Sun | May 26, 2019

Art & Leisure

In a right triangle, the square of the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the lengths of the other two sides – The Pythagorean Theorem. A fundamental principle in mathematics, it is not surprising that this formula, attributed to...

“Up until the hackathon, I figured I would be a maths teacher, but now that our team has won this award for our app, I’m really thinking maybe I’m good enough go into IT. I was wondering if I was that good at tech, and now I think I could be,” said...
Some of the many pieces that were placed to be auctioned at the Liguanea Lodge art auction held at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel.

For 27 years, Liguanea Lodge 1479 has been hosting an art auction, its main annual fundraising event. This year, the event was held on Thursday, May 16, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel, New Kingston According to lodge master Dr Clarence David McGaw,...

There have been a lot of anxious moments since the announcement by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information (MOEYI) of the replacement of the Grade Six Achievement Test with the Primary Exit Profile (PEP). Along with students, teachers and...

On Tuesday, May 7, staff members of the Secretariat to the Cartagena Convention and the UN Environment Caribbean Subregional Office (CSRO) joined members of the public and private sector in Jamaica in taking part in the annual Read Across Jamaica...

PARIS (AP): The Louvre museum in Paris paid tribute on Friday, May, 17 to the architect of its giant glass pyramid, I.M. Pei, who died earlier this week at the age of 102 at his home in New York City. Dozens of employees of the Louvre gathered...

“I subscribe to the sayings of great leaders who maintain that all children are our children,” said Paul Sully, country director of Peace Corps Jamaica. “My years in the Peace Corps have taught me the tremendous value of engaging young people in...

“We saw the beauty of this country through your eyes,” might be the apt words that we can use to describe Maria LaYacona, who passed away on Sunday April 28, 2019. On the behalf of the Society we would like to convey our condolences to her friends...

You are Mother When I was wrapped in the Warmth and comfort of your womb, And felt the touch of your love from the inside. When your arms held me for the first time, telling me what Joy and beauty I was, kissing and smiling, not wanting to let...
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