UWI Open Campus Dominica graduates advised to “give back to their communities”

first_imgEducationLocalNewsTertiary UWI Open Campus Dominica graduates advised to “give back to their communities” by: – March 29, 2012 Augustus Victorine; B.Sc Management Studies, First Class Honours. SEE PHOTO GALLERY BELOW.Sixty-two (62) graduates of the University of the West Indies Open Campus Dominica who were on Thursday recognized by the institution with an official ceremony at the Fort Young Hotel to celebrate their success and achievement, have been advised to play a meaningful role in their communities.Featured speaker at the ceremony Justice Birnie Stephenson-Brooks admonished the graduates to make a meaningful contribution to their country.“I encourage you; be creative, be imaginative, be curious, work hard and you will succeed in the long term. I also want to encourage you to give back to your communities, involve yourself in projects that will assist others. Don’t just become critics of everything, of everything everybody is doing, of everybody who is doing”.She further advised the graduates to “take time out to help others and keep the door open to others at all times” highlighting the four principles of the Rotary Club International which she is a member of.Two of the graduates who received first class honors in their programs also echoed the call of giving back.Augustus Victorine who graduated with first class honors in the bachelor of management studies program told the graduates to “prove your worth to your employers and the society”.He also appealed to the youth whom he described as “always following fashion” to follow in their footsteps and obtain an education.Corporal Joeffrey James; certificate in Criminology, DistinctionCorporal Jeoffrey James of the Dominica Police Force who also obtained a distinction in the Criminology certificate program, highlighted the course outline, urging “police officers, teachers, welfare officers, customs officers and security officers” to embrace the program. “Hold true to yourselves, remember to hold on to your value systems, your work ethics and most importantly your humanity and integrity. It is these qualities that will guide you further on your continuing life’s journey”.Meanwhile Head of the University of the West Indies, Open Campus Dominica Dr. Francis Severin noted that the institution was founded on the philosophy “of providing the Caribbean with a cadre of well educated people in diverse fields who set out to unlock the full and genuine potential the Caribbean region”. The ceremony he explained is “proof” of the high quality education which the University offers in diverse fields.“Our people are counting on you to participate and take the leading role in the process of building a viable and progressive nation where you and your prodigy will experience wealth, wellness and peace,” Dr. Severin noted.The Director of Open Campus Country Sites, Dr. Luz Longsworth admonished the graduates to continue striving for excellence by keeping their skills “up to date and relevant”.“Imagine where you want to be” and strive for your goals Dr. Longsworth said, noting that the University is willing to assist them in attaining those goals. Robertine George; B. Ed Literacu Studies, First Class Honours.The graduates recognized with certificates in Criminology were; Evalyn Boland,Davidson James Cadette, Petrina Dupigny (Distinction), Rachel Sheran Francis, Alvin Gachette, Patrick Leroy George (Distinction), Marileen Hypolite, Ainsworth Clement Irish, Joeffrey James (Distinction), Kenrick Allan JeanJacques, Cuthbert John, Leoma Julia Joseph (Distinction), Donavan Massicott, Antoina Moses, Mervyn David Pendenque, Nadia Riviere (Distinction) and Marcus Kennedy Scotland (Distinction).The graduates recognized with certificates in Early Childhood Care and Education for teachers were; Thora Alcendor, Rochelle Christine Celaire, Jasmine Christmas, Angela Veronica Shirley Deschamps, Roslyn Catherina Fontaine, Valda Stella Frederic, Naine Delandra Jean (Distinction), Naomi Joseph and Leandra Simon (Distinction).The graduate recognized with an Associate degree in Administrative Professional Office Management was Augustina Williams.The graduates recognized with Bachelor’s degrees in Post Registered Nurse were; Carlene Harris, Franceise Henry, Bernadette John, Peaches Mitchell and Nioka Shillingford.The graduates recognized with Bachelor’s degrees in Education were; Robertine George (First class honours), Gezel Mondesire, Zhara Pacquette, Jocelyn Panthier, Glenda Peter, Giselle Phillip, Camilla Roach and Krishna Robin.The graduates recognized with Bachelor’s degrees in Social Sciences were; Adonia Stuart Commodore, Delma Caryl Dailey, Georgina Edwards, Tracy Sharma George, Sandra Giraudel, Summer Shara James, Vernice Deschamps Lanns, Clinton Maronie, Niejel Mc Pherson, Berkissa Magna Robinson and Augustus Victorine (First class honours).The graduates recognized with master’s degree in education were; Verni Verlie Jasmine Lance Isaac in Educational Administration, Robert Guiste in Educational Measurement, Norissa King Peter in Educational Measurement, Lynn Henderson Registe in Educational Measurement, Candia Robinson in Educational Measurement, Josephine Lewis in Higher Education Student Personnel Administration, Dr. Helen Francis Seaman in Higher Education Student Personnel Administration (Distinction).The graduates recognized with Executive Masters in Business Administration were Hethline Baptiste and Maria Etienne Pascal.[nggallery id = 151]Dominica Vibes News 424 Views   2 comments Share Tweetcenter_img Share Sharing is caring! 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Who can beat Djokovic?

first_imgAndy Murray28Davis Cup 2016 to Doha 2017 Andrey RublevfifteenDavis Cup 2019 at Open Australia 2020 Novak Djokovic35Davis Cup 2010 to Cincinnati 2011 However its streak of consecutive wins totals 21, making an allowance for his three victories within the Davis Cup final December. This means that Nole is in among the best moments of his sports activities profession, particularly when it comes to chained victories (See desk). Step by step, the Serbian approaches his 35 consecutive wins achieved between 2010 and 2011, second greatest model within the historical past of tennis. For now, the 56 wins of Roger Federer they appear distant, however every little thing is feasible with a devouring of information of the dimensions of the Serbian. Juan Martin del PotrofifteenAcapulco 2018 to Miami 2018 PLAYERVictoriesTournaments Roger Federer56Rotterdam 2005 to Dubai 2006center_img Greatest successful streaks Stan Wawrinka13Chennai 2014 to Indian Wells 2014 Rafael Nadal30Miami 2012 to Beijing 2013 Can anybody defeat Novak Djokovic in 2020? Don’t be alarmed, the reply is sure. The actual thriller is figuring out when what’s going to occur immediately has transpired into the class of miracle. And is that the Serbian doesn’t know the defeat up to now, including a complete of 18 consecutive victories between ATP Cup, Australian Open and the ATP 500 in Dubai, the place final Friday he ratified the world number one, at the least, till the American Masters 1,000 American tour of Indian Wells (March 12-22) and Miami (March 25 to April 5). As well as, the magnitude of those 21 wins will not be one, since Belgrade has defeated 5 top-10 in the course of the streak: Monfils (10th), Medvedev (fifth), Nadal (2nd), Federer (third) and Thiem (fifth). If we evaluate its present state of kind with the 2011 marketing campaign, we see that it’s on observe to repeat that prolific begin of the season by which conquered seven consecutive titles: Australia, Dubai, Indian Wells, Miami, Belgrade, Madrid and Rome. It was Federer who had the privilege of slicing the streak within the semifinals of Roland Garros.Apparently, the Swiss Categorical He was the final participant that Djokovic misplaced there for the month of November within the ATP Finals. However with the Swiss away from the tracks for a number of months because of his knee harm, it must be one other to take his witness. With Andy Murray additionally within the dry dock (he has gained Nole 11 occasions), there are solely left Nadal (26), Wawrinka (6) and Tsonga (6) as lively gamers who’ve gained Novak extra occasions. With fewer clashes, there are additionally two names to contemplate: Tsitsipas retains the stability tied with the Serbian (2-2), whereas Thiem has defeated him 4 occasions after eleven duels. Many inquiries to be resolved, however certainly one of them should step ahead in the event that they wish to finish the reign of Djoker …last_img read more