The Caribbean Writer Announces the Release of Volume 37
November 30 2023
The Caribbean Writer (TCW), the international, refereed literary journal published by the University of the Virgin Islands each year, is pleased to announce the release of Volume 37 under the theme: “Carrying: Recognition and Repair”. Volume 37 boasts insightful and exciting poetry, short stories, personal essays, interviews and book reviews by established, as well as emerging, writers from within the Caribbean and its diaspora.
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November 29 2023
Twenty-two University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) undergraduate and graduate students, alumni, staff and faculty, traveled to Portland, OR to attend the 27th Biennial Conference of the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF), Nov. 12-16. Their participation was funded by four National Science Foundation (NSF) grants awarded to UVI to support individuals from the territory in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), as well as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
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November 29 2023
Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) and the Virgin Islands Small Business Center (VI SBDC) launch of the Virgin Islands Agriculture Business Center (VIAgBC) on Thursday, Dec.7, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.in the Great Hall on the University of the Virgin Islands’ Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix.
The Caribbean Writer Calls for Creative Work & Artwork for Vol. 38 Through Online Portal
November 29 2023
The Caribbean Writer (TCW) has reissued its call for submissions for Volume 38 under the 2024 theme: “Legacies: Reckoning and Resolve.” We inherit the legacies of those who marched before us, if not directly, some other ways and so reckoning has become a way of life. Some suggest that what will save us is our resolve.
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November 28 2023
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) men’s and women’s basketball teams return to action on November 29 and December 1 as they host Champion Christian College at the Elridge Blake Sports and Fitness Center in a pair of doubleheaders beginning at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m., respectively.
The VI Agriculture Business Center Grand Launch Event Set for Dec. 7
November 27 2023
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) and the Virgin Islands Small Business Development Center (VI SBDC) invite the public to the launch of the Virgin Islands Agriculture Business Center (VI AgBC) on Thursday, Dec. 7, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Great Hall on the University’s Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix.
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November 20 2023
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) women’s basketball team ended their season-opening road trip with a 78-61 loss in their second matchup with Florida Memorial University (FMU) at the FMU Wellness Center in Miami Gardens, Florida on Thursday night.
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November 20 2023
Graduate forward Maurice Smith, Jr. posted a double-double of 19 points and 12 rebounds, both game highs, to lead the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Buccaneers men’s basketball to an 82-68 exhibition game win over the VI Elite Pros on Saturday night at the Elridge Blake Sports and Fitness Center.
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November 20 2023
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Buccaneers men’s basketball team fell to the Lions of Florida Memorial University (FMU) on Thursday night, 78-52, at the Florida Memorial Wellness Center in Miami Gardens. After dropping the final game of their road trip, the team falls to 0-2 on the season.
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November 17 2023
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) hosted representatives from the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), the nation’s largest organization exclusively representing publicly funded Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and other predominantly black institutions.