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St. Stephen's Cultural Immersion
When more than 100 students of the St. Stephen’s Primary School graduated recently after successfully completing a four-month foreign language pilot project, they represented the youngest cohort of Barbadian pupils to learn Mandarin and Chinese culture under the fledgling University of the West Indies, Cave Hill campus’ Confucius Ins...
GEORGE LAMMING DISTINGUISHED LECTURE 2016
DEFENDING THE CASTLE OF OUR SKINS; GEORGE LAMMING ANTI COLONIALISM & ANTI RACISIM will be the focus of the Sixth George Lamming Distinguished Lecture.
Delivered by Professor Charles Mills, the lecture will draw on George Lamming's fiction and essays from his distinguished multi-decade literary and intellectual career, to bring out some ...
What will the future of The University of the West Indies look like?
Dear UWI Friends,
I am optimistic that the future and sustainability of The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is secure. On 29 April, 2016, I had the privilege of presenting the 2014-2015 Vice-Chancellor’s Reportfor the first time as Vice-Chancellor. Members of The University Council—The UWI’s governing body&md...
The UWI mourns the passing of Professor Dave Chadee
The University of the West Indies mourns the passing of one of its own, Professor Dave Chadee. Known to many as “the mosquito man”, Professor Chadee was a renowned Entomologist and Parasitologist, and an expert in vector-borne diseases, whose work has positively affected the lives of hundreds of millions of people across the world. H...
UWI Honours Oxford’s First Female Vice-Chancellor
University of Oxford Vice-Chancellor, Professor Louise Richardson (centre) was conferred with a Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree by The University of the West Indies (The UWI) on Friday, 10 June at The UWI Mona Campus. Also pictured left-right are Principal of the Mona Campus, Professor Archibald Mc Donald, Principal of the Open Campus, Dr Luz Lon...
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