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Space Camp For Middle School Students

Space Camp For Middle School Students

The Ministry of Home Affairs and the Department of Energy is inviting “public middle school students to apply for this year’s Challenger Alaska to Bermuda Virtual Space Camp, offered free of charge.” A Government spokesperson said, “This camp is continued in partnership with the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska, with whom the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Meeting About West End School

Photos & Video: Meeting About West End School

The Committee to Save West End Primary School held a community town hall meeting yesterday [July 25] at the Somerset Cricket Club to “determine the next steps needed to preserve the historic Sandys educational institution.” This follows after the Government announced on Thursday [July 22] that eight school sites will be “discontinued... Read more of this article

Ashby Puts Bermuda 8th In World Pi Memorisation

Ashby Puts Bermuda 8th In World Pi Memorisation

Bermuda College Maths Lecturer Troy Ashby has smashed his previous Pi memorisation record by successfully memorising 20-thousand digits behind the infinite number, putting Bermuda 8th in the Pi world ranking for countries, and 15th in the Pi world ranking for individuals.The incredible feat was accomplished in just over 24 hours, when Mr. Ashby began... Read more of this article

21 Students Complete ‘She Leads’ Programme

21 Students Complete ‘She Leads’ Programme

Twenty-one young women recently completed the ‘She Leads: A Real-World Readiness Programme’ after a week of “guided workshops, inspiring speakers and personal reflection at BHS.” A spokesperson said, “Earlier this month, 21 young women completed the ‘She Leads: A Real-World Readiness Programme’ after a week of guided... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Audited Financial Statements

Bermuda College Audited Financial Statements

Financial statements indicate that Bermuda College had assets worth $22,535,958 and total liabilities of $18,236,334, Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said. Speaking in the House of Assembly today [July 23] the Minister said, “This morning I rise before this Honourable House to lay the 2020 Audited Financial Statements for the Bermuda College,... Read more of this article

Minister On Parish Primary School Decision

Minister On Parish Primary School Decision

The Government will move forward with Parish Primary Schools which “will see one primary school per parish with two primary schools in Pembroke for a total of 10 primary schools, eight less than the 18 primary schools we currently use,” Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said, adding that “we must always make decisions around school... Read more of this article

‘Save Our School’ Town Hall Meeting On Sunday

‘Save Our School’ Town Hall Meeting On Sunday

The Committee to Save West End Primary School will be hosting a community town hall meeting at 7pm this Sunday at the Somerset Cricket Club to “determine the next steps needed to preserve the historic Sandys educational institution.” This follows after the Government announced last night that eight school sites will be “discontinued... Read more of this article

Video: Govt Announce Primary School Decision

Video: Govt Announce Primary School Decision

[Updated - Government announced eight school sites will be "discontinued as public primary schools during a phased roll-out".] Minister of Education Diallo Rabain will address the public via the Government media channels at 8pm this evening [July 22], when he will be “sharing the final decision for parish primary schools.” The Government media has... Read more of this article

Medeiros, Dyer & Todd Earn HAB Scholarships

Medeiros, Dyer & Todd Earn HAB Scholarships

The Hospitals Auxiliary of Bermuda [HAB] presented scholarships to three candy stripers, with Gabriella Medeiros, G’Zai Dyer and Marley Todd all receiving educational awards. A spokesperson said, “Every year, the Hospitals Auxiliary of Bermuda [HAB] presents scholarships to some of our deserving senior candy stripers who are pursuing their education. Davida... Read more of this article

Govt: Nursery Has Been Closed Temporarily

Govt: Nursery Has Been Closed Temporarily

“The Little Blessings Nursery in Hamilton Parish has been closed temporarily pending the completion of investigations,” the Government confirmed this evening. A Government spokesperson said, “The Little Blessings Nursery in Hamilton Parish has been closed temporarily pending the completion of investigations related to an incident that... Read more of this article

Govt Decision On Primary Schools On Thursday

Govt Decision On Primary Schools On Thursday

Minister of Education Diallo Rabain will address the public via the Government media channels on Thursday [July 22] at 8.00pm, when he will be “sharing the final decision for parish primary schools.” The Government had previously announced, via social media, that they would be making this announcement on Thursday evening, and in a statement... Read more of this article

Deloitte Welcomes Interns & Set To Hold Event

Deloitte Welcomes Interns & Set To Hold Event

Deloitte Bermuda — which recently welcomed 13 interns — will be hosting a student networking event on Monday [July 26] at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club, with the event designed for students “to connect with financial services professionals, socialize, and benefit from the opportunity to learn more about the profession and ask questions.” A... Read more of this article

Leahnae Morton-Richardson Earns Scholarship

Leahnae Morton-Richardson Earns Scholarship

Leahnae Morton-Richardson has been selected as the recipient of the 2021 EY Bermuda Gil Tucker scholarship award. A spokesperson said, “The scholarship is valued at up to US$30,000 per year for a maximum of five years until the recipient has completed the minimum educational requirements to qualify as a certified public accountant. “It provides... Read more of this article