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Governor Proclaims Leave for Most Government Employees to Celebrate 2014 Carnival

Governor John P. de Jongh, Jr. has signed a proclamation that provides leave for government employees during the upcoming Carnival…

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Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.
 

 
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Swings into USVI Happy Meals

“The Amazing Spider-Man 2” is teaming up with McDonald’s to bring the on-screen excitement to Happy Meals. The newest of the Spider-Man movies follows the continuing adventures of Peter Parker, also known as Spider-Man, as he squares off against the powerful Electro.
Starting Friday, April 25, customers at any McDonald’s restaurant in the Virgin Islands can order the new Amazing Spider-Man 2 Happy Meal featuring themed toys.
 

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2014-04-24 12:53:09
The Bookworm: 'Postcards from Cookie'

“Postcards from Cookie” has a bit of a Peeping-Tom element: this is a very personal story of adoption and love. You’re going to want to read this book.

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2014-04-24 10:35:36
Cruzan Organix Farm Wins Top Prize in 2014 13D Competition

UVI student Allison De Gazon was beaming Wednesday when her business idea, Cruzan Organix Farm, won the $30,000 top prize at the final judging ofthe  2014 13D Entrepreneurship Competition.

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2014-04-24 01:02:33
Community - Schools — St. Croix
Markoe Elementary School Students Showcase Science Projects

 Students in the Afterschool Program and Saturday Academy at Claude O. Markoe Elementary School will showcase their work at a Science Projects Exhibit from 3-4:15 p.m. on Thursday, May 2.

Read entire articleApr 30 2013 - 3:59pm
UVI Honors Student Scholars With Academic Awards

 The University of the Virgin Islands celebrated its top students for 2012-2013 with the 49th annual presentation of Academic Awards on each campus in April.

Read entire articleApr 26 2013 - 12:23pm
Charles Crowned Miss University of the Virgin Islands

 Murchtricia Charles was crowned Miss University of the Virgin Islands 2013 - 2014 at the 33rd Annual Miss UVI Ambassadorial Competition held on Sunday, April 21.

Read entire articleApr 23 2013 - 3:04pm
UVI Bulletin Board for April

 Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleApr 10 2013 - 5:41am
UVI Bulletin Board for April

 Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleApr 2 2013 - 4:36pm
Friends of the Park Offers Scholarships

The Friends of V.I. National Park is offering one university scholarship to V.I. residents studying in fields related to marine biology or natural resource management and protection.

Read entire articleMar 26 2013 - 5:57pm
UVI Agricultural Experiment Station holds Grafting Workshop

Many interested gardeners and those with a green thumb attended a grafting fruit trees workshop Thursday at the University of the Virgin Islands St. Croix campus.

Read entire articleMar 21 2013 - 11:39pm
Kindergarten Registration Opens for School Year 2013-2014

 The St. Croix Office of Pupil Personnel Services will begin registering kindergarten students for school year 2013-2014 on Monday, March 18.

Read entire articleMar 16 2013 - 1:49am
UVI Bulletin Board for March and April

 Here's what is happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleMar 6 2013 - 12:00am
Current Version of GED Exam Set to Expire at End of 2013

 WTJX and GED Testing Centers encourage people to take the GED test before 2013 deadlines. The current version, known as the 2002 Series GED test, will be replaced with the new 2014 GED test on Jan. 2, 2014.

Read entire articleMar 5 2013 - 1:52pm