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The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus on Tuesday (April 13, 2021) completed the first staging of the Vaccination Blitz on the Mona Campus operating a site on behalf of the Ministry of Health and Wellness.

It is not often that a woman holds a high-ranking position in the army. However, Commodore Antonette Wemyss-Gorman has broken that stereotype and has gone on to create 'waves in the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF).

Wemyss-Gorman has continuously broken barriers and set trends, becoming a sort of standard bearer for women in armed services.

Amid the series of eruptions from the La Soufrière volcano, parts of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and neighbouring islands have been blanketed in ash and smoke since April 9. To provide support and relief to those affected, The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is mobilising its resources and expertise.

We are pleased to advise that the following MSBM programmes have received significant ranking in the 2021 Eduniversal Ranking of “the best Masters and MBA Programmes in 50 fields of study worldwide”:

Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies (The UWI), Professor Sir Hilary Beckles has reached out to Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Dr The Honourable Ralph Gonsalves assuring that the University stands ready to mobilise any additional support needed in the wake of the eruption of the La Soufriere volcano.

Culminating with recent presentation by the Five Islands Campus, over the past few weeks the Councils that govern the campuses of The University of the West Indies (The UWI) heard how the regional University has fared favourably over the 2019-2020 academic year.

The University of the West Indies has secured an international grant of US$25 million, the largest in its history.

The Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM) community mourns the untimely passing of Tiffany Carolyn Thompson a 2020 graduate of the BSc in Tourism Management programme. 

Nickoyon Brown, a Mona School of Business and Management MSc National Security and Strategic Studies final year student, was one of thirty-five (35) inspiring Jamaicans selected to receive a Governor-General’s Achievement Award (GGAA) for 2020.

The deadline for applications for post graduate degrees at Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM) has been extended to April 30, 2021. Applications for the suite of graduate programmes were opened in November 2020 with a deadline of March 31. 


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