University of Guyana

Type: Organization
Name: University of Guyana
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

At some point a human has to have decency

I was part of a picketing group outside Parliament, last week, that was calling upon the Speaker to ban Priya Manickchand from speaking, unless she directly apologized to Jaipaul Sharma. Walking past the pickets was a lecturer I met at UG, but hadn’t ... [Published Kaieteur News - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

President chides Opposition for not approving $450M for UG student loans

- says cut a “vicious attack” on nation’s futureTHE entire allocation of $450M earmarked for loans to students of the University of Guyana (UG) facing financial challenges was chopped from the 2014 Budget on Wednesday night by A Partnership for National ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Women’s groups stage protest

- Says issues being neglectedMembers of a number of women’s groups gathered outside Parliament building yesterday, calling on politicians to put more effort into addressing issues affecting women.One Billion Rising, the Caribbean American Domestic Violence ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Guyana, Hardness, Protest
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Value your children’s performance at the National Grade Six Assessment

- and support them and the institutions at which they are placedAS over fifteen thousand of the nation’s pupils prepare to write the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA), it is fitting that we should address some of the related concerns surrounding the ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Region 10 estimates approved – several roads to be rehabilitated

THE estimates of expenditure for Region 10, totaling $2.25B, were approved Monday evening in the National Assembly. Of this sum, $148.1M is budgeted for regional administration and finance, $280.7M for public works, $1.48B for education and $345.3M for ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Potable water wells for Mon Repos, Sparendaam and Sophia

Five tenders were opened under Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) for the construction of potable water wells. The bids were opened at the National Procurement and Tender Administration Board (NPTAB), Minister of Finance. They were divided into three lots; ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Republic Bank conducts career coaching at University of Guyana

REPUBLIC Bank (Guyana) Limited, in collaboration with the University of Guyana, last Friday hosted the opening day of an annual Career Coaching programme at the Education Lecture Theatre, of the University of Guyana Turkeyen Campus.Participants at the ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

UG final year students aim at “marketing themselves”

Several final year students of the University of Guyana (UG) are beneficiaries of a two-day career coaching workshop hosted by Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited. ‘Marketing Yourself’ and ‘Understanding the Working World’ were the targeted areas.According ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

UG responds to union heads lawsuit

Attorneys-at-law from the law firm of Cameron and Shepherd have entered an appearance on behalf of the University of Guyana (UG) in regards to the court action, which was brought against the institution by Heads of the Unions responsible for representing ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Govt anticipates favourable response on access to Hugh Wooding

Government is anticipating a reversal of the decision made earlier this year by the Council of Legal Education (CLE) to not renew an agreement to have the top graduates of the University of Guyana’s Law School automatically secure a place at the Hugh ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

UG academics secure grants for investigative research

With funding amounting to US$329,000, nearly two dozen academics from the University of Guyana (UG) will, within the next 18 months, be working towards completing a number of investigative projects.The privileged academics will be divided into eight groups ... [Published Kaieteur News - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 3 reports

UG grants US$329,000 towards research in LCDS

The University of Guyana on Friday awarded eight grants to the tune of US$329, 000 to teams of academic staff of the institution. The money will go towards further research in Low Carbon Development.This research is part of the UG Science and Technology ... [Published National Communications Network - Mar 23 2014]

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At some point a human has to have decency [Published Kaieteur News - 22 hours ago]
President chides Opposition for not approving $... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 18 2014]
Luncheon challenges Opposition rationale for Bu... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 18 2014]
Amended Budget 2014 passed… : Opposition knifes... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 17 2014]
Women’s groups stage protest [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 17 2014]
Walter A. Rodney reviewed in the Journal of Col... [Published Monthly Review - Apr 16 2014]
Value your children’s performance at the Nation... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 16 2014]
Region 10 estimates approved – several roads to... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 16 2014]
Potable water wells for Mon Repos, Sparendaam a... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 16 2014]
Guyana must strengthen its economic diplomacy [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 13 2014]
Republic Bank conducts career coaching at Unive... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 13 2014]
Education Sector’s $32.3B allocation approved [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 12 2014]
Region mourns Professor Norman Girvan [Published Antigua Observer - Apr 11 2014]
A policy of ‘academic marginalization’ [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 11 2014]
UG final year students aim at “marketing themse... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 11 2014]
Welmart Pharmacy opens on World Health Day [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 09 2014]
Education remains PPPC Government’s top priority [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 08 2014]
UG responds to union heads lawsuit [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 08 2014]
Eureka Medical Laboratory…Staying ahead of the ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 07 2014]
The time has come for a local law school [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 07 2014]
Refusing automatic admission of 25 UG law stude... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 07 2014]
The budget fails public health [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 06 2014]
Preserving our literary heritage 2014 World Sto... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 06 2014]
Reshuffling is merely to fill vacancies-Guyana ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 06 2014]
Address by Prime Minister Samuel A. A. HINDS, a... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 06 2014]
E/bo Night of Reflection remembers…President Ch... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 06 2014]
Govt anticipates favourable response on access ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 05 2014]
Driver charged five months after killing pedest... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 05 2014]
‘Develop GPHC instead of investing in specialty... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 05 2014]
UG Vice Chancellor challenges academics to embr... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 04 2014]
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