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Philharmonic Society Holds Student Competition

Philharmonic Society Holds Student Competition

The Bermuda Philharmonic Society held its first annual Student Composition and Concerto Competition yesterday [Jan 21]. Kate Kayaian, president of the BPS, said, “The Bermuda Philharmonic is dedicated to our dual mission of creating live classical music events around the island as well as nurturing and supporting the musical growth of the island’s... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda’s National Youth Policy

Video: Bermuda’s National Youth Policy

[Updated] Minister Tineé Furbert and other officials held a press conference today [Jan 11] to discuss the Bermuda National Youth Policy. We will have additional information later on, and in the meantime the video of the press conference is below. Update 8.07pm: Minister Furbert said, “Good morning, Bermuda, “I am excited to be joined today by... Read more of this article

Photos: 2023 Mr & Miss CedarBridge Pageant

Photos: 2023 Mr & Miss CedarBridge Pageant

[Written by Leeya Jeremy] CedarBridge Academy held their annual Mr. & Miss CBA pageant on Saturday, November 11, 2023, with nine young men and women — Logan Farrell, Dekada Gilbert, Elmico Hayward-DeShields, Michael Ray, Skye Charles, Shenice Maylor, Eliana Pinardi, Rihanna Reddicks, and Keishay Smith — competing for the coveted title. Mr.... Read more of this article

Bermudians Seek Support For YOUNGA Event

Bermudians Seek Support For YOUNGA Event

A group of Bermudians has unveiled an initiative to secure support and funding to represent the island at the upcoming YOUNGA World Conference in Dubai during COP28. A spokesperson said, “In a remarkable endeavor to champion the youth and the future of Bermuda, a group of passionate Bermudians is seeking support and funding to represent their... Read more of this article

Students To Compete In CedarBridge Event

Students To Compete In CedarBridge Event

Nine students will take part in the Mr. and Miss CedarBridge Academy event this weekend and you can learn more about these exceptional students below. Name: Eliana Pinardi Age: 18 Grade: S4 How has CedarBridge influenced you? CedarBridge has influenced me to become a better person. What is your favorite subject and why? My favorite subject is Spanish... Read more of this article

2023 Mr & Miss CedarBridge Pageant To Be Held

2023 Mr & Miss CedarBridge Pageant To Be Held

[Written by Althea Emery] On Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 7pm nine young men and women [Logan Farrell, Dekada Gilbert, Elmico Hayward-DeShields, Michael Ray, Skye Charles, Shenice Maylor, Eliana Pinardi, Rihanna Reddicks, and Keishay Smith] will be vying for the coveted title of Mr. and Miss CedarBridge Academy. The Mr. and Miss CedarBridge Academy... Read more of this article

WeSpeak Announce Video Competition Winners

WeSpeak Announce Video Competition Winners

WeSpeak revealed the winners of its inaugural Teen Video Competition, with Eva O’Connor, Sofie Schrum, and Zarah Siddiqi earning the top three places, while Taylor Dean earned an Honorable Mention. A spokesperson said, “WeSpeak, the platform dedicated to empowering young voices, is proud to unveil the talented winners of its first-ever Teen... Read more of this article

Photos: BUEI Earth Reporter Summer Camps

Photos: BUEI Earth Reporter Summer Camps

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] successfully combined learning, adventure, and environmental awareness during two weeks of Earth Reporter Summer Camps, designed to engage young explorers aged twelve to fourteen. A spokesperson said, “Campers enrolled in the “Archaeology Beneath the Sea: A Dive into Maritime Mysteries”... Read more of this article

Video: BEDC’s Student Entrepreneur Program

Video: BEDC’s Student Entrepreneur Program

[Written by Don Burgess] Bermuda’s young entrepreneurs gathered on the lawn of City Hall last Friday to promote their businesses to the public. The BEDC’s Summer Student Entrepreneur Program [SSEP] helps young entrepreneurs bring their passions to life with some coaching and cash. The launch event allowed the teens to showcase their products and... Read more of this article

Debate Team Set To Compete In Vietnam

Debate Team Set To Compete In Vietnam

The 2023 Bermuda National Debate team is on its way to Hanoi, Vietnam to represent Bermuda at the 35th annual World Schools Debating Championships. A spokesperson said, “Ava Gibson [16, BHS], Oliver ‘Olly’ Cherry [16, Somersfield Academy], Ann ‘Annie; Pursell [15, Somersfield Academy], Marli Spriggs [17, BHS], and Matthew Banner... Read more of this article

Explorer Camp Scholarships Available At BUEI

Explorer Camp Scholarships Available At BUEI

Scholarships are available for students aged 12-14 to attend a week long Explorer Camp developed around the Young Reporters for the Environment [YRE] programme offered at BUEI. A spokesperson said, “As the National Operator of the Foundation for Environmental Education programmes [FEE] in Bermuda, the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI]... Read more of this article

Ministry GVRT Team Hosts ‘Say It Loud’ Summit

Ministry GVRT Team Hosts ‘Say It Loud’ Summit

“Embrace the challenges, for they will strengthen you. Seek knowledge, for it will guide you,” said Minister of National Security Michael Weeks as he addressed the young boys in the I AM programme, bringing together 70 boys from primary schools to foster positive ambitions and development. A Government spokesperson said, “Recently, the Ministry... Read more of this article

‘Voice’ Auditions To Be Held On Wednesday

‘Voice’ Auditions To Be Held On Wednesday

Auditions for ‘Voice’ will be held on Wednesday [June 14] from 4.00pm to 7.00pm in the Bermuda Union of Teachers Boardroom on Church Street. A spokesperson said, “Book your audition if you are between the ages of 9 and 19 and are interested in exploring theatre. Here’s an opportunity to create an original production moving from the... Read more of this article

Rotary Youth Hold Car Wash & Bake Sale

Rotary Youth Hold Car Wash & Bake Sale

Bermuda’s Rotary Youth recently held a car wash and country bake sale, raising more than $1,000 for a charitable cause. A spokesperson said, “As Rotary Youth prepare for exams, graduation and university pursuits, they put aside their Saturday morning extracurricular activities and came together at the Paget Gas Station on Saturday to host... Read more of this article

MSA Rotary Interact Club Busy In Community

MSA Rotary Interact Club Busy In Community

Mount Saint Agnes Academy’s Rotary Interact Club has released a report covering their recent activities, including gifts being presented to seniors at several rest homes. Club co-president Chrishanté Dill said, “On November 17, 2022, we had our first Rotary Interact Club meeting with Mrs. Moench, Mrs. Foggo, and Mrs. Richardson, our advisors.... Read more of this article

CedarBridge Students Complete Boxing Course

CedarBridge Students Complete Boxing Course

[Written by Stephen Wright] Several CedarBridge Academy students have received certificates after completing the first 12 weeks of a boxing course run by the Bermuda Boxing Federation [BBF]. Jaylon Roberts, a local amateur boxer, delivered the course on behalf of the BBF for 14 students aged 14 to 18 at CedarBridge Academy Gymnasium. Among the awardees... Read more of this article