December 6, 2023

Students from Northern Caribbean University are internationally recognized for creation of a natural mosquito repellant

By Nigel Coke From Adventist News Network The entrepreneurs from Jamaica placed sixth in the annual International Business Model Competition. Inspired by the need to have individuals protected after the 2014 outbreak of the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus (Chik-V) in Jamaica that claimed scores of lives both locally and regionally, Northern Caribbean University (NCU) students Princess Shakes […]

Universities failing graduates

By PENDA HONEYGHAN From Jamaica Observer PS says focus on enrolment obscuring quality of education USING what he described as constructive criticism, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education Dr Maurice Smith has chided tertiary institutions for what he said was an apparent lack of values, professionalism, and character among many of the graduates they produce. […]