Education

Two Students Make History by Receiving the All Bahamas Merit Scholar Award

August 09, 2019

For the first time in 25 years, two outstanding Bahamians have been recognized as All Bahamas Merit scholars.

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Contracts issued for school repairs in Grand Bahama and Bimini

August 09, 2019

CONTRACTS for all school repairs have been issued on Grand Bahama and Bimini with work already being carried out in preparation for the new school year, according to State Minister for Grand Bahama Senator Kwasi Thompson.

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Students Heading To Scholar's Cup In Australia
Students Heading To Scholar's Cup In Australia

August 09, 2019

A GROUP of Aquinas College high school students will travel to the World Scholar's Cup Global Round in Sydney, Australia this month to compete in the renowned academic competition...

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UB happy to welcome 1,600 first-time students
UB happy to welcome 1,600 first-time students

August 09, 2019

THE University of the Bahamas has welcomed nearly 1,600 first-time students for the upcoming fall semester...

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Inmates Preparing for Reintegration

August 08, 2019

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) has reached the half way mark of training 600 inmates in several disciplines that are expected to assist with their reintegration into society.

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BTVI Donates to Boys Brigade

August 08, 2019

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) recently made a $1,000 cheque presentation to the 13th Bahamas Company (Nassau) of the Boys Brigade, which is expected to assist with their two-week summer camp.

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Campbell: Education - ‘Sharp Cutlass’ to a Brighter Future

August 07, 2019

Ensuring that the children of The Bahamas are provided with a solid, educational foundation is paramount for the Government of The Bahamas, Minister of Social Services and Urban Development the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell said...

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High school students invited to apply for Hack IT Bahamas 2019

August 07, 2019

High school students will again get a chance to participate in Hack IT Bahamas 2019, which is scheduled for Tuesday, August 13 — Saturday, August 17 at St. Andrew’s International School...

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CIBC FirstCaribbean Debuts Innovative “Project ICE” Internship Program

August 07, 2019

CIBC FirstCaribbean placed a special group of young Bahamians on “ice” this summer.

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Tech Hub Receives “Cool” Donations To Support Youth Blockchain Learning

August 07, 2019

A digital technical hub’s classroom just got cooler thanks to Kool Tech Air Conditioning and Bahamas Best Solutions Technology. Palm Tree Digital Services recently started a classroom style tech hub to assist The Bahamas’ first CryptoChicks Youth Blockchain and AI Hackathon slated for August 23 – 25, 2019.

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A Better Back Chiropractic Center Presents: Headaches
A Better Back Chiropractic Center Presents: Headaches

August 06, 2019

Studies have shown that roughly a third of all people suffer from headaches. The causes of headaches are many; they include such things as spinal misalignment, certain foods, toxic fumes, preservatives and alcohol. Spinal misalignments (subluxations) are shown to be involved in up to 80% of all headaches.

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RBPF Summer Campers of GB Told, Be the Best!

August 05, 2019

Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Senator Kwasi Thompson encouraged young campers to harness their gifts and talents to be, not just the best in The Bahamas but the best in the world. He was one of the speakers at today’s closing out of Royal Bahamas Police Force Summer Camp at Calvary Temple.

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Social Services School Uniform Assistance Application Process Underway

August 05, 2019

The Department of Social Services (DOSS) application process for school uniform assistance is underway...

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Correctional Services Trainees Asked to Be Encouraged by BTVI Achievements

August 02, 2019

While speaking on behalf of Minister of National Security the Hon. Marvin Dames, Acting Permanent Secretary Eugene Poitier congratulated members of Cohort III of the Citizen's Security and Training Justice Programme, as they graduated from Bahamas Training and Vocational Institute (BTVI) programmes, July 31, 2019...

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ORG seeking to launch youth apprenticeship program
ORG seeking to launch youth apprenticeship program

August 02, 2019

The Organization for Responsible Governance (ORG) is hoping to launch a youth apprenticeship program soon that will provide paid opportunities for high school students to get a taste of the workforce, ORG Director Matt Aubry told Guardian Business recently...

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August Is National Breastfeeding Month
August Is National Breastfeeding Month

August 01, 2019

11 Benefits of Breastfeeding for Both Mom and Baby
Breast milk provides optimal nutrition for babies.
It has the right amount of nutrients, is easily digested and readily available.
However, the rate of breastfeeding is as low as 30% in some groups of women (1Trusted Source, 2Trusted Source).
While some women are unable to breastfeed, others simply choose not to.
Yet studies show breastfeeding has major health benefits, for both the mother and her baby.
Here are 11 science-based benefits of breastfeeding.
Benefits 1–5 are for babies, but 6–11 are for mothers.

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Bahamas Striping Group of Companies and Rotary Bahamas Launches Second Back to School Campaign

August 01, 2019

It’s an unfortunate fact that preparing children to return to school is not cheap. The Bahamas Striping Group of Companies (BSGC) recently launched its 2019 Back To School campaign in partnership with Rotary Bahamas.

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Health Nutrition Business With Zamunda Fitness - August Nutrition Blog
Health & Nutrition Business With Zamunda Fitness - August Nutrition Blog

August 01, 2019

Do you find yourself eating once or twice a day and struggling with losing weight? Are you seriously active in a healthier lifestyle, eat multiple times a day, but still not achieving your fitness goal?Do you know a speedy Metabolism help you lose weight?If you cant do intense workouts how can you still boost your metabolism? All these questions we will cover in this month's blog.

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SBDC Graduates 18 Entrepreneurs from Over-The-Hill Program Giving $45,000 in Grants

August 01, 2019

The Access Accelerator, Small Business Development Center (SBDC) held its first graduation for the program’s Over-The-Hill component. At the ceremony, 18 graduates received certificates of completion and grant cheques for investment into their businesses totalling $45,000.

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MOYSC Cooking Apprentice Summer Campers

July 31, 2019

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Lanisha Rolle encouraged her Ministry's Youth Division Cooking Apprentice Summer Campers and viewed samples of their learned skills, on July 22, 2019, at R.M. Bailey Senior High School.

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