ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The observances for Education week 2014 kicked off yesterday afternoon March 9, 2014 with the Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn quoting a phrase from the late great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., ‘The fierce urgency of Now’.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Stars in the education system of the Virgin Islands will be one of the main highlights in the observations of Education Week 2014.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Tourist Board of the Virgin Islands together with the Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum yesterday February 6, 2014 opened an exhibition featuring the works of VI writers and poets over the past decades as the importance of preserving the Territory’s life and culture through writing was underscored.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – On January 9, 2014, this news site had published the reactions of several persons, including representative of the First District, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, to a circular that was sent out by the Department of Education captioned ‘Visitation, Donations and Non-school sponsored events’. This apparently prompted Chief Education Officer (ag.) Mrs. Jillian M. Douglas-Phillip to subsequently issue a public apology.
PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI – Described as both a treasure and a true gift by different individuals, Anegadian Mr Terence L. Vanterpool was lauded for overcoming the odds in having his book of poetry launched today, December 18, 2013 at the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC).
FISH BAY, Tortola, VI – Minister Henderson Tittle offered the BVI Technical and Vocational Institute’s Class of 2013 some new perspective and words of wisdom on December 10, 2013 when he encouraged them to "reframe" themselves.