UWI Couples

It seems that The University of the West Indies, apart from creating an environment where students can excel academically, it also allowed some to find their spouses. It also helped the regional integration effort, as many UWI Couples are of different Caribbean nationalities.

We have created a special group for those who fall into this unique category and hope that they will enjoy networking with other UWI Couples in this way.

UWI Couples include:

Couple Wed Story
Alleyne, George and Alleyne, Sylvan
Bennett, Joan and Bennett, Errol 1973 We met as medical students in the Class of 1971. We dated each other until our graduation year, and we got married at the UWI Chapel in 1971, while doing our Internships. We have been together since.
Dr. Gregory Bissessar and Hon. Kamla Persad-Bissessar
Dr. Victor Boodhoo and Dr. Yvette Boodhoo
Prof. Compton Bourne and Pamela Bourne
Professor Emeritus Barrington Chevannes and Mrs. Paulette Chevannes
Mr. Campbell Cleare and Mrs. Sharon Cleare
Mrs. Venetia Eck-Salazar and Mr. Aldo Salazar 2007 It was during my first year UWI, International Relations major and he was in his final year, Norman Manley Law School. I remember quite clearly that it was the first Friday in October 2000 when I met this handsome dimpled-cheek man. I was encouraged by...
Dr. Dawn Ewing and Dr. Rufus Ewing 1993 My parents, Dr. the Hon. Rufus Ewing and Dr. Dawn Perry-Ewing met at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus in 1988. They joined the medical class of 1993 during the month of hurricane Gilbert, so life initially was not a bed of roses. Their 5...
Mr. Jeremy Francis and Davidson-Francis, Celia 1995 We are both proud graduates of the UWI and happy to acknowledge the importance of UWI to our life story.
High Commissioner Mr. Cedric Harper and Dr. Barbara Lyle-Harper
Prof. Eon Harris and Dr. C. Yvette Williams-Harris
Mr. Rex James and Mrs. Joyce James
Massiah, Karl and Dr. Pamela DaCamara-Massiah
Brian Morley and June Morley 1997
Mr. Clive Pegus and Mrs. Ruth Pegus
Dr. Sebastian Peter and Missouri Peter
Mr. Stephen Rampair and Mrs. Gillian Rampair
Mr. Gregory Reid and Mrs. Rodina Reid
Dr. Ranford Ricketts and Dr. Hazel Shillingford-Ricketts
PVC Clement Sankat and Mrs. Rohanie Sankat
Mr. Brian Serville and Mrs. Ellen Serville
Shand, Howard and Mrs. Nickeisha Young Shand 2013
Tilluckdharry, Lynette and Tilluckdharry, ROY 1974 Roy resided in Chancellor Hall and Lynette in Mary Seacole Hall. Our story started during her freshman's week and continued through our years on campus. We got married in the August after Roy completed his MB,BS 1974.We went back to Mona in 1975 Roy...

(If you would like to be listed kindly visit here and submit the details or email your information to couples@alumni.uwi.edu)

UWI Unions

How about renewing your vows at the UWI Chapel?

For information contact Chapel Information and Bookings:

Mr. Sigmund Anderson
Email: sigmund.anderson02@uwimona.edu.jm
Tel: (876) 935-8317
Ext: 2317/2301



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