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UB Northern Campus prepares for Charter Day

In preparation for Charter Day

The University of The Bahamas  (UB) Northern Campus (NC) will officially be launched this coming Thursday (April 27) with its Charter Day ceremony. In celebration of the milestone, Alumni spearheaded a two-day event, where the University of The Bahamas NC will officially be launched and banner unveiled.    According to Elvardo Thompson, Director of Alumni…
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Lucaya International student is essay winner for the second consecutive year

ESSAY WINNER?– Amelia Baptiste (left) is pictured receiving her essay winning trophy from Elcina Duncombe.                           (Photo courtesy of Derek Carroll)

For the second consecutive year, a student of the Lucaya International School has emerged as winner of the Mwanamugimu Essay Contest.     This contest is a national project of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated and is implemented by all regions, including the Southeastern Region of which The Bahamas and more specifically the local alumnae…
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Students laud benefits of Study Abroad Program

Students laud benefits of Study Abroad Program

Mount Royal University Calgary, Albertha, Canada Third Year Bachelor of Midwifery Degree students Heather Carl, Paige Layden, Cheralynn Higgin and Taryn Campbell lauded the benefits of traveling to Grand Bahama to participate in the Study Abroad/ Transcultural Exchange Program.   Professional prenatal, postnatal and newborn care skills training were provided to the midwifery students within…
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Teen fatally shot outside apt. complex

FATAL SHOOTING – Grand Bahama police are actively investigating the island’s latest homicide, which occurred outside an apartment complex on Amberjack Street on Sunday, April 23. At right is the victim, Khalid Cox Jr. (PHOTO: VANDYKE HEPBURN)

Twenty-two days after the islands fourth murder for the year was reported, police are now investigating the island’s fifth homicide that claimed the life of a teenage male. The victim identified by relatives as Khalid Cox Jr., who was discovered with gunshot wounds at an apartment complex on Amberjack Street, succumbed at the scene. Assistant…
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