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Fulbright Award Opportunities For Bermudians

Fulbright Award Opportunities For Bermudians

The U.S. Consulate announced that Bermudians can apply for postgraduate study or research through the US-UK. Fulbright Commission. A spokesperson said, “Bermudians are eligible to apply for funding to study in the United States if they hold a U.K. passport, and are not U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. The application deadline for the... Read more of this article

Teen Sails Around Island In Fundraiser Event

Teen Sails Around Island In Fundraiser Event

It was a case of sailing rather than running around the rugged rocks that make up the Bermuda chain. And the fact the young mariner who accomplished this feat is just 13, and her sailboat a tiny eight-foot Optimist, makes her accomplishment all the more special. Warwick Academy student Rachael Betschart embarked on what proved to a 10-hour circumnavigation... Read more of this article

Football: Teyah Lindo Scores In USCB Win

Football: Teyah Lindo Scores In USCB Win

Bermuda’s Teyah Lindo scored for her University of South Carolina Beaufort women’s soccer team as they defeated Thomas by a score of 3-2. The school’s match report said, “Behind a two-goal second half, USCB women’s soccer extended its winning streak to three straight, as the Sand Sharks claimed a Sun Conference victory over... Read more of this article

Nahki Wells Featured In Football League Paper

Nahki Wells Featured In Football League Paper

An interview with Bermudian footballer Nahki Wells was recently featured in the Football League Paper. The article, written by Tom Dean, opens by saying, “QPR striker Nahki Wells is in goal-grabbing mood this season – and believes manager Mark Warburton deserves a chunk of the credit. “The 29-year-old had netted six times in six Championship... Read more of this article

Bermuda Arts Council Awards Ceremony Held

Bermuda Arts Council Awards Ceremony Held

Last evening, the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo formally opened the Bermuda Arts Council [BAC] Awards ceremony, where individuals who have made significant creative and artistic contributions were honoured.During the event, Minister Foggo, recognized the following individuals:Lifetime Achievement Award: Sheilagh... Read more of this article

Kraft Cares Campaign Raises $4,689 For BCHC

Kraft Cares Campaign Raises $4,689 For BCHC

Kraft Heinz and Butterfield & Vallis recently completed the second quarter of their Kraft Cares Campaign. For a limited time, with the purchase of any Kraft Cheese product at stores throughout Bermuda, a percentage of sales was accrued to be donated to Bermuda Cancer and Health, and last week, a cheque was presented to Bermuda Cancer and Health... Read more of this article

Zeiko Lewis Named Offensive Player Of The Year

Zeiko Lewis Named Offensive Player Of The Year

Zeiko Lewis has been named Charleston Battery’s “Offensive Player of the Year,” with the club noting the Bermudian footballer has the “ability to score sensational goals.” The club’s announcement said, “Lewis burst onto the scene for the Black and Yellow scoring seventeen minutes into his regular-season debut for the Battery against... Read more of this article

Video: Clemons Scores Twice In Bodens BK Win

Video: Clemons Scores Twice In Bodens BK Win

Bermuda’s Willie Clemons made an excellent showing, scoring twice to help his Bodens BK team defeat Karlstad BK by a score of 4 – 2 in Sweden. Clemons first goal was in the 71st minute and he then scored again in the final minutes to help his team claim the victory. Related StoriesVideo: Goalkeeper Detre Bell Makes Key Saves Videos:... Read more of this article

Third Point Re Volunteers Time & Donates $40K

Third Point Re Volunteers Time & Donates $40K

Staff of Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. swapped their desks and computers for cleaning and gardening tools last week as they helped clean up Trunk Island, the Bermuda Zoological Society’s [BZS] “living classroom” in Harrington Sound, with the company also announcing that it will make a $40,000 donation to the project. A total of 19 staff members... Read more of this article

MSA Wins Point House Mural Competition

MSA Wins Point House Mural Competition

Mount Saint Agnes Academy has come out top in the Point House School Mural Project, an initiative of the Green family in partnership with the Bermuda National Gallery [BNG]. The contest, which was open to all middle schools on the island, saw teams of up to ten students paint murals on sections of wooden hoardings in Albuoys Park on Thursday 17th and... Read more of this article

Bermuda Poet Miller Publishes New Collection

Bermuda Poet Miller Publishes New Collection

Bermudian poet Nancy Anne Miller has recently published the eighth collection of her verse, Tide Tables. American/French poet George Hobson says the poems collected in her new book represent, in part, an “impassioned quest to express her several cultural allegiances, to Bermuda, England, and America.” In an advance review of Tide Tables... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Beijing International Triathlon

Flora Duffy Wins Beijing International Triathlon

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has added yet another international win to her resume, racing to victory in the 2019 Beijing International Triathlon this weekend in China. Duffy clocked a time of 17:00 on the swim, then recorded a time of 1:03:51 on the bike course, before closing out with a run time of 38:45, recording an overall time of 2:04.54. “I... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy

Photos & Video: Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy

[Updated with photos] Rayquon Woodley-Smith & Tamia Place were last night [Oct 19] crowned Mr. & Miss CedarBridge Academy 2019-2020. Fifteen senior students vied for the illustrious crown and title of Mr. and Miss CedarBridge Academy at a crowd filled Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts. CedarBridge Academy senior girls Atiya Furqan,... Read more of this article