22 Jan

Lyford Cay Foundations Names Executive Director and Focuses On The Future

Lyford Cay Scholar is new leader at the Foundations! (Nassau, Bahamas) — Empowering future Bahamian leaders while providing innovative solutions through access to education has been a hallmark of the Lyford Cay Foundations.  Now, for the first time in its nearly 50-year history, the Foundations are proud to announce that an alumna from its Scholarships…
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09 Jan

The Perfect Fit: Finding The Best College for You

Imagine it.  From across the store you spot the best looking pair of shoes you’ve ever seen. Since they’re the last pair left on the shelf, you dash over to grab them.  But you quickly realize there’s a problem – they’re two sizes too small.  After lots of toe wiggling and shoe tugging, you’re faced…
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19 Dec

Creating The Next Generation Of Problem Solvers

Technical and Vocational Education also involves transferable skills through academic study, as the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute explains . . . A huge part of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) involves academics that focus on being innovative and solving problems. Simply put: TVET is not solely hands on. The very nature of TVET…
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12 Dec

Succeeding at UB, what does it take?

Le’Andra Mackey’s determination to become a medical doctor, specializing in anesthesiology, remains resolute. That determination is demonstrated by her fervent studies to maintain a 3.5 GPA in her biology and chemistry classes.  Just like an anesthesiologist constantly monitoring blood flow, breath and the heartbeat of a patient undergoing surgery, Mackey’s current rhythm of classes, rigorous…
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05 Dec

Preparation: The Key to Unlocking Success in College and Beyond

Over the past few weeks, you’ve seen a reoccurring theme: The world we live in today is competitive and college is the edge that enables you to compete and succeed.  Simply put, achieving your career goals requires some form of education or training beyond high school. At the Lyford Cay Foundations, we’ve found that with…
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