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“Working To Revive Technical Education”

“Working To Revive Technical Education”

Technical education is the focus of the latest issue of Bermuda College’s ‘Voices in Education’ journal, and with writers citing experiences at the now closed Bermuda Technical Institute, a senior College officials notes that “while we cannot turn back the clock to the 50’s or 60’s, we can learn from our history,” adding... Read more of this article

‘Race & Resistance’ Symposium On November 3

‘Race & Resistance’ Symposium On November 3

The Bermuda College and the Human Rights Commission, in partnership with The Oxford Centre for Global History and The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities [TORCH] Race and Resistance Network, will host a one-day symposium on Saturday, November 3 entitled “Race and Resistance: Understanding Bermuda Today”. A spokesperson said, “This collaborative... Read more of this article

Two Nursing Students Receive Textbook Awards

Two Nursing Students Receive Textbook Awards

Two Bermuda College nursing students – Jannell Darrell and Calvina Douglas – were recently chosen to receive textbook awards from Altrusa International of Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Altrusa is an international non-profit organization that commits to making local communities better through leadership, partnership, and service, which... Read more of this article

BEST & Bermuda College Partner On Eco Series

BEST & Bermuda College Partner On Eco Series

BEST and Bermuda College will host a series of lectures aimed at providing discussion on environmental issues. A spokesperson said, “On the last Thursday of every month from September 2018 through April, 2019, BEST and Bermuda College will host a series of lectures aimed at providing discussion on the environmental issues affecting us today. Discussions... Read more of this article

Ashby Claims Pi Memorisation National Record

Ashby Claims Pi Memorisation National Record

Bermuda College mathematics lecturer and tutor, W. Troy Ashby is claiming a Bermuda record for memorisation of digits of Pi to 6,200. In June, Mr. Ashby topped his previous personal best by memorising and writing additional digits to that attempted in March with the annual observance of Pi Day. His most recent success has been independently verified... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Info ‘Pop Up’ In Hamilton

Bermuda College Info ‘Pop Up’ In Hamilton

Bermuda College is taking its Fall Schedule of courses to the streets, literally, as they plan to have a pop-up tent right on Nellie’s Walk in the City of Hamilton, tomorrow [July 18] from 1 – 4 p.m. The Professional and Career Education [PACE] will be highlighted tomorrow featuring the following professional, career development, external and online... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: College Graduation Ceremony

Photos & Video: College Graduation Ceremony

[Updated with photos] After years of hard work and studying, a number of students will celebrate their graduation from the Bermuda College today [May 17] where 124 people – 54% with honours – will receive associate degrees, diplomas or certificates during the Commencement ceremony this afternoon. Bernews will carry a live stream of this afternoon’s... Read more of this article

124 People To Graduate From Bermuda College

124 People To Graduate From Bermuda College

Bermuda College traditionally launches the Island’s graduation event calendar, and this week will be no different, as 124 graduates of the College – 54 percent with honours – will receive associate degrees, diplomas or certificates in Commencement ceremonies at 2pm on Thursday [May 17] on the College field. “Government MP for Devonshire... Read more of this article

Video: Unveiling Of “Connecting Sentences”

Video: Unveiling Of “Connecting Sentences”

The “Connecting Sentences” display was unveiled in the Bermuda College library foyer on Thursday [Apr 5] to showcase the writings born out of a collaboration between Literary Analysis Class students and Westgate Correctional facility inmates.In the fall 2017 semester a group of students in Dr. Sharon Virgil’s Literary Analysis Class [ENG 1112]... Read more of this article

BSOA To Host Bermuda College Art Exhibition

BSOA To Host Bermuda College Art Exhibition

The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSOA] is holding an opening reception of the Bermuda College Art Exhibition today [April 6] from 5.00pm to 7.00pm, with the exhibitions continuing until Tuesday, May 1. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Society of Arts, would like to invite the public to join us for this Friday nights Opening exhibition as the Bermuda... Read more of this article

BCLS To Host Workshops With Yesha Townsend

BCLS To Host Workshops With Yesha Townsend

The Bermuda College Literary Society [BCLS], in conjunction with the Division of Arts & Science, will be hosting a visit by Bermudian writer and spoken word artist Yesha Townsend on March 27 and 28th. Ms Townsend’s work has been published both locally and overseas, and she has served as mentor and coach for the Bermuda National Youth Poetry... Read more of this article

‘African Colonisation Of Bermuda’ Presentation

‘African Colonisation Of Bermuda’ Presentation

Bermuda College will feature a presentation by Dr. Clarence Maxwell — “Before the Akaniba; the African colonisation of Bermuda 1616 -1680″ — on Thursday, March 8th The event poster said, “African colonisation of Bermuda during the seventeenth century played a significant role in the island’s success and sustainability. “Enslaved... Read more of this article

Dr. Ridley Smith Earns Leadership Award In US

Dr. Ridley Smith Earns Leadership Award In US

Dr. Constance Ridley Smith has been named the 2018 recipient of The Chair Academy’s Idahlynn Karre Exemplary Leadership Award in the United States. The Award recognises achievements of peer post-secondary leaders and/or leadership teams that advance academic and administrative leadership. Dr. Smith is the Coordinator of Training and Professional Development... Read more of this article