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Attorney General Marlene Malahoo-Forte has expressed that with a number of development scheduled to take off in the western section of the country, it signals the overhaul of the Jamaican landscape.

"It is my belief (that) the redevelopment of Jamaica is beginning in western Jamaica. When you look at the new Jamaica to come, western Jamaica is the place that is sending the signal of where we will go," posited the attorney general, who is also Member of Parliament (MP) for St James West Central...read more

Conceding that when the University of the West Indies Mona first set up its western campus it was to replicate the Kingston campus, Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal of The UWI Mona Campus, Professor Dale Webber said the development of the new Western Jamaica Campus (WJC) at Barnett Estate in Montego Bay is different...read more

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has recommended that all tourism studies at The University of the West Indies (The UWI) be amalgamated and offered from their new Western Jamaica campus, for which ground was officially broken at the Barnett Estate here on Friday...read more

The University of the West Indies (UWI) should have its first-ever Graduate School of Tourism up and running at its Western Jamaica Campus in Montego Bay by the beginning of 2020.

Speaking at the official groundbreaking for the new UWI Western Jamaica Campus at Barnett Oval in Montego Bay last Friday, Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett said that the university’s global recognition as a powerful intellectual institution will position it to make an even more substantive contribution to the development of the region through the school of tourism...read more

Clinical psychologist Georgia Rose said it is long overdue for stakeholders and policymakers to have extensive discussions on the psychological toll the overbearing pressure to get perfect academic scores is having on children...read more

The Univesity of the West Indies, Western Jamaica Campus, Week 2018. Click here to download

LASCO Nurse of the Year Denese Dacres Reeves collects her award from LASCO's Peter Mark Chin after copping the top prize at the National Nurse of the Year awards 2018-2019 yesterday at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in St Andrew. Another prize winner, Nursing Student of the Year, Desmond Campbell Jr (right) shows off his award, while Nurses' Association of Jamaica President Carmen L Johnson looks on ... read more

Desmond Campbell Jr was on Saturday named winner of the LASCO/Nurses Association of Jamaica (NAJ) Nursing Student of the Year (NSOY) 2018-19 during an awards luncheon at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston ... read more

The Univesity of the West Indies, Western Jamaica Campus, Week in Review 20017. Click here to download

Trinidadian media magnate Kenneth Gordon delivered a riveting and insightful lecture at the Caribbean Institute of Media and Communication (CARIMAC) at The University of the West Indies, Western Jamaica Campus’ annual public lecture last week...read more

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