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When Saturdays Became Learning Days at BIOS

When the ongoing pandemic scuttled Maya Leighton’s plans this fall to attend a university overseas, she instead enrolled for a year at Bermuda College. There, a professor noted Leighton’s commitment to marine sciences and suggested a unique opportunity. How about spending Saturdays at BIOS, learning about coral reefs, marine microplastics, plankton, and mangrove restoration on island? In October and November, Leighton and fellow Bermudian students Jihad Muhammed and Iziah Tucker joined BIOS marine science educator Kyla Smith (now the Institute’s dive…


HSBC in the Community

HSBC and The Eliza DoLittle Society Partner to Provide Grocery Hampers to the Community

Between the 26th and 30th January 2021, HSBC partnered with The Eliza DoLittle Society (‘TEDS’) charity and provided 250 grocery hampers to food insecure members of our community. Over the four day period, the distribution of the 250 hampers from…


News

The Bermudian Turns 91!

The Bermudian magazine is officially 91 years old! The first issue, published on February 15, 1930, introduced The Bermudian as “A magazine dedicated to Bermuda and Bermuda Life,” and by that standard not much has changed. Back then, the price…


Climate Change

Environmental Emergency: Sea Level Rise

The impact of climate change on our planet and way of life is terrifying. There is seemingly constant news about polar ice caps melting, different species of living creature or plant at threat of extinction, rising sea levels, dangerous pollution…


Climate Change

6 Ways to Shop in Support of the Environment

Environmental icon Greta Thunberg said: "You are never too small to make a difference." With this in mind, enter into 2021 aiming to shop in support of Planet Earth with eco-friendly and environmentally-conscious products. Here's our list of the best…

Community

10 Facts about the COVID-19 Vaccine in Bermuda You Need to Know

As COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc over our island, many are hoping for a brighter and safer 2021 - or at best to be able to join loved ones for kite flying and hot cross buns on Good Friday. Here’s…