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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

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Antoine Jones

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Antoine Jones

In the first in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Antoine Jones from the Berkeley Institute.“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” Lao Tzu “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” Mark Twain These quotes... Read more of this article

Photos: 16th Annual Alpha Beautillion Event

Photos: 16th Annual Alpha Beautillion Event

On Sunday [June 4] at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts, five outstanding high school students took to the stage to compete in the 16th annual Alpha Beautillion sponsored by the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, Epsilon Theta Lambda Chapter, Bermuda. The 5 Alpha Beaus who competed for the $12,000 in scholarship funds to attend... Read more of this article

5th Alpha Beautillion Profile: Garyn Simons

5th Alpha Beautillion Profile: Garyn Simons

In the fifth, and final, in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Garyn Simons. “Life is very complicated, so don’t try to find the answers. Because when you find answers, life changes the question” – “Balance is not something you find, Balance is something you create.” “These... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Jamel Amory

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Jamel Amory

In the fourth in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Jamel Amory . His profile, courtesy of the Alphas, says: “Jamel Dwayne Amory Jr. was born in Bermuda on March 21st, 1999, to loving parents Jamel Amory Sr. and Shakera Richardson. He attended Prospect Primary, West Pembroke Primary, and... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Samson Douglas

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Samson Douglas

In the third in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Samson Douglas. His profile, courtesy of the Alphas, says: “Samson Branch Douglas was born on April 28, 2000 in Bermuda. He is the son of parents Samantha Branch and Keith Douglas and he has one sister who is named Safiya Harvey.“Samson... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Aaron Spencer

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Aaron Spencer

In the second in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Aaron Spencer. His profile, courtesy of the Alphas, says: “On October 30, 1999, on a sunny day in Bermuda, William Aaron McDonald Spencer II was born to Marcia Spencer and William Aaron McDonald Spencer. His parents always knew Aaron was... Read more of this article