MCAST Institute of Information & Communication Technology organized a one-day boot camp hosting two schools, Mater Boni Consilli Paola students, and San Benedittu Kirkop students. The Boot Camp was organized by Mr. Silvio Nocilla, Mr. Paul Pulis and with the help of Ms. Daniela Zerafa Education Officer for MATSEC IT VET. Four Students reading an Advanced Diploma in IT at level 4 where involved to support form 2 students during their boot camp exercise. Mandy Cortis, Leon Piscopo, Neil Delia and Ramon Falzon did a very good peer tutoring job helping the students to complete their web design exercise during the boot camp day. Dr. Mario Cardona Head of Technical College, Mr. Conrad Vassallo Director for ICT and Mr. Silvio Nocilla DDPM for the ICT Technical College presented a certificate award to the students for the excellent work done by assisting the students during the boot camp event.
You are invited to enjoy a complementary professional ballet performance by America’s Premier Christian Ballet Company – The Prodigal Son on 17 May 2018 at 12.15 MCAST Theatre Campus Paola.
Students attending the performance will be excused for the 5th lesson.
This morning MCAST organized a series of activities to celebrate Diversity Day and Europe Day. The events were held at the MCAST Piazatta, MCAST Main Campus, Paola.
There are presently over 60 different nationalities represented at MCAST and most participated in the activities organised to promote and celebrate this diversity. Events included music and dance, cultural presentations as well as various sports activities including a football tournament, Judo Self-Defence Practi…ce, Ninja Demonstration and a Tug-of-War. The Malta Fire Brigade, the Armed Forces of Malta were also present and held demonstrations. Students hailing from the Electronics Engineering programmes of study displayed electronic engineering projects.
Several stalls were also set up in the MCAST Students’ House whereby students presented different crafts and traditional exhibitions from around the world. Visitors had the opportunity to taste traditional food from different countries as well as view students in traditional costumes.
H.E. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, The President of Malta visited the event and met up with different nationality MCAST students.
As we approach the end of this academic year, MCAST IICT Foundation College students attended a progression talk held on Tuesday 8th May at 10:30am in the Institute of Applied Science Auditorium. The aim of the talk is to provide students a smooth transition between the level 3 and level 4. Apart from that it gives an insight on the different streams held at level 4.