Editorial & Opinion

Community Opinions- USVI Homelessness

Interviews conducted by Lana Cuffy STT- The United States Virgin Islands is in a crisis facing homelessness. “…as of January 2018, Virgin Islands had an estimated 486 experiencing homelessness on any given day.” According to the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness Statistics, “as of January 2018, Virgin Islands had an estimated 486 experiencing homelessness …

Art & Culture, Lifestyle

Traveling for your Health: Exploring ways to Deal with Stress

by Brittney Steele STX- College is a time when many students find themselves and discover who they want to be. But also, college may present a time of stress which may lead to a lifetime of depression and anxiety. Students are experiencing more levels of stress and depression than ever before. https://collegestats.org/resources/mental-health-guide/ It’s important to …

Local News

Three Virgin Islanders honored in celebration of United Nations’  74th Anniversary 

written by Joi Thomas-Lewis Three Virgin Islanders were honored in  celebration of United Nations 74th Anniversary , “Our Planet, Our Future” Natives of the U.S. Virgin Islands Kervin L. Clenance, Dr. Germaine Smith-Baugh, and Angela Golden Bryan were among 11 individuals — including a mayor and a Florida House of Representatives member — who were …

Student Activities

UVI STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION – STT: “Raising the Bar”

by Christopher McDonald STT- On Saturday, Sept., 21 the Student Government Association (SGA) on STT campus swore in 22 elected officials. Students represent the following positions: Board of Trustees, President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Public Relations Officer, and Senators for the four class divisions, Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen. SGA is recognized as the official representative …

Art & Culture, Lifestyle

Dominica’s 21st World Creole Music Festival: Successful!

by Lana Cuffy ROSEAU, DOMINICA—It was a successful and well celebrated time of year again for the World Creole Music Festival (WCMF) on the island of Dominica last month, October. In a recent Facebook post- Dominica Festivals wrote, “The World Creole Music Festival thanks all stakeholders for continued success!”  It provided entertainment dedicated to the …