SJPI Leader In Technical & Vocational Education

Melissa Rollock Top Stories

The Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) is no longer seen as a “second chance” institution but one which Government will be looking to this year, and beyond, to help drive the economy. Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Senator Dr. Romel Springer, made this assertion this morning at the launch of the SJPI’s …

SJPI Turns 50 This Month; Year-Long Celebrations

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) will celebrate 50 years of education and training with year-long activities. The Institute, which marks the milestone this month under the theme SJPI 50: Celebrating Our Past, Inspiring Our Future, will launch its anniversary festivities with a church service on Wednesday, January 16, beginning at 9:30 a.m. in its auditorium at Wildey, …

Foreign Affairs Ministry To Host Broken Trident

Kim Ramsay-Moore Ministry News

The Commemorative Broken Trident will be hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, tomorrow, Wednesday, August 17, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Minister with responsibility for the Ministry, Senator Maxine McClean, will receive the trident from BDF Officials at her Culloden Road office, after which she will make brief remarks on its significance. Senator McClean is …

Praise For Independence Celebrations Secretariat

Sharon Austin Top Stories

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has lauded the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations Secretariat for the “very impressive work” it has done so far. Mr. Stuart praised the staff of the Secretariat, led by Permanent Secretary Gabrielle Springer, during a recent ceremony at the Main Guard, Garrison, to announce Taisha Carrington as the winner of the Barbados at 50 Monument Design …

I Pledge Corner Launched

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Head Girl of the Seventh-Day Adventist Primary School, Brianna Hardy, signing the Pledge Book. (S.Medford) Students from primary schools across Barbados will have an opportunity to win prizes through their participation in the I Pledge programme, one of the initiatives for Barbados’ 50th Anniversary of Independence celebrations. The I Pledge Corner Schools’ Competition was launched on Wednesday at the Seventh-day …