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Workers against COVID-19

COVID-19: Work and inequality

The pandemic caused more unemployment in certain collectives
COVID-19 consequences in vulnerable groups analysed from an economic and sociologic perspective
César Coll.

Personalized learning

Interview with the emeritus professor César Coll
“If the school has to generate competences for life in the 21st century, we need to change the model”
The Historical Building became a huge filming set to host the filming of the second season of <i>Merlí. Sapere aude</i>.

The UB, an enormous filming set

Camera...and action! Merlí. Sapere aude is back
The Historical Building is once again the filming set for the second season of the television series.

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Sixteen faculties and ten affiliated centers with a wide range of studies and research in all scientific areas.

Statement on May 13 strike

Regarding the announcement of the strike to take place on Thursday, May 13, we ask the teaching staff to postpone all the assessable academic activities.

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Towards professionalization of quantum science and technology

Towards the professionalization of quantum

The academic year 2021/2022 launches a master's degree on quantum science and technology coordinated by the UB.

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The study reveals for the first time the recent evolution of snow at high levels in the Catalan Pyrenees.

Is there a snow decline in the Catalan Pyrenees?

The UB takes part in a study that reveals the recent evolution of snow in the western Pyrenees.

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The new contract, signed by the University of Barcelona and the Department of Territory and Sustainability will promote the program of scientific monitoring of marine biodiversity in the protected marine areas from 2021 to 2024.

Protected marine areas in Catalonia

The UB and the Department of Territory and Sustainability expand the scientific monitoring of marine biodiversity.

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Virtual reconstruction of Mtoto’s position in the burial pit. Image: Jorge González/Elena Santos.

Human burial from 78,000 years ago in Africa

UB researcher Àfrica Pitarch takes part in the study, published in 'Nature'.

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M. Teresa Lluch Canut, professor at the Department of Public Health, Mental Health and Perinatal Nursing in the Nursing School.

M Teresa Lluch, first professor of psychosocial care

Lluch becomes the first university professor in Spain in the field of psychosocial care.

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Innovation Day was held virtually through an online escape room designed by the StartUB! program

i-Day prize for a sustainable mobility

A system for promoting public transport among UB students is the winner of the Innovation Day.

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Santiago Mir

The Faculty of Law pays tribute to Santiago Mir

International sessions to remember the professor of Criminal Law a year after his death.

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Scanning electronic microscope images of gyrogonites of the new species <i>Mesochara dobrogeica </i>(above) and the utricles of the new <i>Clavator ampullaceus var. latibracteatus</i> variety (below) found in the region of Dobrogea (Romania).

Cretaceous flora in the old Tethys Ocean

A study broadens the paleontologic richness of Lower Cretaceous charophytes.

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