TIM DUNCAN TO BE INDUCTED INTO BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME

VI CONSORITIUM Five-time NBA champion, two-time NBA M.V.P., three-time NBA Finals M.V.P. and fifteen-time NBA All Star player, Tim Duncan — a St. Croix native — will officially have another accolade associated to his name on Saturday: hall of fame inductee. Mr. Duncan will be officially inducted on Saturday into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall … Continued

OVER 300 GRADUATE AT UVI DURING VIRTUAL COMMENCEMENT EVENT

VI CONSORTIUM The University of the Virgin Islands on Friday graduated 313 students with degrees in a variety of disciplines, marking another successful year for the institution which two years ago started offering U.S. Virgin Islands students free tuition. The range of disciplines, seen in detail here, includes School of Education, School of Nursing, College … Continued

39 STUDENTS RECEIVE SOLAR ENERGY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATION

The HLSCC’s Workforce Training Division, Centre for Professional Development and Community Education (CPDCE) in conjunction with Power52 Caribbean Energy Institute (CEI) awarded thirty-nine participants with a certificate from the National Center for Construction Education & Research, North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration after completing an 11-week Solar Energy … Continued

“RESILIENT AND STRONG, LET’S CARRY ON FOR BVI FESTIVAL 2021”; OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF 2021 VIRGIN ISLANDS FESTIVAL THEME & SLOGAN

The Virgin Islands Festivals & Fairs Committee has officially announced the selection of the official 2021 VI Festival Theme and Slogan. This year’s winning theme, “A Reflection of Heritage and Hope – Commemorating the 67th Emancipation Celebration,” was submitted by Miss Aliana Smith. The slogan, “Resilient and Strong, Let’s Carry On for BVI Festival 2021,” … Continued

HLSCC TO HOST FREDERICK PICKERING MEMORIAL LECURE SERIES

The HLSCC Virgin Islands Studies Institute is inviting the public to attend its annual Frederick Pickering Memorial Lecture Series. The focus of this year’s series is The Virgin Islands Constitutional history and heritage. Part 1 will be held on Sunday 16th May at 3pm at the Eileene L. Parsons Auditorium at the HLSCC campus. The … Continued

FORMER PREMIER DR. ORLANDO SMITH WEIGHS IN ON BVI GOVERNMENTS SUCCESS IN DEFENDING A MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR CLAIM BY BVI AIRWAYS

In response to the BVI Government’s success in defending a Multi-Million-dollar claim brought by an Airline, former Premier of the Virgin Islands Dr. D. Orlando Smith in a recent Facebook post weighed in on the matter. The post reads, “I am pleased that after retaining Martin Kenney and Associates in 2018 under my Administration to … Continued

WATER RESTORED TO ANEGADA

Government Information Services Minister for Transportation, Works and Utilities, Honourable Kye M. Rymer said he was happy with the restoration of water to residents on Anegada. Honourable Rymer in a statement during the Ninth Sitting of the Third Session of the Fourth House of Assembly thanked the residents for their patience and stated that these … Continued