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Date: MONDAY February 9
Date Time Type Details Venue
MONDAY February 9 10:00am -11:30am Official Opening

URD SIGNATURE EVENT

Official Opening Ceremony Overview:
Ceremony led by senior campus officials, attended by invited officials,
the campus community, and other special guests.
Guest Speaker: Professor Michael Nobel.

 

The Undercroft, Senate Building
MONDAY February 9 11:30am-1:00pm Exhibition

Principal's Tour - The Main Exhibition Overview: The Principal's Tour for special invitees will be led by Profess Archibald McDonald and senior UWI officials following the ceremonies.

Exhibition Tent, Graduation Lawn
MONDAY February 9 11:30AM - 4:00PM NOTE ADJUSTED TO START AFTER OPENING. HERITAGE AND CAMPUS TOURS

Research Days Campus Tours Overview: Scheduled tours throughout the day to Heritage and other points of interest on the Mona Campus.

Tours Depart from the Assembly Hall
MONDAY February 9 12:00PM - 12:45PM MAIN CONCERT

Lunch Hour Concert Theme: "BURNING AMBITION - Musical Fires" Overview: Showcasing the Creative Enterprise and Entrepreneurship of new bands formed at the UWI Mona.

The Undercroft, Senate Building
MONDAY February 9 1:00PM - 6:00PM EXHIBITION

URD 2015 Main Exhibition Opens to the Public and the Mona Campus Overview: The 2015 Research presentation of the UWI Mona campus

Exhibition Tent, Graduation Lawn
MONDAY February 9 1:00PM - 6:00PM EXHIBITION

URD 2015 Main Exhibition Opens to the Public and the Mona Campus Overview: The 2015 Research presentation of the UWI Mona campus.

Exhibition Tent, Graduation Lawn
MONDAY February 9 1:00PM - 6:00PM OPPORTUNITY LOUNGE

URD 2015 Mona Campus Opportunity Lounge Overview: The Opportunity Lounge will allow researchers to maximise funding opportunities by providing face to face meeting opportunities with potential funding organisations.

Exhibition Tent, Graduation Lawn
MONDAY February 9 1:00PM - 230PM GROUP BOOK LAUNCH

The Department of Goverment's Book Launch Event Five Outstanding Publications One Event Book #1 "Identity, Culture and the Politics of Community Development" Edited by: Stacey-Ann Wilson Book #2 "Fear of Cybercrime and its Implications for Electronic Banking: Lessons for the Global e-Banking Sector" Author: Dr Lloyd Waller Book #3 "Teaching to Difference? The Challenges and Opportunities of Diversity in the Classroom?" Editor: Stacey-Ann Wilson Book #4 "Gangs in the Caribbean: Responses of State and Society" Edited by Anthony Harriott & Charles Katz Book #5 "Perspectives on Caribbean Football Author: Christopher A.D. Charles Guest Speaker: Dr. Marcia Forbes, Media Consultant

The Undercroft, Senate Building
MONDAY February 9 3:00PM - 4:30PM BOOK LAUNCH

Book Title: Journeys with Wolves and Lambs Author: Dr Barry A. Wade Guest Speaker: TBC

The Undercroft, Senate Building
MONDAY February 9 5:30PM - 7:00PM PUBLIC LECTURE

URD SIGNATURE EVENT Public Lecture Lecture Presentation: "The Necessity of Combining the functions of Academia, Government and Industry in Sustainable Development" Distinguished Presenter: Professor Michael Nobel

The Undercroft, Senate Building
Date: TUESDAY February 10
Date Time Type Details Venue
TUESDAY February 10 1:00PM-1:45PM REASONING

URD SIGNATURE EVENT Mona Social Services'Reasoning Session 2:
Title: Housing, Redevelopment & Vision 2030 Overview:
Panellist will listen to findings from research done on housing
and share thoughts about the implications for work that is
presently being done to improve housing in Jamaica.
Moderator: Ms. Nicola Satchell, Lecturer Department of Government,
Faculty of Social Sciences, UWI Mona

MSS Conference Room
TUESDAY February 10 10:00AM - 4:00PM HERITAGE AND CAMPUS TOURS

Research Days Campus Toiurs Overview: Scheduled tours throughout the day to Heritage and other points of interest on the Mona Campus

Tours Depart from the Assembly Hall

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