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Faculty Display 2019

Date: Thursday February 7
Date Time Type Details Venue
Thursday February 7 6:00PM JA TIME 7:00PM EC TIME ONLINE YOUTH FORUM

2019 Climate Change Youth Forum Climate Change Impacts to the Caribbean and the Attainment of SDGs: The Importance of Involving Youth Calling all Youth 18-35

Chair: Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, UWI Vice Chancellor

Moderator: Dr. David A. Smith Director , Center for Environmental Management;

Discussants: Prof. Michael Taylor, Prof. John Agard, Una May Gordon, Laleta Davis Mattis, June Barbour, Thalia Balkaran; Contributors: Tehilla Maloney, Asha Gaye Cowell

Forum Link: https://ca.bbcollab.com/guest/4da70e05ba6b4c1ab8690262d452ca54

Online
Date: Friday February 8
Date Time Type Details Venue
Friday February 8 10:00AM-10:45AM WORKSHOP

Critical Thinking and Fun with Languages

Overview: Three members of staff, Department of Language, Linguistics and Philosophy will guide the scheduled workshops. There will be two daily scheduled daily.

Target Audience: Specially invited High School students and visiting school groups.

The Writing Centre, Faculty of Humanities and Education
Friday February 8 10:00AM - 2:00PM TOURS

Department of Anatomy Tours

Overview: The department will be offering interesting tours for students and campus visitors daily. Come explore our world

Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Teaching & Research Complex
Friday February 8 10:00AM - 3:00PM COURTYARD EXHIBIT

LIBRARY AND INFORMATION STUDIES DEPARTMENT COURTYARD EXHIBIT

Overview: The DLIS Booth will house flyers, posters and brochures promoting the department as well as its posters, event and other contributions for the UWI RDs 2019. The department will also seek to carry out a miniaturized knowledge based interactive in the form of a dart game aimed at showcasing the department's social and economic contribution to development in areas such as Knowledge Management, Archives and Records Management, Librarianship, Media and Information Literacy.

Faculty of Humanities and Education Courtyard
Friday February 8 10:00AM - 3:00PM PARTICIPATORY EXPERIMENTS

DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY Ice cream making and other scientific experiments

Overview: Demonstrating basic scientific principles and interactive demonstrations to excite High School Students.

AUDIENCE: UWI Students, High School Students, General Public

The Spine, Faculty of Science and Technology
Friday February 8 10:00AM - 12:00PM FORUM

Discussion Forum

Overview: Unlocking Potential for Optimizing Student Research Output

Panellists: Professor Marcia Roye, Associate Dean (Graduate Studies), Faculty of Science and Technology Dr. Saran Stewart, Senior Lecturer, School of Education Dr. Julian McKoy-Davis, PhD Social Policy Dr. Ricardo Anderson, PhD Computer Science

Moderator: Professor Minerva Thame, Deputy Dean (Graduate Studies), Faculty of Medical Sciences

The Assembly Hall
Friday February 8 10:00AM - 3:00PM COURTYARD EXHIBIT

CARIMAC DEPARTMENT COURTYARD EXHIBIT

Overview: Visit our table top display in the courtyard!

Faculty of Humanities and Education Courtyard
Friday February 8 10:00AM - 3:00PM MATH GAMES

DEPARTMENT OF MATH: A Selection of Math games

Overview: A Selection of Math games

AUDIENCE: UWI Students, High School Students, General Public

The Spine, Faculty of Science and Technology
Friday February 8 10:00AM - 3:00PM COURTYARD EXHIBIT

MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES DEPARTMENT COURTYARD EXHIBIT

Overview: Visit our table top display in the courtyard!

Faculty of Humanities and Education Courtyard
Friday February 8 10:00AM - 3:00PM PARTICIPATORY DEMONSTRATION

DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY AND GEOLOGY: EARTHQUAKE WAVES

Overview: Demonstration of earthquake waves and tours of the unit to see the equipment involved in earthquake measurement and monitoring.

The Spine, Faculty of Science and Technology and The Earthquake Unit

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