Voices April - September 2023

10 41 April- September 2023 | VOICES Bi- Monthly Magazine of the University of Technology, Jamaica SHTM Receives Donated Equipment from Dr. A. Foster-Bentho At the SHTM Bakery, (L-R) Mrs. Myrtle Weir, Head, School of Hospitality and Tourism Management (SHTM), Dr. Altreisha Foster- Bentho, PhD, Virologist and UTech, Jamaica alumna, Mrs Karen Williams, Culinary and Baking Lab Assistant, Mr. Winston Piper, Lecturer, SHTM, Mrs. Marcia Fraser- Cummings, Programme Lead for the Associate degree in Baking and Pastry, and Ms. Anthea Thompson, 3rd year Culinary Arts and Management student, share a photo highlighting some of the items donated to the School on September 8, 2023. During the presentation, Dr. Altreisha Foster- Bentho, PhD (right) presented a copy of her book titled, “Cake Therapy: How Baking Changed my Life” to Ms. Anthea Thompson, 3rd year Culinary Arts and Management student in the School of Hospitality and Tourism. Dr. Bentho-Foster described the book as “a labour of love” which has allowed her to share her story of success and express her authentic self. She encouraged the student to draw inspirations from the lessons in the book to guide her own journey.