The decision to reappoint former embattled College of The Bahamas (COB) President Dr. Rodney Smith to the top post of the future University of The Bahamas will “come back to haunt the college”, according to Dr. Roger Brown, a former COB registrar.
It’s unfortunate that films like Crossbones and Black Sails are not being shot in the Bahamas, because Nassau was actually the geographical centre of the golden age of piracy.
The financial consciousness of over 260 students between grades 7-9 was awakened at the Commonwealth Bank (CB) and Junior Achievement (JA) New Providence hosted the ‘Let’s Talk about the Future – Career & Financial Planning Seminar’ held recently.
President of the Montaque Group and Creator of Islands of the World Fashion Week, Owen Bethel, was a panelist at a Fashion Forum held at The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) and emphasized the importance of thinking globally.
The Alliance Française des Bahamas held a series of events and activities for the week of the Francophonie. It invited the different countries in the French speaking world present in The Bahamas to participate in the events in order to have a wider range of activities for the Bahamian public.
Bahamas Press reports that locksmiths representing First Caribbean Bank International showed up the other day at Lightbourne’s palatial beachfront home out west to change the locks on his property.
On April 1, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires a.i. John L. Armstrong visited Doris Johnson Senior High School to formally recognize 11th grade student Durante Charlow, one of the three top winners of the U.S. Embassy’s 8th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. essay contest.
Director of Youth, K. Darren Turnquest in a spirited address to cosmetology students of The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) encouraged them to take their chosen career path seriously.
The United States Embassy’s Public Affairs Officer visited Grand Bahama for the official launch of the Junior Red Cross program during a ceremony at the Pelican Bay Resort. Top winners in the U.S. Embassy’s 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Contest were also awarded at the ceremony.