Education

BIFF expands educational program with help from Sandyport Beach Resort
BIFF expands educational program with help from Sandyport Beach Resort

December 01, 2016

The Bahamas International Film Festival (BIFF) is expanding its public film workshop this year with a little help from award-winning Sandyport Beach Resort.

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Project aims to explore Lucayan past

November 30, 2016

AN excavation project for the discovery of additional ancient Lucayan remains in Long Island is set to begin today, with local and international archaeological experts yesterday touting the excavation project as a big step towards the redefinition and subsequent better understanding of recorded Bahamian history.

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Remarks by Minister of Social Services on the Occasion of the Church of God of Prophecy's Prayer, Praise and Thanksgiving Service

November 30, 2016

It is indeed a privilege to have once again been invited to this service. While I have the opportunity, let me commend the Church of God of Prophecy for creating a national framework in the form of a Family Life Ministry. I believe that more churches should follow this example.

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Roker's Point Primary School in Exuma awards high achievers

November 30, 2016

The students of Roker's Point Primary School in Exuma have performed above and beyond the call of academic duty and were recently awarded for their achievements during a ceremony at the school.

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Public School Scholars Programme Providing College Opportunities for Public School Students
Public School Scholars Programme Providing College Opportunities for Public School Students

November 30, 2016

Public school students are being encouraged to pursue college education like never before, thanks to the Public Schools Scholars Programme.

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Students Mark Universal Children's Day with Service of Thanksgiving

November 30, 2016

With grateful hearts government and private school students from across New Providence gave thanks in songs, dance, prayers and spoken-word at the Primary Principals’ Association’s Thanksgiving Day Service, November 24th.

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Inspired by message of change, family occupies Bay Street

November 28, 2016

While her two nieces and teenage daughter sat on blankets beside her on Bay Street, Juanita Ferguson, who took a day off work to attend the 'We March Bahamas' protest on Friday, embraced her husband Kimroy Ferguson with a smile as the family passed around water and snacks, settling in for the remaining three hours of what was a 12-hour occupation of downtown.

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PM Urges Youth Development Programme to Become a National One

November 28, 2016

Impressed with the work of the Bahamas Youth Leadership Development Programme, Prime Minister Perry G. Christie urged the event’s founders to develop it on a national level.

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Interactive dialogue to commemorate National Women's Week explores women as equal partners with men

November 23, 2016

The issue of whether women are truly empowered to make decisions that would benefit them in their country, or whether they are still being heavily influenced by men even to their own detriment, became a hot topic at an interactive dialogue session held to commemorate National Women's Week.

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BTVI further explores opportunities with Canadian college

November 23, 2016

The government of Canada's Department of Global Affairs recently selected President of the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) Dr. Robert W. Robertson, as a scholar in the Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program (ELAP).

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Sts. Francis Joseph students score string of wins at national arts festival

November 23, 2016

Sts. Francis & Joseph students danced and sang their way to several wins at the 2016 E. Clement Bethel National Arts Festival.

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New marriage book aims to enhance and restore marriages

November 23, 2016

Author Teri M. Bethel is helping married couples put their relationships on the right track through her recently published book, "My Marriage Matters".

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Be forgiving

November 23, 2016

Now let me commence here today by asking you a very important question. Now, Listen Up, here goes with the question.

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Zonta Launches Say 'No' Campaign to End Violence Against Women
Zonta Launches Say 'No' Campaign to End Violence Against Women

November 22, 2016

The Zonta Clubs of The Bahamas have joined with clubs around the world this week to launch its annual “Say No To Domestic Violence’ campaign along with 16 days of activism dedicated to raising community awareness on violence against women and children.

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Drake University Returns for Fifth Year to Sunsine Insurance Marathon Bahamas

November 21, 2016

For the fifth year in a row, a group of Drake University students will travel to The Bahamas in January to take part in the Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend (SIRW).

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Government Advances Objective of Sustainable Energy Solution

November 21, 2016

The need for reliable, affordable and environmentally sustainable generation and distribution of energy sources is of paramount important to the Government of The Bahamas.

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Only love can conquer hate

November 21, 2016

I'm writing this particular article not long after the sickening mass shooting at the Pulse Night Club in Orlando, Florida.

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BTVI Explores Opportunities with Canadian College

November 18, 2016

The government of Canada’s Department of Global Affairs, recently selected President of the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI), Dr. Robert W. Robertson, as a scholar in the Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program (ELAP).

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Academics to state case for reparations

November 18, 2016

ACADEMICS at the University of the Bahamas (UB) will make their case for reparations and reparative justice in the sixth installment of the Caribbean Critical Symposium Series today.

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Lyford Cay school open house

November 18, 2016

LYFORD Cay International School (LCIS) has expanded its scholarship programme to include awards to Bahamian students who display outstanding ability in academics, arts, technology, community service, languages, Junkanoo, sports and other areas.

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