138 SL has completed the re-construction of the iconic Irvine Hall, the first Hall of Residence on the UWI Mona Campus to rave reviews”. Student Services Development Manager Simone Williams communicated, “I must share with you the positive feedback on Irvine Hall coming from all corners. The feedback is that the feeling of Irvine Hall is still there. They find this, coupled with the newness of the space refreshing and send their commendations. Kudos!”
We write in response to Letter of the Day in your publication of April 10, 2017 and thank you for the opportunity to provide details which we are confident will give a valid, new perspective to the issues raised in the letter.
138 Student Living Jamaica Limited (138 SL) is committed to providing world-class housing solutions on the University of the West Indies Mona campus (UWI) that will enhance the student’s university experience. In keeping with this, we consistently make every effort to address issues as soon as they arise and have instituted policies and procedures which we determined through consultation to be mutually beneficial to both students and 138 SL. Read more
Resident of 138 Student Living, Oswald Smith and third year computer science student as reported in the February 28, 2016 edition of the UWI MONA NOW was “responsible for writing a computer programme which has been making life easier for scores of Jamaica Urban Transit Company(JUTC) commuters”.
Oswald was invited to present his work at a conference in Santo Domingo. The UWI MONA NOW reported further that “since last year, commuters have been able to plan their routes using Google Transit on Google Maps, thanks to Smith’s