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Critical concern

cave hill campus deputy principal concerned about decline in thinking in society
Deputy Principal of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies, Professor Eudine Barriteau, has expressed concern over “a noticeable decline in critica

Islamic Society makes donation to Variety Club

The Variety Club of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies is $1,615 stronger thanks to the Islamic Society there.

ETCHED IN HISTORY

The struggles and triumphs of 295 slaves have been etched into the history of the Cave Hill campus of the University of the West Indies.

UWI to honour slave boy

Principal of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies has announced that a plaque honouring one of the 295 slaves who worked on the 110 acres of land which make up the campus

Immersed in law

Sir Marston Creighton DaCosta Gibson, K.A., was born on March 3, 1954

Solving the maths problem

On-line teaching project lanched to help with poor maths performances

Backlash

Sir Hilary hits out at Sinckler over comments on UWI CAVE HILL expansion

PM to step in

  Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is to lead the Democratic Labour Party charge to get the finances of the Cave Hill campus of the University of the West Indies under control. After telling a Democratic Labour Party St. James South branch meeting that unreasonable growth was responsible for Cave Hill’s woes, Minister of Finance Chris […]

Blame UWI

Massive university arrears by B’dos gov’t the result of unreasonable expansion at Cave Hill

PM to lead UWI talks

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is to lead the Democratic Labour Party charge to get the finances of the Cave Hill campus of the University of the West Indies under control. After telling a Democratic Labour Party St. James South branch meeting that unreasonable growth was responsible for Cave Hill’s woes, Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler […]

Going for her dreams

Cherisse Francis knows what she wants and she is going after it. She likes talking and arguing and plans to be a lawyer. Having pursed Visual Arts, Sociology, Law, and two units of Environmental Science this year, as well as Caribbean and Communications Studies, she was awarded Grade 1s in most of them. The Exhibition […]

All about the teeth for Nicoia

In about ten years time or maybe sooner Dr. Nicoia Maxwell might be opening her dental practice. If all goes according to her plan, the Barbados Scholar from Queen’s College, will be happily telling people to “open wide” as she fits them with braces. She wants to be an orthodontist, but that could change, she […]

Just party, ok

by Donna Sealy A provocative, and often times controversial calypso commentator, says the time has come to abandon all calypso competitions. Instead, said Dr. Cleve Scott, who has judged Pic-O-De-Crop competitions in the past, there should be one big party, which he said was what Soca Royale was, with judges. “It is widely established by now […]

Health care

HEALTH CARE:
One of the island’s foremost providers of health insurance is putting its money behind a major initiative aimed at assisting the country and region in coping with the ever-increasing challenges of chronic diseases.
Today, Sagicor and t

Dig deeper

jones: bajans may have to pay more for acces to education services
Barbadians may have to pay more to benefit from education.
This was indicated this morning by Minister of Education Ronald Jones, as he led the resumption of debate on a resolut