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Leadership Cayman marks 10th graduation

Leadership Cayman marks 10th graduation

| 15/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the 10th annual Leadership Cayman initiative with 26 people graduating from the intensive six-month programme designed to give participants a well-rounded view of the Cayman Islands community; provide a detailed understanding of the islands’ history and culture; and help them develop their leadership skills.

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Physicians earn doctorates through HSA

Physicians earn doctorates through HSA

| 14/07/2019 | 1 Comment

(CNS Local Life): Three physicians with the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) have obtained their doctorate of medicine in family medicine at the HSA, which is accredited by the University of the West Indies (UWI) as a postgraduate training facility for the doctorial level degree.

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Summer tech course offered for local students

Summer tech course offered for local students

| 11/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): A computer programming course targeted at young people is being launched to inspire Cayman’s next generation to break into the technology by learning to code. Youth Code (Cayman) 2019, set for 12-16 August, is being offered by Code (Cayman), a learning and support network whose goal is to promote the growth of […]

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Caymanian student receives insurance scholarship

Caymanian student receives insurance scholarship

| 10/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): University student Jacie Mascarenhas (20) has been named the first recipient of the US$25,000 BritCay Insurance Scholarship, helping her continue her studies at Texas Christian University (TCU) College of Science and Engineering and bringing her closer to her goal of becoming an actuary.

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Actor awarded scholarship in pursuit of MFA

Actor awarded scholarship in pursuit of MFA

| 09/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Caymanian award-winning actor Rita Estevanovich has been named the recipient of a scholarship that she will use to help finance her studies for a master of fine arts (MFA) degree in the UK. Local company Nova awarded the second annual ‘Love Your Future’ $3,000 scholarship, presented to the applicant who demonstrates passion […]

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Cisco exec to speak at UCCI commencement

Cisco exec to speak at UCCI commencement

| 09/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Shari Slate, vice president of Cisco Systems, will be the keynote speaker at the University of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) commencement ceremony set for Thursday, 7 November. A first-generation American whose family hails from Cayman Brac and Jamaica, Slate is also the chief inclusion and collaboration officer for the global tech company.

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UCCI students take ‘business trip’ to Honduras

UCCI students take ‘business trip’ to Honduras

| 07/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): A group comprising 43 students, faculty, staff and friends participated in an immersive overseas learning experience in Roatan, Honduras by joining the University College of the Cayman Islands’ (UCCI) annual International Business Practicum (IBP). The eighth in the series of travel abroad courses offered by the UCCI Department of Business Studies (DBS), […]

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Prison and training centre partner on jobs programme

Prison and training centre partner on jobs programme

| 05/07/2019 | 3 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Ahead of its official launch expected later this summer, vocational centre Inspire Cayman Training (ICT) is partnering with HMP Northward to set up a programme to teach inmates skills that will enable them to enter the workforce after they leave prison. Starting Monday, 8 July, ICT owner Michael Myles will be training […]

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EY names 2019 scholarship recipient

EY names 2019 scholarship recipient

| 02/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Justin Ebanks will be pursuing his undergraduate degree in finance at George Mason University in Virginia supported by an EY Cayman scholarship. Ebanks will be eligible for up to US$30,000 annually for a maximum of five years, until he completes the minimum educational requirement to qualify as a certified public accountant.

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First group completes women’s tech programme

First group completes women’s tech programme

| 25/06/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The first 33 students to complete the Women Code Cayman introductory computer-programming course were celebrated at an event Wednesday, 12 June. The free 12-week-long programme, developed to help close the technology sector’s gender gap, offers women a supportive network and platform to learn how to code.

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