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  • Lecture on Maltese culture and identity

    A public lecture entitled Frans Baldacchino il-Budaj: is-sehem tiegħu fil-wirt tal-għana Malti will be given by Marced Zahra Sacco on Thursday at 6.30pm at the Żejtun local council. It is the first in a series of lectures about various aspects of...

  • University to host Malta Global Game Jam 2014

    The University of Malta will for the first time host the Malta Global Game Jam at the Institute of Digital Games from Friday to next Sunday. The event is part of the annual Global Game Jam being being held simultaneously worldwide that is expected...

  • Mcast conference on fostering collaboration

    A conference entitled Fostering Collaboration in the Knowledge Economy is being organised by the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology on January 31 at the Mcast main campus in Paola. The conference will explore the theme of collaboration...

  • Junior College students visit EP in Strasbourg

    A group of Junior College students recently visited the European Parliament in Strasbourg to take part in the Euroscola experience where students have the opportunity to step into the shoes of MEPs for a day. Along with students from 19 other...

  • Seminar on positive education

    A one-day workshop on Happiness and Positive Psychology will take place on Saturday at 9 am at Vincent Farm, Mġarr, organised by the Positive Education Foundation. For more details e-mail [email protected] or call 7986...

  • Public transport in Malta

    What is your final verdict of Arriva’s short stint in Malta? It was bound to happen. I think Arriva had the potential to excel at the beginning, but the bus system was not implemented efficiently enough. The best routes introduced were those from...

  • Extended hours but limited places

    A couple of weeks into the new year, the one thing on every student’s mind is exams. Crowds of panicking students flock to the library every day, trying to make up for the work they did not do in the first semester. In an attempt to help students...

  • On The Zone this week

    Video interviews of youths talking about their careers, talents, social life and fashion are being featured on The Zone at www.timesofmalta.com/thezone. With so many young people working at the new ICT buil-ding of the University, The Zone decided...

  • Think magazine draws over a million readers

    The online version of the University of Malta’s research magazine Think has attracted well over a million viewers from over 100 countries around the world, including the US, the UK, Brazil, Russia, South Africa and China. The free digital news...

  • Globe Theatre’s way of doing Shakespeare

    Students taking A-level English at the University’s Junior College recently had the opportunity to attend workshops based on Shakespeare’s play Othello, co-ordinated by the college’s English Department. The workshops were led by Tas Emiabata, a...

  • Journal on promoting well-being in schools

    The latest issue of the International Journal of Emotional Education (IJEE) published by the University’s Centre for Resilience and Socio-Emotional Health is a special edition on Promoting Well-being in Schools. It is guest edited by Prof.

  • Short courses on e-marketing, public speaking

    Malta University Consulting Ltd is organising short courses on the art of public speaking and on e-marketing at the University Residence, Robert Mifsud Bonnici Street, Lija. The Art of Public Speaking is an eight-week course focusing on effective...

  • Difficulties in communication

    Difficulties encountered when communicating verbally and non-verbally were discussed during a recent seminar entitled Comment? Come? Cómo? organised by the French, Italian and Spanish departments of the University’s Junior College, in...

  • College launches new website

    St Edward’s College, Cottonera, has launched a new website as part of its efforts to make the school more accessible. The revamped site has a simple and clean layout, containing all the information necessary for parents. Navigation through it is...

  • ILM management diploma at Mcast for employees

    Sixteen employees who completed the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) diploma course in management (Level 5) at the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology’s Institute of Business and Commerce were recently presented with their...

  • Nightlife in Malta

    What do you think about nightlife in Malta? It is reasonably good on the whole, but it seems to be available in extremes. You either come across places that are packed with people, making it impossible to cross the room, or, on the other extreme,...

  • Unity in the law profession

    The changes in the structure at the University’s law course to conform with the Bologna Process has opened a can of worms in student-faculty relations. In a course where precision and outspokenness has always been encouraged, rarely, if ever, have...

  • Inclusion Week held at Chiswick House School

    Chiswick House School alumnus Emma Ripard and a friend of hers, Loran Xuereb, both of whom are deaf, recently visited the school to share their experience with pupils as well as to show them how to communicate with hearing-impaired people and...

  • Stagecoach students to perform at Disneyland Paris

    A group of Stagecoach students is set to perform a 20-minute musical theatre piece on the main stage of Disneyland Paris in July. They will also take part in an exclusive musical theatre workshop with actors of the famous theme park. The students’...

  • Training in therapeutic techniques for children

    A one-day training course in therapeutic play techniques will be held on March 31. These techniques enable children to express their experiences and feelings through a natural, self-guided and self-healing process. As children’s experiences and...

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