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Archives for May 22, 2023

Our times call for managing complexities, not solving problems

How Paicines Ranch in California works to bring business and investment up to date with our times and closer to nature—prioritizing ecosystem health, habitat, and the sequestration of carbon through soil practices By April M. Short Author Bio: April M. Short is an editor, journalist, and documentary editor and producer. She is a co-founder of the Observatory, where […]

Cayman: MRCU Larviciding operations in progress

Grand Cayman, Monday, 22 May 2023 –  The Mosquito Research & Control Unit (MRCU) would like to advise the public that its Pre-Hatch Treatment, the annual larvicide application that takes place before the start of the first major rainfall event of the year, is currently underway. “The Pre-Hatch Treatment allows us to apply larvicide products to […]

IOC welcomes G7 Leaders’ support for the autonomy of sport

International Olympic Committee 22 May 2023 – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) welcomes the reference to sport in the Group of Seven (G7) Leaders’ Statement on Ukraine, which they issued during their summit in Hiroshima, Japan. The statement says that the G7 are “fully respecting the autonomy of sporting organizations” and want to ensure that “Russian […]

IOC and UNODC highlight sport’s powerful role in youth crime prevention

International Olympic Committee 22 May 2023 – Sport plays a crucial role in building safer communities and combatting youth violence and crime. This was highlighted during a high-level side event organised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), in cooperation with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on 22 May in Vienna (Austria), as […]

Caribbean be warned: El Niño looking more likely

Geneva, 3 May 2023 (WMO)  From The University of the West Indies The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica W.I. Saturday, May 20, 2023 — A joint media release by The UWI Global Institute for Climate Smart and Resilient Development (The UWI GICSRD) and the Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (CIMH) El Niño is the term […]

Cayman: DCFS – “Financial and Entrepreneurial Buzz” Friday, May 26, 2023

The Department of Children and Family Services cordially invites you to join the “Financial and Entrepreneurial Buzz” session this Friday, May 26, 2023, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the church hall.   All are welcome.  

World Ocean Day is June 8th!

From CCMI & Little Cayman Research Centre Join us in celebrating our oceans! CCMI is excited to again host a special World Ocean Day Reefs Go Live at the Camana Bay Cinema on 8th June. We hope you will join us for this and other exciting upcoming events as we look at CCMI’s work for […]

Cayman: Police Seek Assistance in Locating Wanted Man Kadeem Hurlston

From RCIPS Kadeem Andre Johnnaton Hurlston. The RCIPS is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 29-year-old Kadeem Andre Johnnaton Hurlston. Hurlston had been granted bail in relation to a previous firearms-related incident, but has failed to answer his bail conditions. Efforts to locate him have so far been unsuccessful, and so police are requesting public […]

AI and ChatGPT in Higher Education– Students need guardrails not bans

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica W.I. Saturday, May 20, 2023 — With the eruption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools like ChatGPT higher education experts are concerned about where these tools fit in the academic space. The University of the West Indies’ virtual Vice-Chancellor’s Forum on Artificial Intelligence (AI): A Blessing or Curse for Higher Education […]

Midsummer Music Concert Thursday 22nd June 7.30pm

Cayman National Choir & Orchestra Tickets are now available at Eventpro for our summer concert – please encourage friends and family to join us! Let the beauty of this eclectic mix of live music whisk you away from the daily grind – prepare yourself to be uplifted by an unforgettable musical experience! Our upcoming concert features a […]