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Public Forum: Achieving Media and Information Literacy

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March 21, 2013 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

A Public Forum on "Achieving Media and Information Literacy: the Challenges to the Education System" will be presented by Dr Cherrell Shelley Robinson. The presentation will focus on the results of a regional survey.
Presentation of the results of a regional survey

CARICOM in the Hemisphere: A Public Lecture

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March 19, 2013 - 6:00pm

The Department of Government in the Faculty of Social Sciences presents a public lecture entitled CARICOM in the Hemisphere. Guest speaker is Ambassador Albert Ramdin, Assistant Secretary General, Organization of American States (OAS). Reception follows at the Mona Visitors Lodge.

Ralph Thompson’s Taking Words For A Walk

Ralph Thompson’s Taking Words For A Walk

Taking Words For A Walk, the latest collection of poetry by Dr. Ralph Thompson, will be launched by the Department of Literatures in English, University of the West Indies, Mona on Sunday, March 24 at 11:00am at the Philip Sherlock Centre for the Creative Arts. Distinguished poet and UWI Emeritus Professor, Mervyn Morris, will be the guest speaker.

Annual celebration of Modern Languages Day

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March 21, 2013 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

This celebration seeks to positively reinforce the importance, usefulness and joys of learning a foreign language. Another objective,going forward, is to promote further studies in preparation for careers (in languages or otherwise) in the globalized setting of this new

Early Childhood Development Conference

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March 25, 2013 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Event Date: 

March 26, 2013 - 8:00am - 4:30pm

The Dudley Grant Memorial Trust presents the Early Childhood Development Conference under the theme: Early Childhood Development for Nation building in Jamaica: Retrospective and Prospective.
The Opening Ceremony takes

The UWI Open Campus Council to meet in Dominica to review Academic Year 2011/2012

The UWI Open Campus Council to meet in Dominica to review Academic Year 2011/2012

On Friday 15th March 2013, The University of the West Indies (UWI), Open Campus will host its annual Campus Council meeting at the Fort Young Hotel in Dominica’s capital, Roseau.

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Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

Event Date: 

March 28, 2013 - 2:00pm - 4:30pm

The Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SoTL) integrates the experience of teaching with the scholarship of research with the end result of a scholarly product which impacts teaching and learning.
The Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) has been facilitating

Lunch Learn Seminar: Improving Learning - Teaching Students to think on their thinking

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March 27, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

In this Lunch & Learn Seminar, we will discuss tips on how you can teach your students to make their learning more efficient and effective by thinking about what and how they are learning. Please register by email idu@uwimona.edu.jm or by calling extensions 2341, 2730. We look

Lunch Learn Seminar: Incorporating peer review activities in your classes

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March 20, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Exchanging work with peers to receive feedback is common practice in the workplace and is increasingly used in classrooms to help students give and receive constructive criticism in an environment of active learning.
The Centre for Excellence in Teaching & Learning (CETL) invites


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