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Photos & Video: 18th Annual Alpha Beautillion

Photos & Video: 18th Annual Alpha Beautillion

The 18th annual Alpha Beautillion, sponsored by the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, Epsilon Theta Lambda Chapter, Bermuda, was held on Sunday evening [June 2] at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts. Family and friends cheered on the participants, with Dimitrius Richardson winning the event. This year’s beaus included... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Sediq Simons

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Sediq Simons

In the fifth, and final, in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Sediq Simons from the Bermuda Institute. Sediq Simons is a student at Bermuda Institute in the graduating class of 2019. He is the son of Shawn and Selena Simons. Sediq is extremely fond of music. Sediq was first introduced to... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Myles Smith

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Myles Smith

In the fourth in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Myles Smith from CedarBridge Academy. 18 year-old Myles Smith is the millennium baby, secretly [no longer a secret after this] known as the “rain man” according to his mom and dad, born January 6th 2001. From young, Myles would look... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Jehkio Bean-Lightbourne

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Jehkio Bean-Lightbourne

In the third in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Jehkio Bean-Lightbourne from Mount Saint Agnes Academy. Born 16th June 2001, Jehkio Bean-Lightbourne is a Mount Saint Agnes Academy Senior. As a participant of the 2018-2019 Alpha Beautillion, Jehkio displays strong leadership qualities in... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Dimitrius Richardson

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Dimitrius Richardson

In the second in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Dimitrius Richardson from the Berkeley Institute. Dimitrius was born April 4th, 2001 to Claudelle Richardson and Darius Richardson. He came into this world not breathing, being rushed off to the neonatal ICU was his entry into the world. He... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Antonio James Carvelho

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Antonio James Carvelho

In the first in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Antonio James Carvelho from the Impact Mentoring Academy. Antonio James Carvelho was born August 14, 2000 to Kim Armstrong and Michael Carvelho on the island of Bermuda. Antonio also has an older sister, Latonae Smith, and a younger brother,... Read more of this article

Photos: Young Men Compete In Alpha Beautillion

Photos: Young Men Compete In Alpha Beautillion

On Sunday, June 3 at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts, seven high school juniors and seniors from Bermuda’s public and private schools took to the stage to compete in the 17th annual Alpha Beautillion, sponsored by the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, Epsilon Theta Lambda Chapter, Bermuda, with Aaron Ratteray winning... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Tylar Jones

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Tylar Jones

In the seventh, and final in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Tylar Jones from the CedarBridge Academy. Tylar Jones was born on June 19, 2000 to Andrea Jones and Alan Oliver. As an only child he lived the majority of his life in Paget, attending school that family members before him have... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Matthew Daniel

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Matthew Daniel

In the sixth in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Matthew Daniel from the Warwick Academy. Matthew Daniel was born on August 14, 2001 to Michael and Nelia Daniel in Bermuda. He attends Warwick Academy and is in his first year of the International Baccalaureate program. Matthew is studying... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Rodrigo Lira

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Rodrigo Lira

In the fifth in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Rodrigo J. Lira from the Mount Saint Agnes Academy. Rodrigo J. Lira was born on February 28th in the capital of Peru, Lima. He is the son of parents Elizabeth Lira and Ruben Teuling and has two younger sisters named Jocelyn and Samantha.... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Jermayne Dears

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Jermayne Dears

In the fourth in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Jermayne Damion Dears from the Impact Mentoring Academy. Jermayne was born in Bermuda on November 24th, 2000 to Jerry-Dee and Wayne Anthony Dears. Jermayne also has a little brother, Joshua Dears, and two older stepbrothers, Zhane Burgess... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Aaron Ratteray

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Aaron Ratteray

In the third in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Aaron Ratteray from the Bermuda Institute. On October 14, 1999, Aaron Ratteray was born to Andrea and Neil Ratteray. He did not come into this world alone, and was blessed to be born the older sibling to his fraternal twin brother, Micah... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Gabriel Smith

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Gabriel Smith

In the second in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Gabriel Smith from Saltus Grammar School. Gabriel Smith was born on March 23rd, 2001, to Jill Virgil and Corin Smith. Since his childhood, Gabriel has been an avid lover of the arts.He began piano under Mrs. Hillary Lightbourne at the... Read more of this article