SAMECA HENDRICKSON | ST THOMAS – After competing in poise, talent, image, and personal/private interview, Elisa M. Thomas, Miss UVI 2014-2015, captured the prestigious title of Miss NBCA Hall of Fame Queens Pageant. Thomas vied for title among 29 other HBCU royalty in Atlanta, Georgia on September 24-28.
University faculty and staff, students and well wishers greatly applaud Thomas on her a job well done!
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ST. CROIX — Miss UVI 2014-2015, Elisa Thomas, took home the crown Saturday at the 29th annual National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Queens Competition.
The competition was held September 24-28 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Atlanta. Prizes for the winner included a crown, sash, bouquet of roses, plaque, and a scholarship award of $5,000.00.
Thomas competed against 29 college queens from Historically Black Colleges and University’s (HBCU) around the country and also won the “Hats and Heels Segment” of the competition. Continue reading Miss UVI Wins Crown at NBCA Hall of Fame Queens Competition
SAMECA HENDRICKSON | ST THOMAS – With the end of the fiscal year fast approaching, the staff of the Office of Institutional Advancement is pressing forward to meet and exceed their participation rate goal of 52%
Each year the staff along with volunteers make an effort to contact alumni and friends of the university and urge them to follow through with pledges they previously made. Continue reading 21st Annual UVI Alumni Phonation
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ST. CROIX –The University Community is cordially invited to the installation ceremonies for officers in the Student Government Association (SGA) on UVI’s Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix, at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25. The activity takes place on the 100 level courtyard of the Melvin Evans Center.
This year’s St. Croix SGA theme is “SGA NICE” (Newly Inspired Committed to Excellence). They will serve UVI and its student body during the 2014-2015 academic year. During the installation, the new officers will publicly pledge to conduct themselves in a professional manner as student leaders at UVI and to develop standards of professionalism for themselves and their fellow students.
For more information please contact SGA President Sophia Johnson at (340) 227-9449 or via email at email@example.com or contact SGA Advisor Hedda Finch-Simpson at (340) 692-4228 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.