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Teachers Rugby Awards $7,500 In Scholarships

Teachers Rugby Awards $7,500 In Scholarships

Teachers Rugby Football Club has awarded a total of $7,500 towards supporting the education of three young club members, with Tyler Kendall, Corrie Cross, and Cerise Woodley the recipients of the scholarship. A spokesperson said, “Teachers Rugby Football Club has awarded a total of $7,500 towards supporting the education of three young club members.... Read more of this article

Government Bursary Awarded To Ania Gilbert

Government Bursary Awarded To Ania Gilbert

The Head of the Public Service, Dr. Derrick Binns recognized this year’s Bermuda Government Bursary Award Recipient Ania Gilbert. Kobe Richardson, Ania Gilbert, Dr. Derrick Binns, Malik Richardson and Doreen Burgess.“Ania is pursuing a Bachelors of Business Administration-Accounting at Mount Saint Vincent University,” a Government spokesperson... 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

General Election 2020: OBA On Education

General Election 2020: OBA On Education

The One Bermuda Alliance [OBA] held a press conference this afternoon [Sept 17] to discuss education.Cole Simons remarks: Good day Bermuda, good day teachers, students – and parents. Over and over, we hear on the doorstep that education in Bermuda is the number one priority. Along with the state of the economy – it is. The cornerstone... Read more of this article

Conyers Launches Student ‘Gap Year’ Internship

Conyers Launches Student ‘Gap Year’ Internship

Conyers announced the launch of the Student ‘Gap Year’ Internship, a 6-8 month paid programme to support students who have put their studies on hold as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “The Student Gap Year Internship is a 6-8 month paid programme to support high-potential, recent graduates from our local senior schools,... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Back-To-School Procedures

Covid-19: Back-To-School Procedures

With the island’s public schools re-opening amidst the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the Commissioner of Education is providing information on the daily screening process and mask-wearing protocol, as well as the procedure to be followed if a student or a staff member is unwell at school.A poster regarding screening from the Ministry of Education... 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

Pembroke Parish Council Awards Scholarships

Pembroke Parish Council Awards Scholarships

Nyree Burgess, Daquae Davies, Ayala Doars, and Hailey Wade have all been awarded scholarships by the Pembroke Parish Council. A spokesperson said, “The Pembroke Parish Council recently presented four Pembroke residents with tuition funding towards their studies at Bermuda College.“Nyree Burgess received a full tuition scholarship of $6,000... Read more of this article

Students Recognised For Academic Achievement

Students Recognised For Academic Achievement

Bermuda College recently recognised 40 students who were named to the President’s and Vice President’s Lists for academic achievement with a presentation on campus. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda College recently recognised forty students who were named to the President’s and Vice President’s Lists for academic achievement. “An evening... Read more of this article

Sharrieff-Hayward Awarded KPMG Scholarship

Sharrieff-Hayward Awarded KPMG Scholarship

Sihlé Sharrieff-Hayward has been named as the recipient of the 2020 KPMG Accounting Scholarship. A spokesperson said, “The Managing Directors of KPMG in Bermuda are pleased to announce this year’s 2020 KPMG Accounting Scholarship recipient as Sihlé Sharrieff-Hayward. “Sihlé Sharrieff-Hayward, a 2016 graduate of CedarBridge Academy,... Read more of this article

Dante Leverock Receives Legends Scholarship

Dante Leverock Receives Legends Scholarship

The Bermuda Football Association [BFA] announced that Dante Leverock has been presented with a $5,000 scholarship from the BFA’s Legends Scholarship Selection Committee. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Football Association is pleased to announce that Dante Leverock was presented with a Special Scholarship for one year from the BFA’s Legends... Read more of this article

UK Chevening Scholarship Networking Event

UK Chevening Scholarship Networking Event

A UK Chevening Scholarship networking event will be held at Government House on Wednesday, September 30th. The Bermuda Government website said, “A networking event will take place at Government House on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 from 5:30pm-7:00pm to share information about UK Chevening Scholarships. “The Chevening Scholarships are the... Read more of this article

Video: Press Conference On School Reopening

Video: Press Conference On School Reopening

“We are now just five days from the reopening of Bermuda’s Public Schools and welcoming back just under 5,000 pre, primary, middle and senior students,” Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said as he — along with Minister of Transport Neville Tyrrell and Commissioner of Education Kalmar Richards — held a press conference this... Read more of this article