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Help Police Find Eduviges Mercedes Amparo Missing On St. Thomas Since Good Friday
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A body of a missing woman was discovered in St. Thomas on Friday afternoon after a woman landscaping near Crown Mountain smelled a “foul odor.” A concerned citizen called 911 at 2:57 p.m. Friday, and reported that while cutting grass on a private road in Crown and

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UVI To Celebrate Earth Day With Mangrove Cleanup On St. Thomas
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — As part of a larger effort to reduce marine debris in the territory, the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) is organizing the fifth Great Mangrove Cleanup along the mangrove shoreline in Vessup Bay, St. Thomas. The event is scheduled for April 2, 2022, in celebration of

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USVI Taking Steps Towards Greater Self Determination Through A New Constitution
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As project director of a U.S. Department of the Interior grant devoted toward capacity building to increase constitutional development and self-determination, I have the historic responsibility to stimulate greater awareness, civic consciousness, and political will to improve self-government. The U.S. Virgin Islands is in the throes of political transition. As

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UVI Opens New Dance Studio On St. Croix, Offers Free Dance Workshops March 24-26
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FREDERIKSTED — The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) hosted a grand opening celebration for its long-awaited dance studio today.   Featuring a sprung dance floor and equipped to enable streaming services for virtual or hybrid dance classes, the new dance studio is another highlight of the University’s dance program, which

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UVI Hosts Free Dance Workshops This Week 
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FREDERIKSTED — The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) will host a series of dance workshops this week led by visiting international dance artists Jelon Vieira and Dyane Harvey. UVI students and dance enthusiasts throughout the Territory are invited to attend sessions March 24-26, on the Albert A. Sheen Campus

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UVI, NASA To Host Global Outreach Program for VI & International Students
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — As part of a growing collaboration between the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to promote STEM education, Virgin Islands students will join students from around the world to learn about the array of opportunities available in the fields of STEM and how they can take part in internships, science education and citizen

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UVI RTPark To Launch Loan Fund In Support Of High Impact Businesses
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FREDERIKSTED — The UVI Research and Technology Park announced on Thursday the launch of the Virgin Islands Catalyst Fund  designed to support business growth, job creation and incentive complementary economic development in the territory. The Fund, which will officially launch on Monday, January 17th, 2022, with an initial capitalization of $5 million, will be administered by

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Reichhold Center Sessions Has Yard Vibes Scheduled For Thursday: UVI Bulletin
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The public is invited to join Reichhold Center Sessions for some holiday cheer with Yard Vibes online at 7 p.m. on Thursday. What happens when you graduate out of the Superior Court Rising Stars Youth Steel Orchestra? You advance to Yard Vibes Band. Panyard People Inc. is

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UVI Holiday Administrative Leave Schedule For December 16 Through January 3
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The University of the Virgin Islands has announced the following Recess scheduled for the 2021- 2022 holiday season: · Last Business Day – December 15, 2021 Holiday Recess: · UVI Closed – December 16 through January 3 · UVI Open – Tuesday, January 4, 2022 A happy

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UVI HackFest Shines A Spotlight On Students’ Entrepreneurial Creativity
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Students from the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) recently showed off their entrepreneurial vision and spirit as part of the University’s annual Hackfest competition. The two teams that won the UVI competition prepared concepts for apps to address the theme of the competition: “Increasing the Quality

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