2013 Virgin Islands Community Survey to Begin
ST. CROIX – The Eastern Caribbean Center of the University of the Virgin Islands will be conducting its annual Virgin Islands Community Survey (VICS) among residents in the territory during September and October, according to a UVI press release.
UVI VOICE Launches New Website with New Features
ST. CROIX – The University of the Virgin Islands student-run newspaper the UVI VOICE has launched a new website www.uvivoice.net. The new site is easy-to-navigate and compatible with mobile phones and other devices. UVI VOICE online features breaking news, in-depth coverage of campus issues and offers student perspectives on national and global issues.
UVI APPOINTS NEW VICE PROVOST FOR ACCESS AND ENROLLMENT
The University of the Virgin Islands has appointed Dr. Nicole Gibbs to the post of Vice Provost for Access and Enrollment Services. Dr. Gibbs will oversee the administration of the offices of the Registrar, Admissions, Financial Aid and Recruitment. She will work with other University committees to promote the recruitment and retention of students, and to develop strategies for University-wide involvement in recruitment and retention initiatives. She began on Oct. 1.
UVI Little Theatre to Stage ‘Bus Stop: with Caribbean Seasoning’
William Inge’s classic American comedy-drama “Bus Stop,” a smash Broadway hit and memorable Marilyn Monroe movie, takes a Caribbean detour to UVI’s Little Theatre on the St. Thomas Campus, with productions set for Nov. 1-3 and 8 to 10.
UVI Unveils New Home for College of Science and Mathematics on St. Croix
The University of the Virgin Islands unveiled the new home of its College of Science and Mathematics on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix on Saturday, Oct. 26. Located in the recently completed UVI Research and Technology Park building, the College’s facilities on St. Croix now feature two modern videoconference-ready classrooms, two state-of-the art laboratories, and offices for 13 faculty and staff. These are located on two levels and account for more than 8,000 square feet of floor space.
UVI Among 15 HBCUs Tapped to Bolster Efforts on Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Universities
February 22, 2014
The University of the Virgin Islands is among 15 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) chosen to participate in a new, multi-year collaboration of institutions designed to bolster innovation, commercialization and entrepreneurship efforts on their respective campuses. The announcement was made by the Association of Public and Land Grant Universities (APLU), a non-profit organization with members in all 50 states and U.S. territories, on Feb. 12.