Kittitian Delivers Class Speech at UVI Commencement Ceremony

  Originally published in zizonline.com 15 students from St. Kitts and Nevis graduated from the University of the Virgin Islands St. Thomas campus on Thursday. Among them is Communications major and English minor Patrice Harris who was selected to write and deliver the class speech. Speaking with ZIZ News ahead of Thursday’s commencement ceremony, Harris…

St.Kitts and Nevis Global Changemaker Hosted Youth Leadership Workshop

Originally published on Kyssonline.com St. Kitts and Nevis’ Global Changemaker Patrice Renee Harris after attending the British Council’s Global Changemakers Global Youth Summit held a youth leadership workshop dubbed “iLead Youth Jab.”    iLead Youth Jab which was funded by the British Council’s Global Changemakers project, catered to persons aged 16-24 and was well received…

An Easter away from home

I guess if someone asked me what I gave up for lent the answer will have to be my Kittitian Easter traditions. I miss seeing mommy heat the fig leaves over the stove, as my brother and I snuck away the tiny pieces of coconut that were too small to grate. We’d usually head to…

Student entrepreneurs at UVI

Published on UVI Voice on April 26th, 2015 ST. THOMAS – Yentyl and Khalarni wake up each day enthused about their new business. Their hectic 18-hour days begins at 6 a.m. Throughout the day, they bounce between jobs, assignments, classes, school organizations, and their new business, leaving little time for a social life. or sleep.…