Day: November 10, 2008

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Well Fancy that

The women of Fancy, St Vincent and the Grenadines and WAND’s Dr Judith Soares. The University of the West Indies’ Women and Development Unit’s (WAND), community development project in Fancy, St. Vincent and the Grenadines has received an award for “Women’s Creativity in Rural Life” from the Women’s World Summit Foundation (WWSF). Head of WAND …

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Mark Lee

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Editor, author and writer with career spanning print, radio, television and new media.

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Miriam “Pata Pata” Makeba Dies

Miriam Makeba, 1966. South African legend of song Miriam Makeba who captivated audiences around the world since the 1960s, died in Italy after collapsing onstage late Sunday evening, November 8. Makeba was performing her well-loved classic “Pata Pata” when she collapsed and was rushed to a nearby medical facility. She had always claimed that she would be …

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Mark Lee

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Editor, author and writer with career spanning print, radio, television and new media.

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Expanding Education for the Caribbean Diaspora – UWI Open Campus

When is the best time to pursue a new educational opportunity? Some say during a recession is a great time to give yourself a competitive advantage. The University of the West Indies’ (UWI) newest initiative, the Open Campus, with its mixed mode delivery which includes internet teaching may well be the opportunity for the Caribbean …

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Mark Lee

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Editor, author and writer with career spanning print, radio, television and new media.

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