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WHEC2022 Conference

World Higher Education Conference

Presentation of WHEC2022 at the UB
Barcelona will host the UNSCO conference in 2022
Ubinding

Solidarity basket for UBinding

A UB program to overcome reading difficulties
The raised money will go to vulnerable children with learning difficulties
Nature

Matters of the heart

Cover of 'Nature' features a paper by UB’s EVO-DEVO
It deciphers one of the unsolved mysteries of the evolution of our own phylum

The Univer
sity

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Our university integrates tradition and innovation
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UB students
1st
Spanish university in the ARWU ranking 2020
1st
most innovative university in Spain, according to Reuters
+5,700
scientific publications in 2018

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Bachelor's, master's, and postgraduate's degrees, and doctorate programmes as also as lifelong learning courses.

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Sixteen faculties and ten affiliated centers with a wide range of studies and research in all scientific areas.
A fragment of dinosaur feather. Photo: eLIFE
Research

Dinosaurs and amber

A site in Teruel opens a unique window to the Cretaceous world from 110 million years ago.

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The 40th Rectors’ Assembly took place on the 19th and 20th of November.
Institutional

LERU Rectors' Assembly

The rectors debate on the new European research and university policies.

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A tool to improve children's cognitive development
Reseach

Improving children's cognitive development

A research team adapts PICCOLO, a new observation tool, to a local context.

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Murine coronavirus in the Canary Islands
Research

Murine coronavirus in the Canary Islands

A study identifies the presence of M-CoV in mice in the islands of Tenerife, El Hierro and Lanzarote.

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The UB and GSK present a new chair on autoimmune diseases
Research

New chair on autoimmune diseases

Created by the UB and GSK, counts on the support of Graham Hughes, awardee of an honorary doctorate by the UB.

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The team has applied the functional magnetic resonance imaging at rest, which measures the neuronal activity.
Research

Epilepsy and surgery

New indicator to help in the prognosis of the evolution of patients with epilepsy who need surgery.

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Lícia Verde
Research

King Jaume I Awards

Cosmologist Licia Verde receives the King Jaume I Award to Basic Research 2021

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Gaudí
Culture

Gaudí's piece at the MNAC

The UB has donated a drain cover of the Gaudí Pavilions to be part of the Gaudí exhibition

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Cultures d'Avenir
Academic

Cultures d'Avenir: arts and social challenges

Students of the master's degree on Production and Artistic Research of the UB take part in this European project.

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