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Andrew Stevenson, “Bermuda’s Whale Man”

Eight seasons ago he didn't know what kind of whales migrated past Bermuda. After completing his one-hour documentary "Where the Whales Sing" and an illustrated coffee table book published in the UK and USA, he has now spent more time studying humpbacks in the middle of the ocean than anyone else on the planet. The data he collects in identifying the whales (862 individual whales so far in Bermuda alone) and recording their behavior through film, photographs and digital recordings…


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Edna Watson Earns Her Place in History

As the heroine of a flying boat crash, a history-making parliamentarian and a social reformer, Edna Watson received many plaudits during her lifetime. So it was fitting that on July 19, 2013, nearly 40 years after her death, she received…


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Committed to College, Committed to Kids

Robin O'Neil and her partner, Lisa Symonds, decided, in the summer of 2007, that there needed to be a better way to connect students, parents and schools in Bermuda to colleges. O'Neil founded Passports to College in Maryland in 2005,…


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Tracy Howes

Tracy Howes got her lucky break at just 19 when Brenda Samuels at IFA (now Bank of New York) took a chance on her and offered the young woman her first position as a team assistant. Now 31, Howes has…


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Tyler Owen

Tyler Owen is a poster boy for the merits of pulling your socks up. At 22, after a youth during which he admits he "had unrealistic expectations of what it took to become successful" and "was not always engaged in…

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Justin Brangman

Justin Brangman believes that "luck is only the intersection of preparation and opportunity," and it is clear that he has had an abundance of both. Justin began working in banking as a summer student and moved through different areas including…