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Chancellor of The University of the West Indies Bids Adieu to The UWI Alumni Association Grenada Chapter

Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal, 26/7/2017: In the lush gardens of Sandals LaSource, Pink Gin Beach, Point Salines, St. George's, twenty-five UWI Alumni gathered on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. to bid adieu to Sir George Alleyne, Chancellor of The University of the West Indies for his stellar service to The UWI and his outstanding contribution to the alumni which he served as Patron.

Dr Akshai Mansingh to head The UWI’s new Faculty of Sport

The UWI Regional Headquarters Jamaica. 21 July 2017 – Dr Akshai Mansingh has been appointed as Dean of the new Faculty of Sport at The University of the West Indies (The UWI).  Dr Mansingh was selected following a search for candidates which concluded in June 2017. His appointment is effective from August 1, 2017.

New UWI Chancellor takes office

New UWI Chancellor takes office

Robert Bermudez begins term as The UWI’s 6th Chancellor


UWI Open Campus Principal calls for the region to be more active and interventionist to achieve social and economic growth.

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Wednesday, July 05, 2017. To achieve the goals and objectives set out in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) framework of the United Nations, all institutions in our various countries must be “active and interventionist” in all areas that will accelerate innovation and growth, according to Dr. Luz Longsworth, Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal of The University of the West Indies Open Campus.

Professor Elsa Leo-Rhynie Awarded Chancellor’s Medal

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Wednesday, July 05, 2017. Professor The Hon. Elsa Leo-Rhynie, Professor Emerita of The University of the West Indies (UWI) was awarded the Chancellor’s Medal by Chancellor, Sir George Alleyne at a ceremony at The UWI Regional Headquarters on Friday, June 23, 2017.

IIPT Endorses The UWI Open Campus - Countrystyle MOU

The International Institute for Peace Through Tourism (IIPT) is most pleased to endorse The University of the West Indies (UWI) Open Campus and the Countrystyle Community Tourism Network (CCTN) Agreement signed in a formal Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) this past month at the Open Learning Centre at The UWI Mona Campus. 

Over 500 Student Athletes Gather for celebration of Sports at The UWI

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Monday, May 29, 2017. Friendly rivalry was the atmosphere at The UWI Cave Hill Campus on May 25, 2017 as hundreds of UWI students gathered for the kick-off of UWI Games 2017 and the presentation of the Vice-Chancellor’s Sportswoman and Sportsman of the Year Awards. Students from all four campuses of The UWI sang loud chants, energising each other and seeking to gain a psychological edge on their competitors before the start of the joint ceremony.