Conversation With Mamta

The first instalment of the UWIAA CHTM’s ‘CHTM Conversations’ was held on March 5 2021.  It was an amazing time of learning, introspection, and re-spiriting.  Our guest presenter Mamta Saha expertly and gracefully led the fifty-eight participants through the fundamentals of mindfulness practice for “Managing Well-Being in Shaping the New Normal”.   Mamta explained aspects […]

Executive Team Quarterly Retreat

Hello CHTMites! The UWIAA CHTM Alumni Executive Team (AET)held its first quarterly planning retreat on November 15 2020 todetermine the priority actions for the next three months. The discussion was informed by the results of the Post Retreat & Graduate Survey.  Among the key activities for the period willbe: 1.  Membership drive2.  Outreach to the […]

Six Skills Needed In Troubling Times

In life we go through challenges on occasion, as we go through we make/hear claims like “this is the most challenging period in life”; only to have history prove us wrong since the unimaginable can happen.What do I mean? Let’s take a look at the following examples throughout more recent times in history:World War OneWorld […]

An Epic Weekend – Report By The Chapter President

My letter for the weekend was “E”! …and the words coming to mind are exhilarating, exciting, encouraging, EPIC! This weekend we had the first CHTM Virtual All Years Reunion and Imust say, all the words combined which convey gratitude do not fullyexpress with conviction the thanks to the core planning team thatmade this a reality. […]

Virtual ReUnion 2020

Connection, Conciousness, Celebration The University of the West Indies’ Centre for Hotel and Tourism Management (CHTM) Virtual Reunion 2020 marked the end of a year-long planning process by a core group of CHTM graduates. The ambitious undertaking targeted all year groups of CHTM from 1981 to the present. Initial plans to have an on-island, inperson […]

Chancellor Bermudez launches newest UWI Alumni Chapter

The University of The West Indies’ Chancellor Robert Bermudez’ virtual keynote address marked the official launch of The UWI Alumni Association Centre for Hotel and Tourism Management Chapter (UWIAA-CHTM).  The Chancellor noted that the Chapter was the first established under his tenure. The UWI CHTM Virtual Reunion 2020 was the result of a year-long planning […]