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2 Students Awarded Engineering Scholarships

2 Students Awarded Engineering Scholarships

Ricardo Graham-Ward and Seth Wilson have been revealed as the winners of the Bermuda Association of Professional Engineers [BAPE] Scholarship. The scholarship committee originally narrowed the applicants down from eleven to five, before interviewing and selecting Mr. Graham-Ward and Mr. Wilson as the recipients. Scholarship recipients Ricardo Graham-Ward... Read more of this article

Aug 23: PLP Hosting Back To School Fun Day

Aug 23: PLP Hosting Back To School Fun Day

The PLP will be hosting a Back to School Fun-Day on August 23rd at Victor Scott Primary School from 12 noon to 4 pm. A spokesperson said, “The Progressive Labour Party believes strongly in the value of educating Bermuda’s young people; they are the youth of today and the leaders of tomorrow. The summer vacation is almost over and soon it... Read more of this article

Caines Brothers Hosting “Back 2 School” Event

Caines Brothers Hosting “Back 2 School” Event

Caines Brothers Productions and 5 Star Barbershop are getting set to host a “Back 2 School” event on September 4 at the St. Paul’s Centennial Hall on Court Street, with free school supplies to be handed out while barbers will be on hand in order to offer free haircuts to boys aged 4-18 as they prepare to head back to school. A post... Read more of this article

Teachers Union To “Engage In Industrial Action”

Teachers Union To “Engage In Industrial Action”

The Department of Education said they received notice from the Bermuda Union of Teachers [BUT] regarding their intention to “engage in industrial action” next month in relation to a disciplinary matter. A spokesperson said, “The Department of Education has received a Notice from the General Secretary of the Bermuda Union of Teachers regarding... Read more of this article

Brianna Buchanan Earns KPMG Scholarship

Brianna Buchanan Earns KPMG Scholarship

KPMG in Bermuda has revealed that this year’s KPMG Scholarship has been awarded to Brianna Buchanan, a 2011 graduate of Bermuda Institute who is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance, at the University of Alabama. Ms. Buchanan also plans to obtain her Masters Degree in Accounting. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

School Maintenance Will Be Completed On Time

School Maintenance Will Be Completed On Time

Considerable progress has been made on the school summer maintenance programme and the work will be completed on time, Minister of Public Works Patricia Gordon-Pamplin Minister Gordon-Pamplin said, “The Buildings section has deployed its entire staff to complete planned maintenance and address various defects within the schools designated for... Read more of this article

Upcoming: Historical Heartbeats Lecture Series

Upcoming: Historical Heartbeats Lecture Series

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs is getting set to host a lecture titled “Reparation, Psychological Rehabilitation, and Pedagogical Strategies, with all those interested invited to attend. The lecture will be delivered by Dr. Verene Shepherd on Tuesday, September 9 at the Bermuda Society of the Arts at City Hall, with the reception... Read more of this article

Shadow Minister Visits Woodwork Camp

Shadow Minister Visits Woodwork Camp

The Woodworks Carpentry Training Centre is hosting a summer programme for students aged 13 and up during June, July and August at their training centre in Southside, St David’s. The camp was run by Mr. Alma Hunt and his partner Mr. Quinton Burrows, and as the summer programme came to its conclusion on Friday, the group had a visit by Shadow Education... Read more of this article

People’s Campaign To Host Youth Symposium

People’s Campaign To Host Youth Symposium

The People’s Campaign for Equality, Jobs and Justice is inviting members of the public to empower themselves at their Youth Empowerment Symposium which will be held on Saturday [Aug 16]. The Symposium aims to encourage young Bermudians to become more involved in their social and economic well-being by creating personal value and value for the community.A... Read more of this article

Validus & Bascome To Hold Football Camp

Validus & Bascome To Hold Football Camp

Validus Holdings and Bascome Enterprise have revealed the Validus Power of One football camp, set to be held from August 18 through August 22 at Somersfield Academy. Players from 10 to 15 years of age will participate in the camp, which combines football development with business learning, civic engagement, social skills and education. A spokesperson... Read more of this article


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