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Afternoon & Evening: The 9th Biennial Charman Prize

The 9th Biennial Charman Prize was awarded to Jayde Gibbons (aka Queendom Heights on Instagram) on Saturday, October 12th at Masterworks Museum of Art. The Charman Prize is a prestigious art competition established to honor John Chapman, a prominent businessman and art collector.  Every other year, Masterworks calls on local artists to submit works inspired by Bermuda. There are 5 categories and prize money totals $18,000. Ms. Gibbons has worked full time as a photographer for six months and her…


HSBC in the Community

HSBC and The Coalition for the Protection of Children Deliver Toys to Young People in Need

For the second year in a row, HSBC Bermuda has teamed up with the Coalition for the Protection of Children, through their successful ‘Toys for Tots’ campaign, to deliver holiday cheer for families in financial difficulty. Between Tuesday November 5…


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From STEM to STEAM: BIOS Education Program Incorporates Art into Science Curricula

This summer, BIOS’s Marine Science Internship (MSI) program, part of the Institute’s larger Ocean Academy, brought art into its primarily science-focused curriculum. The two-week program is designed to provide students ages 14 to 16 with training and skills development in…


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10 Easy Ways to Go Zero-Waste!

One of the best ways to protect our planet from further destruction is to eliminate as much waste from our lives as possible. You can aim to eliminate ALL waste, but that’s pretty hard to do in a place like…


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Support Public Schools: 10 Reasons Why Reading is Important for Kids

Reading is an essential part of a child's education but just how important is it? In aid of Support Public Schools, we're detailing just how important reading is to a child's development. Don't forget: You can directly contribute to school…

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Marine Technicians: Supporting the Science at Sea

Behind every successful ocean science research cruise—whether it’s for a day, a week, or multiple months—is a cadre of professionals ensuring that everything runs smoothly: the marine technicians. These individuals possess a unique set of skills that combines technical and…