June 17, 2021

UWI students saluted for bravery in helping to combat COVID-19

The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus. Tuesday, May 25, 2021.  Over 400 regional students at The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus have been hailed as heroes for their courageous fieldwork at the height of a COVID-19 resurgence in Barbados earlier this year.  In February, the students signed up for […]

CNCF to host symposium on the work of Caymanian author J. A. Roy Bodden

The Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF), in collaboration with the Committee for the Promotion of Research and Cayman Scholarship (CPRCS), will be hosting a symposium to discuss and celebrate the work of prominent Caymanian historian, educator, author and former member of Government J. A. Roy Bodden. The conference is called J. A. Roy Bodden: Public […]

Cayman: RCIPS releases image of ganja edible recovered at local school

Earlier this month, police officers were called to a local school following a report that a suspicious food item had been recovered from a student during a bag search conducted by staff. The item was an edible made with cereal, which is suspected to have ganja as a component. Officers recovered the item and a […]

Cayman: RUBis awards $15,000 in Scholarship Grants at RUBis Top Student 2021 Awards Programme

Cayman Islands (21st May 2021 ) – Rubis Service Stations recently held their Rubis Top Student (RTS) 2021 Awards Programme where they awarded $15,000 in scholarships to 12 students who displayed a strong desire to pursue a personal passion. The ceremony was held on May 19th at the George Town Yacht Club, Cayman Islands. To […]

API Lifecycle Management Stages Explained

Applications Programming Interfaces have changed how software applications are developed. They have provided developers with a way through which they can allow their applications to communicate with ease, reuse code when building the applications, and increased the speed of building new applications. Due to this, there has been a rapid adoption of APIs across different […]

Vice-Chancellor Beckles meets with UWI staff in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. W.I. Thursday, May 20, 2021. — On Friday, May 14, immediately following the Government’s lowering of La Soufrière’s volcanic alert level, Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles paid a visit to UWI staff in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.  He met them face-to-face to […]

Improve your writing skills drastically at home

Writing skills can be improved in many ways such as freewriting, freelance writing, etc. But it might take months if you’re not giving all your attention to it. The most important part when it comes to improving your writing skills is that you need to have the desire to improve. Without motivation, you won’t be […]

Applications are now Open for Caribbean Computer Coding Workshops

By Veronica Manning Caribbean Science Foundation From OECS Students, Instructors and Teaching Assistants in Barbados and the OECS are invited to apply! Tuesday, May 18, 2021 — The Caribbean Science Foundation will be offering two computer coding workshops this summer for citizens of Barbados and the English-speaking OECS. The aim is to assist with workforce development in the Caribbean. […]

Europe Dance Championships Season 2022 for Dance Schools and Groups from all over. Any level welcome and anyone can participate

From Danza Barcelona The NEXT Barcelona Dance Award 2022 is Ready!For Dance Schools and Groups from all over, any level welcome and anyone can participate! Invitation for next Dance Festival Competition in Barcelona Spain 2022!An Event for Dance, Ballet, Contemporary, Modern, Hip Hop and eachother kind of dance art, Dance Team Showcases, Workshop Opportunities & […]

Cayman: Ministry of Education, District Administration and Lands (MEDAL) Officials Tour District Administration

Minister of Education, District Administration and Lands (EDAL) The Honorable Juliana O’Connor-Connolly led a team of Ministry officials on a familiarisation tour of the District Administration Department last Thursday (6 May). Accompanied by District Commissioner Mr. Mark Tibbetts, the team, including MEDAL Chief Officer Ms. Cetonya Cacho and Deputy Chief Officers Ms. Lyneth Monteith and […]