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Archives for May 28, 2022

Three UWI Press books secure 2022 IPPY Awards

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. W.I. Friday, 27 May 2022. — The University of the West Indies Press (UWI Press) is pleased to announce that earlier this month, three of its published books were recognised internationally by the Independent Publisher Book Awards (IPPY Awards). Traditional and Western Medicine: Voices from Jamaican Psychiatric Patients by Dr […]

The UWI Open Campus and UNESCO  launch training for 300 young Caribbean creatives

Office of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Friday, May 27, 2022 — The University of the West Indies (The UWI) Open Campus and UNESCO have launched the Phase 2 of their collaboration agreement to offer online cultural training in the framework of the UNESCO Programme Transcultura: Integrating Cuba, the Caribbean and the European Union through Culture […]

Now accepting applications to the Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Business program

Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Business To outperform the competition, business leaders must regularly adapt and reimagine their strategies. And in the face of nearly constant technological change, mastering these critical functions and practices—such as harnessing big data and experimentation—is vital to achieving success in the digital economy. Program Details STARTS ON June 30, 2022 DURATION […]

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR:) Connecting the dots, Martin

By Melissa Martin The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR:) Connecting the dots  It’s interesting when you find the same power people are here and there and everywhere in the circle of political influence around the globe.  When you watch the documentary “Monopoly, Who Owns the World?” by Tim Gielen – you begin to notice the […]

QUOTABLE CARIBBEAN – MAY 28, 2022

“My experience over the years has included serving in executive roles at luxury properties, top-rated resorts, and villa management portfolios in the Caribbean region. In my new role at Divi Resorts, I’ll be working closely with each resort to ensure guests are enjoying unique and safe travel experiences while creating memories that last a lifetime.” – Mo […]

Food Security: From talk to action – Basil Springer Column (May 16, 2022)

“This people draweth nigh unto me with their mouth, and honoreth me with their lips; but their heart is far from me.” – Matthew 15:8:   St. Lucian Nobel Prize winner Sir Arthur Lewis posited (circa 1950) that “… in the West Indies islands, it is not the case that agriculture cannot continue to develop if […]

Octave Studios

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Grab a glass of champagne! Octave Studio is up and running. After months of construction, wiring, adjusting, and hair pulling (not to mention years of planning), we’re finally recording in the new studio. The work we’re doing won’t be ready to be listened to for several months and we’ve […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – 27 May, 256 NEW Positives, (24-26 May)

Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 27 May.  Positive cases reported to Public Health during this period are currently as follows: Tuesday 24/05/2022 95 Wednesday 25/05/2022 88 Thursday 26/05/2022 73 There are 1607 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. Nine persons are currently hospitalized for COVID-19 related causes. The 7-day rolling average for 27 May is 90. I […]

28 May Weather in Cayman

Sat May 28 2022 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light southeast winds and slight seas will continue over the Cayman area for the next 24 hours associated with a weak pressure gradient across the Caribbean. Day: Partly cloudy with afternoon showers or thunderstorms. Tonight: Cloudy skies this evening followed by scattered showers and thunderstorms. Sea: Slight […]