Career & Education

PEP is here to stay, Cumberland principal tells Mico students

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

Amidst the contention surrounding the implementation of the recently introduced high school placement exam called Primary Exit Profile (PEP), principal of Cumberland High School Darien Henry has appealed to student teachers at Mico University College to support the assessment... Read More

Neisha's sweet tooth

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

By day, Neisha Harper is a supervisor at Esty Davis Caterers and a part-time waitress at special events. Read More

Keenan Falconer is CVSS' Young Leader Awardee

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

Twenty-four-year-old Keenan Joseph Falconer has always been a big believer in education as the way to make a difference in the lives of others. His feelings on the matter intensified when coaching his alma mater, Ardenne High School, to victory in the School's Challenge Quiz (SCQ) competition in... Read More

Developing a personal brand

with Debra Fraser | Sunday, October, 7 2018    

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Young entrepreneur uses savings to fund her dreams

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

SIXTEEN year-old Ryesha Gordon is a budding entrepreneur who's using her passion for saving and her enterprising mind to build a small business from which she hopes to fuel her dreams. Read More

Bad at networking?

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

Network, Network, Network.This seems to be the dominant advice to working professionals these days. Join local organisations, the more prestigious the better. Connect with highly visible and influential people inside and outside your organisation. Participate in social events and get involved in... Read More

Trained teacher can't find work

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

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Latin America increases presence in world university rankings

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

Latin America has increased its presence in the elite annual Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, but the 2019 report suggests that universities in the region struggle to ascend as economic pressure and increased... Read More

Model student

Sunday, September, 30 2018    

Naki Depass is at a near picture-perfect crossroads in life. Enrolled at t he University of the West Indies, Mona where she's a third-year accounting major, the college student devotes as much passion to mastering mathematical... Read More

14 Caribbean nationals win CCRIF scholarships for 2018

Sunday, September, 30 2018    

Regional parametric insurance organisation CCRIF SPC announced its 2018 scholarship winners a week ago, naming 14 Caribbean nationals who won a share of US$129,000 to pursue studies in areas related to disaster risk management. Read More

UWI among top 5 per cent of universities in the world

Sunday, September, 30 2018    

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) has broken into the T imes Higher Education ( THE ) World University Rankings for the first time, appearing at 591 out of the 1,258... Read More

Teaching the adult learner

Dr Karla Hylton | Sunday, September, 30 2018    

Learning is a complex process of acquiring knowledge which begins at birth and hopefully continues until death. But the human ability to learn and recall information differs for all individuals, particularly so when comparing adult learners to their young... Read More

THE releases World University Rankings for 2019

Sunday, September, 30 2018    

TIMES Higher E ducation (THE) published its 2019 edition of the prestigious World University Rankings on Wednesday at THE's World Academic Summit at the National University of... Read More

How big are your dreams? How big are your dreams? How big are your dreams?

Sunday, September, 30 2018    

The theme of the We Inspire Girls to Be Strong Women 2018 high school tour — 'How big are your dreams?' — is a message of hope that speaks to the power of knowing what one wants and using that as the foundation on which to create limitless... Read More

Young local engineers to work on Alpart, Gansu projects

Sunday, September, 30 2018    

Approximately 60 engineering graduates, who are currently upgrading their skills upgrades in China, will be engaged in the expansion of the Jiuquan Iron and Steel Company (JISCO)/Alpart bauxite refinery and the development of Gansu Industrial Park and Special Economic... Read More



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