Category Archives: Education

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSIONER DANY PEN WINS PRESTIGIOUS AWARD IN CANADA

Human Rights Commissioner Dany Pen has been selected as the 2016 recipient for the “World Builder” award from OCAD University, Canada. The award is the university’s highest honors for alumni achievement. As an educator, artist and activist, Dany Pen has made significant impact in Canada, U.S.A, Cambodia and Bermuda in regards to her advocacy for […]

STUDENTS AT GILBERT INSTITUTE RECOGNISED FOR BEING ‘GREAT’!

The GREAT programme is a youth educational awareness initiative that teaches life-skill lessons to address anti-social behavior and crime in Bermuda. Part of the programme’s goal is to help students develop positive solutions and decisions when dealing with tough decisions and peer pressure. Since the introduction of the programme in 2014, over 700 students have participated. Senator Baron said, “We […]

OPPOSITION DISAPPOINTED BY LOWER HOUSE’S VOTE TO PRIVATISE AIRPORT

We are disappointed, yet not surprised, that the OBA Government acted against the best interests of Bermudians by voting to privatise our airport for 30 years.” This coming from Opposition Leader and Shadow Finance Minister David Burt via a press statement. “This deal will send $2.4 billion of revenue to a Canadian company, while Bermudian […]

LOCAL SCHOOL CHILDREN FEATURED IN AMERICA’S CUP CAMPAIGN

Residents will see the photo of their child or a friend’s child featured on the back of public buses from this week as America’s Cup Bermuda launches a public promotion that celebrates locals. The ‘America’s Cup is Our Cup’ bus back promotion features eight America’s Cup Endeavour graduates who represent the hundreds of 10 to […]