Oson, VI Makes One of the Largest EDC Donations – $350K – to UVI: Founder Challenges other EDC Companies
Dale LeFebvre, founder and chairman of Oson VI, LLC, a management, consulting and investment advisory firm, presented a $250,000 check to the University of the Virgin Islands on Tuesday, Dec. 3, on the St. Thomas Campus. ...read more
UVI Mourns the Passing of Nelson Mandela; President Hall Says Mandela’s Life Should Inspire All
The University of the Virgin Islands mourns the passing of Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa, and one of the world’s most transformative leaders.
UVI Researchers ID Virus as Possible Cause of White Plague Coral Disease; Papers Based on V.I. Study Garner National Attention
The Virgin Islands are known as a hot spot for tourism – snorkeling, diving, deep sea fishing, sailing and cruise ship visits. Unfortunately, say researchers at the University of the Virgin Islands, the territory is also a hotspot for coral disease.
Media Invited to Cover Lecture by Kiril Sokoloff at UVI
Members of the media are invited to cover a lecture by entrepreneur Kiril Sokoloff, who will make the next presentation in the UVI Entrepreneur Speaker Series at 10:30 a.m., on Friday, Dec. 6.
Wyndham Donates $25,000 to Support UVI Hospitality and Tourism Program
Wyndham Vacation Ownership, Inc., which is developing St. Thomas’ former Renaissance Grand Beach Resort property as a Margaritaville Vacation Club resort, presented $10,000 scholarships to two University of the Virgin Islands students and made a direct $5,000 grant to support UVI’s Hospitality and Tourism Management program.
Media Invited to Cover $250,000 Oson, LeFebvre Donation to UVI
Members of the media are invited to cover the announcement of a $250,000 donation to the University of the Virgin Islands.
UVI Board of Trustees to Hold Special Meeting on Friday, Dec. 6
A special meeting of the University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6, in the third-floor conference room of the Administration and Conference Center on the St. Thomas Campus and via teleconference.
Paradise Jam Basketball Tournament Tips Off Friday at UVI; UVI Bucs to Spar Against Metropolitan on Saturday
The University of the Virgin Islands will host the 2013 Paradise Jam beginning Friday, Nov. 22, in the Sports and Fitness Center on the St. Thomas Campus.
UVI Celebrates Historic “First to 50” Alumni Challenge Results
The public is invited to a celebration marking the success of the University of the Virgin Islands' “First to 50” Alumni Challenge at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 25, in the Great Hall on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix.
AT&T Supports UVI’s Math Behind the Science Summer Program With $28,000 Grant
The AT&T Foundation has awarded the University of the Virgin Islands a grant of $28,000 in support of the University’s Mathematics Behind the Science summer bridge program. Math Behind the Science is a six-week residential program designed to enhance the mathematics preparedness of college-bound students who are interested in pursuing careers in science, mathematics, engineering, technology or medicine.
Statement Issued by Alexander Moorhead Chair, UVI Board of Trustees
Recent newspaper articles have raised a question whether the executive session meeting of the University’s Board of Trustees held on November 11, 2013, continuing the executive session that was recessed on October 26th, was conducted in accordance with the Virgin Islands Sunshine Law.