US actor, Danny Glover, Jamaican sprint queen, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and former Independent Senator Reverend Daniel Teelucksingh, will receive honorary degrees from the University of the West Indies this year
The University released eleven names of this year's recipients, following a decision of the Council.
The following is a statement from UWI:
University professor Dr Dave Chadee who has been a leading expert in vector-borne diseases has died.
Professor Chadee passed away suddenly yesterday, from what appears to have been a heart attack.
The University of the West Indies has issued a statement on his passing;
There is a spike in robberies and crimes against students in and around UWI's St Augustine campus, despite the presence of police and security patrols.
The is according to the vice-president of UWI’s Guild of Students, Michael Rajnauth in a Facebook post.
Rajnauth is advising students to use the university-provided shuttle when getting around.
When the shuttle is not available, he's urging students to request a police escort at the Guild’s office.