Stella Junior

Training and mobility programme for students of CGU member universities

Stella for Staff

Mobility programme for services staff of CGU member universities

X International Video Contest

Open to students from CGU member universities

V Research Pitches Contest

Addressed to researchers from CGU member universities

INITIATIVES AND ACTIVITIES

CGU HIGHLIGHTS

The CGU issues a publication on the impact of COVID-19 on Higher Education

The CGU disseminates for free through its website “The impact of COVID-19 on Higher Education publication”.

The CGU provides training on graphic design and infographics to its research community

The training and teaching innovation course on graphic design and infographics has a duration of one month and will be delivered online.

Twenty CGU member universities submit placement offers for Stella for Staff programme

Services staff from CGU and CONAHEC member universities can apply for more than 40 placement offers in nine countries.

Over 300 registrations received for the CGU course on virtual exchange

Teaching staff from 20 CGU member universities filed an application for the first call of the Training and innovation course on virtual exchange based on the COIL model.

Logo International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia squared

The CGU member universities can submit their nominations for the XXV International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia

This annual award recognises an individual or institution that has made an outstanding contribution to the preservation of Europe’s cultural heritage and its values of cooperation, integration, diversity and tolerance.

The CGU offers an online course on the digital edition of publications

The Compostela Group of Universities promotes a course to learn how to layout, design and edit interactive digital books.

The CGU promotes the training of the teaching staff of its university community with a free course on virtual exchanges

The CGU provides free training on virtual exchanges based on the COIL model to the teaching staff of its member institutions through an online course, to be taught from 22 February to 5 April 2021.

The CGU mourns the passing of its former President Marc Richelle

The Compostela Group of Universities is deeply saddened by the death of its first President, Marc Richelle, Belgian academic with an outstanding career in the field of psychology.

The CGU introduces virtual mobility into the Stella Junior programme

The Stella Junior programme, which aims to make it easier for students from member universities to carry out professional stays abroad, integrates virtual mobility into the 2021 call.

The CGU redesigns its Stella for Staff mobility programme

The Compostela Group of Universities is adapting the Stella for Staff programme, aimed at promoting mobility among the service staff of the network’s mebers, to the new reality outlined by the global pandemic.

MEMBER’S NEWS

The University of Worcester contributes to the organisation of the first international student voice conference

The first Student Voice Conference: Student Agency and Wellness in the Remote Environment will be held online on 8 April 2021 and its main theme is the positive impact of students in the learning environment.

UNINETTUNO and the Catholic University of Lille collaborate on a Master in Business Management and Digital Technologies

UNINETTUNO and Catholic University of Lille sign a double degree academic agreement for the Master in Business Management and Digital Technologies.

Tec de Monterrey hosts the seventh International Congress on Educational Innovation

The Technological Institute of Monterrey is organising the 7th International Congress on Educational Innovation online from 14 to 18 December 2020.

Scholars at Risk celebrates its 20th anniversary with a virtual conference

Scholars at Risk celebrates its 20th anniversary with the virtual conference ‘Free to Think: Responding to Attacks on Higher Education’ from 19-20 November 2020.

IREEDER Erasmus+ project seeks an external evaluator

IREEDER project, in which the University of Vigo is a member of the consortium, circulates a call for expressions of interest for the role of an external evaluator.

The Autonomous University of Chihuahua highlights its incorporation to the CGU in its Activity Report of Administration

The Autonomous University of Chihuahua emphasises its recent affiliation to the Compostela Group of Universities in the presentation of its Fourth Activity Report of Administration 2016-2022.

The Cátedra do Camiño promotes a call for research projects on the Jacobean Route

The Cátedra do Camiño de Santiago e das Peregrinacións has launched a call aimed at providing funding for 21 research, dissemination and educational projects on this pilgrimage route.

UNINETTUNO will host the e-World Marketing Summit on its online learning platform

The telematic university UNINETTUNO will broadcast the 2020 edition of the e-World Marketing Summit through its online learning platform from 6 to 7 November.

The University of Leon launches a call for excellence scholarships addressed to international students

The University of Leon presents a call for 20 scholarships aimed at foreign students who begin their graduate and postgraduate degrees at this institution in the 2020-21 academic year.

The University of Lima organises the International Congress ‘Building a smart world for sustainability’

The Faculty of Engineering and Architecture of the University of Lima presents the 3rd International Congress of Systems Engineering ‘Building a smart world for sustainability’, which will be held virtually from 17 to 20 November.

NEXT EVENTS

CGU

Executive Committee meeting

16 January 2021

Placement offer forms

Stella Junior programme

Submission deadline 5 March 2021 (12:00 PM GMT – noon)

Placement offer forms

Stella for Staff programme

Submission deadline 31 March 2021 (12:00 PM GMT – noon)

Applications

V Research Pitches Contest

Applications deadline 7 April 2021 (12:00 PM GMT – noon)

Applications

X International Video Contest

Applications deadline 7 April 2021 (12:00 PM GMT – noon)

Santiago de Compostela

XXVII CGU General Assembly

13-14 September 2021

MEMBERS

COLLABORATORS