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Homecoming Celebrations 2013

UWI Mona Homecoming 2013

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Mona Campus celebrates the founding of the University 65 years ago, with its annual Homecoming celebrations this week.
The week of celebrations started on Sunday, February 10 with Commemoration Service at the University Chapel.  Students lit candles for their respective nations and the male voice choir

Book Launch: Jamaica in the Canadian Experience

Event Date: 

February 21, 2013 - 6:00pm

The Faculty of Social Sciences and the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies in collaboration with the High Commission of Canada will be hosting a book launch on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 6:00pm. 

The book to be launched is “Jamaica in the Canadian Experience: A

TALK - Poetry,Live Music and Comedy

Event Date: 

February 20, 2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

A new poetry, live music and comedy series called “TALK” takes place on February 20th at the Spot Sports Bar and Grill at the UWI, Mona Students’ Union.

Entry to the event is $300 pre-sold and $500 at the gate for students with ID. All other persons will be $500 pre-sold and $700 at

Eight by Ten

Event Date: 

February 19, 2013 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

This will be an entertaining evening of eight ten-minute theatre pieces selected and directed by eight directors currently working in Jamaica.
The featured directors are Pierre Lemaire, Michael Daley, Nadean Rawlins, Paul Issa, Fabian Thomas, Jean-Paul Menou, Joan Belfon and

The 2013 Caribbean Youth: Unique Strengths and Challenges

Event Date: 

February 20, 2013 (Time To Be Announced) - February 22, 2013 (Time To Be Announced)

The Department of Sociology, Psychology and Social Work will be hosting their 9th annual Psychology Conference from February 20th – 22nd under the theme “The 2013 Caribbean Youth: Unique Strengths and Challenges”. The conference promi

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The Mona Law Series: Recent Corporate Governance Developments in the Commonwealth Caribbean

Event Date: 

February 7, 2013 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

The seminar will be led by Dr. Derrick McKoy, Dean and Mrs. Suzanne Ffolkes-Goldson, Deputy Dean and will form part of the Campus Research Day Activities.
Dr. McKoy will present on “Blowing in the wind: Whistleblower legislation and the anticorruption project in the C

'Geology 50' Time Capsule

Event Date: 

February 7, 2013 - 11:00am

The Department of Geology as part of their 50th anniversary celebrations, will be burying a time capsule during Research Day, on February 7, 2013.
The 275 lb cast aluminum time capsule, custom-built and laser-inscribed in Kansas by Noranda, is scheduled to be reopened on the


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