops Society Meeting
Over 200 agriculturists, representing 22 countries will converge on St. Thomas, from July 6-11, at the Sugar Bay Resort and Spa for the Caribbean Food Crops Society’s (CFCS) 50th annual meeting to discuss production, marketing and policy issues affecting agriculture in the Caribbean.
UVI Student Wins First Place at National STEM Conference
University of the Virgin Islands undergraduate students from the College of Science and Mathematics attended the Annual Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in February 2014 in Washington D. C.
Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. to Speak at UVI Commencement in May
Harvard University Professor Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., a noted literary historian, activist and filmmaker, will be the keynote speaker at the University of the Virgin Islands’ 2014 Commencement Ceremonies in May. Joining him as honorary doctorate recipients will be Hon. Ron de Lugo and Horace Clarke.
Media Invited to Cover UVI’s Model U.N. Competition
The media is invited to cover the sixth annual Model United Nations Conference at 10 a.m. on April 16, in the Great Hall of the University of the Virgin Islands’ Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix.
Reichhold Presents an Intimate Night of Jazz with Tuck & Patti
The Reichhold Center for the Arts presents Tuck and Patti in a live jazz performance that is sure to soothe the soul at 8 p.m. on Saturday, May 10.
Elisa Thomas Crowned Miss University of the Virgin Islands 2014-2015
Elisa Thomas was crowned Miss University of the Virgin Islands 2014-2015 at the 34th Annual Miss UVI Ambassadorial Competition held on Saturday, April 12, at UVI’s Reichhold Center for the Arts on St. Thomas.
UVI’s Mock U.N. Competition to Debate Issues in Belize, Jamaica
The public is invited to the sixth annual Model United Nations Conference at 10 a.m. on April 16, in the Great Hall of the University of the Virgin Islands’ Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix.
Dean Selected for UVI’s College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
University of the Virgin Islands professor of economics Dr. Simon B. Jones-Hendrickson has been appointed dean for the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS).
UVI Board of Trustees to Hold Special Meeting on April 19
A special meeting of the University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 19, in the third-floor conference room of the Administration and Conference Center on the St. Thomas Campus and in the Provost Conference Room on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix.