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WAPA Deploys Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) has deployed the Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) system in the St. Thomas-St.…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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Documentary Examines Holes in V.I. Mental Health System

Many heart-wrenching aspects of mental health care in the Virgin Islands are examined in a new film by award-winning St. Croix documentary filmmaker, Johanna Bermudez-Ruiz.

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2014-10-23 22:46:58
WAPA Board OKs Funds for Propane Conversion

The board of the V.I. Water and Power Authority approved a $4.2 million contract for design and upgrade of the fire protection systems needed for the conversion to propane gas.

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2014-10-23 20:55:56
Educational Complex Holds Spanish Spelling Bee

Top spellers in the St. Croix Educational Complex foreign language classes competed in a Spanish spelling bee as their cheering classmates filled the school’s library last Thursday -- a culminating activity for the school’s observance of National Hispanic Heritage Month.

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2014-10-23 00:04:54
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UVICELL Hosts Workshop on the Art of Ancient Egyptian Medicine

Ancient Egyptian medicine is an intimately profound and highly fascinating look at health, healing and well being from the position of the inner reality of the human experience.  The University of the Virgin Islands - Community Engagement and Lifelong Learning (UVICELL) Center give a five-hour presentation on the origin, foundation and fundamentals of the medical and healing practices of Ancient Egyptian physicians.
The session, entitled “Ancient Egyptian Medicine: The Psycho-Spiritual Basis of Human Well-Being,” will be provided in two parts.  Both sessions will be held from 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27, and wrap-up on Wednesday, March 28.  The workshop will be held at the Melvin Evans Center on the St. Croix Campus and will be delivered via video conference to the UVICELL Center on the St. Thomas Campus.
The presentation will briefly examine the healing practices of the Ancient Egyptians and shed light on the implications for human health and well being in today's world.
For more information on the workshop, call 693-1100 or visit cell.uvi.edu.

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