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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

Bermuda College Welcomes Dr. Curtis-Tweed

Bermuda College Welcomes Dr. Curtis-Tweed

Bermuda College announced the appointment of Dr. Phyllis Curtis-Tweed as the new Vice President, Academic and Student Affairs. “Dr. Curtis-Tweed graduated from Emory University with a Ph.D. and then pursued post-doctoral training in psychology in the highly selective Clinical Research Programme in Social Psychiatry at Harvard University,”... Read more of this article

Govt Scholarship Award Winners Announced

Govt Scholarship Award Winners Announced

The Ministry of Education and Workforce Development announced the recipients of this year’s Bermuda Government Scholarships, saying that overall the Bermuda Government “issued scholarships and awards to students valued at a total of $1.1 million.” “This year the Ministry of Education and Workforce Development awarded Bermuda... Read more of this article

Minister: $300,000 In Additional Aid For College

Minister: $300,000 In Additional Aid For College

[Updated] An additional $300,000 has been provided to Bermuda College to increase financial aid for persons who require financial assistance to achieve their educational goals, Minister of Education Diallo Rabain announced this afternoon [Aug 15].The press conference, with Minister Rabain and Bermuda College President Dr Duranda Greene, has just concluded... Read more of this article

Research Studies Residents’ Perceptions Of AC

Research Studies Residents’ Perceptions Of AC

A peer-reviewed paper titled “The Economic Impacts and Perceptions of Residents, of Bermuda Hosting the 35th America’s Cup,” which outlines a study conducted by Bermuda College’s Senior Marketing Lecturer Shawn Deshields and Institutional Research Officer Cordell Riley, offers a number of insights into local perception of the event. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Dellwood Classes Relocate To Bermuda College

Dellwood Classes Relocate To Bermuda College

[Updated] The Ministry of Education said they have “taken steps to address the building issues” at Dellwood Middle School by closing the school as of June 12th so that repair work can commence, and classes will now be held at the Bermuda College Campus. The statement said, “The Ministry of Education has today taken steps to address... Read more of this article