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On Campus radio show: Lasco goes Gold for Orientation 2014 with big demo kitchen

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Aug 10 2014 - 2:00pm
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Aug 10 2014 - 4:00pm

Next On Campus:
Two weeks to Undergraduate Orientation and sponsors are stepping up. In week four of our six-part Orientation series countdown, Gold product sponsor Lasco gets ready to take their demonstration kitchen to Orientation 2014 with innovative recipes and samples just for new Pelicans. Plus, by popular demand, we repeat the water conservation tips from UWI Mona’s Estate Management Department. A guide on what you can do to save water in a time of drought.
 
And in the News, four UWI  members of staff - including the UWI Mona Principal Professor Archibald McDonald  are named on the 2014 List of National Honours and Awards, plus the Vice Chancellors Awards recognises three UWI Mona members of staff.
 

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RJR 94 FM (4 p.m.) and News Talk 93 FM (2 p.m.)
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Staff
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Students
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General Public
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Marketing, Recruitment and Communications
Tel: 
977 5941

Mammogram Screening

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Jul 31 2014 (Time To Be Announced)
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Aug 12 2014 (Time To Be Announced)

The Mobile Mammography Unit of the Jamaica Cancer Society will be conducting mammograms at the University Health Centre on Thursday, July 31, 2014 and Tuesday, August 12, 2014. Clients should:
 

  • be aged 40 years and over
  • not have had a mammogram in the past year
  • not be pregnant
  • not be breastfeeding

 
It is recommended that each client wears a two-piece outfit, which will allow only thetop to be removed for the test. No talcum powder should be on or around the breastarea.
 

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University Health Centre
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Staff
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Students
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University Health Centre
Tel: 
927-2520/970-0017 or extn 2270/2370

Orientation 2014 - Registration

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Aug 25 2014 (Time To Be Announced) - Aug 29 2014 (Time To Be Announced)
Venue: 
Assembly Hall (Mona Campus).
Target Audience: 
Students
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Laveta Mead
Tel: 
927 2694

On Campus Radio show: Orientaion 2014 welcomes parents Sunday; new students - mid August

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Jul 27 2014 - 2:00pm
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Jul 27 2014 - 4:00pm

On Campus this Sunday: Orientation – the ultimate new student experience: Two UWI students - Banking and Finance student, Shadae Watson and Journalism student, Sushani Daley - recall high points and great moments from Orientations past in part two of our Orientation 2014 countdown series.
 
Plus, UWI’s game-changing cassava flour project: A visiting delegation of cassava scientists seek to advance plans for maximizing use of the humble cassava, hand in hand with the UWI Mona   ... Dr Dwight Robinson, Lecturer, Department of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology and visiting Professor of Genetics, Wen Quan Want of the Institute of Tropical Bio Science and Bio Technology in China join us with the details.

Venue: 
RJR 94 FM (4 p.m.) and News Talk 93 FM (2 p.m.)
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Staff
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Students
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General Public
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Marketing, Recruitment and Communications Office
Tel: 
977 5941

On Campus radio show: Orientation Season 2014 to make world-class showing

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Jul 20 2014 - 2:00pm
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Jul 20 2014 - 4:00pm

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UWI Mona's Orientation 2014 - The largest event of its kind on Jamaica is set to welcome thousands of new students, and to help them make a world class start to a world class education. Student Services and Development Manager Jason Mckenzie stops by in this first episode in a multi part series on Orientation 2014 - to talk about the first event in Orientation - Family Orientation scheduled for Sunday July 27. He also talks about the plans, the sessions and the sponsors.
 

Venue: 
RJR 94 FM (4 p.m.) and News Talk 93 FM (2 p.m.)
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Staff
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Students
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General Public
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Marketing, Recruitment and Communications
Tel: 
977 5941

On Campus radio show: Cutting edge postgraduate options coming to UWI Medical programme

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Jul 13 2014 - 2:00pm
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Jul 13 2014 - 4:00pm

Next On Campus:
The world famous accredited medical programme at UWI Mona is exploring cutting edge options for post graduate training in medicine. Professor Horace Fletcher talks about these latest developments and gives a preview of his lecture at next week's upcoming Williams Dennis Memorial Lecture.
 
Plus, the Jamaica Chapter of the UWI Alumni Association will honour three outstanding staff members and UWI Alumni with its coveted Pelican Awards. President of the Jamaica chapter, Gilbert Bellamy discloses who will be honoured and gives details on tbe awards ceremony.
 
Join us this Sunday for the details plus the news and calendar events.

Venue: 
RJR 94 FM (4 p.m.) and News Talk 93 FM (2 p.m.)
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Staff
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Students
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General Public
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Marketing & Communications Office
Tel: 
977 5941

Online Query - English Orals by 2016

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Jul 9 2014 - 12:00am - Jul 16 2014 - 5:00pm
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Jul 23 2014 - 12:00am - Aug 1 2014 - 5:00pm

The School of Education at the University of the West Indies, Mona, through its online community  of practice, is currently conducting an online query discussion entitled, ‘English Orals by 2016! Are We Prepared?’. The topic of the discussion relates Minister Thwaites speech at a PTA meeting where he indicated that an oral test in English will be introduced by 2016.See link to the event page: http://myspot.mona.uwi.edu/cop/queries-and-discussions/english-orals-201...website: 

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Staff
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Students
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General Public
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Miss ALesia Riddell

4th annual “I’m Glad I’m a Girl Summer Camp”

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Jul 27 2014 (Time To Be Announced) - Aug 2 2014 (Time To Be Announced)

The “I’m Glad I’m a Girl” camp is aimed at providing and equipping young girls, ages 13-17 years with the critical information they need as they begin their journey through adolescence and into womanhood. The camp provides a safe space for young ladies from vulnerable rural and urban communities across Jamaica who are given the platform to interact and be educated more about their sexuality, need for education and become empowered to carry out their roles as citizens of this country.

Venue: 
Mary Seacole Hall, U.W.I Mona.
Target Audience: 
Students
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Shanique Scarlett
Tel: 
882-1447

UWI Mona Now in your Sunday Gleaner - July 6

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Jul 6 2014 (Time To Be Announced)



The latest issue of the UWIMONA Now newspaper will be distributed with the Sunday Gleaner, Sunday July 6, 2014. Be sure to get your copy.
 

Here is the headline preview for July:

·        Local yams have anti-cancer properties

·        UWI extensive yam research yielding results

·        Natural Products Institute delves into anti-cancer screening

·        UWI partners with businesses to transform lives, foster economic growth out west

·        Using research to propel the agriculture sector

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Sunday Gleaner - July 6, 2014
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Staff
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Students
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General Public
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CARIMAC Summer Courses

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Jul 8 2014 (Time To Be Announced)

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CARIMAC
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Staff
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Students
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Tel: 
977-2111

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