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Book Launch: Dr. Bissessar and Dr. La Guerre

{gallery}http://www.flickr.com/photos/theuwi/sets/72157638351481924/{/gallery} Professor Ann Marie Bissessar and Professor Emeritus John La Guerre officially launched their new book “Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana: Race and Politics in Two Plural Societies” on November 19, 2013. The launch was held at the Main Salon of the Office of the Campus Principal, The University of the West Indies (UWI) St. Augustine Campus.

The book attempts to probe more carefully the processes by which social and ethnic problems, in Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana, are conveyed to the political arena and the mechanisms by which they determine critical outcomes.

The launch was chaired by Integrity Commission Chairman, Ken Gordon and Justice Rajmanlal Joseph delivered the feature address.

Book Launch: Dr. Carol Logie

{gallery}http://www.flickr.com/photos/theuwi/sets/72157638350182555/{/gallery} A new book by Caribbean experts in the field of early childhood development, titled “Issues and Perspectives in Early Childhood Development and Education in Caribbean Countries,” was recently published by Caribbean Educational Publishers (2003) Ltd. Editors are Dr Carol Logie, Administrative Director of The UWI, St. Augustine Family Development and Children’s Research Centre (FDCRC) and Lecturer at the UWI St. Augustine School of Education, together with Professor Jaipaul L. Roopnarine, Adjunct Professor of Teaching and Leadership in the School of Education at Syracuse University, and a research scientist at the FDCRC.

The UWI, St. Augustine Family Development Centre (FDC), and the Office of the Campus Principal hosted the book launch for “Issues and Perspectives in Early Childhood Development and Education in Caribbean Countries”, at the St. Augustine Campus on November 21, 2013.

Open Letter October/November 2013

Open Letter October/November 2013

The accomplishments of The University of the West Indies (UWI) Open Campus graduates for the 2012-2013 academic year, were celebrated at a Graduation Ceremony in the main court of the Spice Basket

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Teaching Skills Workshop 2014

Event Date: 

January 13, 2014 - 9:00am - January 15, 2014 - 4:00pm

Venue: 

Training Room of the CETL (upstairs the Inter-Faculty Lecture Theatre)

Target Audience: 

Staff

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Teaching Skills Workshop 2014

Public Lecture on Campaign Finance Reform

Event Date: 

December 11, 2013 - 6:00pm

The National Integrity Action(NIA)  Mona School of Business & Management, Jamaicans United for Sustainable Development and the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica (PSOJ) are collaborating on this Public Lecture.    The presenters will be  The Hon. Phillip

University Carol Service 2013

Event Date: 

December 8, 2013 - 7:00pm

The Carol Service - the Festival of Nine Lessons with Carols (and Homily) - is one of the highlights of the University year, when the glorious choir of the University Singers is augmented by a combined student choir.

Venue: 

University Chapel

Opening Ceremony: Academic Conference on Football

Event Date: 

April 16, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Venue: 

The Undercroft, Senate building, UWI Mona

Target Audience: 

Staff

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Students

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On Campus radio show: UWI Mona Researchers make breakthrough discovery on Prostate Cancer

Event Date: 

December 1, 2013 - 2:00pm

Event Date: 

December 1, 2013 - 4:00pm

Next On Campus radio show:
 
UWI Mona Researchers make discoveries about the beloved Jamaican favourite - the Avocado Pear - and its link to lower rates of prostate cancer. Plus, a startling finding about Omega Threes: Proof that

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UWI and EU Partnership Offers Study Abroad Opportunities for Caribbean Students

UWI and EU Partnership Offers Study Abroad Opportunities for Caribbean Students

The European Union via the Education, Audio-visual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), is currently accepting applications for scholarships from prospective Caribbean students.

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