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  • Maltese 6th formers at Euroscuola

    Maltese 6th formers at Euroscuola

    A group of 24 sixth formers from Malta, including students from Giovanni Curmi Higher Secondary School, Naxxar, and De La Salle College, Cottonera, took part in a Euroscuola activity at the European Parliament in Strasbourg. The participants were...

  • The view from Gozo

    The view from Gozo

    What are the main problems Gozitan students face on a daily basis? Most Gozitan students are dependent on public transport, so this uncomfortable means of transport is a vital part of their daily life. The most important issue is synchronising the...

  • Junior College open day

    Junior College open day

    The University Junior College h­eld an open day to give the public a glimpse of the education it offers to students seeking to gain the necessary qualifications to pursue studies at the University of Malta or other institutions. During the week,...

  • KSU Careers Convention

    The annual Careers Convention organised by the University Students Council (KSU) was held at the University Qudrangle last week. The three-day event showcased a diverse range of job opportunities available for students after they graduate from...

  • Upcoming public lectures

    Three presentations on the theme ‘The role of the EU in the Western Balkans’ will be held on Thursday from 10am to 12 noon at the European Documentation Centre of the University’s Institute for European Studies, Msida campus. The first, entitled...

  • Degenerative disease research

    In an interview for University Matters on Campus FM 103.7, Patricia Camilleri speaks to Neville Vassallo, a lecturer in physiology at the University’s Department of Physiology and Biochemistry, about his research on the molecular pathophysiology...

  • Student mental health problems: its symptoms and solutions

    The further one climbs up the academic ranks, the more likely mental health problems are to occur. Sometimes, they start at undergraduate level. High-pressure courses are especially prone to inflicting mental health issues on students, whatever...

  • Youth entrepreneurship discussion on campus

    Youth entrepreneurship discussion on campus

    Youth entrepreneurship as a solution to the rising and persistent problem of youth unemployment was discussed with students on campus at an AEGEE-Valletta event entitled #2morrow2day addressed by MEP Miriam Dalli, Education Minister Evarist...

  • School to attempt Guinness World Record

    St Catherine’s High School, Pembroke, is aiming to break a Guinness World Record of the largest number of people dressed as nursery rhyme characters gathered at a single venue. Students, staff, parents, guardians, relatives, former students and...

  • Agreements with EY, Aurobindo Pharma

    Agreements with EY, Aurobindo Pharma

    The University has signed agreements with Ernst & Young and Aurobindo Pharma Ltd that will benefit fourth year honours economics and pharmaceutical technology students respectively. EY will offer two-month summer placements for up to three...

  • Getting to/from University

    Getting to/from University

    How do you get to and from University? What transport problems do you face? My parents drop me off and pick me up from University. The main problem is the morning rush-hour traffic. Warren Borg Ebejer, BA Hons in English, third year. I use public...

  • Dimech’s lost prison poems

    In an interview for University Matters on Campus FM 103.7, Patricia Camilleri speaks to history professor Henry Frendo about his book Dim­ech’s Lost Prison Poems, a collec­tion of poems by Manwel Di­mech written while in prison, some dating back...

  • Mcast agribusiness symposium

    The Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology held its first agribusiness symposium during which research in agriculture and related sectors carried out by students in the college’s BSc (Hons) Animal Management and BSc Horticulture courses was...

  • 270 part-time courses to be held by Mcast

    The Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology has launched a new prospectus with over 270 part-time courses, including 21 new ones. The courses include beekeeping, advanced gardening, basic water science, fashion design, photography, interior...

  • School visits to NSTF Science Days in Gozo

    School visits to NSTF Science Days in Gozo

    Bookings are now open for school visits to the National Students Travel Foundation (NSTF) Science Days in Gozo, to be held from March 9 to 11. Places are limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. Apart from showcasing students’ projects and...

  • Creative writing programme

    Creative writing programme

    In an interview for University Matters on Campus FM 103.7, Patricia Camilleri speaks to well-known British author Jim Crace about his experience with creative writing programmes and courses and about his own work. She also speaks to Ivan Callus...

  • MA in Christianity and the Arts

    MA in Christianity and the Arts

    Kristina Zammit Endrich has been awarded an MA with distinction in Christianity and the Arts, a unique programme offered by the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at King’s College, London, in association with the National Gallery in...

  • Ghost of English past and present

    Every now and then the spectre of falling standards comes to haunt us and puts the frighteners on many. Accusations fly wildly at the usual suspects: “It’s the teachers, it’s the teachers’ preparation, it’s the learners, it’s the syllabus, it’s...

  • Opening a business

    Opening a business

    Are you interested in opening up a business anytime soon? Yes I am, however, school’s a priority at the moment. Hopefully I will get an opportunity in future after I finish University. Claudio Agius, Bachelor of Commerce, Accounts &...

  • Education faculty students and staff visit children’s wards

    Bachelor of Education (Hons) students and staff from the University’s Faculty of Education visited children’s wards at Mater Dei Hospital in an activity to mark World Day of the Sick. During the visit, the children in the wards took part in...

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