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Construction Begins On $3.8M College Centre

Construction Begins On $3.8M College Centre

Construction of the new Career Development Centre at Bermuda College has “officially commenced,” with the project — which will include a 3,542 sq. foot addition with a number of state-of-the-art features — made possible thanks to a $3.8 million donation from several Bermuda-based re/insurers. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Transitions To Remote Learning

Bermuda College Transitions To Remote Learning

Bermuda College has announced that it “has transitioned to remote learning and working until further notice, following the recent uptake of Covid cases.” “All students will receive instruction by remote learning, effective Monday, March 29,” a spokesperson said. “The College switchboard will remain open to handle telephone... Read more of this article

March 25: Eco Lunch & Learn Presentation

March 25: Eco Lunch & Learn Presentation

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] and the Bermuda College will host the third in their Eco Lunch & Learn series presentation on Thursday [March 25] from 1.00pm to 2.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] and the Bermuda College are very pleased to announce the third in their... Read more of this article

“Literacy, Language Variation And Poverty”

“Literacy, Language Variation And Poverty”

The “intersection of literacy, language variation, and poverty” will be explored in Bermuda College’s second Literacy Series workshop. “Dr. Julie Washington, Director of the Dialect, Poverty and Academic Success Lab at the University of California, Irvine [UCI] believes that language provides the foundation for the development of... Read more of this article

College Students Tour BHB Solar Installation

College Students Tour BHB Solar Installation

Six Bermuda College students enrolled in the Applied Science and Technology programme toured the solar thermal panel installation at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital last month. A spokesperson said, “Six Bermuda College students enrolled in the Applied Science and Technology programme toured the solar thermal panel installation at King Edward... Read more of this article

Review: Luncheon At The Prospect Room

Review: Luncheon At The Prospect Room

[Written by Dale Butler] The six-week 11.00am and 1.00pm Culinary Arts Luncheon, revived at the Bermuda College, sold out in one day, highlighting the strong foundation formed over the years. Hostess L’Tanya Roberts, Dean of Business, Hospitality and Technical Education, was on hand to ensure that all COVID-19 protocols were followed when she welcomed... Read more of this article

Eco ‘Lunch & Learn’ To Be Held On Feb 25

Eco ‘Lunch & Learn’ To Be Held On Feb 25

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] and Bermuda College will be hosting their second ECO Lunch & Learn presentation of the year with BE Solar Director of Development Stratton Hatfield to speak at the February 25 event. The event flyer says, “BEST and the Bermuda College are committed to providing a forum for learning;... Read more of this article

Bridgewater, Ferguson And Hodgson Inducted

Bridgewater, Ferguson And Hodgson Inducted

Three new Honorary Fellows – one posthumously – were inducted into the Company of Honorary Fellows of Bermuda College yesterday evening [Feb 18]. A spokesperson said, “Mr. Craig Bridgewater, Dr. Janet Ferguson, and the family of the late Dr. Eva Hodgson, received distinctive stoles and their certificates from the Chair of the Company of Honorary... Read more of this article

‘College Promise Has Been Incredibly Valuable’

‘College Promise Has Been Incredibly Valuable’

“As one of the many who has actively benefited from the program, I would wholeheartedly recommend and encourage other future and current students to participate in it and take full advantage of this prospect,” Bermuda College student Alex Pacheco said. Yesterday, the Minister of Education Diallo Rabain explained that, “The College... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda College Promise Programme

Video: Bermuda College Promise Programme

[Updated] Minister of Education Diallo Rabain is holding a press conference this morning [Feb 17] regarding Bermuda College grants. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 18-minute replay is belowUpdate 4.00pm: Minister Rabain’s remarks: Good Morning... Read more of this article

Interconnected Wellness Through Covid Lens

Interconnected Wellness Through Covid Lens

“Five Bermudian scientists will discuss the interconnectedness of scientific disciplines through the lens of COVID, and its impact in Bermuda, as Bermuda College’s newly-named Roche Science Public Forum launches next week with a virtual public panel discussion,” the College said. Amy Harvey, Chair of the Roche Science event said, “This... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda College Winter Commencement

Video: Bermuda College Winter Commencement

Bermuda College held their first virtual Winter Commencement to celebrate the academic success of 32 students who attained either associate degree, diploma or certificate qualifications. A spokesperson explained that a “winter commencement is scheduled when the number of students successfully completing their programme requirements in December... Read more of this article

CFASB Relaunches Financial Literacy Series

CFASB Relaunches Financial Literacy Series

CFA Society Bermuda will again be offering their “Building Financial Literacy” as part of the PACE program at the Bermuda College, with classes to begin on Wednesday [Jan 20]. A spokesperson said, “CFA Society Bermuda’s popular series “Building Financial Literacy” will again be offered this semester as part of the PACE program at the... Read more of this article