Tag archive for ‘USM’
By The Publisher On Friday, January 25th, 2019

MOU signed between USM, American University and NIPA

PHILIPSBURG—A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on collaboration was signed between the American University Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC), the University of St. Maarten (USM) and the National Institute More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

USM welcomes new students

Philipsburg — On Monday, 6 August 2018, the University of St. Martin (USM) welcomed a group of 14 new students to its academic programmes in the General Liberal Arts, Business, Hospitality and Education Divisions. Orientation More...

By Desk Editor On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

University of St. Martin and Tulane University will continue collaboration

Philipsburg — Annually, the University of St. Martin (USM) hosts students of Tulane University located in New Orleans USA, on their visit to St. Maarten/St. Martin as part of their cultural anthropology courses. More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, May 26th, 2018

On the reconstitution of USM

By Antonio Carmona Báez, Ph.D.* My recent appointment as President of the University of St. Martin has been accompanied by a warm welcome from many of the island’s residents, as well as a strong sense of encouragement More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Cyber Security defense force to set up camp at USM

“Start a career in cyber security in St. Maarten” says Greg Arrindell PHILIPSBURG — Local businessman and radio personality Greg Arrindell is encouraging people to get into the field of cyber security. More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

GED Students ends their first week back at USM in all high spirits

Pond Island — The GED program which also started on Monday, January 15th, 2018 at the USM ended its week on a positive note. The spring semester started with 68 students happy and eager to start, as well as More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Maurice Lake: USM should be put as a top priority on the to do list

Dear Mr. Editor, First, I would like to congratulate the incoming UP/DP/Brownbill Government which I have a lot of confidence in to move us forward and addressing the real issues affecting our island. One of the More...

By The Publisher On Friday, December 29th, 2017

The University of St. Martin reopens January 8th 2018

Pond Island — The University of St. Martin (USM), assisted by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth, and Sport with the recent MOU, will open to the general public as of Monday, January 8th, 2018 and More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Minister Jacobs: “Government remains committed to USM”

PHILIPSBURG – “The government remains committed to the University of St. martin as the only line of higher education,” caretaker Minister of Education Silveria Jacobs said on Wednesday. “This remains key; More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

University woes

By Hilbert Haar The financial quagmire the University of St. Martin finds itself in should not come as a surprise to anyone, especially not to politicians and decision makers. Under its previous president, Annelies More...