Representative of COB along with directors of Eleuthera Properties Ltd. and RBC break ground to the new F. R. Wilson Graduate Business Centre, which will house graduate studies for students attending the soon to be named University of The Bahamas.
Nassau, Bahamas — A particularly significant day for education in The Bahamas as Directors of of Eleuthera Properties Ltd were central players in the strengthening of Education in the Bahamas.
The College of The Bahamas (soon to be the University of The Bahamas) broke ground on the F. R. Wilson Graduate Business Centre. This facility will support the Institution’s first Graduate Degree Program, i.e. first which is not granted in conjunction with any other institution.
Separate from the National Government, funding for the facility comes from contributions from the family of Mr. Wilson, and from the Royal Bank of Canada, under the leadership of our Director, Ross McDonald. Mr. Wilson is also a Past Chairman of The College’s Council.
Speaking directly on behalf of the Prime Minister of The Bahamas, the Hon. Dion Foulkes expressed appreciation to the corporate sponsors for making the project a reality to build the life of young people through education in the country.