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Air Care Partner With Impact Mentoring Academy

Air Care Partner With Impact Mentoring Academy

Air Care announced its partnership with Impact Mentoring Academy, an all male Bermudian school, whose mission is to ‘empower young men to discover and develop their unique potential and deploy them into their divine destiny.’ In addition to a $1,000 donation to support programming at Impact, Air Care will also be offering a summer employment opportunity... Read more of this article

Warwick BTEC Students Achieve Distinctions

Warwick BTEC Students Achieve Distinctions

Warwick Academy has announced their first results of the summer for their graduating class of 2016, with all four of their BTEC students achieving Distinctions at the end of the course. The four students included Rio Morris, Caleb Lowe, Cydney Simons, and Chiffonae Jackson. A spokesperson said, “In 2015, Warwick Academy announced that they would... Read more of this article

Lombard Odier Sponsor School Spanish Classes

Lombard Odier Sponsor School Spanish Classes

The Department of Education and Lombard Odier have collaborated to offer students at Northlands Primary school Spanish classes. During this academic year, the company sponsored half hour of Spanish instruction each week with two Primary 5 classes. Last year, Mrs. Charmaine Tucker, President and CEO of Lombard Odier, contacted the former Education Officer... Read more of this article

Bermuda National Trust Annual Awards Event

Bermuda National Trust Annual Awards Event

“The Bermuda National Trust celebrated the work of a number of individuals and organisations at the Annual Awards ceremony held in the Bermuda Room at Elbow Beach under the sponsorship of Butterfield & Vallis and Jim and Debbie Butterfield. A spokesperson said, “The packed hall saw prestigious certificates and trophies presented by His... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Saltus Students Race Model Cars

Photos/Video: Saltus Students Race Model Cars

SGY1 students at Saltus Grammar School spent part of their afternoon today [June 27] racing the Formula One model cars they have been busy designing and building in their Design and Technology Class.DT Head Philip Heap says: “These SGY1 students are following a Design and Manufacturing course that includes Product Design, Engineering, Interior Design... Read more of this article

Bermuda High School STEAM Week Underway

Bermuda High School STEAM Week Underway

Students at Bermuda High School are almost finished the second annual BHS STEAM Week, which sees secondary students take part in various activities and projects, with each one encouraging them to seek new solutions to complex problems through the five components of STEAM [Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math]. A spokesperson said, “After... Read more of this article

Students Receive Dr. Barbara Ball Scholarships

Students Receive Dr. Barbara Ball Scholarships

Ten students were awarded this year’s Dr. Barbara Ball Public Health Scholarships, with Minister of Health and Seniors Jeanne Atherden saying that the winners “stood out as having the combination of academic achievement and choice of healthcare profession that would be most beneficial to Bermuda. ” Minister Atherden said, “After due... Read more of this article

Bermuda College’s Audited Financial Statements

Bermuda College’s Audited Financial Statements

The 2013/14 financial statements indicate that the Bermuda College has total assets worth $28,526,826 and total liabilities of $22,794,578, Education Minister Wayne Scott said on Friday [June 24] in the House of Assembly. In presenting the 2013/14 Audited Financial Statements for the Bermuda College, the Minister said, “The 2013/14 financial statements... Read more of this article

Photos: Elliot Primary School Holds Reading Day

Photos: Elliot Primary School Holds Reading Day

Elliot Primary School held its annual Men’s Reading Day recently, with fathers, grandfathers, uncles, and men from the community attending the school to spend time reading with the students. Reading took place throughout the campus, as men and students could be seen sitting in the hall, on benches, lying on the grass, sitting under trees and more. Elliot’s... Read more of this article

Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leader Ceremony

Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leader Ceremony

Senator Renee Ming and Constituency 1 of the Bermuda Progressive Labour Party hosted the 10th annual Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leader Award Ceremony on Tuesday, June 21 at the East End Primary School, celebrating eight students from around the island. The 2016 recipients of the Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leader Award were Cori Foggo [East End Primary... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Student App Developer Winners

Photos & Video: Student App Developer Winners

The winners of the Digicel Business & BTC Saltus App Development competition have been announced, with Ellie Dunleavy being named as the overall winner. Additional winners included Ryan Topple and William Welden in second and third place, respectively, as well as Emma Mayer, Maya Malpas, Willian Welch, and Isabella Murdoch. The competition, which... Read more of this article

Sinae Smith Awarded 2016 Deloitte Scholarship

Sinae Smith Awarded 2016 Deloitte Scholarship

Deloitte Ltd. announced that the 2016 Deloitte Scholarship recipient is Sinae Smith. The scholarship award offers up to $20,000 per year for a maximum of 2 years and is available to Bermudians pursuing an undergraduate degree with an interest in accounting, actuarial and business related studies. As the recipient, Ms Smith will also join the firm as... Read more of this article