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November 15

Paradise Jam Basketball Tournament Tips Off Friday at UVI

The University of the Virgin Islands will host the 2018 Paradise Jam beginning Friday, Nov. 16, in the Sports and Fitness Center on the St. Thomas Campus. The highly anticipated basketball tournament tips off at 2 p.m. with the men’s games when Oregon University goes up against Old Dominion University. ...read more

The Rastaman by Geraldine Bryan

UVI Students Exhibit Visual Work Display of Art in Local Gallery

Visual artwork of students from the University of the Virgin Islands Caribbean Art1 class, will be on display at an exhibit under the instruction of Professor Danica M. David, at 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Art Thursday is a monthly activity on St. Croix which is held at Art at Top Hat Gallery, located in downtown Christiansted. read more
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NOAA Environmental Literacy Program Awards UVI $500,000 in Funds to Advance USVI Community Resilience to Hurricanes

The University of the Virgin Islands has received $500,000 in funding from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Environmental Literacy Program (ELP) for its U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) Storm Strong Program. The five-year project will create the Territory’s first sustained, community-based, hurricane hazard preparedness program. Through new and strengthened partnerships and the development of a long-term community‐based program, middle- and high school youth and their families across the territory, will engage in on-the-ground projects that increase individual, family, and community preparedness for hurricanes. The program is free and will begin in 2019 on the island of St. Thomas, then expand to St. John and St. Croix. read more
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Eastern Caribbean Center to Conduct V.I. Community Survey

The Eastern Caribbean Center of the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) will conduct the 2018 Virgin Islands Community Survey (VICS) during the months of November and December 2018. This scientific survey of a sample of households is a follow-up to the one conducted in 2016. The information collected is similar to that gathered in the Population and Housing Census of 2010. read more
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University of the Virgin Islands Second Prediction of Election Poll by VI TECH Stack

Attached are the second poll results as of October 30, 2018, from VI Tech Stack, a UVI RTPark company, in collaboration with the University’s Institute for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness (ILOE). read more
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UVI Board of Trustees Approves New Strategic Plan

In the regular session of its quarterly meeting on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, in the Administration and Conference Center Building on the St. Thomas Campus, the Board of Trustees of the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) approved a new five-year strategic plan for the University, titled “Greatness Through Innovation”. read more
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UVI Board of Trustees to Meet on October 27

The University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 27, in the Administration and Conference Center Building on St. Thomas, in the first-floor conference room. read more
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UVI Announces Winners for Hackathon 2018

The University of the Virgin Islands announces the winners of the 4th annual Hackathon which was held on both the St. Thomas and Albert A. Sheen Campuses on September 14 and 15 and October 12 and 13, respectively. read more
A Political Forum will be held on the Campuses on October 15 - 18

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph Gubernatorial and Senatorial Forums

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the University of the Virgin Islands Institute for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness (ILOE) General Elections Political Forums for gubernatorial and senatorial candidates on St. Thomas on October 15 and 16, and October 17 and 18 on St. Croix, respectively. read more
The Opinion Polls are done by automated phone calls.

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph Prediction of Election Poll by VI TECH Stack

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph a general election poll hosted by the University of the Virgin Islands. Traditionally every election season, the University of the Virgin Islands through an external company, VI Tech Stack, facilitates multiple polls up until the general election. read more
The Event is Cancelled for October 12, 2018.

World Food Day “Hunger Banquet” Cancelled

The University of the Virgin Islands Cooperative Extension Service (CES) “Hunger Banquet” scheduled to be held on Friday, October 12 in the Great Hall on the University’s Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix has been canceled. read more
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