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Uncovering Guillain-Barré Syndrome in the Caribbean
The Caribbean has moved one step closer to uncovering the link between the Zika virus disease and a rare neurological illness.
Once an obscure pathogen, the mosquito-borne Zika virus quickly spread to more than 40 countries in the Americas after an outbreak in northeast Brazil in early 2015. The outbreak could pose an economic burden of $3.5 ...
UWI Awardees Challenged to Sustain Caribbean Excellence
Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles called for a concerted effort to sustain excellence in the Caribbean. He was delivering the address at the Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence 2015/2016 on Thursday 19 October, 2016, when the regional University honoured six persons and one department fo...
Widow of Walter Rodney praises Barbados
The widow of slain Guyanese historian and political activist Walter Rodney has thanked the Barbados Government for supporting her and her three children in the aftermath of the killing of her husband.
Dr Pat Rodney said the administration also steered clear of challenging the substance of the report of the Commission of Inquiry into his death i...
UWI Recognises Excellence with Vice-Chancellor’s Awards
Seven awards for excellence will be presented at The UWI's 2015/2016 Vice Chancellor's Awards for Excellence. A University tradition for more than 20 years, the awards recognise excellence in teaching, administration and research accomplishments, service to the community, contributions to public service, and all-round excellence in a combination...
View The UWI’s 10 Graduation Ceremonies Live
The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is pleased to announce that its 2016 graduation ceremonies will be available for viewing via live stream beginning with the Open Campus on Saturday October 8, 2016 in St Kitts and Nevis. Chancellor, Sir George Alleyne will confer degrees at a total of ten ceremonies hosted by the University’s fou...
Call for Papers - Caribbean Development & Brexit Implications
Call for Papers - Barbados at 50
Inclusive Education Conference 2017
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Call for Papers: Envisioning Future Education
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