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  • Christmas Reception 2014 (USCG Image)

    Christmas Reception 2014

    Consul General Bob Settje hosted a holiday reception for Consulate friends at his official residence, "Cedarhurst," on December 18.

    ALSO:  Photos
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    Memorandum of Cooperation

    On December 11, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the Government of Bermuda signed a Memorandum of Cooperation for air aviation and technical assistance services.

    ALSO:  Photos
  • Education USA - Saltus 2014

    Education USA - Saltus 2014

    U.S. Consul General Bob Settje and EducationUSA Officer Matt Washburn talked with Saltus students, parents, and counselors on December 5 about the value of attending a U.S. college or university.

    ALSO:  Photos
  • Education USA 2014

    Education USA 2014

    EducationUSA officer Matt Washburn visited Bermuda high schools throughout the week of December 5, encouraging students to consider choosing tertiary education in the U.S.

    ALSO:  Photos
  • Consulate Night at the Library 2014

    Consulate Night at the Library 2014

    On November 25, Acting Consul General Linda Rosalik hosted "Consulate Night at the Library" with episodes 3 and 4 of "You're the Boss." November is Global Entrepreneurship Month.

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Latest Headlines from the Consulate

  • New - Worldwide Travel Alert!
    New - Worldwide Travel Alert!

    1. The lone wolf attack in Sydney, Australia on December 15, 2014, resulting in the deaths of two hostages, is a reminder that U.S. citizens should be extra cautious, maintain a very high level of vigilance, and take appropriate steps to enhance their personal security.   more »

  • Atlas Corps 2014
    Atlas Corps 2014

    The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce a special opportunity for emerging civil society leaders to participate in a 6-18 month professional fellowship in the United States.  

  • US - UK Fulbright Commission and Awards Program
    US - UK Fulbright Commission and Awards Program

    The US-UK Fulbright Commission was created by treaty on 22 September 1948. The Fulbright Program aims to foster mutual cultural understanding through educational exchange between the US and the UK. This it achieves through its Awards program for US and UK citizens and through its Advisory Service.   More »

  • Hurricane & Typhoon Season 2014
    Hurricane & Typhoon Season 2014

    The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the upcoming Hurricane and Typhoon Seasons in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico. Hurricane Season in the Atlantic begins June 1 and ends November 30.   AmCit Security Message »

  • Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
    Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)

    FATCA is an important development in U.S. efforts to combat tax evasion by U.S. persons holding investments in offshore accounts. Under FATCA, certain U.S. taxpayers holding financial assets outside the U.S. must report those assets to the IRS. FATCA will also require foreign financial institutions to report directly to the IRS certain information about financial accounts held by U.S. taxpayers, or by foreign entities in which U.S. taxpayers hold a substantial ownership interest. IRS Notice 2013-43 provides a six-month extension for when withholding will begin (i.e., payments after June 30, 2014) and for implementing new account opening procedures as well as related requirements to comply with FATCA.   More »

  • CRIME GANGS
    Members of some Organized Crime Gangs Deemed INADMISSIBLE to U.S.

    Because of serious ongoing criminal activity of some permanent, organized, international gangs, along with growing concerns about gang-related crime in the United States, the Departments of State and Homeland Security have agreed that every application for entry to the United States by members of those gangs will be denied.  

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  • Model United Nations

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  • International Students Day 2014

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Consulate Bulletins

  • Emergency Contact Information
    Emergency Contact Information

    If you are an American citizen calling after regular business hours about an arrest, death or life threatening illness please call (441) 335-3828. Please note that this number is for emergencies only and not for routine inquiries. During regular business hours (Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), please call (441) 295-1342.

  • Sign Up Now!
    Americans residing in or visiting Bermuda, please sign up now!
    STEP allows US citizens to enter information about an upcoming trip abroad so that the Department of State can better assist in an emergency and also allows US residing abroad to get routine information from the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate.

Consulate Movie Night

Movie Night

02/17/2015 06:00 PM
See you at the movies!
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  • Apply for AmEmbassy London Grants Program!
    Apply for AmEmbassy London Grants Program!
    Apply for funding through the U.S. Embassy in London’s grants program to implement programs that promote the U.S.-UK partnership. More
  • Public Health Concern!
    Public Health Concern!

    See April 22 update below.

    The U.S. Consulate General in Hamilton, Bermuda, informs U.S. citizens of a public concern regarding the contamination of beaches. A scientific study conducted in 2013 by the University of Laval, the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences, the Bermuda Departments of Conservation, Health, and Environment, and the Bermuda Central Government Laboratory reports that ongoing discharge of raw sewage off Bermuda’s south coast causes intermittent contamination of the waters along the island’s south shore beaches, creating a public health hazard. More
    * New! April 22 update.

Quiz

  • 1. Americans on each third Monday of January honor the life and achievements of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., (1929–1968). He was a:
    • a. political organizer
    • b. skilled orator
    • c. advocate of nonviolent protest
    • d. All of the above
  • 2. Rev. King:
    • a. persuaded Americans to end legal segregation that prevailed throughout the South and parts of other regions
    • b. sparked support for the civil rights legislation that established the legal framework for racial equality in the U.S.
    • c. was the individual most associated with the triumphs of the African-American civil rights movement during the 1950s and 1960s
    • d. All of the above