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Cabinet Office Student Internship Programme

Cabinet Office Student Internship Programme

A new programme will see students assigned to the Cabinet Office, overseas offices as well as joining the Bermuda delegation at the Heads of Government meeting of Caricom, Premier David Burt announced, adding that “these programmes are investments in the future of Bermuda.” Speaking at a press conference yesterday, Premier Burt said, “In... Read more of this article

Students Honour Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Students Honour Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

[Written by Patrick Bean] The innocence and vibrancy of youth rang out from containment in the west to all points beyond as students of Dalton E. Tucker went to the Sandys Maxi Mart parking lot in peaceful and reverent respect to a pioneer, freedom fighter, activist, and legend in the battle for equality, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Combining in song... Read more of this article

Jan 16: BHS To Host Free Parenting Presentation

Jan 16: BHS To Host Free Parenting Presentation

BHS said they are pleased to welcome back Deana Puccio from The Rap Project, and invited the public to attend her parent presentation tomorrow evening, January 16th from 7pm – 8:30pm. “Deana Puccio has extensive experience through her personal career as a former Assistant District Attorney from New York City and her work in the Sex Crimes/Special... Read more of this article

Column: Shared Goals That Benefit Our Children

Column: Shared Goals That Benefit Our Children

[Opinion column written by MP Michael Weeks] “Fix the problem, not the blame.” ~ Japanese Proverb With the new year only a few days old, for many of us it is a time for reflection and the opportunity to take a new approach in our lives; a new approach that benefits ourselves and those we love. If we genuinely love Bermuda, we must reflect on whether... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Diallo Rabain Press Conference

Video: Minister Diallo Rabain Press Conference

[Updated] Minister of Education Diallo Rabain is holding a press conference this morning [Jan 14] regarding the new Board of Education. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 16-minute replay is belowUpdate 4.10pm: Minister of Education Diallo Rabain’s... Read more of this article

Ascendant Summer Student Programme

Ascendant Summer Student Programme

Ascendant Group Limited is inviting college and university students to apply for internships in its Summer Student Programme. As the parent company for BELCO, AIRCARE, iFM, and iEPC, Ascendant is able to offer the selected students a variety of experiences throughout the Group. Ascendant’s Interim VP of Human Resources, LaKeitha Cunningham, stated,... Read more of this article

IMA Car Wash & Bake Sale Fundraiser On Jan 12

IMA Car Wash & Bake Sale Fundraiser On Jan 12

Impact Mentoring Academy will be hosting their Car Wash and Bake Sale Fundraiser event on Saturday [Jan 12] from 9.00am to 1.00pm at the Old Berkeley parking lot, with all proceeds set to go towards the PTA initiatives. Related StoriesImpact Academy Students Return From Haiti Impact Mentoring To Host Spoken Word Event Media Maven Donates... Read more of this article

Ministers: Student Health Rumour Is Not True

Ministers: Student Health Rumour Is Not True

The Ministries of Education and Health said they are “aware of a rumour that is currently circulating regarding a number of students” at one local school purportedly being tested for a sexually transmitted infections, specifically HIV, and noted that the rumour is not true. This follows after rumours spread, including a widely circulated... Read more of this article

New Partnership For Students To Study Overseas

New Partnership For Students To Study Overseas

A new partnership between Future Leaders Bermuda and a global boarding school will see a number of Bermudian middle and high school students travel abroad over summer to study leadership and entrepreneurship on an annual basis. Future Leaders Bermuda – the organisation behind the Future Leaders Programme – announced that the partnership will offer... Read more of this article

GREAT Graduation Ceremony At Prospect Primary

GREAT Graduation Ceremony At Prospect Primary

“Engaging with our young people at an early stage about the dangers of gangs, guns and violence is critical,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said earlier today at the latest Gang Resistance Education and Training Program [G.R.E.A.T.] at Prospect Primary. “The GREAT programme has proven to be a vital and important partnership... Read more of this article

BHS To Host Parent Workshop On January 8

BHS To Host Parent Workshop On January 8

Bermuda High School [BHS] will be hosting a Parent Workshop tomorrow [Jan 8] at 5.30pm in the Queen Elizabeth Hall. A spokesperson said, “BHS is pleased to invite all parents / guardians to a talk tomorrow evening [Jan 8] with Sheryl Hawkins from Life Synergy for Youth. Ms Hawkins has been at BHS for the past two days, talking to students during THINK... Read more of this article

OBA: ‘Cannot Bulldoze Without Proper Dialogue’

OBA: ‘Cannot Bulldoze Without Proper Dialogue’

“If the Minister had listened to, and fully engaged with, our principals, teachers, parents and the BUT in the first instance, the challenges we are currently seeing in education could have been avoided,” Shadow Education Minister Cole Simons said. Mr Simons said, “All those stakeholders, as well as the OBA, have been calling for better... Read more of this article

BFIS Hold Student Christmas Networking Event

BFIS Hold Student Christmas Networking Event

The Mentor Network Committee of the Bermuda Foundation For Insurance Studies [BFIS] switched up its Christmas networking lunch for college students by holding a coached interactive event. Held at O’Hara House, courtesy of AXA XL, on December 28th it was well attended by over 50 students and insurance professionals.Led by Pamela Barit Nolan of Transform... Read more of this article