UWI in the News

2nd Meeting of the Hemispheric University Consortium

Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles will host the 14 university presidents who are members of  the Hemispheric University Consortium (HUC) at The UWI Regional Headquarters in Jamaica. The HUC was established last year, in April 2018, to share knowledge and discovery and seek solutions to some of the hemisphere’s most pressing problems, such as public health, climate […]

Professor Sir Hilary Beckles thanks UWI staff for contributions to building an ‘excellent university’.

The University of the West Indies’ (The UWI) is celebrating its recently announced surge in ranking among the world’s top universities, validating its vision of being an excellent global university. And on Wednesday, October 16, the regional academy also celebrated some outstanding staff for their professional achievements and contributions towards the University’s high performance, at the Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence. Considered one of the […]