Education

Inagua All Age School pays courtesy call on Speaker of The House of Assembly

February 20, 2018

The Hon. Halson Moultrie, Speaker of the House of Assembly, welcomed teachers and students of Inagua All Age School on Tuesday, February 20, 2018...

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Campus Walkabout Connects BTVI President and Students
Campus Walkabout Connects BTVI President and Students

February 20, 2018

President of the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI), Dr. Robert W. Robertson, recently conducted a walkabout to visit classrooms, workshops and labs at the Old Trail Road campus

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Andros MP and Native Helps his Own
Andros MP and Native Helps his Own

February 12, 2018

Member of Parliament for North Andros, the Honourable Carlton Bowleg, recently made a personal $5,000 donation towards The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI), in an effort to further programs offered in his constituency...

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Glitz, Glam and Opportunity
Glitz, Glam and Opportunity

February 12, 2018

Rotary Club of East Nassau (RCEN) President, Hope Sealey, met with Dr. Rodney Smith, President of the University of The Bahamas (UB) Friday, February 9, as the civic organization and its junior partner Rotaract...

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Rotary, Rotaract to host Hollywood Glam Party 'Puttin on the Ritz Fund-raiser for Barry J. Rassin UB Scholarship February 16
Rotary, Rotaract to host Hollywood Glam Party 'Puttin on the Ritz Fund-raiser for Barry J. Rassin UB Scholarship February 16

February 10, 2018

It was the days of The Great Gatsby, of glamour, glitz and puttin’ on the ritz and now that theme is coming to Paradise Island for one night February 16 when the Rotary Club of East Nassau...

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DW Davis Honour Students Encouraged to be Positive Leaders

February 09, 2018

While speaking at the D.W. Davis Junior High School Honours Assembly on Monday, Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Michael Pintard...

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Parents panic at TB report
Parents panic at TB report

February 09, 2018

HEALTH and education officials were called in at Garvin Tynes Primary School after an errant social media post suggested the school was concealing a tuberculosis outbreak, leading to mass panic among parents who showed up in droves to collect their children yesterday...

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Students of D.W.Davis Junior High encouraged to be influencers of Positive Change

February 07, 2018

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, the Hon. Michael Pintard encouraged students at D.W. Davis Junior High School to be influencers of positive change and role models at their schools

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Minister ask students to provide solutions to Challenges at Launch of Sustainable Nassau Project

February 05, 2018

Minister of Transport and Local Government, the Hon. Frankie Campbell asked students to prepare themselves to serve their communities and provide solutions to challenges...

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St. John's College classes cancelled due to smoke

February 05, 2018

All classes at St. John's College have been cancelled today due to excessive smoke on the school's campus and immediate vicinity...

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Statement on Road Safety
Statement on Road Safety

February 02, 2018

UB students participated in a peaceful demonstration today to highlight grave concerns regarding pedestrian safety in the area of the Oakes Field Campus, particularly the crossing near the Michael H. Eldon complex...

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Community Supports UBFIT Road to Wellness
Community Supports UBFIT Road to Wellness

February 01, 2018

In collaboration with health and wellness partners, University of The Bahamas (UB) has launched a 12-week programme to encourage Bahamian citizens to commit to a lifestyle of regular exercise and healthy dietary habits...

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Press Release - OAS and Chinese Scholarships
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Press Release - OAS and Chinese Scholarships

January 31, 2018

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has received communications about a message that is circulating on social media regarding scholarships being offered by the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Government of China.........

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BTVI Salutes Retirees

January 31, 2018

Accolades permeated the air as 11 employees of The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) were recently showered with tributes, plaques and gifts, in honour of their contributions to the organization. BTVI’s Chairman, Kevin Basden, told.....

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Primary School Student of the Year Foundation Makes Courtesy Call on the Governor General

January 30, 2018

The Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year Foundation Board of Directors paid a Courtesy Call on Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling on Monday, January 29, 2018 at Government House. The Foundation officially kicked off.......

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BTVI to Holland College: Discovering the Possibilities

January 30, 2018

“As individuals, we tend to place limitations upon ourselves regarding dreams and ambition, which is a self-imposing threat to our own success. Nothing is impossible once you believe you can. As Nike says, ‘Just do it.’” These were the encouraging words of Keandra Knowles - a student at the Bahamas.......

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Thirty Percent of NTA's "Cohort 8" Employed at Point of Graduation

January 29, 2018

Minister of Labour, Senator the Hon. Dion Foulkes applauded the National Training Agency (NTA) for efforts that yielded a group of graduates, 30 percent of whom by completion of their studies had already gained employment...

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Statement From University of The Bahamas
Statement From University of The Bahamas

January 26, 2018

University of The Bahamas (UB) takes note of the statement, purportedly released by the Union of Tertiary Educators of The Bahamas (UTEB), which outlines a number of concerns...

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Traffic Accident Involving UB Student
Traffic Accident Involving UB Student

January 26, 2018

The Royal Bahamas Police Force is investigating an incident involving a University of The Bahamas (UB) student who was struck by a Suzuki Swift...

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UB union demand - 'treat us fairly'
UB union demand - 'treat us fairly'

January 26, 2018

THE Union of Tertiary Educators of the Bahamas has raised concern over the University of the Bahamas' refusal to negotiate a new industrial agreement, insisting any further delay could lead to major unrest at the institution...

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