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UWI Not Pricing Students Out Of Boarding, Says Campus Registrar

Are the Heads of UWI Pricing Students Out Of Boarding Students at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, are not being priced out of boarding, says Campus Registrar Dr Camille Bell-Hutchinson.  She was making reference to the new student boarding dormitories, which are more costly than the traditional halls for which the university

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Spanish Town Skills Training Centre Serving the Community for 20 Years

For almost 20 years, the Spanish Town Skills Training Centre (STSTC) has been providing training for professionals, at-risk youth, non-certified and unskilled employees and employers, in partnership with the HEART Trust/NTA. Student at the institution, 19-year-old Alexis Dixon, has high praises for the opportunities being provided to her through the Centre. After leaving secondary school,

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NCB Foundation to Pay for More CSEC Subjects

Chair, National Commercial Bank (NCB) Foundation, Thalia Lyn (second right), transfers $13.9 million to the Overseas Examinations Commission’s (OEC) account to cover the cost incurred for the 3,334 students from government-approved public and private schools who sat Principles of Account and Principles of Business in June. Observing (from left) are Permanent Secretary in the Ministry

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Chief Education Officer Encourages Tertiary Students To Seek Help With Fees

 Dr Grace McLean Encourages Students To Seek Help! (JIS): Chief Education Officer, Dr Grace McLean, is encouraging tertiary students who are facing challenges with education fees, to enter into dialogue with administrators at their institutions, so that support can be provided. Dr Grace McLean, who was responding to questions at an education forum on November

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Gov’t Pursuing More Opportunities for Jamaican Students to Study in China

Jamaican Students to Study in China Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says the Governments of Jamaica and the People’s Republic of China are in discussions on ways in which they can significantly increase the number of young Jamaicans able to study in China. He said this would be welcome, in

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