Latest PACE news

Latest PACE news

Internship opportunities for IT

Stepping into have some great internship opportunities for IT, Software Engineering, Business Information Systems students with disabilities. Take a look at the internships on offer for the summer program.


Opportunities for computing students!

PACE units COMP355, ISYS355 and ISYS358 offer computing students the opportunity to work in mixed skill set teams on real computing projects for PACE partners.

In 2013 PACE Computing students worked with Pittwater Council to produce an app, called Walking Pittwater. The app has now been made available on the Apple Store and an Andriod version is available from the Google PlayStore.

Why not download the free app and explore Pittwater’s beautiful natural environment and enjoy the many features of this app sometime soon?


2014 Judyth Sachs prize winners announced!

The FSE PACE team would like to congratulate the Faculty of Science and Engineering 2014 Judyth Sachs prize winners:

Winner – short activity
Justin Galvin (FOSC300)
Activity: Serum Vitamin B12 Levels in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Partner: Westmead Children’s Hospital

Joint winner – long activity
Anna Gregory (FOSC300)
Activity: Caring for Collections Internship
Partner: Sydney Living Museums

Joint winner – long activity
Chris Patfield (ENVG461)
Activity: Place Partners Internship
Partner: Place Partners

Joint winner – long activity
Bronwyn Reichardt and Jack Vidler (ASTR310)
Activity: Huntsman Telephoto Eye – Prototype for the Huntsman Telephoto Array
Partner: Australian Astronomical Observatory


PACE photo competition

Are you completing a PACE activity this year? Enter your PACE photos in the PACE through your lens competition for the chance to win from a massive prize pool.

Enter a photo of your 2015 PACE activity for the chance to win!


Go Green in the City competition

The fifth edition of Go Green in the City invites students from all over the world to share their revolutionary energy management ideas, with the top 12 teams will be invited to Paris in June, 2015.

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FOSC300: Choose your own PACE experience

Have you achieved 39 credit points in your degree? Do you already volunteer with a community or business? Do you have a great idea for an activity which would complement your interests and career aspirations? Or perhaps you are interested in one of our existing PACE opportunities? You may be able to enrol in FOSC300, Session 1 or Winter Vacation & have your activity recognised for academic credit. Applications are open now!

For more info contact us via ask.mq.edu.au.

FOSC300 Course Outline »


PACE brings shells back to Shelly Beach

Manly’s Shelly Beach has begun to see its shells reappear following recommendations from PACE students.

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