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Bermudians Join Morgan State Summer Academy

Bermudians Join Morgan State Summer Academy

The U.S. Consulate, in collaboration with Morgan State University, announced the acceptance of two Bermudian students into Morgan State’s 2024 Summer Academy of Actuarial and Mathematical Sciences [SAAMS] Program. A spokesperson said, “Zai Daniels, who attends The Berkeley Institute, and Deontae Scott, who attends CedarBridge Academy, will participate... Read more of this article

Dr David Sam Named Bermuda College President

Dr David Sam Named Bermuda College President

Dr. David Sam has been appointed as the new president of Bermuda College, pending immigration approval, and will assume his duties on August 5, 2024. A spokesperson said, “Dr. David Sam has been selected as Bermuda College’s new president – the seventh in the institution’s fifty-year history. In announcing the news today, Board of Governors... Read more of this article

Spring Into Arts Raises $11K For Art Education

Spring Into Arts Raises $11K For Art Education

he Department of Education’s annual Spring into the Arts festival recently concluded its Performing Arts Showcases, raising over $11,000 to support arts education programs and resources across Bermuda’s public schools. A Government spokesperson said, “This year’s festival saw a significantly increased number of participants, with over 600... Read more of this article

Dr Brown Honoured By Alma Mater In Jamaica

Dr Brown Honoured By Alma Mater In Jamaica

Former Premier Dr Ewart Brown was honoured by his alma mater, St. Jago High School in Jamaica. A spokesperson said, “Dr. the Hon. Ewart Brown, former Premier of Bermuda, received a heartfelt and distinguished honour from his alma mater, St. Jago High School, on June 5, 2024. In a surprise daylong event, Dr. Brown was celebrated for his extensive... Read more of this article

Ministry On 2024 Signature Discovery Days

Ministry On 2024 Signature Discovery Days

The Ministry of Education’s Education Reform Unit announced the 2024 Signature Discovery Days. A spokesperson said, “This annual initiative assists students, ages 11-14, in discovering the signature learning programmes available to make informed decisions about their Signature Pathway for their senior school years. The first Signature Discovery... Read more of this article

ASU BIOS Announces New Scholarships

ASU BIOS Announces New Scholarships

ASU BIOS announced a new scholarship program that will award five full-tuition undergraduate scholarships annually for Bermudian students interested in studying in person in Arizona in any available ASU programs. A spokesperson said, “The ASU Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences [ASU BIOS], one of the world’s longest-running research and educational... Read more of this article

Photos: Clara Mohammed School STEM Fair

Photos: Clara Mohammed School STEM Fair

[Updated] Clara Mohammed School recently held its STEM Fair, showcasing innovative projects and engaging presentations by students, highlighting their achievements in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Update: A spokesperson said, “Clara Mohammed School, Bermuda held it’s 24th Annual Science Fair. In an effort to have CMS... Read more of this article

BCCL Named City Of Hamilton’s Charity Of Year

BCCL Named City Of Hamilton’s Charity Of Year

The City of Hamilton has selected the Bermuda Center for Creative Learning [BCCL] as its charity of the year for 2024. A spokesperson said, “Each year, the City’s Social Committee selects a charity to donate funds collected at the City’s annual Christmas party raffle. The City also makes in-kind donations to other charities throughout the... Read more of this article

PwC Bermuda Renews Endeavour Support

PwC Bermuda Renews Endeavour Support

PwC Bermuda announced its renewed commitment to Endeavour, a charity dedicated to empowering diverse youth through experiential learning in sailing. A spokesperson said, “As a founding sponsor of Endeavour in 2015, PwC reaffirms its dedication by pledging $35,000 annually over the next three years. L&F Indemnity Ltd., Bermuda-based captive... Read more of this article

Paradise Mobile: Signature Learning Partner

Paradise Mobile: Signature Learning Partner

The Bermuda Public School System has welcomed Paradise Mobile as a Signature Learning Partner. A Government spokesperson said, “On Monday, May 13, 2024, the Minister of Education and representatives from The Berkeley Institute, CedarBridge Academy, and Sandys Secondary Middle School signed Memorandums of Understanding [MOUs] with new Signature... Read more of this article

Six Students To Take Part In TLF Programme

Six Students To Take Part In TLF Programme

A’maiah Butterfield, Tyler Furtado, Anaya West, Nicholas Weikl, Kyla Philpott and Matthew Crisson have been selected for the Technology Leadership Forum [TLF]  2024 Internship Program. A spokesperson said, “The Technology Leadership Forum [TLF] is thrilled to announce the commencement of the 2024 Technology Leadership Forum Internship Program.... Read more of this article

BTA & Cornell Concludes ‘Bermuda Unveiled’

BTA & Cornell Concludes ‘Bermuda Unveiled’

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] recently introduced and completed an inaugural program “Bermuda Unveiled,” a 14-week collaboration between BTA and Cornell University’s Hotel School MMH class that offers an immersive journey into Bermuda’s tourism sector. A spokesperson said, “Divided into seven groups, students focused on Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Photos: Middle Schools Hold Vendor Days

Photos: Middle Schools Hold Vendor Days

Public middle schools are pioneering Vendor Day Marketplaces as part of a community partnership aimed at boosting education in entrepreneurship. A Government spokesperson said, “Students in Business Studies classes at Dellwood Middle School, Whitney Institute Middle School, and Sandys Secondary Middle School showcase their entrepreneurial skills... Read more of this article

Adult Education School Holds Graduation

Adult Education School Holds Graduation

The Adult Education School [AES] held their graduation ceremony this week. A spokesperson said, “The Adult Education School [AES] marked a significant milestone on Wednesday, May 29, 2024, as it celebrated the graduation of its GED and NCCER Core students. The event, sponsored by The Reefs [venue], coincided with the 95th birthday of AES founder,... Read more of this article

EDD Invites Public To Fintech Training

EDD Invites Public To Fintech Training

The Economic Development Department announced the launch of the 3rd Annual Fintech Training Programme, inviting interested individuals to register by June 5, 2024. A Government spokesperson said, “The Economic Development Department [EDD] is happy to announce the launch of the 3rd Annual Fintech Training Programme. Interested persons are encouraged... Read more of this article

Paget Parish Announces Scholarship Deadline

Paget Parish Announces Scholarship Deadline

The Paget Parish Council reminded eligible students to submit applications by May 31, 2024 for the $5,000 Paget Parish Undergraduate Scholarship or the $3,200 Robert J. Wright Scholarship. A spokesperson said, “The Paget Parish Council wishes to extend a reminder for eligible students to apply for the Paget Parish Undergraduate Scholarship or... Read more of this article