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2 Hour Video: Debunking Cannabis Myths Lecture

2 Hour Video: Debunking Cannabis Myths Lecture

Bermuda College is hosting a lecture entitled “Debunking the Myths Associated with Cannabis: an Academic Perspective”, featuring the medical application of cannabis as presented by Dr. Marcia Williams, of the University of Technology, Jamaica. Dr Marcia Williams, Dr Benjamin Lau, Jennie Lightbourne, Dr Kyjuan Brown and Dr Amani Flood Dr. Williams... Read more of this article

Interested In A Career In The Maritime Industry?

Interested In A Career In The Maritime Industry?

Endeavour Community Sailing and the Bermuda College Division of Professional and Career Education are teaming up on a new initiative for youth in Bermuda, offering a course for Bermudian residents ages 16 to 24 years old who are interested in pursuing a maritime industry career. “Potential candidates do not need a sailing background to apply for... Read more of this article

“Debunking Myths Associated With Cannabis”

“Debunking Myths Associated With Cannabis”

Bermuda College will be looking to debunk the myths associated with cannabis by examining the topic through an academic lens, with a lecture set for November 30th. The main focus of the lecture, “Debunking the Myths Associated with Cannabis: an Academic Perspective” is the medical application of cannabis as presented by Dr. Marcia Williams, of the... Read more of this article

Two Hour Video: Diabetes Nursing Masterclass

Two Hour Video: Diabetes Nursing Masterclass

[Updated] The Bermuda College hosted a Nursing Masterclass on Diabetes last night [Nov 7], featuring a special presentation Lahey endocrinologist Dr. Dinamarie Garcia-Banigan. The 2 hour live video replay is below:Update: The slides shown at the Diabetes Nursing Masterclass follow below [PDF here]: Related Stories2 Hour Video: Debunking... Read more of this article

Minister Judges Bermuda College Student Debate

Minister Judges Bermuda College Student Debate

The Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain was invited to judge a student debate on the question “Should Bermuda Do Away with the Middle School System?” as part of the Bermuda College freshman English class, where students are required to research a topic and then present their findings in a debate format.Minister Rabain,... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Students Attend Convergence

Bermuda College Students Attend Convergence

ILS [Bermuda] Ltd. announced fourteen Bermuda College students’ complimentary attendance at the Bermuda Convergence 2017 event – the largest global gathering covering the alternative risk market and Insurance-Linked Securities. The newly announced education initiative is two-fold. It was earlier announced the new initiative will also provide scholarships... Read more of this article

Minister Meets With Applied Technical Students

Minister Meets With Applied Technical Students

Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain today [Oct 18], met with students in the Applied Technical Certificate Programme, a two-year study experience at the Bermuda College. Minister Rabain attend a special session entitled “Walk-in Wednesdays” for high school students and guest to hear presentations from students who are completing... Read more of this article

Apprentice Graduates From Bermuda College

Apprentice Graduates From Bermuda College

Jonathan Outerbridge, an apprentice working in Bermuda Air Conditioning’s Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning [HVAC] Service Department, graduated from Bermuda College as part of the BAC Apprenticeship Programme, which offers people a chance to work at BAC with a regular salary while attending Bermuda College two to three days a week. Mr... Read more of this article

ThinkFest Seminars Move To Bermuda College

ThinkFest Seminars Move To Bermuda College

ThinkMedia announced that the Bermuda College has agreed to host the remaining installments of ThinkFest 2017. After six successful events with three different venue partners, Bermuda College will now host ThinkFest until the end of the seminar series in late November. ThinkMedia founder Ayo Johnson said: “We’re pleased that Bermuda College has... Read more of this article

Financial Support For Bermuda College Students

Financial Support For Bermuda College Students

$193,714 has been expensed from the $300,000 grant to the Bermuda College, leaving a balance of $106,285 which will be used to assist students with their tuition in the 2018 Spring semester, Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain said in the House of Assembly today [Sept 29]. Minister Rabain said that in August 2017, the Government... Read more of this article

College Expands Opportunities For Students

College Expands Opportunities For Students

Bermuda College this week signed off on two articulation agreements that will provide additional options and opportunities for students. The agreement with Nova Scotia College of Art & Design [NSCAD] allows students in the Art and Design associate degree programme at Bermuda College to transfer all 60 credits of the programme into the third year... Read more of this article

Waleed Lightbourne: “The World Is My Oyster”

Waleed Lightbourne: “The World Is My Oyster”

“The world is my oyster,” is how new RN, Waleed Lightbourne describes his success as the first male graduate of Bermuda College’s Associate of Science [Nursing], ADN programme to earn the RN [Registered Nurse] designation. Mr. Lightbourne now joins over 90-thousand RNs in North America who have obtained an ADN and wrote the NCLEX with success. He... Read more of this article

College Officially Begins New Academic Year

College Officially Begins New Academic Year

Bermuda College officially started the new school year with Convocation ceremonies yesterday. The annual event, held in the College courtyard, brings faculty, staff and students together to celebrate the new academic session. BC President, Dr. Duranda Greene was joined by new VP of Academic & Student Affairs, Dr. Phyllis Curtis-Tweed, faculty representative,... Read more of this article