The Centre for Continuing Education and Extension Services: A Legacy of Excellence and Access to Life-long Learning

Christina Rahming-Nwosa, Lorraine Bastian-Jones, Edward Clement Bethel, Altamease Munroe, Denise Sherman


A review of the history and evolution of the Centre for Continuing Education and Extension Services and the various programmes it has developed to support the work of the College of The Bahamas.


College of the Bahamas; Education; Adult education;

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