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Jones & Daley Awarded Scholarships By ILS

Jones & Daley Awarded Scholarships By ILS

ILS [Bermuda] today announced Bermuda College students Bathsheba Jones and Khaleel Daley as the recipients of ILS Bermuda Scholarships enabling them to enrol in the Bermuda Insurance Institute ‘Career Pathways’ education initiative. Bathsheba Jones graduated from CedarBridge Academy in 2016 and is currently enrolled in the A.S. in Business Administration... Read more of this article

Photos: School Students ‘Pass The Baton’

Photos: School Students ‘Pass The Baton’

Yesterday, in collaboration with Principals from Senior and Middle Schools, Imagine Bermuda held the ‘Passing of the Baton’ with students passing the baton to each other to symbolise being “connected and strengthened through the legacy of many others.” Glenn Fubler said, “In collaboration with Principals from Senior & Middle... Read more of this article

59 Primary Students Earn Coding Certificates

59 Primary Students Earn Coding Certificates

ConnecTech, Hamilton Insurance Group and the Ministry of Education have celebrated dozens of primary school students who completed a ten-week pilot programme in basic coding. Students at nine public primary schools attended lunchtime sessions from January this year until mid-March, completing a curriculum created by the tech incubator that included... Read more of this article

Photos: School Student Leaders Honoured

Photos: School Student Leaders Honoured

Minister of Education and Workforce Development and Acting Commissioner of Education Kalmar Richards recently hosted a Youth Empowerment Seminar to recognise student leaders in all public schools, with more than 100 students and their parents attending the event, held at CedarBridge Academy. Minister Rabain said, “Service to your school community... Read more of this article

New Scholarship For University Of St. Andrews

New Scholarship For University Of St. Andrews

Premier David Burt and the Minister of Education & Workforce Development Diallo Rabain said they are “extremely pleased to announce the introduction of a new prestigious scholarship for attendance at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland.” “This scholarship was made possible by the generous donation of long-time Bermuda resident,... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: BIOS Robotics Challenge

Photos & Results: BIOS Robotics Challenge

A total of twenty-two teams from eight schools – including two new teams from Bermuda College – met recently at the National Sports Centre for the 2018 Marine Advanced Technology in Education [MATE] Bermuda Regional Remotely Operated Vehicle [ROV] Challenge. A spokesperson said, “The program, hosted by the Bermuda Institute of Ocean... Read more of this article

Video: Students Receive Coding Certificates

Video: Students Receive Coding Certificates

[Updated with photos] The Ministry of Education and Workforce Development, Hamilton Insurance Group and Connectech hosted a presentation this afternoon [March 26], with students from a number of primary schools receiving their certificates after completing coding classes. The event has just concluded, and we will add more information as able, and in... Read more of this article

Annual School Lunch Challenge Awards Held

Annual School Lunch Challenge Awards Held

Awards were distributed at the annual School Lunch Challenge recently, with the ceremony being attended by Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain and the Minister of Health Kim Wilson. A spokesperson said, “An important Government initiative aimed at halting an alarming trend in Bermuda has received a boost, with awards... Read more of this article

BHS To Host STEAM Open House On March 28

BHS To Host STEAM Open House On March 28

Bermuda High School for Girls [BHS] will be hosting a STEAM [Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Maths] open house event on Wednesday, March 28 from 8.30am to 9.30am. A spokesperson said, “BHS will be hosting an open house next week on Wednesday, March 28 for students interested in joining Year 7 in September 2019. From 8:30am to 9:30am,... Read more of this article

Police Investigate Burglaries At Primary Schools

Police Investigate Burglaries At Primary Schools

Police are investigating burglaries at Victor Scott Primary School, Paget Primary School and West Pembroke Primary School, and anyone with information is asked to contact them. A police spokesperson said, “Detectives are currently conducting inquiries into reported burglaries at Victor Scott Primary School, Paget Primary School and West Pembroke Primary... Read more of this article

Paralympian Jessica Lewis Inspires Students

Paralympian Jessica Lewis Inspires Students

Before you can accomplish anything in life, you have to believe in yourself and advocate for your own strengths and capabilities – that is the inspirational message Bermudian Paralympic Athlete Jessica Lewis shared with local students this week. Ms Lewis spoke to hundreds of young people from Berkeley Institute, Dellwood Middle School, Sandy’s... Read more of this article

CedarBridge To Hold Vocational Career Fair

CedarBridge To Hold Vocational Career Fair

CedarBridge Academy will hold its annual Vocational Career Fair on Thursday, March 29th. A spokesperson said, “CedarBridge Academy will be hosting its annual Vocational Career Fair, inviting employers to showcase their business and provide students with an opportunity to converse with prospective employers. “All students are invited to attend the... Read more of this article

BCLS To Host Workshops With Yesha Townsend

BCLS To Host Workshops With Yesha Townsend

The Bermuda College Literary Society [BCLS], in conjunction with the Division of Arts & Science, will be hosting a visit by Bermudian writer and spoken word artist Yesha Townsend on March 27 and 28th. Ms Townsend’s work has been published both locally and overseas, and she has served as mentor and coach for the Bermuda National Youth Poetry... Read more of this article