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By Edition On Monday, November 27th, 2017

More opportunities to study in the region

WILLEMSTAD - Recently the Minister of Education, Marilyn Alcala-Walle received a courtesy visit from Dr. Nigel Gravesande B.A., M.A., PhD, who is the registrar of the University of Guyana together with Guno Rugde, More...

Francis de Lanoy
By Edition On Monday, September 4th, 2017

30 percent fewer university applicants

WILLEMSTAD - The University of Curaçao has 30 percent fewer applicants this year compared to last year. This is according to Francis de Lanoy at the opening of the academic year. According to the Rector Magnificus, More...

By Edition On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

UoC to offer PhD programs

WILLEMSTAD - Starting next month, it will be possible to obtain a doctorate degree at the University of Curaçao. That is according to the Rector Magnificus Francis de Lanoy. The PhDs should be possible in collaboration More...

By Edition On Friday, December 16th, 2016

TOEFL Center at the University of Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016, the University of Curaçao Dr. Moises da Costa Gomez (UoC) inaugurated its Toefl Center. As is already known, UoC has in its objective three pillars: education, research More...

By Edition On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Political leaders: “50,000 immigrants to boost the economy”

WILLEMSTAD - Over the next ten years, there should be at least 50,000 people added to the current population to recover and to boost the country's economy. On that nearly all the leaders of the political parties More...

By Edition On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

More than 4 thousand in compensation for Goede

WILLEMSTAD - The University of Curaçao (UoC) must pay a substantial compensation to the former rector Miguel Goede. More than 420 thousand guilders. The Court of Appeal also ruled in favor of the former rector. More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Sixteenth VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne Thesis Prize awarded

WILLEMSTAD - The sixteenth VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne Thesis Prize was awarded to Leanne Mous. The prize – a check and a certificate – was presented to her by attorneys Carlos Winkel and Aubrich Bakhuis. With More...

Sr. Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace
By Edition On Friday, May 20th, 2016

“Tourism as an Economic Development Tool: The Myth and the Magic:” A seminar organized by MBA group XIII from ICUC

WILLEMSTAD - Master in Business Administration (MBA) group XIII students at the Inter-Continental University of the Caribbean (ICUC), are organizing a seminar titled "Tourism as an Economic Development Tool: The More...

By Edition On Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Bullying has taken unacceptable forms

WILLEMSTAD - Bullying in schools here in Curaçao have taken unacceptable forms. There is strong evidence in each case, according to a research done by Odette Brummen-Girigorie of the University of Curaçao (UoC). This More...

Caribbean Children
By Edition On Friday, November 6th, 2015

Uniting for Children Foundation to host seminar on the migrant child in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - On November 20, 2015, Universal Children’s Day, the Uniting for Children Foundation (UFC) in co-operation with the University of Curaçao will be hosting a seminar on the Migrant Child in Curaçao. The More...