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Fulbright Award Opportunities For Bermudians

Fulbright Award Opportunities For Bermudians

The U.S. Consulate announced that Bermudians can apply for postgraduate study or research through the US-UK. Fulbright Commission. A spokesperson said, “Bermudians are eligible to apply for funding to study in the United States if they hold a U.K. passport, and are not U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. The application deadline for the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy

Photos & Video: Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy

[Updated with photos] Rayquon Woodley-Smith & Tamia Place were last night [Oct 19] crowned Mr. & Miss CedarBridge Academy 2019-2020. Fifteen senior students vied for the illustrious crown and title of Mr. and Miss CedarBridge Academy at a crowd filled Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts. CedarBridge Academy senior girls Atiya Furqan,... Read more of this article

Photos: Warwick Academy Mathematics Day

Photos: Warwick Academy Mathematics Day

Warwick Academy Primary celebrated its theme day for this year, with Mathematics as their focus. A spokesperson said, “Every year Warwick Academy Primary has a theme day. In the past we have had Art Days and History Days. This year Mathematics is the focus. “With the adoption of the Singapore maths approach in the classroom, a wonderful... Read more of this article

Saltus Celebrates Student Achievements

Saltus Celebrates Student Achievements

Students need to be prepared to fail in order to learn, according to the Head of School at Saltus. Deryn Lavell was speaking at the school’s recent celebration of student achievements and accomplishments which recognized exam successes as well as achievements in areas such as athletics and music. “Learning is failing. Yes I said that. We’re not... Read more of this article

Students Benefit From ILS Education Initiative

Students Benefit From ILS Education Initiative

Twelve Bermuda College Students and two professors were given the opportunity to attend the recent Bermuda Convergence 2019 event as part of the ILS Bermuda education initiative. A spokesperson said, “At the recent Bermuda Convergence 2019 event, 12 Bermuda College students and two professors were afforded complimentary attendance at the largest... Read more of this article

Westgate Inmates Create Furniture For Preschool

Westgate Inmates Create Furniture For Preschool

Minister Wayne Caines and Minister Jamahl Simmons visited Southampton Preschool to view the outdoor recreational furniture constructed by Westgate inmates. A government spokesperson said, “Recently, the National Security Minister, the Hon. Wayne Caines and the Acting Education Minister the Hon. Jamahl Simmons visited Southampton Preschool to view... Read more of this article

TN Tatem Closure Would ‘Offer Opportunities’

TN Tatem Closure Would ‘Offer Opportunities’

The potential “closure of TN Tatem is an opportunity for Government to put more funds towards teacher hiring and development,” according to Dwayne Robinson, the OBA’s Senate spokesperson on education. Senator Robinson said, “The closure of TN Tatem has seemed inevitable for some time and does not come as a surprise. Being built on marshland... Read more of this article

Students To Compete In Robotics Competition

Students To Compete In Robotics Competition

A team of local students is preparing to represent Bermuda at the third annual First Global robotics competition. A spokesperson said, “Five students will battle it out Olympics-style against 186 other teams from around the world in Dubai next week October 24th – 27th. “This comes as “Dubai continues to cement its position as a global... Read more of this article

Ryan Robinson Perinchief Is ‘Most Outstanding’

Ryan Robinson Perinchief Is ‘Most Outstanding’

Bermudian Ryan Robinson Perinchief was highlighted in a UK publication as one of the 150 “most outstanding African and African Caribbean students and new graduates” in the United Kingdom. Future Leaders Magazine is an annual publication, and according to its publisher, ‘Powerful Media’, the magazine is aimed at secondary school Sixth-Form,... Read more of this article

Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy To Be Held

Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy To Be Held

Fifteen CedarBridge Academy senior students will vie for the illustrious crown and title of Mr. and Miss CedarBridge Academy [CBA] 2019-2020 on October 19th when the school’s pageant comes off at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts at 7:00p.m. Senior girls Atiya Furqan, Calai Pitt-Clarke, Kanzi Emery, Ka’Ri Richards, Kelise Stewart,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Botanical Society Plant Sale

Photos & Video: Botanical Society Plant Sale

The Bermuda Botanical Society held a fundraising plant sale today [Oct 12] at the Windybank Farm in Smiths Parish. All the proceeds of the event will be going to the scholarship fund.Many plants were sold as soon as the day got started with a selection available throughout the rest of the morning. The Bermuda Botanical Society objective is to encourage... Read more of this article

TN Tatem Closure Consultation Process

TN Tatem Closure Consultation Process

The Ministry of Education is advising that a consultation process will be carried out “regarding a proposal to permanently close T.N. Tatem Middle School.” A Government spokesperson said, “Before undertaking a formal consultation, the Ministry will engage critical stakeholders in a pre-consultation process. The purpose of this pre-consultation... Read more of this article

Department: Update On Dellwood Middle School

Department: Update On Dellwood Middle School

The Department of Education provided a “second update on the progress that has been made with addressing the concerns raised by Dellwood Middle School staff.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Education wishes to provide a second update on the progress that has been made with addressing the concerns raised by Dellwood... Read more of this article