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May 14

Over 300 Degrees to be Awarded at UVIs 2018 Commencement Ceremonies

This year the University of the Virgin Islands will confer over 300 degrees students at the University’s 54th commencement ceremonies on the St. Thomas Campus and on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix. The ceremony will take place on the St. Thomas Campus on May 17, in the Sports and Fitness Center and on the grounds of the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix on May 18. Both campuses will hold the ceremonies at 1:30 p.m. The keynote address will be delivered by acclaimed actor, producer, political activist and humanitarian Danny Glover who will receive an honorary degree from the University. ...read more

Nursing Students Gather for their Rite of Passage Induction and Pinning Ceremony.

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph Nursing Pinning Ceremony

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the University of the Virgin Islands Nursing Pinning Ceremony on Sunday, May 13, and on Tuesday, May 16 in the Great Hall on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix and the Ivanna Eudora Kean High School Cafeteria on St. Thomas, respectively. read more
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Grad Week Activities Planned for UVI Class of 2018 on St. Croix - Community Urged to Donate to ‘Many Cans for Many Hands’ Food Drive

A variety of commencement week activities for the University of the Virgin Islands Class of 2018 of the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix, their families and the community are scheduled. The week-long Grad Week celebration – from Sunday, May 13, through Friday, May 18, – is themed, “Enriched, Elite, Educated.” These characteristics define this graduation class. read more
Volunteers gather for the Great Mangrove Cleanup in Estate Nadir on April 21, 2018.

First Ever Large Scale Mangrove Cleanup in the Territory Nets Thousands of Pounds of Debris

The Great Mangrove Cleanup, the first large-scale community cleanup of the St. Thomas East End Reserves (STEER), took place last Saturday, April 21. STEER is a marine protected area on the east end of St. Thomas. One hundred twenty-six volunteers gathered to remove debris, large and small, from STEER’s mangrove shorelines. read more
Commencement Ceremony on the Albert A. Sheen Campus

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph UVI’s 54th Commencement Ceremony - Danny Glover: Actor, Producer & Political Activist to Speak - Renowned Virgin Islanders to Receive Honorary Degrees

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the University of the Virgin Islands 54th annual Commencement Ceremony on the St. Thomas Campus and also on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix on May 17 and May 18, respectively. Both campuses will hold the ceremonies at 1:30 p.m. On the St. Thomas Campus, the ceremony will be held in the Sports and Fitness Center and on the grounds of the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix. read more
University of the Virgin Islands Steelband is a part of Carnival

UVI Presents ‘The Beauty of Resilience’

Join us as we celebrate the fortitude and buoyancy of the University of the Virgin Islands. UVI celebrates its tenacity in our troupe presentation called “The Beauty of Resilience.” Our presentation salutes the herculean efforts and contributions the University of the Virgin Islands has exhibited in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, to rebuild and regroup the Virgin Islands at large. read more
Students participate in Marine and Environmental Science Learning

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph the Great Mangrove Clean-Up

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the University of the Virgin Islands Great Mangrove Cleanup from 9 a.m. to noon at the VI-Eco Tours in Estate Nadir on Saturday, April 21, 2018. read more
Miss UVI 2018_2019

Kendra Kent Crowned Miss UVI 2018-2019

Kendra Kent won the coveted title of Miss University of the Virgin Islands on Saturday April 14, at the St. Croix Educational Complex Gymnasium on St. Croix. Kent won the ambassadorial competition after competing against two other contestants. read more

Danny Glover: Actor, Producer, Political Activist & Humanitarian to Speak at UVI’s 2018 Commencement; Renowned Virgin Islanders to Receive Honorary Degrees

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University of the Virgin Islands Reef Fest 2018 Logo

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph Reef Fest 2018

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the University of the Virgin Islands Reef Fest for 2018. Reef Fest will feature its usual lineup of activities to include as live music, presentations by UVI’s researchers, environmental exhibitors and raffle prizes. read more
Students on the Dean's List Show their Pride after Receiving their Academic Awards

Media Invited to Cover & Photograph Students Dean’s List Reception & Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony

Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph the University of the Virgin Islands Annual Dean’s List Reception and Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony, which will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 15, in the Sports and Fitness Center on the St. Thomas Campus. read more
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