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Biden taps Rohit Chopra, a member of the FTC & former student loan watchdog to lead the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) as director

Biden Taps Rohit Chopra, a Former Student Loan Watchdog to Lead CFPB

Biden taps Rohit Chopra, a member of the Federal Trade Commission and a former student loan watchdog to lead the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) as director. Now, he’s preparing to take on a bigger role—the federal government’s watchdog for credit card holders and other financial consumers.

Jamaican Professor donates scholarships as UWI's 2020 Global Giving Campaign continues to receive generous contributions from alumni & partners

Jamaican Professors Establish US$100,000 Scholarship Fund

Jamaican Professor donates scholarships as UWI’s 2020 Global Giving Campaign continues to receive generous contributions from alumni & partners

The University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona has cut $1 billion in scholarships this year as it grapples with the financial fallout caused by COVID-19

UWI Mona Cuts $1 Billion In Scholarships Amid COVID Crunch

The University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona has cut $1 billion in scholarships this year as it grapples with the financial fallout caused by COVID-19.

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10 Things You Shouldn’t Write in Your Cover Letter

10 Things You Shouldn’t Write in Your Cover Letter Who loves writing cover letter? Anyone? I understand the silence after this question. When you’re supposed to describe your passions, interests, qualifications, and skills in a formal letter, it seems like you’re losing yourself. That doesn’t make sense: you’re trying to describe everything you are and

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COVID-19 Assistance CARE Programmes

Outstanding CARE Programme payments to be made this Christmas

PDr Nigel Clarke, says payments that are outstanding under two components of the Government’s $10-billion COVID-19 Allocation of Resources for Employees (CARE) Programme, are expected to be made during December.

sandals foundation tablets hand over to ministry of education

Over 1,400 tablets donated to help students with online learning tools

1,400 Jamaican students will be able to get online for classes & take advantage of distance learning following the donation of tablets from Sandals Foundation

Shelice Anderson, a JMMB's Joan Duncan Foundation scholarship winner attending a joint UTECH/Montego Bay Community College programme is winning

Shelice Anderson – Determined to Win Through The Struggles of University and COVID-19

Shelice Anderson, a former Herbert Morrison Technical High School top CSEC and now UTECH/Montego Bay Community College student is determined to win through the struggles of university and COVID-19. She was recently awarded one of the JMMB’s Joan Duncan Foundation annual scholarship for final year students.

Shantel Williams, an aspiring ICT teacher, is the first recipient of the USF inaugural Programme of Advancement Through Health and Education (PATH) Tertiary ICT Scholarship.

Aspiring Teacher Wins Inaugural USF PATH Tertiary ICT Scholarship

Shantel Williams, an aspiring ICT teacher, is the first recipient of the inaugural Programme of Advancement Through Health and Education (PATH) Tertiary ICT Scholarship.

The 2020 Campion College student (Kashief Barton), a third-form student at the institution was awarded the Spirit Of ’86 Scholarship programme. He plans to use the award to help him achieve his paediatrician goal

The Spirit Of ’86 Scholarships were awarded to Campion College Student

The 2020 Campion College student (Kashief Barton), a third-form student at the institution was awarded the Spirit Of ’86 Scholarship programme. He plans to use the award to help him achieve his paediatrician goal

PM & Leader of the JLP, Andrew Holness, donated JM$2.5 million to the UTech to assist students with the greatest financial need at this time.

PM Andrew Holness Donates $2.5 Million To UTech For Needy Students

PM & Leader of the JLP, Andrew Holness, donated JM$2.5 million to the UTech to assist students with the greatest financial need at this time.

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) announced their inaugural 2020/21 Colin Fitz- Herbert Bullock & G. Arthur Brown Memorial Scholarship awardees.

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) Announces their 2020/21 Scholarship Awardees

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) announced their inaugural 2020/21 Colin Fitz- Herbert Bullock & G. Arthur Brown Memorial Scholarship awardees.

Join us in supporting a REAL ACTIONABLE economic stimulus and jobs plan - demand for a STUDENT LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAMME IN JAMAICA!

Support the Establishment of a Student Loan Forgiveness Programme in Jamaica

Join us in supporting a REAL ACTIONABLE economic stimulus and jobs plan – demand for a STUDENT LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAMME IN JAMAICA!

Becoming a statistician was never something Amanda Lee had planned on doing. When the St. Hugh’s High School past student started UWI, her career goal was to become an economist

Young Statistician Encourages Others to Pursue Career in the Field

Becoming a statistician was never something Amanda Lee had planned on doing. When the St. Hugh’s High School past student started UWI, her career goal was to become an economist