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In recognition of American Diabetes Month, the Virgin Islands Department of Health and its community partners will host the 3rd…

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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.

 
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Beach Advisory for December 5-9

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for enterococci bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

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2016-12-10 02:42:40
Sunday, Dec. 18, Is for the Birds and the Christmas Bird Counters

Volunteers on St. Croix will be participating in the Audubon Society’s Annual Christmas Bird Count on Sunday, Dec. 18. This year will be the 117th time the international organization has hosted the count all over the world.

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2016-12-10 02:34:40
Boat Parade to Kick Off Crucian Christmas Carnival

St. Croix's month of Christmas festivities gets going this weekend with the annual boat parade in Christiansted harbor, followed by Crucian Christmas Carnival competitions, fairs and tramps.

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2016-12-09 00:15:53
Community - Schools — St. Croix
UVI Bulletin Board for July II

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

Read entire articleJul 7 2014 - 8:24pm
UVI Alumni Join Recruiting Effort’s DART Program

The University of the Virgin Islands and its alumni have joined forces to increase new student enrollment with the launch of the Dedicated Alumni Recruitment Team (DART) program.

Read entire articleJun 4 2014 - 3:15pm
UVI Student Entrepreneurs Win $60,000 in 13D Competition

Three budding student entrepreneurs at the University of the Virgin Islands have won $60,000 to pursue their dreams at the annual 13D Student Entrepreneurship Competition held April 23 on the St. Thomas campus. High school students participated in their own 13D Competition.

Read entire articleApr 26 2014 - 10:49pm
UVI Communication Majors Make Big Splash in Territory, World

The University of the Virgin Islands communication program is making a resounding impact in the region and beyond. Many of UVI’s graduates of the program are now positioned in the communications industry as they provide news and information to the public.

Read entire articleApr 5 2014 - 4:53am
Education Announces Registration Requirements for School Year 2014-2015

Public School registration for school year 2014-2015 will begin on Monday, March 10, for kindergarten students only. Registration for grades 1 –12 will begin on Tuesday, May 27, at the Division of Student Services

Read entire articleMar 6 2014 - 7:38pm
UVI STEM Graduates Excel Beyond National Average

The University of the Virgin Islands’ Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) graduates are going on to seek doctoral degrees and achieving their goals at rates well above the national average.

Read entire articleFeb 21 2014 - 8:46am
UVI Mourns the Passing of Former Coach Eugene Werts

The University of the Virgin Islands community mourns the passing of Eugene Werts, who passed away on Thursday, Jan. 16, at a hospital in the mainland United States after battling a heart condition.

Read entire articleJan 25 2014 - 12:41am
UVI Bulletin Board for January

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

Read entire articleJan 8 2014 - 3:20pm
6th Grader Khaien Donawa Wins Markoe School Spelling Bee

 Sixth grade speller Khaien Donawa outlasted about 19 other competitors at the Claude O. Markoe Elementary School Spelling Bee on Tuesday, Dec. 17.

Read entire articleDec 20 2013 - 2:39pm
UVI’s The Caribbean Writer, Volume 27, Focuses on Music, Visual Arts

 The University of the Virgin Islands has announced the December release of the latest edition of The Caribbean Writer, the international literary gem of the Caribbean.

Read entire articleDec 14 2013 - 2:00pm