Tag Archives: Africa

African researcher goes platinum

African researcher goes platinum

PhD candidate Gerard Leteba. In a world where small improvements can equal big scientific and commercial gains, Gerard Leteba’s research is generating a buzz much larger than the nanoparticles he work ...
Distance no barrier to TESOL degree

Distance no barrier to TESOL degree

. Ahmed El-Sandouby knows a lot about teaching English as a second language, having been an ESL/EFL teacher with the British Council in Egypt for almost 14 years. ...
Scholarship students celebrate

Scholarship students celebrate

Macquarie’s international student scholars enjoyed cocktails and canapés at a special celebration function held in their honour last week. The champagne was flowing last week, as Macquarie Unive ...
College living: a home away from home

College living: a home away from home

Photo: Nizar Noor Living away from home from the first time can be a challenge for any young person. For international students studying at Macquarie, it is often combined with their first experience ...
From violence to video:  communicating for peace

From violence to video: communicating for peace

Photo: Antra Kalnins The widespread violence that erupted in Kenya following its 2007/08 presidential election is one example of how ethnic divisions can create deep rifts across countries that can be ...