July 25, 2021

USTMA, The Ray and University of Missouri release findings on benefits of Rubber Modified Asphalt and call for additional research

Rubber modified asphalt is a proven circular solution for scrap tires that provides cost savings, extends pavement life and reduces noise;more research needed to close data gaps WASHINGTON – July 22, 2021 – The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA), in partnership with the University of Missouri and The Ray, a nonprofit proving ground for sustainable transportation […]

CHTA Education Foundation and Les Roches launch Professional Development Programme

Source: Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF) MIAMI (July 22, 2021) – The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF) and Les Roches Global Hospitality Education are launching a new professional development program for Caribbean hospitality professionals. The program builds on the two organizations’ existing partnership, which began in 2019, and is […]

The Mangrove Rangers

Cayman: Happening this Saturday at Parcel 110 on 40 Cardinall Avenue Happening this Saturday at Parcel 110 on 40 Cardinall Avenue Can’t make it? The Mangrove Art Show will still be up on display until July 31 The festivities kick off July 24 at 10 a.m. with the opening of two mangrove-themed art exhibitions created by students […]

Cayman: Health screening required for new students

A mandatory health screening programme for students entering government schools in the Cayman Islands for the first time will run from 19 July-23 August.  The annual school screening programme is starting later than usual this year due to the Health Services Authority’s ongoing commitments to providing testing and vaccination services during the global COVID-19 pandemic. […]

Althea Gordon appointed as Open Campus Registrar

he UWI, Open Campus Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal. Tuesday, July 13, 2021—Ms. Althea Gordon has been appointed Campus Registrar of The University of the West Indies (The UWI) Open Campus. Ms Gordon’s appointment takes effect on August 1, 2021. She replaces Mrs Karen Ford-Warner who retires at the end of July 2021. A national of […]

The UWI launches ‘Operation Revenue Revolution 75+’

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. W.I. Thursday, July 15, 2021—On Wednesday, July 14, Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies (The UWI) Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, leading the University’s Executive Management Team in a strategic planning retreat, launched Operation RR75+, the second, five years of its ten-year strategic plan. Describing the new five-year operation […]

ECCB and RSS-ARU announce winners of 2021 Creative Youth Competition

ECCB and RSS-ARU Announce Winners of 2021 Creative Youth Competition The ECCB/RSS ARU Creative Youth Art Competition is geared towards stimulating the minds of the region’s youth on issues that impact the socio-economic landscape of the region Thursday, July 15, 2021 — Basseterre, St. Kitts and Nevis — The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and the Regional Security […]

Cayman: Minister for Education Continues School Tours

On Wednesday (30 June), a team led by the Minister for Education Honourable Juliana O’Connor-Connolly paid a visit to the East End Primary School as part of an ongoing tour of government primary and secondary schools. The team included the Parliamentary Secretary for Education, Hon. Katherine Ebanks-Wilks, Ministry of Education (MoE) Deputy Chief Officer Ms. […]

Enterprise Cayman Annual Networking Event

Enterprise Cayman News If you’re a resident of the Cayman Islands between the ages of 18yrs and 25yrs, or a Cayman based student studying abroad, you are invited to attend our highly anticipated Enterprise Cayman networking event. Designed to support Cayman’s next generation of innovative business professionals by connecting talented young adults, like yourself, with […]

Cayman: Minds Inspired launches new sustainable development challenge

By Hannah Reid Dart’s Minds Inspired is preparing to roll-out a new sustainable development education challenge to all local high schools in September 2021, following a successful pilot programme with Cayman International School. The challenge is based on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals – also known as the SDGs – a global framework for […]