2018 YCLA Finalist Wilbur Welcome

Wilbur Welcome is a Senior Policy Analyst in the Ministry of Financial Services and is happily married to Shari Welcome. Prior to joining the Ministry Wilbur held the position of Senior Analyst at the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority. Wilbur is originally from Bodden Town, and now resides in the peaceful district of East End and […]

They made this out of tyres.

How is that for a catchy headline? Our Cayman First Classroom of the Month is all about developing young entrepreneurs and our focus is on Re-Tyre, a Junior Achievement Cayman Company under the tutelage of Cayman Airways and advisor Joann West who insisted we put the spotlight completely on the young people who took their […]

15 kids. 1 day.

The Cayman Drama Society Christmas Play in Day is our special Holiday Cayman First Classroom of the Month. The students along with instructor Kirsty O’Sullivan come up with the concept, story line and script in a single day and perform at the end for their parents. We love the way the ideas develop into a […]

Science + Teacher = Life Changing Classroom

When Shakeina Bush’s class at Sir John A. Cumber Primary School in West Bay was selected as the Cayman First Classroom of the Month, we’d heard she was a great teacher. But instead of talking about herself and her achievements, this award winning teacher  couldn’t stop talking about her students. When we visited her classroom, […]

Cruising toward Knowledge

The Seminar on Travel and Tourism at The International College of the Cayman Islands provides a unique opportunity for students to see all aspects of the industry by taking them on a Caribbean cruise.  The seminar provided invaluable insight into the customer experience and on their return, students were expected to either propose a new […]