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Revista InUmes No. 5 – Universidad Mesoamericana de Guatemala

Regularmente, la palabra Investigación se suele tomar a la ligera dentro de las aulas universitarias, y no se le da la importancia que conlleva la misma. Las nuevas generaciones de jóvenes que hoy ingresan a la universidad, y que no traen bien cimentado este concepto, consideran que investigar implica solamente entrar al internet y teclear…

La EUSS estrena el grado en Ingeniería de Automoción para contribuir a impulsar el sector

El objetivo es formar profesionales que lideren el salto tecnológico que necesita una industria estratégica para nuestra economía. Los graduados y graduadas serán capaces de operar en toda la cadena de valor, especialmente en los ámbitos de diseño, desarrollo, fabricación y logística de distribución. Barcelona, 30 de junio de 2020.- La Escola Universitària Salesiana de…

Firma de Convenio – Universidad Mesoamericana de Guatemala

Autoridades de la Universidad Mesoamericana de Guatemala  y del Ministerio de Salud Pública y Asistencia Social firmaron  un convenio para la cooperación académica, con el objetivo de desarrollar integralmente acciones de coordinación institucional para la  implementación efectiva y sustentable de los diferentes programas de Pregrado y Postgrado de la Facultad de Medicina, promoviendo la cooperación…

Dicasterio de Pastoral Juvenil inicia actividades de Programación del Sexenio 2020-2026

  Con la celebración de una Eucaristía en la histórica habitación de Don Bosco que se encuentra junto a la Basílica del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús en Roma, el equipo del Dicasterio para la Pastoral Juvenil ha dado inicio a las actividades de animación de este sector. El P. Miguel Angel García, nuevo Consejero para…

RMG – New web portal of Salesian Institutions of Higher Education (IUS)

  After several months of work, the General Coordination of the Salesian Institutions of Higher Education (IUS) is pleased to present the new IUS web portal to the whole Congregation: www.ius-sdb.com  During the last IUS General Assembly (2016) the development of a specific Web Portal was outlined as one of the strategic guidelines to strengthen the…

Italy – Renewal of UPS Statutes and Regulations and new guidelines for next academic year

  Last 24 May, Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord, in memory of the Blessed Virgin Mary Help of Christians, the Grand Chancellor of the Salesian Pontifical University (UPS), Fr Ángel Fernández Artime, promulgated the General and Faculty Statutes and Regulations of the renewed Studies of the UPS. And the novelties do not end…

Argentina – UNISAL awards its first graduates during times of Pandemic

  For the first time in its history, the Universidad Salesiana  awarded degrees to its first seven graduates. In this particular context, the Faculty of Law handed the degrees to new lawyers who had completed their course between December 2019 and March of this year. The administrative event was held at the Rectorate of UNISAL,…

UNISAL’S educational community responds to the pandemic with solidarity

  Paying attention to the needs of each region, the initiatives were focused human dignity and the fight against coronavirus   The Salesian University Center of São Paulo, has decided to cooperate with the  educational community during the covid-19 pandemic. Even with social distancing, virtual classes, UNISAL  has decided to take several actions that teach…

The Network of Salesian Institutions of Higher Education and Interculturality (RIUSI) held its first online discussion.

  On Wednesday, May 20, the first online discussion  entitled “Health crisis, indigenous people and immigrants: fighting racism and inequality from within the University” was held. RIUSI which initiated 2019, brings together three Salesian Institutions in combined work: the Salesian Polytechnic University (UPS) of Ecuador, the Don Bosco Catholic University (UCDB) of Campo Grande, Brazil,…

Ecuador – Students of the university residence, 47 stories that give face to the pandemic

  Hope, sadness, concern, uncertainty are feelings shared by the 47 intercultural students of the Salesian Polytechnic University (UPS) who would have been sharing laughter, books, and notes, if the COVID – 19 health emergency had not occurred. The students house  is located at the Intercultural University Residence located in the south of Quito. Out…

India – Shillong Salesians working against spread of Covid-19 virus

The Salesians of the Shillong Province (INS) have taken action to help the most needy and vulnerable people of the cities and villages located in the states of Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tripura, and in some areas of Assam (Silchar ) in the northeastern region of India. Although the region is not among the worst affected by…

El Salvador – Gesture of solidarity arises from prank: “Hey, thanks, we already have lunch!”

  What started as a prank has become a precious gesture of love and solidarity. It all started when, in this period of isolation, Jeaders Guardado, a graphics student of the “Universidad Don Bosco” (UDB) launched a playful challenge on his Facebook account in which he said he would shave his hair if his post…

Challenges for Salesian Education: Experiences and Reflections from IUS

    The book “Challenges for Salesian Education: Experiences and Reflections from IUS” was presented by the  IUS Education Group, which is made up of professionals from the Salesian Institutions of Higher Education (IUS). The book was published by the University Editorial Abya Yala – UPS and coordinated by María Sol Villagómez, Renato Soffner,Alessio Rocchi…

Ecuador – UPS, medics and institutions cooperate during sanitary crisis

  In the face of the global health emergency that has paralyzed the country due to the infection of more than 1,403 people, the Salesian Polytechnic University of Ecuador (UPS) took the initiative of students and teachers, along with the Universidad Tecnológico Particular de Loja (UTPL) and the Pontifica Catholic University of Ecuador (PUCE), to…

Brazil – “Solidarity Quarantine” of UniSalesian of Araçatuba

  The course in Medicine of the Salesian University “UniSalesiano” in Araçatuba, has launched the campaign “Solidarity quarantine – everyone is responsible for everyone.” It aims to collect food and hygiene products to donate to 150 families in need in the city. The idea is to offer the minimum survival conditions for people who have…