Commencement

cholas Durgadeen conducts research.

Nicholas Durgadeen: Leaving No UVI Opportunity Unturned  

To say that Nicholas Durgadeen kept busy during his five years of study at the…

Adina Browne celebrates commencement with family.

Adina Browne – Dreams Made Real at UVI 

Adina Browne always knew she wanted to study marine biology. She also dreamed of being…

Destiny Smalls poses at Commencement 2022

From Newborn Intensive Care Unit to Nursing School – ‘Dystanie Smalls’ Forges Her Own Path

According to Merriam-Webster, “destiny” implies something foreordained and often suggests a great or noble course or end. 

George Francis elbow bumps UVI President Dr. David Hall at Commencement.

Passion For Communication Leads to Successful Career Launch

Although he had an early introduction to journalism and immediately recognized he had a passion…

Commencement on UVI's Sheen Campus.

To 74-Year-Old Graduate Gretlyn  Joseph: Age is Just A Number 

“Age is just a number,” this is the motto that Gretlyn Jannette Joseph is living…

UVI Grad Answers Calling

Drive, Dedication & Heart Led to Dreams Fulfilled   Sherwin Williams knew that he could earn his degree. His mother pursued her…

Twin Sisters Overcome Challenges to Graduate Together

“The train has finally reached its destination,” exclaims Debra Joseph speaking about her and twin sister Deeger’s graduation from the University of the…

“What The Trunk Couldn’t Do, The Branches Must Do.”

First Generation UVI Graduate Takes Premier Step Toward Lifelong Goal Service and leadership…

Leading the Way – Xuxa Garroden Calls on Classmates to Make an Impact

“We can be the impact!” This is Xuxa Garroden’s charge. Her calling to serve others came at a young age. Long before planning…

Dr. Shamika Williams Moves Full STEAM Ahead

Dr. Shamika Williams is wasting no time putting her education to work. With the Doctorate in Creative…