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High School Students to Assist in Monitoring Earthquakes

Posted on 7/4/2016

The country’s ability to detect, monitor and prepare for earthquakes is being strengthened through the input of secondary-school students.

Ardenne High School
Dr. Katherine Ellins
Earthquake Unit and Geoscientist and Fulbright Core Scholar
Jamaican Educational Seismic Network
Ministry of Local Government and Community Development
University of the West Indies
Urban and Regional Planning

Spanish to be Made Compulsory at UWI

Posted on 6/30/2016

The Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies (UWI) Sir Hilary Beckles says that all UWI campuses will soon have Spanish as a compulsory course.

“Brexit: Implications for the Caribbean” symposium
European Union
Latin American territories
Prime Minister Andrew Holness
Sir Hilary Beckles
University of the West Indies
UWI Regional Headquarters
Vice Chancellor

JCDC Wants Greater Focus on Civics

Posted on 6/28/2016

Executive Director of the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), Delroy Gordon, is calling for more emphasis to be placed on civics in schools.

Civics for Young Jamaicans
Delroy Gordon
Executive Director
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission
JCDC’s Culture Club
Marcus Garvey
Montego Bay Convention Centre
National Hero
Patrick Prendergast
University of the West Indies

UWI to Honour Oxford’s First Female Vice-Chancellor

Posted on 5/31/2016

The University of the West Indies (UWI) announced on Friday that it will confer an honorary doctor of laws degree on the first female vice-chancellor at the University of Oxford, Professor Louise Richardson, in the next two weeks.

first female vice-chancellor
Honorary doctor of laws
Professor Louise Richardson
University of Oxford
University of the West Indies

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