XXVI International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia

The President of the International Committee of the Red Cross, Peter Maurer

VI Research Pitches Contest

Discover award-winning researchers in this edition

CGU Maris

It is aimed at the students of the CGU member universities

Stella Junior programme

Aimed at CGU member universities and their students

Stella for Staff programme

Aimed at CGU & CONAHEC member universities and their services staff

XXVIII CGU General Assembly

University of Fribourg, Switzerland
8-9 September 2022

INITIATIVES AND ACTIVITIES

For students and young researches

For academic staff

For services staff

For universities

CGU HIGHLIGHTS

Photographs of the first, second and third prizewinners of the VI Research Pitches Contest of the CGU. From left to right are Ángela Arnosa Prieto, Lucas Van der Hauwaert and Helena Pereira.

The VI Research Pitches Contest recognises the research staff of the universities of Santiago de Compostela and Minho

The jury of the 2022 edition of the research pitches contest of the Compostela Group of Universities awards the video presentations of three candidates from the universities of Santiago de Compostela and Minho.

Interview with David Rodeiro, beneficiary of the Compostela Group of Universities-CETYS Chair

Interview with David Rodeiro, beneficiary of the Compostela Group of Universities-CETYS 2022 Chair, professor in the Department of Financial Economics and Accounting at the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC).

Photograph of the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Peter Maurer. The ICRC President is wearing a black suit jacket with a white shirt and yellow tie. Behind him is a glass surface with the ICRC logo in white, the main element of which is a cross.

The XXVI International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia is bestowed to the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross, Peter Maurer

The laureate will receive the award on 8 September at the XXVIII General Assembly of the Compostela Group of Universities, organised this year by the Swiss University of Fribourg.

Photograph of the schooner Atyla sailing at sea. The vessel has a black and red hull, as well as nine sails, two of them black. Six people are on board and from its masts hang banners of Xacobeo 20-21 and the Iacobus Maris initiative.

The CGU resolves the call for the CGU Maris project aimed at students of the university network

The resolution of the selection process carried out to appoint the 15 people who will participate in the CGU Maris, which will take place from 17 to 24 July 2022, can be consulted on the website of the activity.

La secretaria ejecutiva del GCU en la asamblea general de la Asociación de Municipios del Camino de Santiago

The executive secretary of the CGU participates in the VII General Assembly of the Association of Municipalities of the Camino de Santiago

The executive secretary of the GCU participates in the VII General Assembly of the Association of Municipalities of the Camino de Santiago in Jaca, Spain.

The Compostela Group of Universites shares audiovisual material of the II International Meeting of Rectors

The Compostela Group of Universities shares audiovisual material of the II International Meeting of Rectors held from the 19 to 20 of May 2022.

The CGU makes public the resolution of the Compostela Group of Universities-CETYS Chair.

The CGU makes public on its website the resolution of the first edition of the Compostela Group of Universities-CETYS chair.

From left to right are shown the photographs of the members of the jury of the VI Research Pitches Contest. At the top, the President of the CGU, Marek Kręglewski; the Vice-President of the CGU, Inmaculada Fortanet; and the Rector of the University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro, Emídio Ferreira dos Santos Gomes. At the bottom, the Vice-Rector for Internationalisation of the University of Almeria, Julián Cuevas González; the Director of Research and Postgraduate Studies of the Autonomous University of Chihuahua, Myrna Isela García Bencomo; and the Executive Secretary of the Compostela Group of Universities, María Teresa Carballeira Rivera.

The CGU unveils the jury for its VI Research Pitches Contests

The Compostela Group of Universities announces on the website of its Research Pitches Contest the composition of the jury of the VI edition.

The universities present at the II International Meeting of Rectors of the CGU express their commitment to sustainable tourism

The 17 participating universities and the Government of the Canary Islands declared their support for sustainable tourism and advocated for better land management by signing an institutional declaration.

Group photograph of the attendees and authorities present at the official opening of the International Meeting of Rectors 'University, Territory and Sustainable Tourism'.

The sustainability of tourism is under debate at the II International Meeting of Rectors of the CGU, hosted by the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University

The Compostela Group of Universities is organising the International Meeting of Rectors ‘University, Territory and Sustainable Tourism’ from 19 to 20 May with the collaboration of the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University and the General Directorate of Tourism of the Government of the Canary Islands.

MEMBER’S NEWS

Representatives from the partner institutions of SUCTIA project at the first transnational project meeting that took place in Poznań on Dec 16-17, 2020. / Representantes de las instituciones asociadas a SUCTIA en la primera reunión transnacional del proyecto que tuvo lugar en Poznań del 16 al 17 de diciembre de 2020.

Adam Mickiewicz University opens call for papers for SUCTIA final conference

The Polish university invites members of the academic community, experts, educators and researchers to submit their proposals for ‘Academics for Internationalisation – SUCTIA Final conference’.

Photograph of a grey laptop computer, whose black screen is crossed by orange waves with a grid of yellow lines. The background behind the laptop is black and dotted with red, yellow, orange, brown and white dots

The Technical University of Cartagena introduces the ‘Cloud Computing Weeks’

The School of Industrial Engineering of the Technical University of Cartagena, organises from 10 to 14 March the ‘Cloud Computing Weeks’ within the framework of its Industry 4.0 Master.

Logo of the staff training week EMedTrain The School of Medicine of the University of Minho

The School of Medicine of the University of Minho organises EMedTrain within the Erasmus+ staff training programme

The staff training week EMedTrain will be held from May 23 to 26 May at the School of Medicine of the University of Minho.

The University of Zaragoza launches the 2022-2023 call for applications for doctoral studies for Ibero-Americans and Equatoguineans

The University of Zaragoza, in collaboration with Santander Universities, publishes the 2022-2023 call for grants for Ibero-American and Equatorial Guinean students to pursue doctoral studies at this institution of higher education.

Masaryk University Summer School opens its doors to students of the Compostela Group of Universities

The summer 2022 academic offering includes two programmes, eleven intensive courses and research lab internships in the fields of political and social sciences, microbiology, biology, ecology,...

Adam Mickiewicz University announces a new edition of the European Master’s Degree in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA)

Adam Mickiewicz University announces a new edition of the European Master’s Degree in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA), an intensive course aimed at training professionals in the field of human rights and democratisation.

The CGU and CETYS University sign the collaboration agreement by which the Compostela Group of Universities-CETYS Chair is created

The Compostela Group of Universities-CETYS Chair offers the professors of the member universities and collaborators of the CGU the possibility of obtaining a position as visiting professor at CETYS University.

The University of Pécs wins the EAIE Award for Excellence in Internationalisation

The university is the first Hungarian higher education institution to gain this prestigious award from the European Association for International Education.

The University of Lima organises the International Congress ‘Digital society: challenges and opportunities of a new reality’

The Systems Engineering Degree of the University of Lima presents the IV International Systems Engineering Congress ‘Digital Society: challenges and opportunities of a new reality’, which will be held virtually from 26 to 28 October 2021.

KEY DATES

CGU Maris

CGU-Maris

Meeting of the Executive Committee

17-24 July 2022

University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Meeting of the Executive Committee

7 September 2022

University of Fribourg, Switzerland

XXVIII CGU General Assembly

8-9 September 2022

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