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12 Students To Head Overseas For Internships

12 Students To Head Overseas For Internships

This Saturday [July 4] twelve Bermudian undergraduates will be flying off to Atlanta, Chicago or London to start their 2 week BFIS ‘Intro-to-insurance’ summer intern programmes. Each team of four students will be learning in depth about all aspects of the insurance business. Over 30 companies and organizations will be hosting the students for meetings,... Read more of this article

LSAB To Host Legal Dialogue For Students

LSAB To Host Legal Dialogue For Students

On Wednesday 8th July, from 5:30 – 7:30 pm, the Law Students’ Association of Bermuda [LSAB] will be hosting a legal dialogue for the islands law students and final year high school students. A LSAB spokesperson said, “Students will hear from leading practitioners in their respective industry of law. The purpose of this forum is for students... Read more of this article

Tucker Retires, Namesake Scholarship Launched

Tucker Retires, Namesake Scholarship Launched

EY today [June 30] announced the retirement of Gil Tucker as Chairman of its Bermuda firm, Ernst & Young Ltd., effective June 30th, and announced the first two recipients of a $30,000 scholarship established in his name. Mr Tucker, who played an instrumental role in building EY’s business on the island, served as Bermuda managing partner from... Read more of this article

CedarBridge Launches New Library Collection

CedarBridge Launches New Library Collection

CedarBridge Academy has significantly increased its reading programme with a new Accelerated Reader [AR] Library that adds thousands of new volumes of titles available to students. The AR programme is the centerpiece of CedarBridge’s intensive literacy curriculum aimed at raising the reading skills of students to grade level or better. The new AR... Read more of this article

Chelsea Smith Awarded Deloitte Scholarship

Chelsea Smith Awarded Deloitte Scholarship

Deloitte Ltd. announced that the 2015 Deloitte Scholarship recipient is Chelsea 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 business. A spokesperson said, “While the caliber of shortlisted scholarship applicants was very... Read more of this article

Maine School Offer Scholarship For Boat Building

Maine School Offer Scholarship For Boat Building

The Landing School in Maine is offering a scholarship to any Bermudian interested in boat building, with full year funding available for the next three academic years, beginning this fall. The School is an accredited institution [accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges] that offers diploma and Associate’s degree curriculums... Read more of this article

Photos: Berkeley Institute Students Graduate

Photos: Berkeley Institute Students Graduate

The Berkeley Institute yesterday [June 25] held its official graduation ceremony, with the school’s class of 2015 dressed in full graduation regalia for the event. Students received their high school diplomas in front of a full crowd of friends, family, and supporters, with words offered by a number of speakers. Following the ceremony, the festivities... Read more of this article

Sedgwick Chudleigh Offers $10K Scholarship

Sedgwick Chudleigh Offers $10K Scholarship

Sedgwick Chudleigh Ltd. invites applications for its Legal Education Award. The award is for the academic year commencing in September/October 2015, and is in the amount of $10,000. “The successful applicant will be enrolled in a law degree course [including the Legal Practice Course or the Bar Professional Training Course], and will be expected... Read more of this article

Principal & Leadership Changes For School Year

Principal & Leadership Changes For School Year

The Department of Education today [June 24] announced principal and leadership changes within the Bermuda Public School System for the 2015/16 school year. Acting Commissioner of Education, Dr. Freddie Evans said, “In keeping with our continuing efforts to improve our public schools, and to ensure that the Department of Education offers our students... Read more of this article

Students Graduate: Nursing Assistant Certificates

Students Graduate: Nursing Assistant Certificates

Today [Jun 24] the Ministry of Education representatives joined the President of the Bermuda College in presenting certificates to 14 senior school students who completed the Certificate for Nursing Assistants programme through the Division of Professional and Career Education. The students are the first to obtain this certification within the Bermuda... Read more of this article

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