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In Jamaica, Adventist radio station lauded by the Ministry of Health for promoting healthy lifestyle

Northern Caribbean University’s FM 14 in 14 Education and Wellness Challenge demonstrated how getting involved in physical activity is a step toward healthier living.

Children’s health expo attracts over 500 in St. Maarten

The first-of-its-kind expo offered free health screenings and activities from the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

In Dominica, ADRA delivers in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Erika

Days after Tropical Storm Erika devastated the Caribbean Island of Dominica, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in Dominica, with the help of local Adventist church member volunteers, are active in providing meals to those left homeless from the most affected communities on the island. The storm hit the small island of approximately 72,000 people on Aug. 27, triggering mudslides, destroying roads, bridges and homes.

Adventist university in Jamaica is recipient of $120m software grant from Siemens

An Adventist University on the Caribbean island of Jamaica received a nearly US$120 million software grant yesterday for the engineering school, the largest grant of its kind in the island's history. Erica Simmons, marketing manager for Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software, presented Northern Caribbean University with a contract for engineering software valued at US$118,286, or 10.7 billion Jamaican dollars, during a ceremony in Mandeville, Jamaica yesterday. [photo: Laundie Murray] Northern Caribbean University (NCU) was presented the grant from representatives of Siemens Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Software at the school's Mandeville campus.
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