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Bermuda College Journal Now Available Online

Bermuda College Journal Now Available Online

Bermuda College has announced that the first two volumes of its Bermuda College Journal, Voices in Education, has been uploaded on EBSCOhost, an online research site offering a broad range of full text and bibliographic databases. EBSCOhost is considered “more reliable, safer and more accurate for database research, and is utilised by tens of... Read more of this article

Saltus Set To Host Lower Primary Open Houses

Saltus Set To Host Lower Primary Open Houses

Saltus Grammar School is getting set to host two open houses on its premises, with tours of the school’s Lower Primary Department on Wednesday, September 28. The first open house will take place from 9.00am through 11.00am, while the second will be held from 5.30pm through 7.00pm. The event poster says, “From 9.00am to 11.00am, we invite you to... Read more of this article

Chubb Select Internship Accepting Applicants

Chubb Select Internship Accepting Applicants

Chubb is now accepting applications for its Chubb Select Internship scheduled for June-August 2017. The application deadline has been moved up to October 14, 2016 from November with interviews being conducted the following week. Chubb Select is a dedicated insurance internship aimed at Bermudian university students who are considering a career in Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

New ‘Virtual’ Business Programme At Berkeley

New ‘Virtual’ Business Programme At Berkeley

The Berkeley Institute has implemented a Virtual Enterprise International [VEI] programme in their business department, using the experiential learning technique to introduce students to the world of business across a multi-disciplinary agenda. Students in the VEI class actually develop a business with all of the positions and departments typically... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Host Official Ribbon Cutting

Warwick Academy Host Official Ribbon Cutting

Warwick Academy held an official ribbon cutting ceremony recently as they opened the newly renovated Sixth Form Centre and the new McCorkell Commons. A spokesperson said, “Mrs McCorkell retired in June as Principal of the school having given 27 years of service. Maggie McCorkell had a vision years ago to create an IB program that would be the... Read more of this article

UNESCO World Teacher’s Day On October 5

UNESCO World Teacher’s Day On October 5

The Corporation of St. George is getting set to host a UNESCO World Teacher’s Day event on October 5 from 11.00am until 12.30pm at King’s Square. The ceremony on the Square will include a greeting and opening prayer by Rev. Lorne Bean from Richard Allen Church, a few words and a proclamation from the Mayor, a few words from the Minister of Education,... Read more of this article

Three Bermudians Teaching At School In China

Three Bermudians Teaching At School In China

Three Bermudians are now teaching in China after grabbing a chance to gain new experience working overseas. Alex Godfrey and Kelsey Pichery have joined follow Bermudian Emily Chadderton to work at Dulwich International High School in Suzhou, China. Also joining Ms Chadderton is Cameron Kuebler, who studied in Bermuda for four years. All are former... Read more of this article

Video: Success of Summer Intern Programme

Video: Success of Summer Intern Programme

Air Care is challenging other firms to offer summer training schemes to young Bermudians following the success of their programme this summer with a young student. In partnership with Impact Mentoring Academy, Air Care took on one of their pupils, 15-year-old Stephon Paynter, as a summer student, giving him hands-on training until the new school term... Read more of this article

Bean, Antonition & Rogers Awarded Scholarships

Bean, Antonition & Rogers Awarded Scholarships

The Bermuda Zoological Society announced that three students have been named as the recipients of the 2016 Steinhoff/BZS Scholarship – Kahnae Bean, Shane Antonition and Khylah Rogers. “I am very pleased with our choice in scholarship recipients this year. They will make excellent future stewards of our environment,” said Robert Steinhoff. Having... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Launches “Warwick Connect”

Warwick Academy Launches “Warwick Connect”

Warwick Academy has announced the official launch of Warwick Connect, powered by Graduway, an online alumni engagement platform that will keep the Warwick Academy community “connected and empowered.” A spokesperson said, “We have always valued and our committed to our alumni but this year we hope to really focus on our Alumni and want... Read more of this article

Colloquium To Be Held: Black Males In Education

Colloquium To Be Held: Black Males In Education

An international colloquium comprising education pioneers, practitioners, policy makers, college students, and scholastic funders will be held in Bermuda next month, as Bermuda College partners with the University of Wisconsin Madison and the Ministry of Education to host the fifth annual International Colloquium on Black Males in Education. “This... Read more of this article

Brimmer-Landy Receives $10K Education Award

Brimmer-Landy Receives $10K Education Award

Jacari Brimmer-Landy is the recipient of the 2016 Legal Education Award in the amount of $10,000 from law firm Sedgwick Chudleigh Ltd. Mr. Brimmer-Landy is entering his third and final year of the Bachelor of Laws program at City University in London, although he will be spending the next semester at the European Business School at Wiesbaden in Germany... Read more of this article

New Jersey Students Invited To Study On Island

New Jersey Students Invited To Study On Island

Students from Brookdale Community College in New Jersey have been invited to study in Bermuda, with six-week courses to be offered between May and August 2017, with additional opportunities for students in Italy and Paris. The school website says, “Community members ages 18 and up are invited to broaden their horizons this year with a short-term... Read more of this article