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“Back 2 School Extravaganza” Set For Thursday

“Back 2 School Extravaganza” Set For Thursday

The Caines Brothers, along with Five Star Barbershop and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc, are getting set to present the third annual “Back 2 School Extravaganza” on Thursday [Sept 3] from 8.00am through 6.00pm at St. Paul’s Centennial Hall. Both boys and girls are welcome to attend, with complimentary haircuts for boys, hair braiding... Read more of this article

Education Awards: Chelsea Ray, Keizhari Knight

Education Awards: Chelsea Ray, Keizhari Knight

As the doors to the Bermuda College open for a new academic year, Sigma Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated said they are honoured to have been able to assist two outstanding young Bermudian ladies through the presentation of financial awards. The Geraldine Lambert Post-Secondary Education Award was given to Berkeley Institute... Read more of this article

Saltus Celebrates Excellent IGCSE Exam Results

Saltus Celebrates Excellent IGCSE Exam Results

Students at Saltus Grammar School are celebrating outstanding IGCSE results after achieving a 100 percent pass rate. Twenty-eight percent of students received five or more A/A* grades including three students from grades 6, 7 and 9 – pupils aged 11, 13 and 15.  Overall, the examinations were taken by 103 students. Megan Zimmerer led the way for... Read more of this article

Hamilton Parish Council Awards Scholarships

Hamilton Parish Council Awards Scholarships

The Hamilton Parish Council [HPC] recently awarded scholarships totaling $10,000 to assist the awardees in furthering their studies. A spokesperson said, “The Hamilton Parish Council [HPC] is pleased to announce that London Steede-Jackson has been awarded a $5,000 scholarship to further his studies in Sports Management at Thomas College. Photo... Read more of this article

BTA Summer Interns Document Their Experience

BTA Summer Interns Document Their Experience

Bermuda Tourism Authority summer interns Adrian Hassell and Amber Wilson just completed their time in the Bermuda office and the BTA have shared the essays of each intern describing their experience. Adrian Hassell [20] is a Bermudian studying hotel management at Brock University in Canada. He is a Bermuda Hotel Association scholarship winner. Amber... Read more of this article

Photos: PLP Hosts Back To School Fun Day

Photos: PLP Hosts Back To School Fun Day

The Progressive Labour Party Constituencies 14, 15, 16, and 21 hosted their Back To School Fun Day at Victor Scott Primary School field on this afternoon [Aug 29], with school students from across the island joining area MPs Walter Roban, Michael Weeks, and Rolfe Commissiong. Organisers say hundreds turned out to enjoy the day’s festivities which... Read more of this article

Principal & Teacher Transfers To Go As Planned

Principal & Teacher Transfers To Go As Planned

Today [Aug 28] the Ministry of Education announced that principal and teacher transfers will go forward as planned. Acting Commissioner of Education Dr Freddie Evans said, “Students, with the support of their principals and teachers, will have the best start to the 2015/2016 school year. “Dedicated principals and teachers have been working diligently... Read more of this article

Fiona Luck Joins Knowledge Quest Board

Fiona Luck Joins Knowledge Quest Board

The scholarship charity Knowledge Quest recently held its annual summer party at Bacardi headquarters on Pitts Bay Road. Gathered together were current scholarship recipients, graduates, donors, volunteers and directors. Bacardi HR Director Alana Rogers took the lectern and stated that this is one of her favorite events of the year and that Bacardi... Read more of this article

Carlsen Philip Awarded $15K Digicel Scholarship

Carlsen Philip Awarded $15K Digicel Scholarship

Digicel Bermuda today announced that Bermudian, Carlsen E. Philip II, is the recipient of the 2015 Digicel Scholarship, saying that he “exhibits extraordinary personal and academic qualities that embody the Digicel brand.” He will be awarded $15,000 to be distributed over a two year period, to assist him with pursuing a Master’s Degree... Read more of this article

Back 2 School Community Jam Set For Sept. 5

Back 2 School Community Jam Set For Sept. 5

Soul Food Promotions’ first ever Back 2 School Community Jam is set to be held on Saturday, September 5, with fun planned for children and families at the Parsons Road park and playground from 2.00pm through 7.00pm. Organizer Lynwood ‘Brotha Richie’ Richardson said, “There is going to be a lot of fun, action, and love as we are... Read more of this article

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