Category: MCAST_NEWS

April 6, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

MCAST has published MCASTlink issue 56. This new edition includes the main activities and events that took place during the last few months within the College. Even though still in a pandemic the College has remained alive and active and kept on creating opportunities out of the many challenges that we are all facing. This…

March 30, 2021 Daniela Blagojevic No comments exist

Ms Marisa Xuereb, a member of the MCAST Board of Governors, was elected President of the Malta Chamber 2021-2023. Marisa Xuereb is an economist who has worked in the industry for over 20 years. She is the current Deputy President of the Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry. She serves as Director of Malta…

March 30, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

MED ClimAccelerator, locally run by MCAST, officially launched its programme and invites start-ups and changemakers to apply MED ClimAccelerator, run locally by the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST), is a programme under EIT Climate-KIC to boost innovation in relation to climate change solutions by supporting and funding local start-ups. Applications opened on…

March 26, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

Today, on the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, Auxiliary Bishop Joe Galea Curmi sent a message to MCAST staff and students. This reflective message about forgiveness is being sent instead of the traditional mass organised each year. The mass had to be cancelled given the current COVID-19 restrictions. Click on the video below for…

March 12, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

        The COVID-19 vaccination centre at the MCAST Campus in Paola opened on 12 March, with vaccinations being given to priority groups identified by the health authority. The College is continuing to collaborate with the health authorities in the fight against Covid-19 and supporting the community by hosting the vaccination centre and…

March 10, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

The Institute of Engineering and Transport (IET) launched a design competition for primary school children in Years 4, 5 and 6. Children are encouraged to design the colour scheme for the body and wings of a Piper Seneca aeroplane and to choose an original and attractive colour scheme that is also practical for spray painting….

March 8, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

To mark International Women’s day, MCAST has launched a campaign to celebrate women’s achievements across different sectors in arts, science and technology. Throughout March, we will be sharing inspiring stories about women in our community and the diversity and creativity in their work. This initiative coincides with the College’s 20th anniversary, and we will be…

March 3, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

        The Institute for Education promotes high quality education for educators and students at all levels, and by collaborating with stakeholders, fosters top-level learning communities while also fostering education with equity and social justice. With the agreement signed, the two educational institutions are further strengthening the collaboration between them so that lecturers…

February 26, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

      “With dedication and coordination, the MCAST campus in Gozo is continously improving its operations to continue to be a centre of excellence that offers quality opportunities to Gozitan students in Gozo, with all my support and the support of the Ministry for Education”, said Minister for Education Justyne Caruana during an official…

February 26, 2021 Martina Anne Attard

Ministers Ian Borg and Justyne Caruana visited the MaritimeMT training center where an agreement was signed between MCAST and MaritimeMT focusing on possible ways of cooperation and collaboration between the two main institutes. This agreement will serve so that both MCAST and MaritimeMT work together in an honest way and offer the best experience and…