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Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus FREE to all UWI students

Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus FREE to all UWI students

All students of The University of the West Indies, Mona will be granted access to the professional-grade Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus free of charge starting this Thursday March 27 at a major launch event at the Mona campus.

 

Thursday’s Launch event at the Mona Information Technology Services (MITS) building will feature product demonstrations and f

On Campus radio show: Microsoft 365 ProPlus FREE to all UWI Mona students

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March 23, 2014 - 2:00pm

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March 23, 2014 - 4:00pm

A Microsoft Office package valued at J$30 000 retail is now free to all UWI Mona students.
Our exclusive interview with UWI Mona Campus Chief Information Officer, Jeremy Whyte and Microsoft country manager, Marcelle Smart reveals the new

Contributions to Mathematics and Finance - A Professorial Lecture by Professor Moawia Alghalith

{gallery}http://www.flickr.com/photos/theuwi/sets/72157642610689123/{/gallery} On March 13 2014, Professor Moawia Alghalith provided new approaches to Finance and Mathematics as he presented his Professorial Inaugural Lecture entitled “Contributions to Mathematics and Finance” at the Noor Hassanali Auditorium, Faculty of Law.

These Professorial Inaugural lectures aim to showcase the research of our campus' recently appointed or promoted Professors for members of the wider community. In his presentation, Professor Alghalith sought to develop new methods of stochastic optimization, new solutions to partial differential equations and new methods of pricing derivatives. For him, “These contributions overcome major obstacles in Financial Mathematics.”

Professor Alghalith obtained the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Economics from Northern Illinois University in the USA. He joined the academic staff of The UWI in 2008 and is currently the Graduate Coordinator for the MSc Economics Programme. His service to the University is highlighted by the design of a new course - Advanced Financial Economics - and his contribution to the development of a new MSc Programme in Financial Economics at the St. Augustine Campus.

He was appointed Professor on May 29th, 2013.

Launch of Microsoft 0365 ProPlus FREE offer to UWI students

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March 27, 2014 - 1:00pm

The Mona Information Technology Services (MITS) in partnership with Microsoft will launch a FREE offer of the professional-grade Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus to all UWI students. The launch will feature on site downloads, product demonstrations, music, entertainment and refreshments. The 0365

Floetry - By the University Dance Society

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March 20, 2014 - 3:00pm

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March 22, 2014 - 8:00pm

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March 23, 2014 - 5:00pm

Floetry - Movig through the Antilles - presented bythe University Dance Society also features the University Pop Society, University Drama Society and Gay Magnus.

 

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Social Media,Mobie Learning Apps

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April 9, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

In this Lunch and Learn Seminar we will look at how we can take advantage of the advancements in mobile gadgets, apps and social media, to create more personalized learning environments for our students.
 
All staff are invited to attend and interested persons may register by

Flipping Your Class to Promote Greater Student Engagement

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March 26, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

In this Lunch & Learn Seminar we will examine the phenomenon of the flipped classroom and the multiple ways we can promote additional learning by flipping.
 
All staff are invited to attend and interested persons may register by calling the Centre for Excellence in Teaching

Revised GPA Scheme Workshops for Faculty

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March 13, 2014 - 1:30pm - April 22, 2014 - 4:30pm

The Revised GPA Scheme Workshop for all Faculties will be held during the months of March and April, 2014. Persons attending are encouraged to pre-register with their faculty liasion officer (s) or with the Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.
 
The

Animate Jamaica Open Day

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March 22, 2014 - 10:00am

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April 29, 2014 - 11:00am

The Caribbean Institute of Media and Communication (CARIMAC) presents the Animate Jamaica Open Day

  • March 22 - Kingston Open Day at CARIMAC Annex, UWI Mona Campus Kingston
  • April 29 - Montego Bay campus Open day at UWI WJC

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West Indian Medical Journal adds Open Access

West Indian Medical Journal adds Open Access

The West Indian Medical Journal (WIMJ) – the flagship journal for dissemination of medical research information in the English-speaking Caribbean for more than 60 years, is broadening its reach in the technological age by adding open access – WIMJ Open – to its existing traditional print and subscription-based format.  

With WIMJ Open,

•    Authors a

Five Bursaries to be provided for students with disabilities

Five Bursaries to be provided for students with disabilities

Effective September 2014, The University of the West Indies, (UWI) Mona will be providing five bursaries valued at J$50,000 each, for students with disabilities.
 
This was announced by Mona Principal, Professor Archibald McDonald, at the opening ceremony of the inaugural Regional Disability Studies Conference hosted by the Centre for Disability

Blood Drive, March 25 26

Blood Drive, March 25 26

The University of the West Indies in partnership with the National Blood Transfusion Service will be hosting the first blood collection drive on March 25 & 26, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the Assembly Hall (Mona Campus).Who can donate:

  • People aged 17 – 60 years
  • Must have eaten a meal within the past 3 hours
  • Must not have had a piercing or

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