The Caribbean Writer has announced the 2016 shortlist for Volume 30 prizes. The winners will be announced in January 2017.
High school and middle school students gathered at the St. Croix Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC) on Thursday, Dec. 9, for a day of learning and career exploration at the 19th Annual Career Fair and Open House.
St. Croix’s four CyberPatriot teams completed Round 2 in the National Youth Cyber Education Program competition at the Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC) on Friday, Dec. 9, and Saturday, Dec. 10. The teams are awaiting the outcome of this round of participation.
Marriott’s Frenchman’s Reef Beach Resort donated $20,000 to the University of the Virgin Islands’ Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM) program this fall at a panel discussion.
University of the Virgin Islands’ (UVI) Dr. Louis Petersen, assistant director of Community Extension Services, St. Thomas-St. John, introduced Arthur A. Richards Jr. High School agriculture students to the AgDiscovery Program at an assembly on Dec. 5 in the school auditorium.
The Caribbean Writer (TCW) continues its anniversary celebration with the release of Volume 30, highlighting “Journeys and Pathways,” and it invites the public to its book launch from 5-8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 8, at UVI.
The Virgin Islands Department of Education in partnership with the V.I. Department of Planning and Natural Resources, the University of the Virgin Islands, the Nature Conservancy, Red Hook Dive Center and St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA) has announced the “Creating Local Stewards of the Reef: Through Targeted Marine Experience and Education” program, which is geared toward students in grades 10-12.
The Virgin Islands Department of Education (VIDOE) in partnership with the Virgin Islands Department of Tourism (VIDOT) has launched the “Clean Places. Happy Faces.” anti-litter campaign at elementary schools across the territory.
Students who participated in the 8th Annual Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge enjoyed a fun-filled afternoon at Gov. Mapp’s Big Celebration that was held Nov. 19, at the St. Croix Central High School (CHS) gymnasium.
Students who participated in the 8th Annual Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge enjoyed a fun-filled afternoon at Gov. Mapp’s Big Celebration that was held Saturday, Nov. 19, at the St. Croix Central High School (CHS) gymnasium.