The Province of San Luis Bertrán of Colombia is pleased to present the new Prior Provincial elected in Chiquinquirá the past 5 of November of 2018 for the next four years and wishes that his office at the service of the Dominicans in Colombia will result in the abundance of La Gracia and of the evangelizing work with the Colombian Church.
Roberto Enrique Montoya Villa, Icontec's executive director, gave the Superior Council of Santo Tomás University the certification of the Quality Management System under the NTC ISO 9001: 2015, with the scope: design, development and provision of the higher education service in undergraduate and graduate programs, face-to-face and distance learning.
Among the activities developed during the academic year in the Humanities Department of the Tunja section, the "Lectio Humanitatis: Tomás de Campanella" was screened for the month of October of this year, a space that aimed to generate dialogue and reflection on the contribution of different religions in the face of social inequality and poverty in the current context.
The 29 August day of 2018 between the 2: 00 pm and the 6: 00 pm the Faculty of Civil Engineering made with great success the first 2018 STRUCTURES UPDATE SEMINAR. Event that took place with a total number of students, graduates and teachers in the Greater San Alberto Magno Auditorium of the Santo Tomás University section of Tunja. The opening ceremony was in charge of the Dean of the Faculty Engineer Carlos Andrés Caro Camargo Ph D Civil Engineering and the presentation of different presentations by the Engineers Miguel Ignacio Forero Pinilla with his presentation "Passive protection against fire - NSR10", the Engineer Andrés Alberto Bonilla Roa with his presentation: "Fiberglass: complement in the structural reinforcement of concrete", the engineer Wilson Alfredo Medina Sierra with his paper: SAT: Non-structural elements in buildings and finally the Engineer José Manuel Rojas Calderón with his presentation: Engineering and fiscal control, case Aguablanca bridge in the Municipality of Otanche - Boyacá.
Next November, USTA Colombia will receive a team appointed by the International Institute for Quality Assurance (IAC) with recognized experience in the different university functions, for the realization of the external evaluation that brings us closer to the challenge we have taken on starting from the Institutional Vision 2027, the International Institutional Accreditation.
In the framework of the Week for Peace that was developed from the 2 to the 9 in September and whose initiative is promoted by the Episcopal Conference of Colombia to mobilize citizens in the visibility of projects that promote peace; the University Santo Tomás Sectional Tunja from the Institute of Justice and Peace Pablo VI in alliance with the Pedagogical and Technological University of Colombia - UPTC, carried out the Forum Women Builders of Peace, Forjadoras de Esperanza.