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Students Project Raises Funds For Charities

Students Project Raises Funds For Charities

A school project to design and build a contemporary table is set to raise funds for four charities through a silent auction. Saltus SGY1 Design and Technology students Christian Truran, Owen DeCosta, Jared Souza and Charlie Gravestock were all told to “design a new style of a contemporary table of commercial quality that can be sold [via silent auction]... Read more of this article

Mr & Miss CedarBridge Pageant To Be Held

Mr & Miss CedarBridge Pageant To Be Held

Ten outstanding young men and women will take part in the Mr. & Miss CedarBridge pageant on Saturday, February 9th at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts at 7.00pm. “The theme describes all of our young people, ‘King and Queens of Excellence.’ The pageant is geared towards building the confidence of our contestants,... Read more of this article

Zär’a Cardell Training And Teaching Python

Zär’a Cardell Training And Teaching Python

For many of us, when we hear the word ‘Python’, we think of a slithery creature, but for 22-year-old Zär’a Cardell, it’s a computer programming language which he uses every day at work. Last month, Mr Cardell returned from a week of training in Python at the General Assembly in New York, training that was funded, in part, by the Department... Read more of this article

Devonshire Parish Council Awards Scholarships

Devonshire Parish Council Awards Scholarships

The members of the Devonshire Parish Council Scholarship Committee have selected four outstanding individuals to receive their Spring 2019 Scholarship. “The four recipients distinguished themselves through their passion, commitment and determination to excel in their chosen area of study. This year’s awardees are Davina Cannonier, Kyesja Hypolite,... Read more of this article

B.U.T. Celebrates A Century Of Shaping Lives

B.U.T. Celebrates A Century Of Shaping Lives

[Written by Vejay Steede] Conceived at the gravesite of Miss Rosa Butterfield in 1919, the Bermuda Union of Teachers has forged a story to be celebrated, commemorated, and awed by. As the story goes: having grown utterly distraught by watching several of their colleagues in the teaching profession pass before their time [Miss Butterfield was just 43... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BFRS At Elliot Career Day

Photos & Video: BFRS At Elliot Career Day

Elliot Primary School held their Career Fair yesterday [Jan 24] with representatives from many different career choices including businesses, services and Government departments available to share information with the students.The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] also joined many others at the event and did a controlled fire fighting display,... Read more of this article

Impact Mentoring To Host Open Houses

Impact Mentoring To Host Open Houses

Since 2006 when Impact Mentoring Academy opened its doors, it’s mission has been to provide an environment and experience for Bermuda’s Young men to develop the unique potential that lives in all of them. Impact encourages the community to learn the unique system they’ve developed that aims puts Bermuda’s young men on their path to greatness,... Read more of this article

African Foundation Timeline Exhibition At BSOA

African Foundation Timeline Exhibition At BSOA

Ashay University, in collaboration with Citizens Uprooting Racism in Bermuda [CURB], will be presenting the Mobile African Foundation Timeline Exhibit at the Bermuda Society of Arts. “Located on the third floor of City Hall in Hamilton, the exhibit runs from Friday, February 8th to Tuesday, February 19th, 2019. The 16-foot long, 4-feet high timeline... Read more of this article

Bermuda Teacher Induction Programme

Bermuda Teacher Induction Programme

On Monday, the Minister of Education Diallo Rabain visited Clearwater Middle School to meet with teachers and mentors from the Bermuda Teacher Induction Programme. The Ministry said, “The Programme — which formally began in 1989 — was the result of a collaborative effort between the Ministry of Education and the Bermuda Union of Teachers,... Read more of this article

Dr Thompson To Host Seminars On Parenting

Dr Thompson To Host Seminars On Parenting

Saltus will welcome back Dr. Michael Thompson, renowned psychologist and co-author of many popular parenting books including New York Best Seller – ‘Raising Cain’ on Tuesday, 29th January 2019. Dr. Thompson has been working with the school since 2017 to provide parents, teachers, and students with tools to aid young people in navigating the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Elliot Primary School Career Fair

Photos & Video: Elliot Primary School Career Fair

[Updated with photos] Elliot Primary School is holding their Career Fair today [Jan 24] and we will have more information and a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 5-minute replay is below Related StoriesPhotos/Video:... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Science Week From Jan 29-31

Bermuda College Science Week From Jan 29-31

Bermuda College’s Science Week 2019 is set to be held from January 29 – 31 with their Public Forum Science Lecture on Wednesday, January 30. Bermudian biochemist, Dr. Carika Weldon is the Corange Science Week guest speaker. Her topic: “Knowing your Genetic Code; How DNA Sequencing is Becoming More Personal”, will explore the new technological... Read more of this article

Column: Senator Jason Hayward On Education

Column: Senator Jason Hayward On Education

[Opinion column written by Junior Minister of Education Senator Jason Hayward] As the government seeks to grow and diversify our economy, we must ensure that our youth have every opportunity to be full participants in the economy of today and tomorrow’s Bermuda. Whether it is ensuring the education systems has the resources to be effective, expanding... Read more of this article