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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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Former Prime Minister PJ Patterson to address UWI Development and Endowment Fund luncheon

Former Prime Minister PJ Patterson to address UWI Development and Endowment Fund luncheon

The UWI Development and Endowment Fund will host its third annual Donor Recognition and Scholarship Awards function. The event will be held on Thursday October 10 at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel commencing at 12:00 noon with feature address by Former Prime Minister the Most Honourable PJ Patterson.

 

 The luncheon is one of the major activities hosted

Creative Writing Workshop in Prose Fiction

Event Date: 

October 8, 2013 - 6:00pm - November 5, 2013 - 8:00pm

The Department of Literatures in English UWI, Mona will offer a five week creative writing workshop in prose fiction to be led by Distinguished author and Writer-In-Residence Dr. Erna Brodber. The workshop will be held on Tuesdays from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.

UWI Takes a Shot at Cyber Crime

UWI Takes a Shot at Cyber Crime

Members of the public are being invited to attend a two-day National Conference on Cyber Security and Digital Forensics to take place next week Monday and Tuesday, September 30 – October 1, 2013.
 
The event will be hosted by the Mona ICT Policy Centre in partnership with the global Internet Society (ISOC), based in Washington, DC. Also associated

International Gandhi Day

Event Date: 

October 2, 2013 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

The Faculty of Humanities and Education's Department of Language/Lingusitics in collaboration with The National Council for Indian Culture in Jamaica presents International Gandhi Day under the theme "Peace and Non Violence as the way to Nirvana".

 

Come and celebrate the Indian

Jamaica Statistics Symposium

Event Date: 

October 31, 2013 - 8:30am - November 1, 2013 - 4:30pm

Jamaica Statistics Symposium 2013  is open to all persons who analyse data; wish to learn how to analyse data; use or wish to learn to use the results of data analysis in order to make decisions and improve processes. 

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UWI Open Campus Dominica ECCB Dominica

UWI Open Campus Dominica & ECCB Dominica Agency Office present "Managing Your Personal Finances" Workshop for UWI Open Campus students at 4:30 p.m.

date: 
10 Oct 2013

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UWI Open Campus Dominica the Cultural Division's Second Annual E.O. LeBlanc Memorial Lecture

UWI Open Campus Dominica & the Cultural Division's Second Annual E.O. LeBlanc Memorial Lecture on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at Fort Young Hotel at 7:30 p.m. Dr.

date: 
3 Oct 2013

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