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Education

  • Think-ing about rebooting society

    Using social media for charity, promoting resilience development in children, clean food and energy, and revisiting the Great Siege of Malta are some of the many topics featured in the latest edition of Think magazine regarding ongoing research at...

  • Students sacrificing free time – survey

    A new survey of 70 University of Malta students has found that 42 per cent of students only have 10 hours of free time every week. The survey asked the students about the amount of time they spend on their studies and leisure, and whether they...

  • Mcast engineering student develops RO water quality control system

    Mcast engineering student develops RO water quality control system

    Andreas Dalli, a final year mechanical engineering student at the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (Mcast), has developed a model that ensures that chemicals used to produce water by means of reverse osmosis plants are neither wasted...

  • e-leadership skills needed

    For the European economy to grow and compete with the rest of the world, countries in Europe needs a significant amount of e-leaders – people capable of driving successful innovation by taking advantage of the latest advances of digital technologies.

  • University fundraiser wants you to row for a cause

    University fundraiser wants you to row for a cause

    Active philanthropists have been invited to give their arms a solid workout and row indoors in aid of Dar tal-Providenza.  The fundraising event, which will take place on Monday 19 December between 9am and 4pm at Dar l-Istudent, will allow...

  • Malta Junior Science Olympiad

    St Augustine College students Kurt Abela, Robert Bugeja and James Zerafa are the winners of the third edition of the Malta Junior Science Olympiad 2016. Maria Regina College Secondary School, Zokrija, Mosta, and St Thomas More College Secondary...

  • Reinterpreting poetry through creative arts

    Mcast’s Institute for the Creative Arts and St Ignatius College Ħandaq Middle School have launched a joint Kreattiv project aimed at exploring alternative channels of expressing the process of learning. During the project, 4th formers at St...

  • Robotics Week event at Mcast

    Mcast lecturers gave talks and presentations to over 50 students from the college’s Foundation College on robotics and Arduino, programming robots to Mindstorm and introduced them to magazines related to robotics in the Mcast library to find. The...

  • Teachers’ job shadowing experience in Germany

    Teachers’ job shadowing experience in Germany

    Five teachers from St Martin’s College, Swatar, recently underwent a job shadowing experience at Ricarda-Huch Schule in Giessen, Germany, that provided great insights into how other countries tap into their intercultural links. The teachers from...

  • International Journal of Emotional Education

    The latest edition of the International Journal of Emotional Education (IJEE volume 8, issue 2) has been issued by the University of Malta’s Centre for Resilience and Socio-Emotional Health. It is a special edition on social and emotional learning...

  • Reforming education

    What changes to the education system would you suggest to promote creativity and employability in students? While the University offers sound grounding in theory it should strive to give students more practice on how it is applied. Josef Cutajar,...

  • A rethink of gender, work and society

    A rethink of gender, work and society

    Sometimes the cosmos seems to align and point to a course of action in a way that is rather difficult to ignore, and I suppose it is due to one such alignment that I ended up reading for the Diploma in Social Studies (Gender and Development) at...

  • Students gain skills kits

    Students gain skills kits

    Two groups of nine female and nine male students at St Theresa College recently completed skills kits offered by the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (Mcast) in hairdressing and beauty, and sport respectively. Launched last October,...

  • Plas applications open

    The University of Malta’s Programme in the Liberal Arts and Sciences (Plas) offers the opportunity for people to enrich their personal and professional develop­ment by studying at their own pace. One may apply for any and as many Plas units as one...

  • Learning Maltese through English

    Learning Maltese through English

    A fifth edition of Maltese through English by Lorna Vassallo has been issued. It introduces chapters explaining verbs with special peculiarities and lays out fully-conjugated examples of verbs having ‘għ’ as their first, second and third root...

  • Studying at University

    Studying at University

    On a scale of 1 to 10 how satisfied are you with the quality of your lectures? What aspect are you most pleased about? My rating would be 9. I like how friendly in approach lecturers tend to be when explaining. Leon Xuereb, BA English and Theatre...

  • Legal challenges to cloud computing to be explored

    A seminar exploring the various legal challenges and questions raised by cloud computing will be held by the Malta Information Technology Law Association (MITLA) at Smart City on December 12 at 13.15pm. The event is of interest to students...

  • Mcast offers free online courses

    Mcast offers free online courses

    The Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (Mcast) has launched an online learning management system including over 200 modules in a broad range of subjects, including ICT, creative arts, mechanical, electrical and electronics engineering...

  • Adult learning awards

    Adult learning awards

    Adult learning in Malta was recently celebrated with the Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe (Epale) Awards 2016. The bi-annual cere­mony, organised by the Education Ministry’s  Directorate for Lifelong Learning, gives recognition to...

  • Laparoscopic surgery master programme

    The University’s Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in collaboration with the Associazione Chirurghi Ospedalieri Italiani (ACOI) is offering a new Master Programme in Laparoscopic Surgery. The programme is offered in English and provides...

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