International Meeting of Rectors

University, Territory and Sustainable Tourism

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, 19-20 May

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

CGU Maris

It is aimed at the students of the CGU member universities

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

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The VI Research Pitches Contest of the CGU registers record participation

The Compostela Group of Universities has received 30 candidatures for the current edition of the activity, thus surpassing the 25 applications submitted for the 2020 call.

The University of La Salle Morelia, México, visits the Compostela Group of Universities

The University of La Salle Morelia, México, visits the Compostela Group of Universities in Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

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Eleven CGU member universities participate in the first phase of the Stella Junior’s programme 2022 call

Students will be able to choose among 28 mobility placements in six countries within the Stella Junior mobility programme.

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, Alfredo Ramón Urbina Valenzuela; 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 executive secretary of the CGU María Teresa Carballeira formalises her incorporation to the Academia Xacobea

The executive secretary of the CGU, María Teresa Carballeira, formalised her incorporation to the Xacobean Academy as a Full Member.

The CGU invites its member universities to participate in its second International Meeting of Rectors

The Compostela Group of Universities invites the heads of its member universities to attend the International Meeting of Rectors ‘University, Territory and Sustainable Tourism’ in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain).

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The 2022 call of the Stella for Staff programme recovers in-person intercontinental mobility

The Compostela Group of Universities brings this mobility initiative back to its origins, promoting in situ exchanges between administrative staff of universities in Europe and America in its 2022 call.

A group of people, three women and a man, are having a conversation in the workplace. In the background of the image, we can see the light coming in through a window, a plant and a board with several sheets of paper with printed graphics. In the upper right corner is the logo of the Stella Junior programme of the Compostela Group of Universities.

The 2022 call of the Stella Junior programme bets on in-person mobility

The Compostela Group of Universities opts for in-person stays in the 2022 call of the Stella Junior programme, aimed at the member universities of the network and their students.

Montage created by the Compostela Group of Universities (CGU) to commemorate International Women's Day 2022. On the right is the text 8-M framed by a purple rectangle. On the left at the top is the CGU logo, while at the bottom is written International Women's Day 2022 in English and Spanish.

The CGU’s member universities commemorate International Women’s Day 2022

The member universities of the Compostela Group of Universities are preparing an extensive programme of activities to mark International Women’s Day.

The CGU endorses Scholars at Risk’s statement in solidarity with Ukraine

The Compostela Group of Universities supports the Scholars at Risk’s statement in solidarity with the population and the Higher Education community in Ukraine

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’.

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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

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

International Meeting of Rectors of CGU

19-20 May 2022

Deadline for submission of applications for grants and mobility

Stella for Staff

27 May 2022, 12:00 PM GMT

Deadline for submission of applications

CGU Maris

5 June 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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