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UVI Recruitment video created by PR class (Fall 2018) under the direction of Professor Ed Rideout. click tabs to play and enter full screen mode.
Student creators/producers: Stephon Smith, Asia Vetter & Shereene Battiste
The Power of Voices
Voices of Inspiration is at it again; announcing it's initiatives for the Spring 2019 semester.
The dynamic sing group is well known around the island of STX for their ability to 'empower youth between the ages of 12-21.
VOI will be participating in a variety of initiatives that will allow us to raise funds for our upcoming trip to London (July 18 - 28, 2019)
Black History Month Production: "The Struggle The Undefeated" Saturday, February 16, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - Island Center
Dare to Be - Initiative to empower the youth to aim higher, stretch further, and to trust that they can do more than they realize. Saturday, March 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm Great Hall
Spring Concert - Saturday, April 27, 2019
Welcome to the newly reactivated interactive-online student news site, UVI VOICE 2.0. This Fall 2018 issue was created by the class members in COM 308 Newswriting 1, Fall 2018, under the direction of Dr. Sharon Albert Honore. A volunteer team will continue to update stories monthly.
If you want to change the world, you mst first start with yourself." Leandra Kent
Ms. Sharon H. Benjamin, born and raised on the Island of St. Croix, graduated from Central High School and moved to the mainland to attend college at Savannah State University. She graduated undergrad Cum Laude with a BBA in Business Management and began a 26-year career in Retail Management. Ms. Benjamin likes cooking and she operated a successful catering business from her home in Douglasville, Georgia which she named 'Peachy's Pantry.'
IN DEPTH MARKET KNOWLEDGE: Anybody wanna' work?
by George Francis
On a recent Saturday morning in early November, the UVI Sports and Fitness center was crowded with employers but very few USVI residents showed up to apply for jobs.
THURGOOD MARSHALL LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
UVI students from both campuses were selected to attend the 18th annual Thurgood Marshall Leadership Institute (TMLI) in Washington, D.C. this fall.
Eight coeds, including two attending school in Denmark, traveled to the four day event to network with employers, stake holders and more than 500 students from 48 Historically Black Colleges and Universities across the nation.
Adian Brewer. 11/9/2018
One year after the devastating storms of 2017, St. Thomas’s Paradise Jam basketball tournament is returning with sixteen teams from around the country facing off on the UVI court.
by Hailey Tresch
UVI Recruitment video
created by PR class (Fall 2018) under the direction of Professor Ed Rideout. Student creators: Lawrence Thomas-Lewis, Hailey Tresch, Tarika Woods.
click tabs to play and enter full screen mode.
The Department of Communication, Art, Theatre and Music sponsored a successful LYCEUM SPEAKER'S SERIES during the Fall of 2018 and featured renowned guests on the campuses of STT and STX.
A collaborative effort between divisions resulted in a successful effort to expose students to 'real life' situations involving art and artists in the Caribbean
Kellie Meyer- CBS USVI correspondent
"So you want to get into tv news"
photo credit: S.A. Honore
photo credit: E. Rideout