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    Josep Antoni Bombí: “There are internationally prestigious research groups on pathological anatomy in all the university hospitals in Catalonia”

    Entrevistes

    18/12/2020

    The book Història breu de l’Anatomia Patològica a Catalunya has been recently published. The book, whose authors are the emeritus professors of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Josep Antoni Bombí, Miquel Bruguera and Jacint Cobella, was requested by the Catalan Society on Pathological...

    The photograph

    <i>Pescador galàctic</i>. Image: Pablo Bou

    Pescador galàctic. Image: Pablo Bou

    fotoNAT-UB 2020: ‘Pescador galàtic’ by Pablo Bou

    Fotonotícies

    08/01/2021

    The piece Pescador galàctic, by Pablo Bou, Pablo Bou, AdSS member of Bosch i Gimpera Foundation, was the winner in the zoology category of the fourteenth edition of the wildlife photography contest fotoNAT-UB. The winner notes that “by working with continuous light and flash techniques, I got this image which shows the dynamism and beauty of this kingfisher". "Wildlife photography...

    Current affairs

    • Branko Milanovic.- Economist Branko Milanovic analyses the costs and excesses of the current capitalist system 02/10/2019
      Economist Branko Milanovic analyses the costs and excesses of the current capitalist system

      Acadèmic

      Branko Milanovic, professor at the University of New York, known for his studies on inequality, will present his book Capitalism, alone (Harvard University Press) on Wednesday, October 9, at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the UB. Participants in the presentation will be Marta Curto Grau, director-general...

    •   - The 1st International Mobility Fair shows UB students all their possibilities 18/09/2019
      The 1st International Mobility Fair shows UB students all their possibilities

      Acadèmic

      On October 10, the University of Barcelona will hold the 1st International Mobility Fair, an activity for the students which will offer information on the different international mobility options they have at the UB. The activity, which will take place in the gardens of the Major College Penyafort-Montserrat...

    • To talk about the new academic offering of EIM, from Tuesday September 17 on, there will be a series of promotional actions around the faculties of the UB consisting on a contest with the app Kahoot.- EIM starts the year with plenty of new stuff 16/09/2019
      EIM starts the year with plenty of new stuff

      Acadèmic

      The registration for the School of Modern Languages (EIM) of the University of Barcelona is now open, and it comes with many new things. Among other things, EIM expands its academic offering is teaching a new course on Comprehension of Romance Languages. Also, it launches a new website available for...

    • From left to right, Joan Segon Armengol, legal representative of Menarini Latin-America, Ignacio González Casteleiro, director-general of Merarini Esoaña, rector Joan Elias, president of SEMI, Ricardo Gómez Huelgas, and the director of the Chair, Josep Maria Nicolás. - Renewal of the UB-SEMI-Menarini Internal Medicine Chair 13/09/2019
      Renewal of the UB-SEMI-Menarini Internal Medicine Chair

      Acadèmic

      On September 12, the renewal of the collaboration agreement of the UB-SEMI-Menarini Internal Medicine Chair was signed, between the University of Barcelona, the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine (SEMI) and the Menarini Group. The event was presided over by the rector of the UB, Joan Elias; the president...

    • Marta Soler.- Professor Marta Soler, president of the European Sociological Association 12/09/2019
      Professor Marta Soler, president of the European Sociological Association

      Acadèmic

      The UB Sociology professor Marta Soler, was appointed president of the European Sociological Association during the conference of the entity, which took place in Manchester. ...

    • Eduard Garrabou.- Top marks at the UB 31/07/2019
      Top marks at the UB

      Acadèmic

      Eduard Garrabou, the student with the highest score in the university entrance exams (PAU) in Catalonia, chose the UB to study the dual degree on Mathematics and Physics. “Several people talked wonders about the University, from high school teachers who studied here to people I know who are currently...

    • Journalist Ana Pastor opened the course L’origen del fact-checking a Espanya (Origins of fact-checking in Spain) with a general introduction on fact checking. - Ana Pastor claims the importance of fighting fake news, in a course of Els Juliols 19/07/2019
      Ana Pastor claims the importance of fighting fake news, in a course of Els Juliols

      Acadèmic

      In printed press, or through social networks, television, radio, we receive hundreds of news which are not always what they seem. These are fake news, lies or half-truth that can go viral in order to generate opinion for or against specific interests. Journalist is still the most important tool to detect...

    • CHARM-EU logo.- The first CHARM-EU training module will come out in January 2021 02/07/2019
      The first CHARM-EU training module will come out in January 2021

      Acadèmic

      In January 2021, the micropilots for the several training modules will be launched. Among 100 and 200 students from the five universities that build up CHARM-EU, led by the UB in alliance with Trinity College Dublin, Utrecht University, the University of Montpellier and Loránd Eötvös University of Budapest...

    • The 2019 program offers more than 70 courses.- The UB, not closed for holidays 27/06/2019
      The UB, not closed for holidays

      Acadèmic

      The #MeToo movement, the fact-checking concept, current policies of uncertainty (from Brexit to Bolsonaro), 21st century feminism, new family models and gender marketing are some of the topics to be treated in the 23rd edition of Els Juliols, the summer courses of the University of Barcelona, to take...

    • During the session in Bellvitge Campus.  - Session on innovation in care of stroke patients 21/06/2019
      Session on innovation in care of stroke patients

      Acadèmic

      In order to present ideas and innovating solutions to face challenges related to ictus, on Wednesday, June 19, the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (Bellvitge Campus) held the session “Factor WeNURSE. Unconventional entrepreneurs in health”, organized by the University School of Nursing....

    • The event was presided over by the vice-rector for Equal Opportunities and Social Action, Maite Vilalta. - The migrant crisis in the Mediterranean, in Els Juliols' opening 18/06/2019
      The migrant crisis in the Mediterranean, in Els Juliols' opening

      Acadèmic

      The opening ceremony for the 23rd edition of Els Juliols, the summer school of the University of Barcelona, which this year dedicates a great part of the courses to current affairs, took place today. The event, presided over by the vice-rector for Equal Opportunities and Social Action, Maite Vilalta,...

    • Attendants committed themselves to plan a full management of water resources together to increase the wellbeing without compromising the sustainability of the ecosystems.- Senegal debates on the sustainable management of water in a project by UB Solidarity Foundation and Món-3 18/06/2019
      Senegal debates on the sustainable management of water in a project by UB Solidarity Foundation and Món-3

      Acadèmic

      In the Senegalese area of Niayes, ranging from Dakar to Saint-Louis, the problem regarding water is at the core of development, since it affects activities such as horticulture, and the culture and exploitation of salt. Niayes has exceptional bioclimatic and water conditions, but the advance of the...

    Research

    • Branko Milanovic.- Economist Branko Milanovic analyses the costs and excesses of the current capitalist system 02/10/2019
      Economist Branko Milanovic analyses the costs and excesses of the current capitalist system

      Acadèmic

      Branko Milanovic, professor at the University of New York, known for his studies on inequality, will present his book Capitalism, alone (Harvard University Press) on Wednesday, October 9, at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the UB. Participants in the presentation will be Marta Curto Grau, director-general...

    •   - The 1st International Mobility Fair shows UB students all their possibilities 18/09/2019
      The 1st International Mobility Fair shows UB students all their possibilities

      Acadèmic

      On October 10, the University of Barcelona will hold the 1st International Mobility Fair, an activity for the students which will offer information on the different international mobility options they have at the UB. The activity, which will take place in the gardens of the Major College Penyafort-Montserrat...

    • To talk about the new academic offering of EIM, from Tuesday September 17 on, there will be a series of promotional actions around the faculties of the UB consisting on a contest with the app Kahoot.- EIM starts the year with plenty of new stuff 16/09/2019
      EIM starts the year with plenty of new stuff

      Acadèmic

      The registration for the School of Modern Languages (EIM) of the University of Barcelona is now open, and it comes with many new things. Among other things, EIM expands its academic offering is teaching a new course on Comprehension of Romance Languages. Also, it launches a new website available for...

    • From left to right, Joan Segon Armengol, legal representative of Menarini Latin-America, Ignacio González Casteleiro, director-general of Merarini Esoaña, rector Joan Elias, president of SEMI, Ricardo Gómez Huelgas, and the director of the Chair, Josep Maria Nicolás. - Renewal of the UB-SEMI-Menarini Internal Medicine Chair 13/09/2019
      Renewal of the UB-SEMI-Menarini Internal Medicine Chair

      Acadèmic

      On September 12, the renewal of the collaboration agreement of the UB-SEMI-Menarini Internal Medicine Chair was signed, between the University of Barcelona, the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine (SEMI) and the Menarini Group. The event was presided over by the rector of the UB, Joan Elias; the president...

    • Marta Soler.- Professor Marta Soler, president of the European Sociological Association 12/09/2019
      Professor Marta Soler, president of the European Sociological Association

      Acadèmic

      The UB Sociology professor Marta Soler, was appointed president of the European Sociological Association during the conference of the entity, which took place in Manchester. ...

    • Eduard Garrabou.- Top marks at the UB 31/07/2019
      Top marks at the UB

      Acadèmic

      Eduard Garrabou, the student with the highest score in the university entrance exams (PAU) in Catalonia, chose the UB to study the dual degree on Mathematics and Physics. “Several people talked wonders about the University, from high school teachers who studied here to people I know who are currently...

    • Journalist Ana Pastor opened the course L’origen del fact-checking a Espanya (Origins of fact-checking in Spain) with a general introduction on fact checking. - Ana Pastor claims the importance of fighting fake news, in a course of Els Juliols 19/07/2019
      Ana Pastor claims the importance of fighting fake news, in a course of Els Juliols

      Acadèmic

      In printed press, or through social networks, television, radio, we receive hundreds of news which are not always what they seem. These are fake news, lies or half-truth that can go viral in order to generate opinion for or against specific interests. Journalist is still the most important tool to detect...

    • CHARM-EU logo.- The first CHARM-EU training module will come out in January 2021 02/07/2019
      The first CHARM-EU training module will come out in January 2021

      Acadèmic

      In January 2021, the micropilots for the several training modules will be launched. Among 100 and 200 students from the five universities that build up CHARM-EU, led by the UB in alliance with Trinity College Dublin, Utrecht University, the University of Montpellier and Loránd Eötvös University of Budapest...

    • The 2019 program offers more than 70 courses.- The UB, not closed for holidays 27/06/2019
      The UB, not closed for holidays

      Acadèmic

      The #MeToo movement, the fact-checking concept, current policies of uncertainty (from Brexit to Bolsonaro), 21st century feminism, new family models and gender marketing are some of the topics to be treated in the 23rd edition of Els Juliols, the summer courses of the University of Barcelona, to take...

    • During the session in Bellvitge Campus.  - Session on innovation in care of stroke patients 21/06/2019
      Session on innovation in care of stroke patients

      Acadèmic

      In order to present ideas and innovating solutions to face challenges related to ictus, on Wednesday, June 19, the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (Bellvitge Campus) held the session “Factor WeNURSE. Unconventional entrepreneurs in health”, organized by the University School of Nursing....

    • The event was presided over by the vice-rector for Equal Opportunities and Social Action, Maite Vilalta. - The migrant crisis in the Mediterranean, in Els Juliols' opening 18/06/2019
      The migrant crisis in the Mediterranean, in Els Juliols' opening

      Acadèmic

      The opening ceremony for the 23rd edition of Els Juliols, the summer school of the University of Barcelona, which this year dedicates a great part of the courses to current affairs, took place today. The event, presided over by the vice-rector for Equal Opportunities and Social Action, Maite Vilalta,...

    • Attendants committed themselves to plan a full management of water resources together to increase the wellbeing without compromising the sustainability of the ecosystems.- Senegal debates on the sustainable management of water in a project by UB Solidarity Foundation and Món-3 18/06/2019
      Senegal debates on the sustainable management of water in a project by UB Solidarity Foundation and Món-3

      Acadèmic

      In the Senegalese area of Niayes, ranging from Dakar to Saint-Louis, the problem regarding water is at the core of development, since it affects activities such as horticulture, and the culture and exploitation of salt. Niayes has exceptional bioclimatic and water conditions, but the advance of the...

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