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UWI Open Campus Graduation 2013

UWI Open Campus Graduation 2013

On October 12, 2013, the Open Campus of The University of the West Indies (UWI) will recognise the accomplishments of graduates for the 2012-2013 academic year at an official ceremony in the countr

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Meet the 2013 UWI Open Campus Valedictorian

Meet the 2013 UWI Open Campus Valedictorian

Nikishia Greenidge is a 33-year-old Trinidadian national, who is paraplegic. She attended Vessigny Secondary School, where she is now employed as a teacher.

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On Campus radio show: UWI stays cutting edge with lecture focused on technology in education

Event Date: 

October 6, 2013 - 2:00pm

Event Date: 

October 6, 2013 - 4:00pm

Next On Campus:
 
Two major lectures scheduled for next week take the spotlight:
 
The 5th UWI/Guardian Life Premium Teaching Lecture places emphasis on technology in education. Dr Mervin Chisholm of the Centre for Excellence

CB Group/UWI 5K ready set for Nov.17

CB Group/UWI 5K ready set for Nov.17

On Sunday November 17, 2013 at 7am sharp, thousands will be off to fast start at the UWI Mona Bowl for the second staging of the CB Group/ UWI 5K Run/Walk.

 
This year’s staging will include new features such as electronic timing bibs and a new route with 75% of the course being on the scenic UWI Mona Campus. The Race will start and end at the UWI M

New UWI Mona Deputy principal appointed

New UWI Mona Deputy principal appointed

Professor Ishenkumba Kahwa has been appointed Deputy Principal of The University of the West Indies Mona Campus effective October 1, 2013, the UWI Vice Chancellor has announced.
 
Professor Kahwa previously served as Dean of the Faculty of Science & Technology and Professor of Supramolecular Chemistry at The University of the West Indies, (UWI)

A Learner-Centered Perspective to Teaching Learning with Technology: The 21st Century Difference

A Learner-Centered Perspective to Teaching Learning with Technology: The 21st Century Difference

“A Learner-Centered Perspective to Teaching & Learning with Technology: The 21st Century Difference” is the theme for this year’s UWI/Guardian Life Premium Teaching Lecture set for October 10, 2013 at the Mona Visitors’ Lodge and Conference Centre starting at 6:00P.M. The lecture will be delivered by Dr. David Yearwood, Professor and chair of t

FLIPPING YOUR CLASSROOM: What does it mean?

Event Date: 

October 2, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

The whole classroom paradigm is being challenged and "flipped" in this revolutionary approach to teaching and learning. In fact, it is said that more time is provided for students to learn in the flipped classroom than in a traditional lecture. How does it work? How authentic is it?

On Campus radio show: SALISES Conference looks beyond CARICOM tackles the tough issues facing the integration movement

Event Date: 

September 29, 2013 - 2:00pm

Event Date: 

September 29, 2013 - 4:00pm

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SALISES puts the spotlight on CARICOM in its 40th year, admitting it may now be time to look beyond the 40 year old regional integration movement. They tackle the emotive issues of non tariff barriers, customs and

UWI Mona’s Prof. Michael Taylor awarded Silver Musgrave Medal for work in Climate Change

UWI Mona’s Prof. Michael Taylor awarded Silver Musgrave Medal for work in Climate Change

Head of the Department of Physics at the University of the West Indies, Professor Michael Taylor has been awarded the Silver Musgrave Medal by the Institute of Jamaica for his work in climate change.
The ceremony will be held on Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at 3:00 p.m. at the Institute of Jamaica.
 
Over the years Professor Taylor has attempted to

Three New Appointments in the Open Campus Country Sites Division

Three New Appointments in the Open Campus Country Sites Division

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Appointments Committee has approved Dr. Francis O. Severin as Director of the Open Campus Country Sites (OCCS) Division of the UWI Open Campus.

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