The University of the West Indies UWI Alumni Association – Anguilla Chapter (UWIAA) is hosting a special “Meet and Greet” session for all graduates and affiliates of the UWI on Anguilla on Thursday, 14thMarch at 4:00 p.m. at the UWI Open Campus Anguilla.
According to President of the Association, Yvette Wallace, the aim of the meeting is to connect with local alumni and to share the plans and activities for 2019. During the brief information-sharing session, the new Executive will provide updates on the plans for the 2019 UWI Alumni Awards and the Julian R. Harrigan Memorial Scholarship Fund Raiser.
Alumni will also learn more about the Pelican Perks initiative, which, among other benefits, entitles UWI Graduates to discounts at participating businesses across the region.
The UWI Alumni Association – Anguilla Chapter represents graduates from all four Campuses (Mona, St. Augustine, Cave Hill and the Open Campus) as well as graduates of the Distance Learning Programme or School of Continuing Studies who reside on Anguilla.
According to Ms. Wallace, there are hundreds of UWI Alumni on Anguilla and the Association is seeking to engage them in the activities, as well as encourage them to contribute by mentoring, giving back and demonstrating their “Pelican Pride”/pride in their Alma Mater.