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Friday, October 22, 2021

Schools

Accelerate VI Awards $50,000 SBA Grant to Support Building Tech Entrepreneurship

The goal of the University of the Virgin Islands tech accelerator program, Accelerate VI, is to build a vibrant tech hub that promotes tech-based entrepreneurship in the Caribbean.

St. John School of the Arts Updates COVID-19 Rules

St. John School of the Arts (SJSA) advises the public that all children and parents must wear a mask to enter the school for after-school programs.

UVI Bulletin Board for October

Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

UVI School of Agriculture to Observe World Food Day on October 17

This event is open to the public. Join the second virtual experience of this event and will include a formal opening ceremony, workshops, demonstrations, entertainment and free vegetable seedlings.

UVI Communication Student Recognized at White House Press Briefing

George Francis joined other student journalists from 21 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in a virtual White House briefing.

V.I. Department of Human Services Summer P-EBT Plan Approved

All students (K through Grade 12) currently enrolled in USVI public schools and private schools that participate in the National School Lunch Program are eligible.

DOE, Teacher Unions Host Vaccination Drive to Increase Employee Rates

As of Sept. 16, V.I. Department of Health records show that only 42.1% of all Department of Education employees are fully vaccinated (42.6% - ST/SJ; 41.6% - STX),

UVI Offers Farming Community One-Day Training on Structural Pesticide Safety Sept. 24

The training will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, Sept. 24, Friday. They will be free and will take place on both campuses.

In-Person Classes Resume at Claude O. Markoe Elementary on Sept. 14

will resume in-person classes following early dismissal on Monday, due to a power outage that affected most of the campus.

UVI Receives $250K Grant to Advance Constitutional Development, Self Determination

The grant will allow the university to establish an Office of Constitutional Development and Self Determination that will expand the previous public education efforts and create a university curriculum.