Miss UVI is First to Bring Home National Hall of Fame Crown
Miss UVI Elisa Thomas made history when she won the title of Miss National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall of Fame – becoming the first Miss UVI to win that crown. ...read more
UVI to Open Today on Normal Schedule
The University of the Virgin Islands will open on its normal schedule today, Tuesday, Oct. 14.
UVI Monitors Tropical Storm Gonzalo
UVI is currently operating under its normal schedule as administrators monitor the approach of Tropical Storm Gonzalo.
The Caribbean Writer Releases New Volume with Book Launch Party
The Caribbean Writer has launched Volume 28 of the University of the Virgin Islands’ international, refereed, literary journal with a Caribbean focus.
UVI Receives 65 Acres in Sorgenfri in its Largest Gift of Land
The University of the Virgin Islands received its largest real estate gift with the donation of 65 acres in Estate Sorgenfri on St. Thomas. The property at Sorgenfri No. 1 Southside Quarter includes a rolling hillside, two fresh-water guts and a quarter-mile of beachfront on Hendricks Bay.
‘Hunger Banquet’ to Kick Off World Food Day Activities on St. Croix
UPDATE: The World Food Day Hunger Banquet activity, scheduled for Oct. 16, has been postponed until further notice. The main St. Croix World Food Day celebration, set for noon to six p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 19, will take place as scheduled.
Media Invited to Cover 2014 CERC Health Disparities Conference
Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph keynote addresses at the 2014 Annual Health Disparities Institute conducted by UVI’s Caribbean Exploratory Research Center (CERC), at the Marriott Frenchman’s Reef and Morning Star Beach Resort on St. Thomas.
UVI Board Votes on Locations for School of Medicine Facilities
In a special meeting of the University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees held on Oct. 6, the Board passed a resolution authorizing UVI President Dr. David Hall to begin the development process of the School of Medicine’s simulation center on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix and the classroom building on the St. Thomas Campus.
Media Invited to Cover Major St. Thomas Land Donation to UVI
Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph a reception and property tour, beginning at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 7.
Seventh Annual CERC Health Disparities Institute Set for Oct. 8
The University of the Virgin Islands Caribbean Exploratory Research Center (CERC) will hold the 7th Annual Health Disparities Institute from Oct. 8 to 10, at the Marriott Frenchman’s Reef and Morning Star Beach Resort on St. Thomas.
MEDIA ALERT: Media Invited to Cover Inaugural UVI Home Soccer Game on St. Croix
Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the UVI Buccaneers’ inaugural home soccer match on the school’s new, LAI league-approved soccer field on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix, on Saturday, Oct. 4. The 2 p.m. matchup pits UVI against Polytecnica University of Puerto Rico. Activities begin at 1 p.m. with an official opening ceremony.