Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

Updates on positive developments, events and activities in the island.

There is, in Jamaica, a common misconception that comedy is theatre. It is generally a foregone conclusion that when one goes to the theatre in Jamaica they are going to see a comedy show and after all, we are...

Taste buds at Sandals South Coast were set on fire on Emancipation Day, as department teams plated over 21 decadent Jamaican delicacies in the resort’s Emancipendence Cook-Off. The Emancipendence Cook-Off, which has quickly become an annual highlight for the Luxury...

World Ranger Day is celebrated annually on 31st July 2018 to honour the protected area rangers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty and celebrate those who, thankfully, lace up their boots each day and...

Sankofa Arts & Facilitation, in partnership with the Department of Literatures in English, UWI will present Tribe Sankofa in three performances entitled WORD-SOUL – THE SUMMER EDITION at the Philip Sherlock Centre for the Creative Arts, UWI on July 27 – 29.  TRIBE...

When planning a destination wedding, couples are looking for fun, meaningful activities in which to engage themselves and their guests, primarily family and friends. For John Addison and Jennifer Cable, one such activity was a trip to the Culloden...

For many students living in the parish of Westmoreland, the hotel is only seen as a place where some of their community members go to work and where tourists come to vacation. Last Friday however, 25 students got a...

The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, has said that events such as Gosplash “reinforce the contribution of the cultural and creative sectors to the economy.” According to the Minister several stakeholders, including owners and operators, suppliers of goods...

Transformational trainer/facilitator, performing arts specialist, poet/writer and life coach Fabian Thomas will host the launch of his first self-published book, New Thought, New Words: a collection of gratitude verses, affirmations and spoken word in the Neville Hall Lecture Theatre (N1), at the University...

Some 100 managers and supervisors from Sandals Montego Bay, Sandals Inn, and Sandals Royal Caribbean have been set on a path of transformation after undergoing The 5 Levels of Leadership training developed by renowned American author John Maxwell. Delivered by...

TALKS WITH TESS

For the life of me, I could never understand why some persons thought the term 'body positive' was only a buffer for fat people;...