January 24, 2020

Summer Teacher Institute

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Another Successful Summer Teacher Institute COLLEGE OF LETTERS & SCIENCE Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies CLACS hosted the 2019 Summer Teacher Institute, “Society and Politics in Contemporary Central America.” Twenty-four educators and 1 student came together to participate and share resources. These educators represented K-12 and post-secondary institutions from five states. The materials […]

Cayman Islands Law School students appear before judges in US-Caribbean Moot Competition

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Students at the Truman Bodden Law School (TBLS) recently represented the Cayman Islands at the American-Caribbean Law Initiative (ACLI) in taking part in the Caribbean Law Clinic (CLC) hosted by Florida International University (FIU), Miami. The students were joined by law school Director, Mitchell Davies. Cayman’s team comprised second and third year students Monica Zakari, […]

President of University College of The Cayman Islands praises Center for Leadership

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President of University College of The Cayman Islands praises Center for Leadership’s involvement in global leadership program. For a second year, the Center for Leadership at Florida International University (FIU) and the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) are partnering to deliver the FIU/UCCI Executive Certificate in Global Leadership program at UCCI’s campus in […]

Trinidad investigates financing of terrorist activities

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By Azad Ali From Caribbean Life The Trinidad and Tobago Financial Unit (FIU) has reported that 182 T&T nationals may be involved in financing the activities of terrorist organizations such as the Islamic State (ISIS). This was disclosed by Minister in the Ministry of Attorney General Stuart Young who told a post-Cabinet new conference for […]

Peter Binose: Did Maduro fund the Spanish left wing via a Vincentian Bank?

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According to the Venezuelan news ‘El Nacional News’ Maduro has been what I describe as money laundering through a Vincentian offshore bank the Euro Pacific Bank and secretly sending money to fund a left wing political party in Spain via that bank which is located in Kingstown Saint Vincent. The questions need to be asked: […]

FIU in D.C. update: FIU Ebola expert visits White House

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From FIU News In the week leading up to the mid-term elections, FIU’s strength in global health response, coastal ecosystems and local educational reform were promoted in Washington D.C., while alumni in the region supported the university’s first generation scholarship initiative. FIU’s Ebola Expertise Dr. Aileen Marty, professor of infectious diseases in the Herbert Wertheim […]

Taking down Titan

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From 7Newsbelize For the past two days, we’ve been telling you about the US led crackdown on Offshore companies in Belize, mainly Titan International Securities. Well tonight, two of the Titan owners, Bahamians Kelvin Leach and Rohn Knowles are in police custody after they were intercepted trying to fly out of the country today. As […]