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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

14-Week Insurance Course At Bermuda College

14-Week Insurance Course At Bermuda College

International business will take on increased importance to the local economy as the Island, like the rest of the world, grapples with the economic fall-out of the Coronavirus pandemic, according to Bermuda College Senior Economics Lecturer, Craig Simmons. “Now, more than ever, Bermuda’s economy is relying on international business, and re/insurance,... Read more of this article

ILS Internship Programme & Education Initiatives

ILS Internship Programme & Education Initiatives

Since 2017, ILS Bermuda have partnered with the Bermuda College as part of an education initiative to provide educational and work experience opportunities for College students, expanding awareness and knowledge of the alternative reinsurance and ILS industry and aiming to further the potential of Bermuda College students entering the job market. ILS... Read more of this article

College Student Tests Positive, Campus Closed

College Student Tests Positive, Campus Closed

Bermuda College confirmed that a “student has tested positive for the coronavirus” and said that while classes concluded for the semester last week it “was decided, out of an abundance of caution, to close the campus.” This comes as the Government confirmed 24 new cases today, and the island how having a new record high of 98... Read more of this article

Minister: 70 College Promise Students This Year

Minister: 70 College Promise Students This Year

There are a total of 70 ‘College Promise’ students at Bermuda College this year, taking part in the programme which “allows qualifying public school graduates to attend Bermuda College tuition free.” This was from Minister of Education Diallo Rabain as he provided an update in the House of Assembly today [Dec 4] on the $300,000... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Fair To Be Held Virtually

Bermuda College Fair To Be Held Virtually

Bermuda College’s annual Transfer Pathways Fair will be held virtually on Tuesday, December 1st. A spokesperson said, “The College will connect its partner institutions with students, parents, and guardians to offer BC students a seamless transition from associates degree programmes at the College, to the baccalaureate degree with more than... Read more of this article

College To Host Reading Literacy Conference

College To Host Reading Literacy Conference

Bermuda College will be hosting a virtual conference entitled “Reading Success for Every Child: Teaching Reading is Rocket Science” on Saturday, November 28th. A spokesperson said, “In a bid to engage educators and parents in improving students’ reading and writing proficiency, Bermuda College is hosting a virtual conference, “Reading... Read more of this article

ABIR: ‘Recruit The Next Generation In Bermuda’

ABIR: ‘Recruit The Next Generation In Bermuda’

The Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers [ABIR] announced a new partnership with Bermuda College and New York’s St. John’s University to “recruit the next generation of re/insurance leaders in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “The Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers [ABIR] today announced a new strategic... Read more of this article

Bermuda College 2019-2020 Annual Report

Bermuda College 2019-2020 Annual Report

Minister of Education Diallo Rabain tabled the Annual Report of the Bermuda College for the year 2019-2020 in the House of Assembly on Friday [Nov 13] “One of the main functions of the Bermuda College Board of Governors is to produce the annual report and audited financial statements of the College. During the academic year 2019-2020, the annual... Read more of this article

$3.5M Donation To Bermuda College Foundation

$3.5M Donation To Bermuda College Foundation

Athene Holding, Athora Holding, Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited, and Catalina Holdings are making a $3.5 million donation to the Bermuda College Foundation to create a Career Development Centre. A spokesperson said, “Athene Holding Ltd. [Athene] and its reinsurance subsidiary, Athene Life Re. Ltd.[ALRe], in addition to Athora Holding Ltd., Aspen... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Faculty Recruitment Campaign

Bermuda College Faculty Recruitment Campaign

The Bermuda College will be holding a faculty recruitment campaign to “extend its legacy of quality instruction in tertiary education”. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda College is undertaking a faculty recruitment campaign to extend its legacy of quality instruction in tertiary education. It is seeking to recruit faculty that not only... Read more of this article

Bermuda College To Re-Open On Wednesday

Bermuda College To Re-Open On Wednesday

The Bermuda College will re-open tomorrow [Sept 16] for classes and normal operations. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda College will re-open tomorrow, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 for classes and normal operations, as per pre-Paulette conditions. Most classes will be taught online and students without electricity are invited to come to campus, undergo... Read more of this article