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$480,000 In Scholarships Awarded To Students

$480,000 In Scholarships Awarded To Students

The Bermuda Foundation for Insurance Studies [BFIS] recently awarded more than $480,000 in scholarship funding to 15 students, bringing the total amount that the Foundation has given out since it was formed to more than $5 million, all funded by the insurance industry. A spokesperson said, “Over 60 guests attended the Bermuda Foundation For Insurance... Read more of this article

PLP Congratulates College On 40th Anniversary

PLP Congratulates College On 40th Anniversary

Shadow Education Minister Lovitta Foggo recently took the time to congratulate the Bermuda College for its 40 years of service within the community, representing the Progressive Labour Party [PLP] as a whole in her statement. Ms. Foggo said, “On behalf of the Progressive Labour Party, I would like to congratulate the Bermuda College for its 40... Read more of this article

Butterfield Names 2014 Scholarship Winners

Butterfield Names 2014 Scholarship Winners

The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited today announced that its Sir Harry D. Butterfield Undergraduate and Sir A. Dudley Spurling Postgraduate Scholarships have been awarded to Victoria Clarke and Marlena Tucker, respectively. Victoria is a recent graduate of the International Baccalaureate programme at Bermuda High School for Girls, and in... Read more of this article

Video: Dr. Gibbons Outlines Middle School Plan

Video: Dr. Gibbons Outlines Middle School Plan

Following the revealing of the Middle School Transformation Plan, a set of guidelines designed to improve Bermuda’s middle schools, in the House of Assembly on Friday [July 18], Minister of Education and Economic Development Dr. Grant Gibbons and Acting Commissioner of Education Dr. Lou Matthews took the time to highlight a school performance audit... Read more of this article

BHF Scholarships Awarded To James, Simons

BHF Scholarships Awarded To James, Simons

The Bermuda Health Foundation recently hosted its 12th Annual Salute to Service Award Luncheon and scholarship presentation. This year’s Salute to Service Awardee was Mrs. Bernella Williams, mother, grandmother, nurse and ardent church worker. Two scholarships were presented this year in the amount of $7,500.00 each. The recipients were Isaac James... Read more of this article

Minister On Bermuda College 40th Anniversary

Minister On Bermuda College 40th Anniversary

In the House of Assembly yesterday [July 18], Minister of Education and Economic Development Dr. Grant Gibbons congratulated the Bermuda College on the upcoming celebration of their 40th anniversary, highlighting a number of public events that the institution will be hosting in order to recognize the occasion. Dr. Gibbons said, “On July 22, 2014,... Read more of this article

Dr. Gibbons: Middle School Transformation Plan

Dr. Gibbons: Middle School Transformation Plan

In the House of Assembly today [July 18], Minister of Education and Economic Development Dr. Grant Gibbons spoke about the Middle School Transformation Plan, a set of guidelines designed to improve Bermuda’s middle schools, helping the students who attend them to benefit more from their general education. Dr. Gibbons said, “The Middle School... Read more of this article

Summer Employment Programme Underway

Summer Employment Programme Underway

The 2014 Summer Employment Programme [SEP] organised by the Ministry of Home Affairs is now well underway, with 150 Bermudian college and university interns working throughout government, the private sector, and the island’s local non-profit and charitable organizations. A spokesperson said, “Today [July 14], Minister of Home Affairs Michael... Read more of this article

Dr. Gibbons Tables Bermuda College Finances

Dr. Gibbons Tables Bermuda College Finances

In the House of Assembly today [July 11], Minister of Education and Economic Development Dr. Grant Gibbons tabled the 2006 to 2009 Audited Financial Statements for the Bermuda College, detailing the institution’s financial situation during that time period. Dr. Gibbons said, “For the audited year ending March 31, 2009, the financial statements... Read more of this article

ACE Scholarships: Deondre Trott & Eron Woods

ACE Scholarships: Deondre Trott & Eron Woods

The ACE Foundation–Bermuda has revealed this year’s Robert Clements/ACE Scholarship and ACE/Bermuda College Education Award recipients, with Deondre Trott and Eron Woods receiving scholarships, allowing them to pursue their post-secondary educations with a focus on continuing their academic excellence. Deondre Trott is the 2014 Robert Clements/ACE... Read more of this article


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