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Review: Luncheon At The Prospect Room

Review: Luncheon At The Prospect Room

[Written by Dale Butler] The six-week 11.00am and 1.00pm Culinary Arts Luncheon, revived at the Bermuda College, sold out in one day, highlighting the strong foundation formed over the years. Hostess L’Tanya Roberts, Dean of Business, Hospitality and Technical Education, was on hand to ensure that all COVID-19 protocols were followed when she welcomed... Read more of this article

Eco ‘Lunch & Learn’ To Be Held On Feb 25

Eco ‘Lunch & Learn’ To Be Held On Feb 25

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] and Bermuda College will be hosting their second ECO Lunch & Learn presentation of the year with BE Solar Director of Development Stratton Hatfield to speak at the February 25 event. The event flyer says, “BEST and the Bermuda College are committed to providing a forum for learning;... Read more of this article

Bridgewater, Ferguson And Hodgson Inducted

Bridgewater, Ferguson And Hodgson Inducted

Three new Honorary Fellows – one posthumously – were inducted into the Company of Honorary Fellows of Bermuda College yesterday evening [Feb 18]. A spokesperson said, “Mr. Craig Bridgewater, Dr. Janet Ferguson, and the family of the late Dr. Eva Hodgson, received distinctive stoles and their certificates from the Chair of the Company of Honorary... Read more of this article

‘College Promise Has Been Incredibly Valuable’

‘College Promise Has Been Incredibly Valuable’

“As one of the many who has actively benefited from the program, I would wholeheartedly recommend and encourage other future and current students to participate in it and take full advantage of this prospect,” Bermuda College student Alex Pacheco said. Yesterday, the Minister of Education Diallo Rabain explained that, “The College... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda College Promise Programme

Video: Bermuda College Promise Programme

[Updated] Minister of Education Diallo Rabain is holding a press conference this morning [Feb 17] regarding Bermuda College grants. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 18-minute replay is belowUpdate 4.00pm: Minister Rabain’s remarks: Good Morning... Read more of this article

Interconnected Wellness Through Covid Lens

Interconnected Wellness Through Covid Lens

“Five Bermudian scientists will discuss the interconnectedness of scientific disciplines through the lens of COVID, and its impact in Bermuda, as Bermuda College’s newly-named Roche Science Public Forum launches next week with a virtual public panel discussion,” the College said. Amy Harvey, Chair of the Roche Science event said, “This... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda College Winter Commencement

Video: Bermuda College Winter Commencement

Bermuda College held their first virtual Winter Commencement to celebrate the academic success of 32 students who attained either associate degree, diploma or certificate qualifications. A spokesperson explained that a “winter commencement is scheduled when the number of students successfully completing their programme requirements in December... Read more of this article

CFASB Relaunches Financial Literacy Series

CFASB Relaunches Financial Literacy Series

CFA Society Bermuda will again be offering their “Building Financial Literacy” as part of the PACE program at the Bermuda College, with classes to begin on Wednesday [Jan 20]. A spokesperson said, “CFA Society Bermuda’s popular series “Building Financial Literacy” will again be offered this semester as part of the PACE program at the... Read more of this article

14-Week Insurance Course At Bermuda College

14-Week Insurance Course At Bermuda College

International business will take on increased importance to the local economy as the Island, like the rest of the world, grapples with the economic fall-out of the Coronavirus pandemic, according to Bermuda College Senior Economics Lecturer, Craig Simmons. “Now, more than ever, Bermuda’s economy is relying on international business, and re/insurance,... Read more of this article

ILS Internship Programme & Education Initiatives

ILS Internship Programme & Education Initiatives

Since 2017, ILS Bermuda have partnered with the Bermuda College as part of an education initiative to provide educational and work experience opportunities for College students, expanding awareness and knowledge of the alternative reinsurance and ILS industry and aiming to further the potential of Bermuda College students entering the job market. ILS... Read more of this article

College Student Tests Positive, Campus Closed

College Student Tests Positive, Campus Closed

Bermuda College confirmed that a “student has tested positive for the coronavirus” and said that while classes concluded for the semester last week it “was decided, out of an abundance of caution, to close the campus.” This comes as the Government confirmed 24 new cases today, and the island how having a new record high of 98... Read more of this article

Minister: 70 College Promise Students This Year

Minister: 70 College Promise Students This Year

There are a total of 70 ‘College Promise’ students at Bermuda College this year, taking part in the programme which “allows qualifying public school graduates to attend Bermuda College tuition free.” This was from Minister of Education Diallo Rabain as he provided an update in the House of Assembly today [Dec 4] on the $300,000... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Fair To Be Held Virtually

Bermuda College Fair To Be Held Virtually

Bermuda College’s annual Transfer Pathways Fair will be held virtually on Tuesday, December 1st. A spokesperson said, “The College will connect its partner institutions with students, parents, and guardians to offer BC students a seamless transition from associates degree programmes at the College, to the baccalaureate degree with more than... Read more of this article