Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates and Resources »
Back to Top
Close Menu
Home » News-Events » News
News and Events Centre

News: Tributes 2019

Tribute to James O. Hall

A master builder has finally rested his tools. James ‘Jim’ Hall, who died on May 15, 2019, served as Superintendent of Works (now Manager of Maintenance) at the UWI Cave Hill Campus for 22 years, from 1972 until his retirement in 1994. Jim was a master builder and a first-class property manager. Under his leadership, the Campus undertook its most complex building works as in-house...
Read More »

Tributes to the late Sir Alister McIntyre

The following statement is issued by Chancellor of The University of the WestIndies, Robert Bermudez on the passing of Sir Alister McIntyre, who served as UWI Vice-Chancellor from 1988-1998. It is with deep sadness that The University of the West Indies (The UWI) community learnt of the passing of Sir Alister McIntyre, Vice-Chancellor Emeritus, on Saturday, April 20, 2019. The quintessenti...
Read More »

The Late Dr. Elizabeth Watson Remembered

Professor Sir Hilary Beckles; Vice-Chancellor, The University of the West Indies Dr. Elizabeth Watson was part of the heart of the campus culture that flourished over decades of institutional building. Cave Hill was blessed by her multiple contributions ranging from library resource development to academic excellence as a researcher of national popular music. Her pioneering work on Jackie O...
Read More »

Campus Rocked by Untimely Death of Dr. Sarah Sutrina

The Campus community is still reeling at the untimely loss of retired senior lecturer, Dr. Sarah Sutrina. She joined The UWI Cave Hill as a Biochemistry lecturer in January 1992, and attained senior lectureship the following year. Dr. Sutrina also served as Biochemistry coordinator from 2003 to 2010. Her colleagues and former students have taken to various outlets to express their shock and sa...
Read More »

Campus Community Saddened by Passing of Ms. Maria Dodson

The Campus community has been stunned by the loss of Ms. Maria Dodson, who passed away on January 11, 2019. She was a member of staff at The UWI Cave Hill for more than two decades, starting as a Stenographer/Clerk in July 1998. Dodson lent her skills and professionalism to various offices, including the Department of Economics, the Faculty of Law and the Student Affairs – Admission se...
Read More »

Tributes Pour in for Late Dr. Cherri-Ann Beckles

Tributes have poured in from far and wide as The UWI Cave Hill Campus mourns the loss of Dr. Cherrie-Ann Beckles, Assistant Archivist at The UWI Cave Hill. She joined The UWI family at the West Indies Federal Archives Centre (WIFAC) in 2004, and had been serving as a sessional lecturer in The UWI Open Campus’ certificate in Records Management programme, as well as a guest lecturer in th...
Read More »

Cave Hill Mourns Loss of Two Staffers

It is with deep regret that The UWI, Cave Hill campus has learnt of the passing of two of its own: Dr. Cherri-Ann Beckles, Assistant Archivist in the University Archives and Records Management Programme (left), and Ms. Maria Dodson, Administrative Assistant (Research Students, Publications) in the Office of Graduate Studies and Research (right). Both entered final rest on Friday, January 11th, ...
Read More »


Cave Hill Campus Chill Magazine
Browse our collection of publications, covering life at all four of our UWI campuses - Cave Hill, St. Augustine, Mona and Open.

Cave Hill

Reach Us

Have more questions?

Talk to The Office of Marketing and Communications
The Leslie Robinson Building


Tel: (246) 417-4000
Fax: (246) 417-4000


Office Hours:
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m