Category Archives: Students

St. George’s University Alumnus Awarded Full-Tuition Commonwealth Scholarship

Kishon Francis, a 2015 graduate of St. George’s University’s School of Arts and Sciences, has received a full-tuition Commonwealth scholarship to pursue a Master of Science in computer communication networks at Brunel University in London. The scholarship covers all expenses associated with the one-year program, including Mr. Francis’ tuition, accommodation, meals, and general living expenses. Mr. Francis obtained a Bachelor ... Read More »

IEA/UHP Partners with New Palliative Care Association of Grenada

St. George’s University student group Urban Humanitarian Projects, the philanthropic arm of Iota Epsilon Alpha, donated $16,000 to the recently founded Palliative Care Association of Grenada (PCAG). A volunteer organization, PCAG was created to improve the quality of life of patients and their families through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification, and impeccable assessment and ... Read More »

ICSA Showcases Diversity and Culture

The Indian Cultural Student Association (ICSA) lit up Charter Hall with color and talent at their spring 2016 ICSA Cultural Show. One of the most popular social events on the St. George’s University calendar, the show’s audience was treated to students’ artistic portrayal of the festivities surrounding an Indian wedding, all under the theme “My Big Phat Indian Wedding.” The ... Read More »

SGU-WIM Donates EC $20,000 to Grenada Cancer Society

Women in Medicine (WIM), a St. George’s University student group, has donated EC$20,000 to the Grenada Cancer Society following its bi-annual 5K Pink Fun Run. The event drew its largest-ever crowd and resulted in WIM’s highest single donation to the Society. Over the past two years, WIM has contributed more than EC$28,000 to the Society in its effort to fight ... Read More »

SGUSOM Students Roll to Victory at NJACP Medical Challenge Bowl

A team of St. George’s University School of Medicine students dominated the Medical Challenge Bowl competition at the New Jersey chapter of the American College of Physicians scientific meeting in March. The six students – Elizabeth and Clay Duval, Kesha Oza, Steven Phillips, Marcus Perry, and Amith Ahluwalia – all on their clinical rotations at St. Barnabas Medical Center, defeated ... Read More »

Three Friends Begin Medical Education Journey at St. George’s University

Three lifelong friends from Branson, Missouri, US, have begun the next exciting part of their lives together at St. George’s University’ MD program. Childhood friends Maggie Givens, Joe Keller, and Alec Zimmer feel lucky to have all started their medical education together at St. George’s University this fall. Ms. Givens was the first of the trio to discover SGU. She ... Read More »

St. George’s University Student Government Association Donates $43,000 EC to Grenada Charities

Student-Led Organizations Helping to Fund Grenada Charities The Student Government Association (SGA) of St. George’s University donated approximately $43,000 EC to Grenada charities in the recent spring term, including donations to the Program for Adolescent Mothers and the Grenada Cancer Society through the Women in Medicine Club; the Grenada Heart Foundation through the American Medical Students Association; and the Father ... Read More »

Sending Love to Nepal; St. George’s Community Raises Over EC$37,700 for Victims of Nepal Earthquake

Following the devastating earthquake that rocked Nepal on April 25, 2015, the St. George’s University community was keen to play a part in restoring hope amidst the destruction. Sixteen of St. George’s University’s academic, religious, ethnic, and special interest student groups came together to launch a campaign themed “Hope for Nepal” that raised EC$37,776.82 for victims of the earthquake. The ... Read More »

SGU’s Chapter of AMSA delivered a Record Donation of $31,000 to the Grenada Heart Foundation

St. George’s University members of the American Medical Student Association (AMSA), along with the help of Prickly Bay Marina, presented a donation of EC$31,000, the highest single donation to date, to the Grenada Heart Foundation (GHF) on Thursday April 16, 2015. Funds were raised at this year’s Valentine’s Day Date Auction, the most successful fundraiser the group has held to ... Read More »

Spanish and Austrian IVSA Students Experience Global Veterinary Medicine at SGU

In April, nine students from Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, and 10 from Veterinary Medicine University in Vienna, Austria, paid a visit to the True Blue Campus, gaining valuable veterinary experience as well as new friends from around the world. The International Veterinary Students Association (IVSA) exchange program offers students from overseas an opportunity to experience Grenada’s culture as well ... Read More »

Scroll To Top