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The University Senate launches the drafting phase of the UB Statute

The Rector emphasized the collaborative nature of a process that he described as “a great opportunity to re-found the University”.


International conference showcases cases of recovery of historical memory from around the world

The cemeteries for children of the Indian community in the United States, forensic studies after the Vietnam War or the actions in the Valley of Cuelgamuros will be analysed.


The UB and the Department of Justice, Rights and Memory create a chair to assess the social and economic impact of the proper functioning of the Administration of Justice

Training, research and dissemination activities will be promoted to boost knowledge in this area.


Two spin-offs from the University of Barcelona, chosen among the Catalan start-ups with the brightest future

These are Oniria Therapeutics, which focuses on cancer therapies, and NIMBLE Diagnostics, which has developed an innovative medical device for people with heart diseases.


The University of Barcelona organizes UB Alma Mater, the first intra-university e-sports competition

An inter-faculty League of Legends tournament incorporating research in innovation, health and wellbeing.


The UB is the Catalan leading institution in university sports

The University of Barcelona’s sports teams have achieved great results at the Catalan and Spanish Championships, where they have excelled especially in swimming.


The Beatriz Galindo grants help to attract new research talent at the University of Barcelona

The experts Ivan Briz, Claudia Climent, Clara Juárez and Albert Gandioso will bring their teaching and research experience to various faculties and research institutes of the UB through this call for grants from the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities.


Recognition for two special sponsors

Their generous donation enables the restoration of a unique 18th century work.


“Barcelona has become a European hub in the field of neuroscience”

Rector Joan Guàrdia highlights Catalonia’s contribution to the field of applied neuroscience in front of 200 experts and institutional representatives.


Marine heatwaves devastate red gorgonians in the Medes Islands

UB study warns of the danger of the disappearance of this key species for the biodiversity in this Mediterranean area.

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