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Miss UVI Wins Crown at NBCA Hall of Fame Queens Competition

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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

St. Thomas Miss UVI Contestants travel to St. Croix for Queen’s Retreat and Agrifest 2014.

Four of five Miss University of the Virgin Islands’ contestants travel to St. Croix for Queen’s Retreat and Agricultural Food Fair

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ST. CROIX – Donning white hats and sundresses, Miss University of the Virgin Islands contestants visited the opening ceremony Saturday, February 15th for this year’s Agricultural and Food Fair.

According to Student Activities Supervisor Hedda Finch-Simpson, the contestants’ visit was to acquire information about the university, meet with administration and network with students. Continue reading St. Thomas Miss UVI Contestants travel to St. Croix for Queen’s Retreat and Agrifest 2014.