Universidad Europea blogging community

This community gives our professors and students the opportunity to write blogs on topics of interest in all kinds of areas, such as culture, science or healthy living. Check it out and read what they have to say!


La mejor manera de aprender es practicar, “c’est en forgeant qu’on devient forgeron”, “Übung macht den Meister” y “Sailing makes the Sailor”… son dichos que existen desde décadas y que el Tratado de Bolonia no ha hecho más que hacer suyo para darle a la enseñanza un peso práctico mucho más grande del que tenía antes.


President and CEO of Laureate Education, Inc., Doug Becker, was on campus to welcome the Prime Minister of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, at his Doctor Honoris Causa ceremony on May 18th, 2010.

The ceremony is on the UEM web page, but I transcribed his speech and thought some of you would like to see it.




"What a beautiful campus!" That's the first comment all visitors make when they arrive at UEM, Villaviciosa. There's a lake full of fish and a bridge to cross between 2 of the buildings.


Looking for an alternative to air travel? How about non-stop fast trains?

The Chinese are working on this new concept.

There are 30 stations between Beijing and Guangzhou, 30 stops with a minimum of 5 minutes per stop. That's an extra 2.5 hours of train time.