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Tatyana Muntyan Sets New Americas and World Record for Virgin Islands Archery

After setting these remarkable records, the Virgin Islands duo of Muntyan and Arnold move on to the individual and mixed team elimination rounds. 

V.I. Legislature Honors Michelle Smith at Perma Plaque Ceremony

Although Michelle was not present, her father, Keith Smith, mother, Mireille Sankatsing-Smith, and grandmother, Leonora Smith, accepted the Perma Plaque on her behalf.

St. Croix’s Alessandra M. Evangelista Crowned Cherry Blossom Queen in Washington, D.C.

The Virgin Islands Association, D.C. (VIADC) announces that Alessandra Maria Evangelista of St. Croix was crowned as the 2024 U.S. Cherry Blossom Queen at the National Conference of State Societies Official Gala on Friday, April 12, in Washington, D.C.  

D’Amour Qualifies for Summer Olympics

The Virgin Islands will have a representative at the Paris 2024 Summer Olympic Games in the recurve archery category.

LaMonee Morris Crowned Miss UVI 2024-25

 After a fun-filled evening of pageantry and performances, LaMonee Morris, a University of the Virgin Islands psychology major, was crowned Miss UVI 2024 on Saturday, April 6

Two Antilles Students Named 2024 National Merit Scholarship Finalists

Greg DeGraff and Julien Loewenstein, have been named 2024 National Merit Scholarship finalists.

VIDE Congratulates St. Croix Educational Complex High School on 2024 Regional Science Bowl Win

Hosted at the University of the Virgin Islands Research and Technology Park on St. Croix, the competition showcased students' impressive knowledge across various science disciplines, challenging them with thought-provoking questions.

Olasee Davis Receives Euan P. McFarlane Environmental Leadership Award

Career environmentalist Olasee Davis, Ph.D. is described as an ecologist, ethnobotanist, agriculturalist, environmental activist, cultural historian, naturalist, scholar and professional writer.

Nicholas D’Amour Wins First Place at Lancaster Indoor Event

At the event billed as the Gingerbread Star FITA event, more than 200 archers competed. In the qualification round, D’Amour bested the entire field.

Miss Earth USVI Madison Ramsingh Arrives in Vietnam to Compete in Miss Earth Pageant

On Tuesday, Nov. 28, Miss Earth USVI Madison Ramsingh arrived in Vietnam where she will be competing in the International Miss Earth Pageant on Dec. 22.

D’Amour and Abernathy Win Medals at 2023 Pan American Field Championship in Argentina

In the shadows of more than 250 majestic waterfalls, 136 archers from Pan America competed in the Iguazú 2023 Pan American Field Championship in Argentina.

Celebrated Chef Eric Marshall Showcases Culinary Magic at The Buccaneer Beach & Golf Resort

During his visit to The Buccaneer, Chef Eric, a Caribbean Food Network Brand Ambassador Celebrity Chef, staged an exclusive food demonstration, taking guests on a gastronomic journey through the vibrant flavors of the Caribbean

UVI Represented Among Prestigious Cohort of 2023 HBCU Scholars

The White House Initiative on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence and Economic Opportunity through Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) has announced the distinguished scholars selected for its 2023 cohort, which includes two individuals representing UVI.

OMB: Friday is Deadline to Apply for Pandemic Social Security Stipend

Today is the last day for eligible seniors to complete their applications for the pandemic Social Security Stipends, whether through the government portal, in person or via email, the Office of Management and Budget announced.

D’Amour Remains Number Six in the World After First World Cup

The Hyundai Archery World Cup returned in style for the first stage of 2023 in Antalya, Turkey, with new teams, new champions and a new world record.

Deborah Dorsett Receives Network Legacy Award, Congressional Resolution

The Legacy Achievement Award recognizes exceptional leadership and career achievements in the Corps community.

VITFF Bulletin: Michelle Smith Sets New V.I. National Junior Record

Virgin Islands Track and Field Team member Michelle Smith, a high school Junior at Montverde Academy, competed in the New Balance Indoor National Championship in Boston, Mass., from March 9 - 12.

Nicholas D’Amour Wins USA Archery Indoor Nationals

Nicholas was not only the winner of his division (senior recurve), but with a score of 1171, he was the overall winner of all divisions, including those shooting recurve, compound and barebow at the Lancaster site. 

Nicholas D’Amour Wins Indoor World Ranking Event

After shooting a near-perfect second half, Nicholas D’Amour was the overall winner of a USA Archery Indoor-sanctioned event, part of the Hershey Winter Series held in Annville, Penn., on Jan. 8.

Senate Bill Honors and Commends Michelle Smith as V.I. Sports Ambassador

A Resolution will be passed by the V.I. Senate honoring Michelle Mycah Leonie Smith for her outstanding performance in track and field, and her contributions to the Virgin Islands community as a sports ambassador.

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