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Vila Pensa Festival del Pensament del Penedès 2020 analyzes philosophical and cultural challenges of the health crisis

Several lecturers and researchers of the University of Barcelona take part in this year’s edition of Vila Pensa, a festival on the thought, created in Vilafranca del Penedès, following the model of Barcelona Pensa and whose aim is to bring philosophy closer to citizens.

With the motto “Are we human?”, experts such as Montserrat Camps, Nemrod …

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The UB, leading institution in Spain in the prestigious international rankings QS World University and CWUR

The University of Barcelona is listed as the first Spanish university in the 2021 edition of the QS World University Rankings, in which it holds the 183d world position among more than 1,600 higher education institutions.

Among the Spanish universities, the University of Barcelona is followed by the Autonomous University of Madrid (200), the Complutense University …

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UIC Barcelona ranks among the 10 best-performing private universities in Spain

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On Wednesday 27 May, the CYD Foundation published the overall results of the 2020 Spanish university ranking. This tool can be used to measure and compare the quality of the Spanish university system by conducting an indicator analysis, classified by performance groups and separated into six different dimensions: “Teaching and Learning”; “Research”; …

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Andorra will create a committee of experts to establish the necessary requirements for the reopening of schools

Andorra has decided to create a committee of experts with technicians from the Ministry of Education, Health, and Civil Service to establish the necessary requirements for the reopening of schools.

Moreover, all students between 6 and 9 years old, even those who were not enrolled in sports activities, will be able to participate in online activities …

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At the earliest Andorra will resume school on 1st June

The Minister of Education of Andorra, Ester Vilarrubla, appeared on Monday to announce the latest decisions.

· Connectivity for virtual home-schooling: 270 tablets have been loaned to pupils through the Ministry’s loan service and, with the help of AndorraTelecom, 67 families unconnected to wifi now have access to the internet.

· Dining: The dining service has not …

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