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UVI President David Hall and Board Chair Henry Smock
December 14

UVI Board to Meet in Special Session on December 19

A special meeting of the University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 19, in room 303 in 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. ...read more

UVI's School of Nursing Class of 2017

UVI SON Class of 2017 Boasts 92 Percent Pass Rate for NCLEX-RN

By graduation date, May 2017, 100 percent of the School of Nursing (SON) Class of 2017 was eligible to sit the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Of the 12 graduate students that took the examination, 11 of them were successful. This marked a 92 percent pass rate. read more
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Winners of the “55 for 55”: The Great Alumni Challenge Announced

The University of the Virgin Islands’ Office of Institutional Advancement announced the winner of the "55 for 55" Great Alumni Challenge on Nov. 28 at a “Pizza on the Lawn” – Social and Fun Day. The winners of the 2017 UVI “55 for 55”: The Great Alumni Challenge are Julie Arter, class of 1992 and Vernice Rogers, class of 2011. read more
Amalie Krigger wears his crown and sash proudly as Mr Incredible

Krigger Crowned Mr. Incredible at UVI

Amali Krigger, a senior computer science major, was crowned Mr. Incredible on Friday, Dec. 1, at the third Mr. Incredible contest on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix. Krigger also won Best Professional Wear, Best Talent and Mr. Popularity. read more
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2015 MMES Cohort Publishes Study in Major Scientific Journal

The University of the Virgin Islands’ Masters of Marine and Environmental Studies (MMES) 2015 cohort has had their capstone manuscript published in the Public Library of Science (PLOS ONE). The manuscript, altered juvenile fish communities associated with invasive Halophila Stipulacea seagrass habitats in the U.S. Virgin Islands, is the culmination of research efforts by the 2015 cohorts. The University of the Virgin Islands’ Masters of Marine and Environmental Studies (MMES) 2015 cohort has had their capstone manuscript published in the Public Library of Science (PLOS ONE). The manuscript, altered juvenile fish communities associated with invasive Halophila Stipulacea seagrass habitats in the U.S. Virgin Islands, is the culmination of research efforts by the 2015 cohorts. read more
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Media Invited to Cover & Photograph Clean Streets Initiative at Hull Bay Beach

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the Clean Streets Initiative at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017 at the Hull Bay Beach. read more
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VI Caribbean Cultural Center at UVI Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Despite hurricanes Irma and Maria’s damage to the Albert A. Sheen Campus and in proactive recovery mode throughout the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI), the Virgin Islands Caribbean Cultural Center (VICCC) celebrated its 5th Anniversary on November Nov. 9, 2017. The anniversary celebration was held in the VICCC Administrative Conference Suite in the Delta Jackson Dorsch Residential Complex with an interactive multi-cultural and multi-generational audience of the University Virgin Islands (UVI) and wider St. Croix community. read more
Mr. Incredible contenders pose for a photo.

Five Contenders to Vie for Mr. Incredible on December 1

The University of the Virgin Islands’ Office of Student Activities is proud to announce and invites the public to the 2017 Mr. Incredible Show at 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, in the Cafeteria on UVI’s Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix. The Mr. Incredible contest was created with the vision of showcasing the talent and empowering young men at the University. read more
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UVI to Host Second Annual Thank-A-Thon - UVI Alumni Surpass Campaign Challenge

The University of the Virgin Islands Alumni Call Center is hosting its second annual Thank-a-thon from Nov. 19-20. Alumni will be phoned and thanked for their contribution to UVI over the years. The thank-a-thon is primarily powered by highly trained UVI students and seeks to show appreciation of the support shown by alumni and the global community. This year one of the primary initiatives to be thankful for is the “55 for 55” Alumni Challenge. read more
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Hebrew Congregation of St. Thomas Holds Hurricane Relief Distribution Drive

“Can you cook at home?” “Do you have clean drinking water?” These were just a few needs that the Hebrew Congregation of St. Thomas were able to help with at a distribution drive held on Thursday, Nov. 16, at the University of the Virgin Islands’ Wellness Center on the St. Thomas Campus. read more
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Two UVI Students Win National Awards at Prestigious Conference

Of more than 1,800 participants, two UVI students were presented awards for their posters at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) held in Phoenix, Ariz., earlier this month. Deidre Lee, an undergraduate sophomore at UVI, was recognized for her poster in chemistry. Hairol Breton, an undergraduate junior, was awarded for his poster in engineering, physics and mathematics. read more
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