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BIOS Announces 2019 Bermuda Program Interns

BIOS Announces 2019 Bermuda Program Interns

Each year a handful of Bermudian students are selected to participate in the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences [BIOS] Bermuda Program, which offers an excellent experience to work alongside top experts in the field. This program, which began in 1976, offers students the opportunity to broaden their knowledge of marine and atmospheric sciences by working... Read more of this article

Free FinTech Seminar For College Students

Free FinTech Seminar For College Students

The Government is offering a free two day seminar later this month for college/university students entitled ‘Fundamentals of FinTech.’ A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Government is offering a free two day seminar on June 24th and 25th, for college/university students of any age, entitled Fundamentals of FinTech. The seminar... Read more of this article

Six Students Selected For Chubb Internship

Six Students Selected For Chubb Internship

The Chubb Select internship, now in its seventh year, announced their six 2019 interns, with James Amaral, Diarra Franks, Dylan Muldoon, Aaron Rego, Leah Smith, and Danielle Wall all taking part in the programme. Chubb Select is a well-established insurance internship aimed at talented Bermudian university students who are considering a career in the... Read more of this article

Elliot Students Visit BMA For Currency Lesson

Elliot Students Visit BMA For Currency Lesson

Students from Elliot Primary School visited the Bermuda Monetary Authority for a lesson in Bermuda’s currency. The students were also given an interactive tour of the Authority’s Museum. Ten P2 students from Ms. Bean’s class at Elliot Primary School recently visited the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] for a lesson in Bermuda’s currency and... Read more of this article

SPS Teams Up With BAMZ For Educational Tours

SPS Teams Up With BAMZ For Educational Tours

Support Public Schools Bermuda [SPS.bm] recently teamed up with the Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS] to provide historical and ecological boat tours to some public school students. A spokesperson said, “SPS.bm [Support Public Schools Bermuda] was excited to link up an anonymous supporter with the Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS] to provide historical... Read more of this article

Photos: Whitney Institute School Career Fair

Photos: Whitney Institute School Career Fair

The Whitney Institute Middle School held their Career Fair on Friday [June 14] with the morning session seeing multiple businesses having display booths set up with staff answering questions from the students, and Bermuda Police Service community officers. The afternoon session saw demonstrations by the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service with students... Read more of this article

Photos: CedarBridge Celebrates Literacy Success

Photos: CedarBridge Celebrates Literacy Success

CedarBridge Academy, along with sponsors the Hamilton Rotarians and Achieve 3000 representatives, said they were pleased to celebrate 20 students on June 14th at the school. “Achieve 3000 provides equity for all students. It is the only patented cloud-based solution that delivers daily differentiated instruction for non-fiction reading and writing”,... Read more of this article

Five Nurses Complete Asthma Diploma Course

Five Nurses Complete Asthma Diploma Course

Five nurses recently completed a six-month asthma diploma course, including Tiffany DeSilva [KEMH Catlin-Lindo], Alien Guilas [KEMH IV team], Kedese McPherson [KEMH maternity], Aashiqa Mehta-Smith [KEMH Gosling], and Trevor Bend [Department of Corrections]. A spokesperson said, “The diploma course was made available in Bermuda through sponsorship... Read more of this article

Armstrong & Tatem Awarded Exchange Bursaries

Armstrong & Tatem Awarded Exchange Bursaries

The Board of Directors of the Walter S. Saul Youth Exchange Bursary announced two 2019 recipients of the annual award. Aleston Armstrong Jr of CedarBridge Academy and Seon Tatem of the Berkeley Institute, are this year’s winners of the bursary [registered charity 993] that was established last year by Rotary Exchange alumni to provide financial backing... Read more of this article

CedarBridge & Ocean View Graduation Event

CedarBridge & Ocean View Graduation Event

Students from CedarBridge Academy recently had a surprise visit from professional footballer Nahki Wells, who stopped in to greet the students before preparing to tee off as the school and Ocean View Golf Course teamed up to mark their second graduating event. A spokesperson said, “As CedarBridge Academy and Ocean View Golf Course continue to... Read more of this article

LSM & CPC Sponsor West Pembroke Breakfast

LSM & CPC Sponsor West Pembroke Breakfast

Liberty Specialty Markets [LSM] Bermuda, in partnership with the Coalition for Protection of Children [CPC], recently sponsored a hot breakfast at West Pembroke Primary School, with seven LSM volunteers attending the school to serve hot breakfast to the students during the end of year exams on June 11.Steve Horton, President of LSM Bermuda, said,... Read more of this article

Deloitte Provides Math Tutoring To Students

Deloitte Provides Math Tutoring To Students

On June 7, 2019, Deloitte and Harrington Sound Primary school marked the successful completion of the first Guided Math Program. During the academic year, Deloitte volunteers attended classes each Tuesday to support the Mastery in Mathematics project. The purpose of this new initiative has been to improve students’ attainment and enjoyment in mathematics... Read more of this article

College Students Attend Reinsurance Seminar

College Students Attend Reinsurance Seminar

Bermuda College students joined 300 actuaries and technical staff at a reinsurance seminar last week to learn about the most relevant issues facing the property-casualty insurance and reinsurance industries. The associate degree students – Jordan DeShields [Actuarial Science], Atiya Furqan [Actuarial Science], Nisha Smith [Business] and Ken-nie Trott... Read more of this article