Flagship Electric Vehicle Expo to be hosted at The UWI Mona Campus

Flagship Electric Vehicle Expo to be hosted at The UWI Mona Campus

On the heels of the Jamaican Government’s announcement of their commitment to, within a decade, see motor vehicles in Jamaica being electrically powered, with energy from the sunshine, the Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (CCREEE) has embarked on a mission to prepare the region for this ‘EV-lution’.

Gender experts and activists discuss the complexities of masculinity and gender justice at UWI Vice-Chancellor’s Forum

The UWI

Across the globe, International Men’s Day was observed on November 19. In commemoration, the Institute for Gender and Development Studies (IGDS) at The University of the West Indies (The UWI) hosted a Vice-Chancellor’s Forum that examined gender policies and equity, shed light on redefining masculinity and honoured men who fight for gender justice, those who reshape traditional norms for gender roles, and men who nurture and upkeep the positive ideals of fatherhood.

…and the UWI/Guardian Life Premium Teaching Award goes to…Dr Dacia Leslie!

Dr Dacia Leslie

Dr Dacia Leslie, Research Fellow at the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES) at The University of the West Indies (The UWI), Mona, has copped one of the most coveted awards among academics – The UWI/Guardian Life Premium Teaching Award for Excellence in University Teaching. This prestigious Award, recognizes and celebrates excellence in university pedagogical practice.

Global UWI's Reputation and Resilience

The UWI

The recently published Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023, as well as its Latin America University Rankings four months ago, demonstrate the impressive international resilience of The University of the West Indies.

$26.7 m in scholarship funding for UWI Mona students following AFUWI visit

The University of the West Indies (The UWI), Mona Campus hosted seven members of the American Foundation of the University of the West Indies (AFUWI) Board of Trustees on their recent visit to Jamaica in October. The visit culminated in a donation of more than JM$26 m in scholarships for UWI Mona Students. The Board also met with the Senior Management of the Campus to hold a round of talks on how the Foundation can further support the University. 

More than 4000 UWI Mona student to graduate in 5 ceremonies over 3 days (Nov. 3-5)

The UWI, Mona Campus

More than 4000 students from the Class of 2022 will be conferred with degrees, diplomas, and certificates by The University of the West Indies (The UWI) as the Mona Campus hosts its Face-to-Face Graduation Ceremonies from November 3-5, 2022. The Campus will, for the first time, host five (5) Ceremonies over three days - all of which will be broadcasted on UWI TV and social media.

Graduands at The UWI Cave Hill Campus to set a record number of First Class Honours

Graduands at The UWI Cave Hill Campus to set a record number of First Class Honours

A record number of students will be awarded first class honours when The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus reverts to its annual in-person graduation ceremony for the first time in three years. Following the relaxation of COVID-19 protocols in Barbados, the spectacular ceremony returns to the Campus grounds on Saturday, October 22.

Among those walking the stage will be about 150 graduands who will be recognised for outstanding performance at the postgraduate level, as well as nearly 200 who will receive first class honours degrees at the undergraduate level.

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