News & Announcements

  • VI Source: Next Generation Network Plans Public School Computer Science Instruction
    by vingn on November 14, 2019 at 11:29 am

    The V.I. Next Generation Network is planning to put volunteers in the field to help the territory’s public school teachers with a five-week course in coding and programming. In a statement issued Wednesday, viNGN officials said public school students do … Continue reading →

  • viNGN introduces programming concepts at 2nd Women of AT&T Girls in Future Technologies Day
    by vingn on November 9, 2019 at 9:56 pm

    The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN, Inc.) was one of several participants in the 2nd Women of AT&T PR/USVI Girls in Future Technologies (GIFT) Day on Saturday, November 9, 2019. According to organizers, the purpose of GIFT Day is … Continue reading →

  • UVI Research & Technology Park Debuts ACCELERATE VI Program
    by vingn on October 21, 2019 at 8:50 pm

    The University of Virgin Islands Research and Technology Park (RTPark) is pleased to announce ACCELERATE VI, a program targeted for local, high growth startup founders that will provide participating, early-stage companies tools to grow and scale in the U.S. Virgin Islands.  The ACCELERATE VI … Continue reading →

  • GERS Hosts viNGN Workshops in Honor of Cybersecurity Awareness Month
    by vingn on October 18, 2019 at 8:08 pm

    In honor of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), the Government Employees’ Retirement System (GERS) invited the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN, Inc.) to conduct its “Computer-Smart, Cyber-Secure” workshop on Thursday, October 17 and Friday October 18 on St. Croix … Continue reading →

  • viNGN Board of Directors to meet Wednesday, October 23, 2019
    by vingn on October 16, 2019 at 8:40 pm

    Acting CEO and President, Daryl Wade will convene a meeting with the Board of Directors of the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 8:30 am. Please dial in using your phone to 1 (872) … Continue reading →

  • Gov. Albert Bryan, Jr. Stresses Importance of Entrepreneurship at UVI RTPark Summit
    by vingn on October 15, 2019 at 4:19 pm

    Hats off to the University of the Virgin Islands Research & Technology Park for hosting “Business Attraction Summit 2019 – Creating a Tech Hub in the Caribbean”! Here, USVI Governor Albert Bryan, Jr. emphasizes how entrepreneurship is key to moving … Continue reading →

  • viNGN Coding Mini-Academy Introduces Teens to Programming
    by vingn on October 15, 2019 at 1:33 pm

    St. Thomas Health Care Management Students immersed in customized, hands-on STEM course For Digital Inclusion Week (October 7-11, 2019), thirteen students successfully completed a Coding Mini-Academy hosted by the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN, Inc.) in conjunction with St. … Continue reading →

  • FCC Approves $950 Million to Harden, Improve, and Expand Broadband Networks in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands
    by vingn on September 26, 2019 at 5:46 pm

    Investment Will Boost High-Speed Internet Access on Islands  WASHINGTON, September 26, 2019—The Federal Communications Commission today approved $950 million in funding to improve, expand, and harden communications networks in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Two years ago, communications … Continue reading →

  • Free Alpine SAT Prep and 1000 Words Challenge to Launch in September
    by vingn on August 19, 2019 at 8:36 pm

    All juniors and seniors attending a public high school in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands are eligible to apply for Alpine’s SAT Prep & 1000 Words Challenge. The free sessions will be held at the Charlotte Amalie High School on … Continue reading →

  • Summer Interns Discover Many Functions of viNGN
    by vingn on August 8, 2019 at 9:07 pm

    The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN, Inc.) welcomed four young Virgin Islanders as interns for the summer of 2019! We were pleased with their enthusiasm and focus on their goals, and put them through the paces, sharing a realistic … Continue reading →

  • viNGN staffers share telecommunications field with Computer Science Academy students on St. Croix
    by vingn on August 7, 2019 at 1:34 pm

    Virgin Islands Department of Education’s Everett Ryan, Ph.D. ran the Summer Computer Academy through the Division of Curriculum and Instruction to expose 3rd to 8th grade students to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics). Participants learned to maximize their computational … Continue reading →

  • VITEMA and FEMA conduct joint disaster preparedness workshops with agencies and community partners
    by vingn on August 3, 2019 at 3:16 pm

    The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN, Inc.) attended joint exercises hosted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) July 29-30 (St. Croix) and August 1-2 (St. Thomas) designed to strengthen … Continue reading →