Researcher Abbie Kressner, from Atlanta, USA, has an international grant to study Cochlear implants in virtual hearing environments at Macquarie University.
Fourth year Bachelor of Education student, Tahnee Maynard, participated in Peru’s Challenge with PACE International and Australian Volunteers International. Tahnee, who studies early childhood (Birth to 12 years), taught children sport and helped construct classrooms in the small community of Quilla Huata.
Macquarie Master of Research student Wisam Babar, from Bangladesh, is researching how a particular species of fungi may contribute to producing biofuels.
Macquarie Merit Scholar Claire Bennett was part of a Global Voices delegation of students to the first UN environment assembly (UNEA) in Kenya. Continue reading
Macquarie Study Abroad and volunteering is part of the PACE (Professional and Community Engagement) ethos. Over the semester winter break, Karina Maynard, Andrew Fischer, Sebastian Stinton and Mary Stompe lived in Germany, studying the language, culture and World Cup euphoria of their temporary home.