XXVIII International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia

For the governing teams of the CGU member universities

Stella Junior

Mobility programme  for the students of the CGU member universities

Research Pitches Contest

For the research staff of the CGU member universities

Stella for Staff

Mobility programme  for the staff of the CGU and CONAHEC members

XXX CGU General Assembly

3-4 June 2024

Peruvian University of Applied Sciences, Peru

INITIATIVES AND ACTIVITIES

For students and young researches

For academic staff

For services staff

For universities

CGU HIGHLIGHTS

The University of Zaragoza announces grants for Latin American and Equatorial Guinean PhD students 2024/2025

La Universidad de Zaragoza convoca ayudas para iberoamericanos y ecuatoguineanos en estudios de doctorado 2024/2025.

On the left side of the composition is a photograph of the participants in the meeting held by Alumni USC and the Compostela Group of Universities (CGU). On the left, Inés Toca is wearing a green jacket and black trousers. In the centre, María Teresa Carballeira Rivera in a navy blue blazer and cream trousers. On the right, Eva López Barrio wears a red and black checked jacket and black trousers. To the right of the composition are the CGU logo and the text meeting with the Alumni Association of the University of Santiago de Compostela in white on a klein blue background.

The CGU welcomes the Alumni Association of the University of Santiago de Compostela

The Compostela Group of Universities meets with the Alumni Association of the University of Santiago de Compostela to explore ways of cooperation in joint projects and initiatives.

The CGU attends the International Congress “Heritage, a shared responsibility”.

This meeting, hosted by the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), seeks to promote an academic integration agreement that strengthens the strategic alliance between the European Union and Latin America.

ENGLISH The first photograph of the collage was taken during one of the sessions of the event. In the second, Teresa Carballeira is accompanied by Mariano Jabonero, the secretary general of the OEI, and Natalia Armijos, director General for Culture of the same organisation. Below is a group photograph of those attending the event. ESPAÑOL La primera fotografía del collage fue tomado durante una de las sesiones del evento. En la segunda, Teresa Carballeira está acompañada del secretario general de la OEI, Mariano Jabonero, y de la directora general de Cultura de esta misma organización, Natalia Armijos. La inferior es una fotografía de grupo de los asistentes al evento.

The CGU attends the V Latin America and the Caribbean-European Union Academic Summit

The executive secretary of the Compostela Group of Universities, María Teresa Carballeira Rivera, represented the network last week at the V Latin America and the Caribbean-European Union Academic Summit.

The central element of the composition is the photograph of Luis Antonio Miguel Quintales, who has brown eyes, a fair complexion and shaved hair. He is also wearing a navy blue polo shirt. To his right is the logo of the International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia, which is headed by a golden shell. Below it, the abbreviated name Compostela Prize and the full name of the award are shown in blue letters immediately after it.

The XXVII International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia honours the promoter of the Camino Torres, Luis Antonio Miguel Quintales

The XXVII International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia recognises Luis Antonio Miguel Quintales for his role in the enhancement of the Camino Torres.

Photographs of the first, second and third prize winners of the VII CGU Research Pitches Contest. From left to right are Rickard Emanuel Anders Nilsson, Zizilia Zamudio Beltrán and Régulo Luis Olivares García.

The VII Research Pitches Contest recognises research staff from Karlstad, La Salle Mexico and Jaume I universities

The jury of the 2023 call of the research pitches contest of the Compostela Group of Universities honours the video presentations of three candidates from the universities of Karlstad, La Salle Mexico and Jaume I.

ENGLISH On the left, Carmen Vargas has blonde hair; light eyes and wears a red jacket. In the middle, Scott Venezia, with black hair and dark eyes, wears a blue shirt with a blue jacket. On the right, Tomasz Domański has white hair, rectangular glasses with a black exterior and a red interior. He is also wearing a white shirt. ESPAÑOL A la izquierda, Carmen Vargas tiene el pelo rubio, ojos claros y viste una chaqueta roja. En el medio Scott Venezia, de pelo negro y ojos oscuros, lleva una camisa azul con una chaqueta de esta misma tonalidad. A la derecha, Tomasz Domański tiene el pelo blanco, unas gafas rectangulares con el exterior negro y el interior rojo. Además, lleva puesta una camisa blanca.

The CGU reveals the composition of the Selection Committee for Stella Junior 2023

This body will review the applications submitted by the students from the member universities of the network for the 2023 call of the mobility programme addressed to students.

ENGLISH The first picture in the collage shows the speakers at the round table “Why is the EU important for LAC and LAC for the EU?”. The second picture shows Marek Kręglewski, the CGU President, among the attendees of the event. The third one shows María Teresa Carballeira Rivera, the CGU Executive Secretary, with Edward Roekaert, the Rector of the Peruvian University of Applied Sciences. In the fourth one, there is an overview of the Cidade da Cultura hall hosting the conference. ESPAÑOL La primera fotografía del collage muestra a los ponentes de la mesa redonda ¿Por qué son importantes la UE para LAC y LAC para la UE?. La segunda al presidente del GCU, Marek Kręglewski, entre los asistentes al evento. La tercera a la secretaria ejecutiva del GCU, María Teresa Carballeira Rivera, con el rector de la Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, Edward Roekaert. En la cuarta una visión general de la sala de la Cidade da Cultura que acoge las jornadas.

The CGU participates in the II Academic and Knowledge Summit UE-CELAC

The Cidade da Cultura welcomes representatives of higher education institutions from Latin America, the Caribbean and Europe to this event, whose programme of activities will take place between today and tomorrow

The CGU unveils the composition of the Selection Committee for Stella for Staff 2023

This body will review the applications submitted by the services staff from the member universities of the network for the 2023 call of the mobility programme.

The logo of the VII Research Pitches Contest of the CGU appears in the top left corner over a photograph of black and white books. On the right, on a purple background, the edition and name of the contest appear in white letters.

Geographical diversity and institutional participation grow at the VII Research Pitches Contest

Research staff from eleven member institutions of the Compostela Group of Universities submit their candidatures for the 2023 edition of the research pitches contest.

MEMBER’S NEWS

The Autonomous University of Chiapas announces the fourth edition of the “Webinars on Internationalisation at Casa Unach 2024”.

The Autonomous University of Chiapas announces the fourth edition of the cycle called Webinars on Internationalisation at Home Unach 2024, with the aim of informing the Spanish-speaking university community in Mexico, Latin America and the world, models, methodologies, tools, trends and success stories of Internationalisation at Home (IeC) programmes.

The University of Pécs, in Hungary, is offering its summer schools 2024

The University of Pécs, in Hungary, is offering its summer schools. These in-person, affordable and high-quality courses will take place in July 2024. They are organised in four two-week or four-week programmes.

The University of Worcester provides a special pathway for graduates of CGU members to obtain a place on its teacher training course

The University of Worcester has created a special opportunity and pathway for graduates of Compostela Group members (and final year students graduating in summer 2024) to apply for a place on its teacher training course at Worcester. The admissions process includes an online interview for students who meet the criteria and a place in on-campus accommodation is available.

The Autonomous University of Chiapas convenes the Conference on the Internationalisation of Higher Education 2023

The Autonomous University of Chiapas, through the General Coordination of Inter-institutional Relations, convenes the Conference on Internationalisation of Higher Education (JIES) 2023 on 28, 29 and...

The University of Worcester advertises a UK government-funded scholarship scheme for non-UK trainee teachers

The University of Worcester advertises public grants aimed at non-UK citizens, both resident in the UK and outside the UK, Irish nationals and refugees or asylum seekers.

ESPAÑOL Sobre un fondo azul Klein está el diseño elaborado por UNINETTUNO para la difusión de su programa UNINETTUNO Plus. A la derecha figura el logotipo del programa, compuesto por el nombre de la universidad y un globo terráqueo, ambos elementos de color blanco. Además, hay un tercer elemento que es un signo de sumar, cuyos extremos combinan tonalidades azules, violetas y rojas. A la izquierda, dos formas circulares que albergan en su interior las fotografías de una mujer ante un ordenador y un hombre con un libro. Bajo ellos el lema del proyecto en inglés: Degree courses for a new students generation. ENGLISH On a Klein blue background is the design produced by UNINETTUNO for the dissemination of its UNINETTUNO Plus programme. On the right is the programme's logo, consisting of the name of the university and a globe, both in white. In addition, there is a third element, which is a plus sign, the ends of which combine blue, violet and red tones. On the left, two circular shapes with photographs of a woman at a computer and a man with a book. Below them is the project's slogan in English: Degree courses for a new students generation.

UNINETTUNO introduces new global blended programmes for students under 23

Students in these programmes will be able to spend a period of their studies on the campuses of the international partner universities.

ESPAÑOL El elemento central de la fotografía es un globo terráqueo, del que está visible solo un cuarto de su superficie. Los diversos países están diferenciados por tonalidades arena, rojizas, verdosas y azuladas. La información dispuesta sobre el globo está escrita en algún alfabeto cirílico. En la esquina superior izquierda se sitúa el logotipo de la International Summer School de la Universidad de A Coruña. El nombre de este programa aparece en letras negras sobre un fondo amarillo fosforito. En la parte posterior, figura un elemento gráfico de diseño en blanco, cuyo diseño evoca una puesta de sol sobre el mar. ENGLISH The central element of the photograph is a globe, of which only a quarter of its surface is visible. The various countries are differentiated by shades of sandish, reddish, greenish and bluish. The information on the globe is written in the Cyrillic alphabet. In the upper left corner is the logo of the International Summer School of the University of A Coruña. The name of this programme appears in black letters on a phosphorescent yellow background. On the back, there is a graphic design element in white, the design of which evokes a sunset over the sea.

The University of A Coruña proposes discounts to CGU students at its International Summer School 2023

The University of A Coruña offers discounts to the students of the network’s member institutions for its International Summer School 2023, which will take place from 17 to 28 July 2023.

ENGLISH In the photograph, a group of students is sitting on the edge of a pond. On the left, three people in the group are taking a selfie with their mobile phones. In the centre, three others are consulting a map. Those on the right are reading the contents of their notebooks. Behind the pond is a lush garden, behind which the treetops reveal a building with the name Masaryk University on its central sign. ESPAÑOL En la fotografía un grupo de estudiantes está sentado al borde de un estanque. A la izquierda, tres personas del grupo están tomando una selfi con el móvil. En el centro, otras tres consultan un mapa. Las de la derecha están leyendo el contenido de sus libretas. Tras el estanque hay un frondoso jardín, tras el que las copas de los árboles dejan entrever un edificio en cuyo rótulo central puede leerse el nombre de la Universidad Masaryk.

Masaryk University offers discounts to CGU students at its Intensive Summer School 2023

Masaryk University proposes discounts to students from the member institutions of the network its Intensive Summer School 2023, which offer includes one online and 14 two-week in person courses.

ENGLISH On a klein blue background appears the promotional image of the University of Guadalajara's incoming exchange programme 2023 B. On the left, the mascot of the UDG, a black-haired lion dressed in a T-shirt with the colours of the institution and its initials on his chest. The lion, also wearing jeans and shoes, holds a globe and a black paper aeroplane in his right hand. In the centre of the composition is the logo of the Mexican university in yellow and below it is the following text: programa de estancias académicas 2023 B (translated into English incoming exchange programme 2023 B). This text combines two different typographies and colours, yellow and white. In the upper right corner, there is a red paper plane with the initials PEA, which stands for Programa de Estancias Académicas. In addition to the year of the call, 2023. ESPAÑOL Sobre un fondo azul klein aparece la imagen promocional del programa de estancias académicas 2023 B de la Universidad de Guadalajara. A la izquierda la mascota de la UdeG, un león de cabellera negra que viste una camiseta con los colores de la institución y sus siglas sobre el pecho. El león, que lleva también un pantalón vaquero y zapatos, sostiene en su mano derecha un globo terráqueo y un avión de papel negro. En el centro de la composición el logotipo de la universidad mexicana en color amarillo y bajo él el siguiente texto: programa de estancias académicas 2023 B. Este texto combina dos tipografías y colores diferentes, amarillo y blanco. En la esquina superior derecha hay un avión de papel rojo con las siglas PEA, que corresponden al Programa de Estancias Académicas. Además del año de la convocatoria, 2023.

UDG invites CGU member universities to join the incoming exchange programme 2023 B

Institutions affiliated with the Compostela Group of Universities can nominate and register their students for a mobility period at the UDG by signing a bilateral agreement.

ENGLISH Photograph of several open books stacked on a table. At the base are two books with red covers, above them a green one and at the top a black one with the pages unfolded in a manner reminiscent of an accordion. ESPAÑOL Fotografía de varios libros abiertos apilados sobre una mesa. En la base dos libros de cubierta roja, sobre ellos uno verde y en la cúspide uno negro con las páginas desplegadas de un modo que recuerda a un acordeón.

UNESP launches a call for papers for the 2024 dossier of the journal Texto Livre

Those interested in submitting papers can send them by email to the organisers until 30 April 2023.

KEY DATES

Logotipo de la Universidad de Seville. Logo of the University of Seville

Submission of placement offers

Stella Junior mobility programme

9 February 2024 (12:00 PM – noon. Spanish Peninsular time)
Logotipo de la Universidad de Seville. Logo of the University of Seville

Submission of applications

VIII Research Pitches Contest

29 February 2024 (12:00 PM – noon. Peninsular Spanish time)
The logo of the International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia is headed by a golden shell. Below it, the abbreviated name Prize is shown and the full name of the award appears in blue letters immediately after it.

Submission of nominations

XXVIII International Prize Grupo Compostela-Xunta de Galicia

22 March 2024

University Business Academy in Novi Sad, Republic of Serbia

Meeting of the Executive Committee

25-26 March 2024
Logotipo de la Universidad de Seville. Logo of the University of Seville

Peruvian University of Applied Sciences, Peru

XXX CGU General Assembly

3-4 June 2024

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