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‘Aliens Become Smitten With The Local Rum’

‘Aliens Become Smitten With The Local Rum’

A mockumentary will investigates ‘claims’ that aliens are landing in Bermuda, with the aliens subsequently becoming smitten with the local rum, abducting locals, and getting on mopeds and driving around “like idiots.” These interesting ‘claims’ will be explored at the Bermudian Heartbeats Lecture Series “Film Night:... Read more of this article

New York Presbyterian To Hold Medical CME

New York Presbyterian To Hold Medical CME

New York Presbyterian Hospital [NYP] will be holding a medical CME event in Bermuda offering five international CME credits to medical professionals. With more than one hundred attendees signed up, talks will be given by five top NYP doctors on various topics regarding the latest advances in medicine when the event takes place on February 3 at the Hamilton... Read more of this article

‘Powerful Messages’ At Men Of God Meetup

‘Powerful Messages’ At Men Of God Meetup

On Saturday, men and women gathered together at Heritage Worship Center to respond to the call of mentorship in Bermuda by Youth Vision Promotions. “With powerful messages from speakers Dr. Ernest Peets, Pastor Daron Lowe, Former inmate Andre Minors, Legendary Hall of Fame Boxer Clarence Hill, Elder Thomas Smith, Singer Huntley Septimus, Youth... Read more of this article

TEDx Youth Event To Be Held On January 27

TEDx Youth Event To Be Held On January 27

TEDx is getting set to present a Youth@Devonshire event on Saturday [Jan 27] at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute, with  presentations from Glenn Jones and Yusef Bushara. Presenters:The Bermuda Tourism Authority’s Glenn Jones describes how the vibrant tourism industry re-emerging in Bermuda can improve the quality of life for island... Read more of this article

“The Art of Fashion” Lecture On January 24

“The Art of Fashion” Lecture On January 24

The Bermudian Heartbeats Lecture Series will present “The Art of Fashion” on Wednesday, January 24 at 6.00pm at the Bermuda Society of Arts, City Hall. “Get first-hand insight into the creative minds of Bermudian fashion designers as they discuss their inspiration and influences in crafting their unique styles. Featuring James R Lee [Xoetique],... Read more of this article

“What Keeps Directors Up At Night?” Seminar

“What Keeps Directors Up At Night?” Seminar

Oyster consultants, Henry Komansky and Michelle Cardwell were panelists during the seminar “What Keeps Directors Up at Night?”, which was moderated by Rochelle Simons, who is the chair of the Institute of Directors Bermuda branch. This seminar jointly sponsored with Freisenbruch-Meyer Group explored the challenges Directors face, including personal... Read more of this article

2 Hour Video: Youth Debate & Community Forum

2 Hour Video: Youth Debate & Community Forum

The Bermuda Community Foundation [BCF] is holding a Showcase Youth Debate and Community Discussion on income inequality this evening [Nov 27] with international author Chuck Collins. His book, “Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good”, takes a close and... Read more of this article

BCF To Host Discussions On Income Inequality

BCF To Host Discussions On Income Inequality

International author Chuck Collins, an activist in the field of inequality and the wealth gap, will visit Bermuda for three days next week at the invitation of the Bermuda Community Foundation [BCF]. During his stay he will meet with economists, bankers and philanthropists, as well as experts in the public, private and nonprofit sectors. “We invited... Read more of this article

Dany Pen To Speak At Final ThinkFest Event

Dany Pen To Speak At Final ThinkFest Event

ThinkMedia announced that the next and final ThinkFest event, on Sunday, November 26, is a presentation entitled “Mental Health of Cambodian Survivors After the Khmer Rouge Genocide, Enslavement and Imprisonment: The Ethics of the Cambodian Language translated in Psychology” to be delivered by artist and MSc candidate Dany Pen. An educator, activist... Read more of this article

Author Chuck Collins To Speak On Living Wage

Author Chuck Collins To Speak On Living Wage

The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the Bermuda Community Foundation [BCF] to host a breakfast panel discussion featuring international author Chuck Collins, an activist in the field of inequality and the wealth gap. The BCF is hosting Mr. Collins in Bermuda for a three-day visit during which he is scheduled to meet with a wide range... Read more of this article

Should Bermuda Care About Climate Change?

Should Bermuda Care About Climate Change?

Meteorology expert Dr Mark Guishard is to deliver a presentation on climate change at the next instalment of ThinkFest. The presentation, titled “Should Bermuda Care about Climate Change?” begins at 5 pm at the Bermuda College’s North Hall Lecture Theatre on Sunday, November 19. Mark Guishard, PhD, leads the Risk Prediction Initiative at the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Local Architectural Firm Talks Bermuda Design

Local Architectural Firm Talks Bermuda Design

Nearly 300 hospitality industry executives gathered recently at the Hamilton Princess for the seventh annual HVS Caribbean Hospitality Investment and Operations Summit, a conference dedicated to everything relating to investing in and operating hospitality in the Caribbean. A spokesperson said, “Local architectural firm OBM International [OBMI]... Read more of this article

Sherlock To Speak On Ghana At ThinkFest

Sherlock To Speak On Ghana At ThinkFest

Quinton Sherlock, MSc, made a name for himself in Bermuda as a golfer and now he is using golf to transform lives in the Republic of Ghana with his own youth development foundation. And residents will have an opportunity to hear of his work, its impact and reflect on the legacy of colonialism in the West African country at the next ThinkFest on November... Read more of this article