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The University's Medallion given to Students represents Induction into the Student Body
August 10

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph New Student Move-in and Convocation 2018

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UVI Students to participate in NSE Programs in Fall 2018

Nine UVI students on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix will commence studies at other universities in Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 through the National Student Exchange Program (NSE). The National Student Exchange Program provides students with the opportunity to study at other institutions in the United States including Puerto Rico and Guam. Students learn about different cultures, different geographical locations, explore graduate school and employment options, enroll in courses not presently offered at UVI, expand their world view, and experience personal growth and enrichment. read more
Ocean Gliders are Displayed by Students at the University of the Virgin Islands on the St. Thomas Campus

UVI Plays Vital Role in VI Ocean Glider Pilot Project

The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) through an agreement with Ocean and Coastal Observing – Virgin Islands (OCOVI), has lent its support to housing data-collecting underwater drones that will aid in improved hurricane forecasting. read more
University of the Virgin Islands St. Thomas Campus Entrance

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph New Student Orientation Summer 2018

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the University of the Virgin Islands New Student Summer Orientation from Wednesday, July 11 to Thursday, July 12, for new students enrolling on both campuses. All newly accepted students are required to participate in orientation activities prior to the start of the Fall semester for academic advising and development of their class schedules. read more
Colonies of Pallas' Mastiff Bats Occupy Rooves in the Virgin Islands

VI Homeowners Urged to Seek Help for Bat Removal

With the start of the 2018 hurricane season on June 1, Virgin Islands homeowners still heavily focused on repairing structures damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Maria are urged to contact Dr. Renata Platenberg if bats have taken up residence in your home. Platenberg, assistant professor of Natural Resource Management at the University of the Virgin Islands, has a permit from the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) to handle and care for bats. read more
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New Member Appointed to UVI’s Board of Trustees

A new member had been appointed to the University of the Virgin Islands’ (UVI) Board of Trustees. Dr. John A. Quelch was appointed by Gov. Kenneth Mapp to fill the vacant position on the Board. He has been appointed to join its 12-member body and will fill the vacancy left by former Trustee Carol Fulp. His appointment came into effect on April 4, 2018. read more
Students on the Albert A. Sheen Campus build an App for the Hackathon Competition

UVI Rewards Students for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

University of the Virgin Islands Hackathon participants, Business Design Program participants, 13D competition competitors and UVIDEA club officers of both the Albert A. Sheen and St. Thomas Campuses were recognized at the first Annual Innovation and Entrepreneurship gala luncheon held on Saturday, May 12. This event celebrated the growing innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem at UVI. The Hackathon, Business Design Program, and 13D competition students all received awards. read more
Photo of Nadia Monrose Mills, UVI Assistant Professor of Mathematics

UVI Announces Winners for 2018 Research Day

The University of the Virgin Islands announces the students and faculty winners of the 7th annual Research Day held in Spring 2018. Of the 32 undergraduate student entries on the St. Thomas Campus, Shantae Lewis from the College of Science and Mathematics emerged as the winner on the St. Thomas Campus. read more
University of the Virgin Islands Signage at the Entrance of the St. Thomas Campus

New Student Orientation for Summer 2018 Set – July 11 – 12

The University of the Virgin Islands will hold Summer Orientation from Wednesday, July 11 to Thursday, July 12, for new students enrolling on both campuses. All newly accepted students are required to participate in orientation activities prior to the start of the semester for academic advising and development of their class schedules. Orientation also includes sessions to introduce new students to UVI, networking with other students and instructors, campus tours, an official welcome from UVI President David Hall and a National Student Exchange meeting. read more
Masters in Marine and Environmental Science holds fish

Seventeen Earn Masters of Marine and Environmental Studies Degrees at UVI

Seventeen University of the Virgin Islands students earned Master of Marine and Environmental Science (MMES) degrees at UVI’s May 17, Commencement Ceremony on the St. Thomas Campus. read more
University of the Virgin Islands Albert A. Sheen Campus on the island of St. Croix

UVI Board of Trustees to Meet on June 2

The University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees will meet at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 2, in the Administration and Conference Center Building on St. Thomas and in the Great Hall on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix. The Board will meet via teleconference from various points. read more
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