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Gilbert Morris

Gilbert Morris, Bahamian lawyer, educator. Scholarship Rotary International, 1990-1991, Doris Minette Holdings, 1989, Frederick R.M. with Holdings, 1990, 91, 92, 93, Institute for Humane Studies, 1994, Institute for Economic Affairs, 1993, 94, 95; MOBY fund fellowship Moby Foundation, 1991-1996, Liberty Fund fellowship Liberty Foundation, 1993; curriculum grant George Mason University, 1999-2000.

Background

  • Morris, Gilbert was born on June 2, 1965 in Spring City, Bahamas. Son of Myrtle A. Morris.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Law and Political Science, Oxford University, England, 1990. Diploma, Harvard Extension School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1988. Diploma, Institute of British Studies, Oxford, England, 1991.

      Master of Science, London School of Economics, 1992. Doctor in History of Medicine, University London, 1996. Diploma in international trade law, Cadmus Law College, London, 1992.

      Diploma in international law, West London Law Institute, 1994.

    Career

    • Director public interest workshop Freeport, Grand Bahama, 1984-1986. Speech writer Al Dillette & Association/Ministry of National Security, Nassau, Bahamas, 1992-1994. Professor George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, since 1996.

      Director AFAM Digital Divide Initiative, since 1998. Co-director Security Policy Group International, Washington, since 1999. Economist Bahamas Committee on Southern Africa, Nassau, 1986-1988.

    Works

    • Author: (poetry) The Rose, 1992, Biblio-Biographical Reference of Early African American Authors, 1999. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Whig Party

    Religion

    Denomination: Carmelite Monk

    Membership

    Advisor legal and finance policy Sen. Honorary Frederick A. Mitchell, Nassau, 1995. Member Gray's Inns of Court (life, barrister), University London Convocation (life), Mid-Atlantic Scholars Association, The American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Royal Society of Philosophy.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cricket, polo, charbourg architecture.

    Connections

    • Married Gale Bernadette Royal, September 14, 2000. Children: Gilbert Morris, Nathaniel Maximillian Octavian.
    • father: Myrtle A. Morris Morris
    • spouse: Gale Bernadette Royal
    • children: Gilbert Morris
    • Nathaniel Maximillian Octavian Morris
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    Born June 2, 1965
    (age 52)
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