The University of the West Indies Open Campus, St Vincent and the Grenadines Country Site, has announced the retirement of Deborah Dalrymple.
Dalrymple, who has served the institution for 11 years, retired from active service on January 31, a release from the Open Campus said.
Dalrymple joined the staff at the Open Campus in September 2011 when she was appointed Head of Site and brought a dynamism to the Open Campus which mushroomed into a tapestry of successes, culminating in the Site receiving an award for the Best Department in 2014/2015, the release stated. Further, that during her tenure, Dalrymple ensured that the staff was fully engaged in all activities of the Site. It said she gave critical support to the student body and insisted that the community be involved in the work of the Site. The release added that Dalrymple has left a strong foundation upon which the Open Campus will build for the future. Camille Lakhram assumed responsibility for the Site as officer-in-charge as of February, 1, 2023.
The UWI release said that staff, students and friends of the University thank Dalrymple immensely for her dedicated service and wish her all the very best in her future endeavours.