ST. Augustine Campus RSS Feeds

What is RSS?

RSS (Rich Site Summary) is a format for delivering regularly changing web content. Many news-related sites, weblogs and other online publishers syndicate their content as an RSS Feed to whoever wants it.


Why RSS?

Benefits and Reasons for using RSS RSS solves a problem for people who regularly use the web. It allows you to easily stay informed by retrieving the latest content from the sites you are interested in. You save time by not needing to visit each site individually. You ensure your privacy, by not needing to join each site’s email newsletter. The number of sites offering RSS feeds is growing rapidly.


What do I need to do to read an RSS Feed?

RSS Feed Readers and News Aggregators Feed Reader or News Aggregator software allow you to grab the RSS feeds from various sites and display them for you to read and use.

A variety of RSS Readers are available for different platforms. Some popular feed readers include Amphetadesk (Windows, Linux, Mac), FeedReader (Windows), and NewsGator (Windows – integrates with Outlook). There are also a number of web-based feed readers available. My Yahoo, Bloglines, and Google Reader are popular web-based feed readers.

Once you have your Feed Reader, it is a matter of finding sites that syndicate content and adding their RSS feed to the list of feeds your Feed Reader checks. Many sites display a small icon RSS with the acronyms RSS, XML, or RDF to let you know a feed is available.


RSS Feeds at the St. Augustine Campus?

There are a few RSS Feeds available from the St. Augustine Campus website. Each RSS feed delivers a specific area of content related to the St. Augustine Campus. Click on any of the links below to subscribe to that feed:

UWI St. Augustine News

UWI St. Augustine Events

UWI St. Augustine Conferences

UWI St. Augustine Vacancies

UWI Seismic Research Unit Latest News