It's extremely difficult for the average person to get accepted into one Ivy League College in the United States, so what can be said about Jafar Howe who was accepted to Ivy League College? He had narrowly missed out on a Government scholarship despite performing well in the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Exams. Now, the Laventille native is heading to Princeton to begin a new journey in his life. Thanks to the overwhelming support of the public to finance his tuition.
PM In Chaguanas
Prime Minister, Dr. Keith Rowley addressed a gathering in Chaguanas last evening at a PNM Town Meeting. The Prime Minister touched on several topics including the matter surrounding two UNC officials before the court.
Current Affairs Mid-Year Review
Let's get the perspective now of Political Commentator Ralph Maraj on what the Prime Minister had to say and his views on the upcoming Mid-Year Review.
MOE Five Star ICT Programme
Let's put the focus on ICT in schools and a strategic plan developed by the Ministry of Education. The Five Star ICT In Education Programme seeks to provide training and professional development to teachers, curriculum reform and much more. We are joined by Cory Belfon, Director of ICT Division, MOE and Mr. Gerard Phillip, Curriculum Officer and Coordinator of the MOE 5 Star ITC Programme.
To Mom With Love
'To Mom With Love' takes place on Mother's Day at the Centre of Excellence, Torenia Hall. It's hosted by Spektakula Promotions. Tickets are $390. Guests: Janelle Xavier, Janine Xavier and Louris Lee Sing.
Run For Life 5K
The College of Science, Technology and Applied Arts of Trinidad and Tobago (COSTAATT) will be hosting its ninth Run For Life 5K Road Race on Saturday from 4:30pm. It's under the theme "Celebrate Mom". Registration fee is $100. To tell us about the prizes are Dr Camille Samuel – VP Student Affairs and Jason Charles – Placement Officer, Career Management Services.