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Ariel Re Welcomes Four Summer Interns

Ariel Re Welcomes Four Summer Interns

Ariel Re welcomed Gaby Furr, Heston Kessell, Moriah Wheddon, and Matthew Brookes as interns in their Bermuda office. A spokesperson said, “Ariel Re, a global reinsurance business with offices in Bermuda, London and Hong Kong, has welcomed a new group of summer interns to the Bermuda office. “The four Bermudian students will learn how a... Read more of this article

Child Development Programme Office Relocated

Child Development Programme Office Relocated

The Department of Education announced the “temporary closure of the Offices of the Child Development Programme.” A Government spokesperson said, “The staff have relocated to the Department of Education’s offices at 44 Church Street West, Hamilton and can be reached at 478-3300. The facility is expected to reopen at the end of... Read more of this article

Southampton Parish Council Offer Scholarships

Southampton Parish Council Offer Scholarships

The Southampton Parish Council will offer scholarships for the Academic Year 2024/2025. A spokesperson said, “Scholarships will be awarded to qualified Applicants who are undertaking tertiary education or pursuing an undergraduate degree; Bermuda College Students are invited to apply. “Applicants must be Bermudian and have resided in Southampton... Read more of this article

BCCL Appoints Jane Vickers As Director

BCCL Appoints Jane Vickers As Director

The Bermuda Centre for Creative Learning [BCCL] appointed Jane Vickers as its first Director of Advancement & Communications. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Centre for Creative Learning [BCCL] is pleased to announce the appointment of Jane Vickers as its first Director of Advancement & Communications, effective September 1st. With a distinguished... Read more of this article

West Pembroke Holds First ‘SPLASH’ Programme

West Pembroke Holds First ‘SPLASH’ Programme

West Pembroke Primary School recently concluded its inaugural SPLASH program, a five-day initiative designed to equip all students with essential swimming skills and promote water safety. A Government spokesperson said, “The program’s success is a testament to a collaborative effort between dedicated educators and a committed community partner. “Over... Read more of this article

Somersfield Announce Scholarship Recipients

Somersfield Announce Scholarship Recipients

Somersfield Academy announced that Khwai Mendoza and Roman Jones have earned the Equity & Merit Scholarship for the 2024-2025 academic year. A spokesperson said, “Somersfield Academy is delighted to announce the recipients of the Equity & Merit Scholarship for the upcoming academic year 2024-2025. “The Equity & Merit Scholarship... Read more of this article

Sports Academy Camp At Saltus Next Month

Sports Academy Camp At Saltus Next Month

A sports programme aiming to help the growth of the island’s student-athletes will be held at Saltus Grammar School next month. The Life Through Sport academy is for boys and girls aged 9 to 16 and will run from 9 am to 3 pm between July 1 to July 26. Participants will learn techniques and skills to become top student-athletes and receive GCSE prep,... Read more of this article

Photos: SPS Donates $28K Of School Supplies

Photos: SPS Donates $28K Of School Supplies

Support Public Schools, Bermuda [SPS.bm] has delivered more than $28,000 of school supplies as well as various other educational items to Bermuda’s 17 public primary schools. A spokesperson said, ”The SPS.bm team delivered supplies on June 11th and 12th which included $23,000 worth of new purchases, more than $5,000 in paper supplies – 65... Read more of this article

Minister Congratulates Engineering Graduates

Minister Congratulates Engineering Graduates

“I along with Mr. Nasir Wade, the Plant Manager of the Tynes Bay Waste to Energy Facility, had the pleasure this week to travel to the Cambrian College graduation ceremony,” Minister of Public Works David Burch said in the House of Assembly yesterday [June 14]. The Minister’s full statement follows below: Mr. Speaker, I rise once again... Read more of this article

ASU/BIOS Launch Scholarships For Students

ASU/BIOS Launch Scholarships For Students

An initiative in collaboration with the Bermuda Institute of Oceanic Studies [BIOS] and Arizona State University [ASU] will “greatly benefit our Bermudian students,” Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said in the House of Assembly. The Minister said, “I was pleased to join BIOS/ASU Chairman Steve Weinstein, BIOS/ASU President and... Read more of this article

Minister On Bermuda College’s New President

Minister On Bermuda College’s New President

“Dr. Sam’s appointment, a testament to the Board of Governors’ unwavering confidence in his leadership ability, marks the beginning of a new era of positive transformation at Bermuda College, Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said in the House of Assembly today [June 14]. The Minister’s full statement follows below: Mr. Speaker,... Read more of this article

Mosaic Insurance Welcomes 5 University Interns

Mosaic Insurance Welcomes 5 University Interns

Mosaic Insurance welcomed five university students to its offices in Bermuda, London, New York, and Chicago for its fourth summer internship program. A spokesperson said, “Mosaic Insurance has welcomed five university students to its offices in Bermuda, London, New York and Chicago, as the specialty insurer kicks off its fourth summer internship... Read more of this article

Photos: Berkeley Institute Long Service Awards

Photos: Berkeley Institute Long Service Awards

The Berkeley Institute recently held its Long Service Awards, honoring 18 staff members for their service from 5 to 40 years. A spokesperson said, “To the Super Stars that Make Work Super! On Friday, June 7th, The Berkeley Institute celebrated their staff at its annual Long Service Awards Ceremony. There were 18 staff honoured, with tenures... Read more of this article

Minister On Bermuda College Graduates

Minister On Bermuda College Graduates

Minister Owen Darrell provided an overview of Bermuda College’s recent graduation events and congratulated the Bermuda College Class of 2024 and the APACE Award Recipients. Speaking in the Senate today [June 12], the Minister said, “There were 98 graduates, with almost 62% of the Class of 2024 earning either merit [GPA 3.0 – 3.49] or... Read more of this article

Bermudians Join Morgan State Summer Academy

Bermudians Join Morgan State Summer Academy

The U.S. Consulate, in collaboration with Morgan State University, announced the acceptance of two Bermudian students into Morgan State’s 2024 Summer Academy of Actuarial and Mathematical Sciences [SAAMS] Program. A spokesperson said, “Zai Daniels, who attends The Berkeley Institute, and Deontae Scott, who attends CedarBridge Academy, will participate... Read more of this article

Dr David Sam Named Bermuda College President

Dr David Sam Named Bermuda College President

Dr. David Sam has been appointed as the new president of Bermuda College, pending immigration approval, and will assume his duties on August 5, 2024. A spokesperson said, “Dr. David Sam has been selected as Bermuda College’s new president – the seventh in the institution’s fifty-year history. In announcing the news today, Board of Governors... Read more of this article