UN Women is recruiting interns/young economists to support a multi-country study on the Economic Costs of Violence against Women and Girls in CARICOM. The recruitment posting is accessible online here.<... Read more
Department of Biology
1st Year ASc Biology
UG Adds Further Relief Measures for Students as Historic Opening Progresses.
Students will now pay GYD $12,500 in Facilities Fee instead of GYD $25,000 a semester for the current (first) semester of the Academic Year 2020-2021. This takes effect from mid-week next week and stays in place until further notice or action as approved by the University’s statutory bodies.
Students who had already paid the full Facilities Fee for the Academic Year 2019-2020 a...Read more
On Monday January 14, 2019 at the Ministry of Public Telecommunications:
- First time experiences of females programming at the Grade 6 to 9 level - Ms. Alicia Layne and Ms. Penelope DeFreitas
- Promoting Computer Science education in a developing country: Experiences from 'Code Camp Guyana' - Read more
The Caribbean Academy of Scicnes 2018, the Poster Competition Second Prize at the 21st CAS Meeting held in Kingston Jamaica is awarded to Ms. Alicia Layne.Read more
Visitors' Lodge, UWI, Mona Campus, Jamaica (27th-30th November 2018)
Representatives from the Computer Science Department: Alicia Layne, Juanelle Marks, Penelope DeFreitas, Lenandlar Singh
Remarks: The conference brought to the forefront the vision the CAS has for research in the Caribbean and presented itself as a mechanism through which we can align our efforts as a regional community. It provided a great deal of context and perspecti...Read more
Rovindra graduated with his BSc. In Biology (distinction) at the University of Guyana 52nd Convocation ceremony. He was also the receipt of this year’s UGSS award. His undergraduate research focused on climate change impacts on farmers and their adaptive strategies. He worked as a resea...Read more
Devta Ramroop is a final year Biology major with a passion for teaching and a proud member of the Biology Club. Her mission is make a positive impact on every life she encounters by inspiring , motivating and building self worth. As President of UGSS, she promises to always act in the best interest of her constituents. She urges youths to become involved in extra curriculars simply because everyone can be intelligent and have 4.0 GPAs but what else do you have to offer? "The mor...Read more
Experience as a Student
Initially, transitioning from my Alma mater, Queen's College - with a strong foundation in business studies into the University of Guyana's Computer Science Program seemed like a fiasco for quite a number of people at the time. But it was a mystery and I wanted to know why so many women didn't pursue the field. On the flip side, I liked mysteries and I was stubborn so I was steadfast on my decisio...Read more
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