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Zane DeSilva To Host Back To School Event

Zane DeSilva To Host Back To School Event

Southampton East MP Zane DeSilva will be hosting his 12th annual Back to School event tomorrow [Sept 6] from 4.30pm to 7.30pm at Southampton Rangers, and everyone is invited to attend the event, which is set to feature games, face painting, food, fun castles, school supplies, extreme sports games, and more. Related StoriesVideo: MP Zane... Read more of this article

PRIDE Staff Members Complete Training Course

PRIDE Staff Members Complete Training Course

Three staff members at a charity helping to empower Bermuda’s children to make healthy decisions have successfully completed an international training course – allowing them to train school staff in methods to reduce student behaviour problems. Lisa Brewster, Marina Sousa and Samantha Smith, who all work for PRIDE Bermuda, recently undertook the... Read more of this article

Education Dept Temporarily Relocates In Hamilton

Education Dept Temporarily Relocates In Hamilton

The Ministry and the Department of Education said they have “temporarily relocated their offices to 44 Church Street in Hamilton.” “The telephone service and email are operational. For a full staff listing visit www.moed.bm. The main switchboard can be reached at 278-3300,” a spokesperson said. Their offices were previously located... Read more of this article

Video: Caines & Five Star On Back to School

Video: Caines & Five Star On Back to School

The Caines’ Brothers and Five Star Barbershop provided an overview of their upcoming Back to School Extravaganza to be held on Thursday [Sept 6] with students being offered haircuts, hair braiding, free year membership to the Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo, free dental screenings, a free library card and more. A spokesperson said, “This... Read more of this article

Continental Society Award Three Scholarships

Continental Society Award Three Scholarships

The Continental Society of Bermuda has awarded bursaries to three students to assist them with university. The winners are Krishun Douglas-Henry, Tae-Eja Bean and Kayjuna Lema. Mr Douglas-Henry won the top prize and received a $6,000 bursary. Ms Bean was the second place winner of a $4,000 bursary and Ms Lema won a $1,000 bursary. They were selected... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: City Back To School Event

Photos & Video: City Back To School Event

[Updated with photos] The City of Hamilton held a free Back to School event at the City Hall grounds this afternoon [Sept 1] in order to celebrate the start of the new school year, with a variety of fun activities and giveaways, as well as musical entertainment, refreshments, games and more. We will post a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime... Read more of this article

Bank Foundation Changes Scholarship Approach

Bank Foundation Changes Scholarship Approach

The Bank of Bermuda Foundation has changed its process for awarding scholarships to Bermuda’s students, with a focus on its newly developed ‘Theory of Change.’ “The philanthropic organisation recently underwent an intensive strategic planning process, out of which a new and innovative direction for grant giving and scholarship awards... Read more of this article

Back To School Gathering On September 6

Back To School Gathering On September 6

There will be a free ‘Back to School Gathering’ on Thursday, September 6th from 5.30pm to 7.00pm at the Bermuda College Student Hall. Glenn Fubler from Imagine Bermuda said, “As families with school-age young people, engage in preparation for the start a new school year, a collaboration of stakeholder organizations has pulled together a free event... Read more of this article

Appleby Legal Education, Bursary Award Winners

Appleby Legal Education, Bursary Award Winners

Appleby announced the two recipients of their Legal Education Awards, who will be commencing their two-year training contract with Appleby in 2019, with Ashley Bento and Monica Kelly both receiving the honour. Appleby also said they are “pleased to acknowledge our Legal Education Bursary recipients, who will receive a summer internship opportunity. “For... Read more of this article

Smith & Simmons Awarded WQ Scholarships

Smith & Simmons Awarded WQ Scholarships

Wakefield Quin [WQ] has awarded its 2018 Legal Scholarships to Ojeda Smith and Aqueelah Simmons. Ms. Smith, a summer intern for WQ, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology from Nottingham Trent University in the United Kingdom in July 2018. She reflects, “I realized, towards the end of the second year of my Criminology degree, that I had... Read more of this article

City Of Hamilton To Host Back To School Event

City Of Hamilton To Host Back To School Event

The City of Hamilton will host a Back to School event at City Hall this Saturday, September 1st from 1pm – 6pm. The event will offer up free school supplies, frees haircuts and hairdos and there will be entertainment and games to enjoy with prizes and gift vouchers from local retailers to be won. Glenn Jones will host the event with the Simons Brothers,... Read more of this article

Governor Congratulates Hatfield On Award

Governor Congratulates Hatfield On Award

Governor John Rankin welcomed Stratton Hatfield to Government House to congratulate him on the award of Chevening Scholarship, with Mr Hatfield set to undertake a Masters in Sustainability, Entrepreneurship and Design at Brunel University.Government House posted these photos online, saying, “Last week His Excellency the Governor, John Rankin, welcomed... Read more of this article

Wright Awarded St George’s Council Scholarship

Wright Awarded St George’s Council Scholarship

Zoe Wright, a student at the University of Bristol, was recently awarded this year’s St. George’s Parish Council Scholarship. A spokesperson said, “Zoe Wright is this year’s recipient for the St. George’s Parish Council Scholarship in the amount of $5,000.00. Zoe will be entering her final year in the BSc degree in Economics and Management... Read more of this article