Category Archives: Graduate Studies

St. George’s University Holds Second Commencement Ceremony in Botswana

Thirty-five Batswana graduates from St George’s University, the centre of international education on the Caribbean island of Grenada, will celebrate their achievement at the commencement ceremony on Saturday, 19 November at the Botswana TraveLodge in the country’s capital city. This is the second time that such a graduation ceremony has been held outside the United States in the 40 year ... Read More »

St. George’s University DVM/MPH Student Assists Earthquake-Devastated Nepal

For St. George’s University veterinary student Regan Schwartz, becoming a veterinarian has been a life-long dream that is finally coming to fruition. With the help of SGUSVM, Hills Pet Food and the Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association (SCAVMA), Ms. Schwartz was able to fund a six-week trip to Nepal for the purpose of gaining valuable clinical experience. ... Read More »

St. George’s University Hosts 60th Diamond Jubilee Anniversary of the CARPHA Health Research Conference

Caribbean nations’ health professionals recently gathered at St. George’s University to discuss violence and injuries prevention as an urgent public health and development issue at the 60th Annual Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) Conference. St. George’s University (SGU) in partnership with the Ministry of Health, Grenada and the Windward Islands Research and Education Foundation (WINDREF) partnered together to host the ... Read More »

UNFCCC RCC – St. George’s Promotes Clean Technology Business Opportunities

The effects of human activity on climate change, especially rising sea levels, are particularly devastating to coastal regions and island nations. In light of this, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Regional Collaborating Center based at St. George’s University (UNFCCC RCC – St. George’s) recently held a workshop highlighting opportunities for clean technologies that can ultimately help stem ... Read More »

St. George’s University Graduates More Than 250 Students at Grenada Commencement

At the St. George’s University School of Arts Sciences and Graduate Studies Program commencement held at Patrick Adams Hall on May 16, the message to its more than 250 graduates was clear – the present, at all times, is the most important time in their lives because it is always a chance for them to define their role in the ... Read More »

Secondary School Students Take over SGU Radio for Community Education on World health Day

Students from eight secondary schools in St. George’s, Grenada, got involved in the international fight against vector-borne diseases on World Health Day (WHD), observed April 7. This year’s WHD, held under the theme ‘Small Bites, Big Threats,’ focused on vector borne diseases, many of which are now significant health issues that provoke global concern. The students researched various vector-borne diseases ... Read More »

Research by St. George’s University Faculty Helps Curb Mercury Levels in Bermuda

Results from a study conducted in part by St. George’s University Professor Martin Forde showed that blood concentration levels of methyl mercury in expecting mothers in Bermuda have dropped significantly since 2003. A 2003 study detected mercury in all samples tested, with 59 percent having levels exceeding the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s guideline for fetal cord blood and 7 percent ... Read More »

St. George’s University MPH Students and Alumni Achieve Impressive Pass Rate on Spring NBPHE Exam at SGU

St. George’s University students and alumni of the Master of Public Health program achieved a 90 percent pass rate on the spring National Board of Public Health Examiners  (NBPHE) exam, allowing them to become a Certified in Public Health (CPH) professional. Including four previous alumni who had sat and passed the NBPHE exam, SGU students and alumni demonstrated an impressive ... Read More »

SGU-WHO CC Celebrates World Day for Safety and Health at Work

The International Labor Organization (ILO) designated April 28, 2013 as World Day for Safety and Health at Work to promote the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases globally. The World Health Organization Collaborating Center (WHO CC) on Environmental and Occupational Health in the Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine at St. George’s University (SGU) contributed to the global awareness-raising ... Read More »

Grenada’s First Female Governor General Addresses SAS/GSP Graduating Class

A jubilant class of 178 St. George’s University School of Arts and Sciences (SAS) and Graduate Studies Program (GSP) graduates received their degrees from Dr. Charles R. Modica, Chancellor of St. George’s University, on May 18, 2013 at the 2013 commencement held on campus in Grenada. The 2013 SAS/GSP class had the distinct honor of being addressed by Her Excellency ... Read More »

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