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…

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…

Called to serve as a reporter for the UVI Voice

My stint as a reporter for the UVI Voice was not quite what I expected it to be. After completing a summer internship at the national broadcast company in my country I really thought I had the upper hand in the class. Little did I know, that was not the case. I struggled with my…

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.…