Sun | Jul 23, 2017

Art & Leisure

"It is important for the children across Jamaica to learn about their culture, and if they cannot come to Kingston to learn about their history and that of their country, the information should be taken to them," said Masanori Nakano, ambassador of...

The Bachelor of Arts in Theology and the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology programmes offered by the Midland Bible Institute (MBI) have been accredited by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ)."The accreditation of these programmes by the UCJ has...

The fourth staging of the annual EmpowerFest will be held at Eden Gardens Wellness Resort and Spa on Sunday, July 30.Organised by Mind Food International, 20 students will receive $10,000 each to help them with back-to-school supplies. These...

It was an evening at the 2017 JET Programme, send-off reception, as is customary, where accolades poured, toasts were raised, and wishes heaped upon the eighteen youngsters who were due to depart to Japan, to begin their journey as assistant...

Forty-four students and eight student companies from across Jamaica participated last week in Junior Achievement (JA) Jamaica’s Seventh Annual Technology and Innovation Conference at the University of the West Indies, Mona. They were drawn from...

How to catch a murderer?As nearly every episode of Law As nearly every episode of Law & Order reminds us, autopsy results are crucial to identifying the suspect and proving guilt. But in Jamaica, where there is a lack of forensic pathologists...

In 1440, when Gutenberg invented the printing press, the door to knowledge was flung wide open and the 'book', as they knew it then, was never the same again.Today, e-books are further revolutionising how content is presented in the classroom....

EqualityAll men are equal,But what is the quality of our equality?An ongoing sequel,Of cruel comparisons causing calamity.We replaced the kinks in our head,With kinks in our brains of dread,Corrupting our thoughts to what society said;'Til finally...

Training for more than 7,000 public and private school teachers is now under way as the Ministry of Education Youth and Information prepares for the Phase 2 rollout of the new curriculum for primary and secondary schools.The National Standards...
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