Last year, I had the pleasure of meeting the Jamaicans who had been selected for Chevening Scholarships in the UK. It was great getting to know them, and I am sure they benefited greatly from their year of study. This year, even more Jamaicans (and one Bahamian) are going off to the UK shortly. Please find … More 23 Jamaicans Selected as Chevening Scholars: Congrats to All!
They are leaving us, one by one. Like migrating birds. These are not sad departures however, even though there is a certain amount of nervousness involved. The eleven Jamaican Chevening Scholars received official blessings on a humid Sunday afternoon on the lawns of the British High Commission, after a pre-departure session two days earlier. The … More The Chevening Scholars Head North