Thursday, December 2, 2021

Education

Antiguan Student Shines in Caribbean Research Competition

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The 16th Annual Caribbean Child Research Conference was held virtually November 24-25, 2021 under the theme “Almost Two Years! COVID-19, Children’s Rights and SDGs:...

Five young people to benefit from Mental Health Services Programme

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In Antigua and Barbuda and the wider Caribbean, there is a combination of cultural, economic, social and political reasons which explain why mental health...

Antigua State College marks 1st anniversary of Student Council

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History was made at the Antigua State College when the ASC Student Council was launched, now history repeats itself and for the second time...

Monroe College Expands Collaboration with Government of Antigua and Barbuda to Create New...

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The Office of the Prime Minister announced on Tuesday 23rd November that  Monroe College, a leader in educating first-generation and international students, formalized an expansion of...

UWI launches US$1.5 million endowment for medical sciences: Medical alumni give to fund student...

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The University of the West Indies (The UWI) through its Medical Alumni Association (UWIMAA) has launched an Endowment of US$1.5 million.   Though in its early...

Secondary Schools to open to all students today for face to face classes

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The Antigua and Barbuda government says face-to-face learning of all Secondary School students, whether vaccinated or not, against the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic will begin...

U.S. Embassy launches ESports Club at American Corner Antigua

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A virtual opening ceremony launched the Antigua and Barbuda Esports Club at the American Corner on November 18. Permanent Secretary Rosa Greenaway of the Antigua...

Antigua to hold an Information Session on the Edinburgh Napier University

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We are pleased to announce that we will be in Antigua to hold an Information Session on the Edinburgh Napier University portfolio of Global Online programmes. We will...

The UWI Five Islands Public Advocacy Series to explore Digital Transformation in A Post-COVID...

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The University of the West Indies Five Islands Campus will explore the topic of digital transformation as it restarts its Public Advocacy Series. The...

UPDATE: Face to face classes for all students from Monday

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CORRECTION FROM CABINET: In balancing the benefits against the risks, the Cabinet has agreed that face-to-face learning of all Secondary School students, whether vaccinated or...

UPP’s deFreitas will lead protest against the state of education on Tuesday morning

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Franz DeFreitas, the United Progressive Party (UPP) Candidate for St. John’s City South, will be leading a picket in protest of the Browne Administration’s...

UWI students aboard ‘One Ocean Expedition’ research vessel

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The Norwegian, Statsraad Lehmkuhl sail training vessel enters the English-speaking Caribbean leg of its historic 55,000-mile, ‘One Ocean Expedition’ this weekend.   On Saturday, November 13,...

Unvaccinated secondary school students not allowed at school from today

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The Cabinet agreed that achieving herd immunity within the Secondary Schools is a lawful objective intended to keep all Students, Teachers and Staff safe. Any...