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Knockalva Agricultural School to Be Upgraded

  Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, says the Knockalva Agricultural School in Ramble, Hanover, will be upgraded to a polytechnic institution in the very near future. “This school fits very neatly in our K (kindergarten) to 18 strategy. It is now viewed as a post-secondary (institution), and it needs

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CMU Students Receive China Scholarships from the Chinese Embassy

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Five students enrolled at the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) were, on Friday, presented with China scholarships valued at over $1 million, from the People’s Republic of China. The recipients are Nailah Steele, Courtney Johnson, Nakalia Thompson, Winston Chambers, from the Faculty of Marine and Nautical Studies; and Shannon McCalla, from the

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250 Students Graduate from Caribbean Maritime University

The newly chartered Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) on Tuesday (November 14) graduated its first cohort of students to be certified since the institution’s formal upgrading in September. Approximately 250 students were conferred with master’s and bachelor’s degrees and diplomas during the graduation ceremony at the Jamaica Conference Centre, downtown Kingston, having successfully completed studies in

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Maritime Institute to Officially Become University on September 28

The Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) will officially become Caribbean Maritime University on World Maritime Day, September 28, at an official Charter Day ceremony to be held at the National Arena in Kingston. This follows passage of relevant legislation in Parliament earlier this year to grant the institution university status and to confer degrees, awards, certificates,

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