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.
In recent days we have heard about the Technology Adoption Project that the University is pursuing in a strategic alliance with the Oracle company - specializing in the development of technological solutions - whose main objective is to streamline, optimize and unify work dynamics and processes in the national context through the use of new technologies that, in turn, benefit internal processes to offer a better service to our students and the community in general.
Colombia has been in recent years an important example in conflict resolution and peace building. For this reason, eleven Colombian academic institutions supported by the US Embassy, will be linked from 21 to 23 in August in Linked for Peace.
The 9 of July of 1919, under the presidency of Marco Fidel Suárez, the Virgin of the Rosary of Chiquinquirá was declared as queen and patron of the Colombians, since then thousands of faithful arrive every year to the National Marian Shrine where the renewed canvas of Our Lady rests Mrs.
The past 6 and 7 of June in the Basic School Happy Home of Tunja was made the closure of the activities of the Interactive Learning Platform project -PIA-, with the assistance of the members of the Program of comprehensive care for the population with disabilities of the Municipality of Tuta. This project was advanced by the students of Electronic Engineering Daniela Fernanda Barón Sarmiento and Vivianne Estefanía Niño Vega, with the support of Andrés Álvarez and Angelica Salazar.
A team from the Universidad Santo Tomas Tunja Section led by Father Jorge Ferdinando Rodríguez Ruiz, OP, Rector, met in recent days at Club Boyacá, with executives of Acerías Paz del Río to advance the signing of an agreement with a validity of 20 years between the two institutions; Among the main activities to be developed are research projects, social projection, training strategies and the development of professional practices by students in the steel industry.