News Archive

All SALCC articles as of

  1. October 2022

  2. September 2022

  3. August 2022

    • SHE's Great! STEAM Career Fair

      Campus Life

      Members from SALCC's Science Technology and Marketing Units participated in the SHE's GREAT! STEAM Camp Career Fair, hosted by Girls of A Feather in collaboration with IREX.

  4. July 2022

    • Japanese Collection grows at the Hunter J. François Library​

      Corporate

      The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) hosted Mr. Ishikawa Takehiro from JICA’s Head Office in Saint Lucia from July 25th – 30th, 2022. Mr. Takehiro made a special request to visit the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College, to view the Hunter J François Library's special collection on Japanese history and culture, which consists of a donation of 32 books received from Japan earlier this year during National Library Week.

    • First Graduating Class of The JENNÈS Programme

      Academics

      The first cohort of the Upskilling Academy's JENNÈS Programme celebrated the completion of their studies with a graduation ceremony on Thursday, July 14, 2022 at the Pastoral Centre in Marisule, Gros Islet.

    • SALCC Explores Opportunities for Collaboration with India

      Corporate

      H.E. Mr. Shankar Balachandran, High Commissioner of the Republic of India to Saint Lucia, paid a visit to the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College on Tuesday, July 12, 2022. This provided College officials with the opportunity to explore avenues for collaboration, opportunities for study in India as well as exchanges with staff and students.

  5. June 2022

  6. May 2022

  7. April 2022

  8. March 2022

  9. February 2022

  10. January 2022

  1. December 2021

    • Taiwan Continues to Invest

      Corporate

      The youth of Saint Lucia stand to benefit from innovative upskilling programmes offered by the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College, as the Government of Taiwan deepens its bilateral ties with the island.

    • National Road Relay

      Campus Life

      The College's four houses go head to head in yet another thrilling installment of SALCC's Road Relay!

    • SALCC Facilitates Blue Economy Training

      Corporate

      SALCC proudly presents the first-ever Blue Skills 4.0 – Preparing for the Future of Work seminar, a workshop which aims to propagate new thinking and strategies for the Blue Economy Future of Work (FOW) in the Caribbean.

  2. November 2021

    • Photo Gallery — Class of 2021

      Campus Life

      The aftermath of photo week, on display for our graduands, alumni and the general public.

    • Premiere of The WORRRD Up Poetry Slam

      Campus Life

      The College's Hunter J. François Library presents the 2021 revitalization of The WORRRD Up Poetry Slam, showcasing the literary prowess of some of SALCC's extremely talented students.

    • Book Launch — Dr. Cathy James-Springer

      Corporate

      SALCC congratulates our own Dr. Cathy James-Springer on publishing her e-book, A Tool for Determining e-Learning Readiness, a guide which helps to determine the capacity and readiness of online learning in organizations.

    • SALCC Welcomes New Board of Governors

      Corporate

      The newly commissioned Board of Governors was warmly welcomed by the management and senior staff of the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College. The appointed persons include Mr. Cletus Springer, Mrs. Fortuna Anthony, Dr. Anthony Felicien, Mr. Felix Finistere, Dr. Allison Gajadhar, Mr. Ajani LeBourne, and Ms. Michelle Charles.

    • SALCC Participates in Programme for Community College Administrators

      Corporate

      SALCC forms part of a contingent participating in a Community College Administrator Programme in Florida. The College is represented by Principal Dr. Keith Nurse, Ms. Celeste Regis, and Mr. Brent St. Catherine.

  3. October 2021

    • Virtual Creole Talent Exposé

      Campus Life

      In Saint Lucia, the month of October is designated as Creole Heritage month. With that, the staff and students of SALCC celebrate in style as they showcase their various talents and put on our very first Virtual Talent Exposé.

  4. September 2021

    • Innovation in Education Contest Winners

      Academics

      An Innovation in Education Contest was organized for primary and secondary school teachers around Saint Lucia, sponsored by the Taiwan ICT in Educational Development Project. The competition sought teachers’ creativity in developing digital content to enhance teaching and learning.

  5. August 2021

    • Future Leaders Youth Forum

      Campus Life

      Prominent youth of Saint Lucia engaged in a meaningful conversation with Dr. Hyginus Leon, President of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). Organized by the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College, the forum took place during Dr. Leon's official visit to his homeland.

    • SALCC Congratulates Melanie James

      Campus Life

      The College congratulates second-year student Melanie James on emerging as the 1st place winner in the 2021 ECCB/RSS-ARU Creative Youth Competition.

    • Leadership Training in Digital Education

      Corporate

      Local principals, teachers and school administrators were engaged in a Digital Education Leadership Training workshop, courtesy of SALCC's eLearning Academy in collaboration with The Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF).

  6. July 2021

    • SALCC Supports Sister College

      Campus Life

      Following the eruption St. Vincent's La Soufriere Volcano, SALCC supports sister institution, St. Vincent and the Grenadines Community College (SVGCC), with the chance for students to complete their academic year. The College offers transportation assistance, supplies, and teacher training for virtual instruction.

    • Innovation Hub and Gateways to Global Careers

      Corporate

      Brent St. Catherine, Head of SALCC's Innovation Hub and Gateways Programme, elaborates on the College's spearheading of the first fully-equipped innovation centre in the OECS region, alongside Gateways' academic initiative.

    • SALCC Students Benefit from Internship Opportunities

      Academics

      Twenty-five (25) students of Sir Arthur Lewis Community College will receive internship opportunities through the Sustainable Agriculture in the Caribbean Project (SAC) and the World University Service of Canada (WUSC). The project targets women and youth in agriculture, and the students will gain invaluable experiences in agricultural sustainability.

    • SALCC Partners with Miss Saint Lucia World

      Academics

      The Sir Arthur Lewis Community College is proud to assist Miss Tyler Theophane (Miss Saint Lucia World) on her journey to becoming Miss World 2021. The College provides capacity building in the areas of Spanish language, elocution and public speaking - key components to Tyler's success in the event.

    • Letana Bruneau Receives Outstanding Student Leader Award

      Campus Life

      Letana Bruneau, President of SALCC's Circle K Club was awarded the National Outstanding Student Leader Award from the Ministry of Youth Development and Sports (in collaboration with the National Students' Council).

    • MOU Signing between SALCC and the Taiwan Technical Mission

      Corporate

      The Technical Mission of Taiwan and SALCC continue to forge ties in their commitment to transforming the innovative and entrepreneurial landscape of Saint Lucia.

    • Beach Cleanup by SALCC's Circle K Club

      Campus Life

      The College's Circle K Club plays their part in protecting our environment by volunteering to cleanse local beaches of their litter.

    • You've Got This Mikaili

      Campus Life

      SALCC Staff and Daren Sammy OBE celebrate the return of Mikaili Charlemagne, who represented Saint Lucia at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

    • Saint Lucian Collection Grows at HJFL

      Corporate

      The Hunter J. François Library receives a kind donation of five copies of The Fight for Belle Vue and Field of Power, from Dr. Venus Cherry and Dr. Travis Weekes.

    • SALCC Honours its Retirees

      Campus Life

      The Sir Arthur Lewis Community bids farewell to eleven long-standing members of staff, and commemorates them for their many years of service to the College and Community.

  7. June 2021

  8. May 2021

  9. March 2021

    • SALCC Becomes Home to The Derek Walcott Library

      Corporate

      SALCC is now the proud home to the personal literature collection of Sir Derek Walcott. The official unveiling of the Derek Walcott Library took place on Friday, January 22, as part of the Nobel Laureate Festival.

    • Class of 2020's Successful Virtual Graduation

      Academics

      SALCC celebrates the great success of its inaugural Virtual Graduation Ceremony, which took place on Sunday, January 31, 2021. Top performers from each Division, received the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College Award for Excellence, awarded to students who performed with distinction.

  1. February 2020

    • SALCC Celebrates Dora Henry

      Campus Life

      SALCC celebrates the great success of its inaugural Virtual Graduation Ceremony, which took place on Sunday, January 31, 2021. Top performers from each Division, received the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College Award for Excellence, awarded to students who performed with distinction.

  2. January 2020