As part of the strategies to strengthen education in the Department of Casanare, ensure an approach with our graduates in this region of the country and learn about the department and possible agreements to bring high quality education, a team of managers of the Universidad Santo Tomás Tunja Sectional, headed by Father Jorge Ferdinando Rodríguez Ruíz OP Rector of this Sectional, made a visit to the city of Yopal last 16 in February.
To the visit the Director of Communications and the Director of Planning of the University joined, to close, to take a look at the panorama of education in this region of the eastern plains. A first meeting was held with the Secretary of Education of the Department of Casanare, Dr. Sandra Patricia Rincón. Subsequently, the approach originated with the National University Open and Distance UNAD and UniSangil, institutions that are present in the department and also work to provide immediate and quality education to casanareños, and a third meeting was developed with the highest academic authorities of the Minuto de Dios University Corporation, who carried out the inauguration of facilities in Yopal to begin the offer of undergraduate programs in the region. To this act, the Directors of the Santo Tomás University joined, who see as positive the arrival of more institutions of higher education in this area of our country.
Left: Dr. Sandra Patricia Rincon, Sec. Education Dptal.Der .: Father Jorge Ferdinando RODRÍGUEZ RUIZ, OP, Rector Sectional Tunja
After this recognition of the region and its context in education, the step to follow will be the consolidation of strategies that allow opportunities for specialized education in the region. Strategies that will be announced later for all Casanareños.
For the time being, the University of Santo Tomás, in support of the University Care Center CAU, located in the sector of the road that leads to the municipality of Paz de Ariporo, will continue to provide its services and offer distance education, both on offer of undergraduate as well as postgraduate for all the inhabitants of the region who want to choose to study and train in an institution that has high quality multicampus accreditation.
From Left to Right: Natalia Menjura, Dir. Communications, USTA Tunja; Father Jorge Ferdinando RODRÍGUEZ RUIZ, OP, Rector Sectional Tunja; Joel Vega Coord. CAU Yopal; Boris Hernández, Dir Planning, USTA Tunja.
New spaces dedicated to education are consolidated in Tunja:
On Monday 12 in February, a Eucharist and subsequent blessing was held by the Dominican Friars at Campus Casa Tomasina, a new study center acquired by the Santo Tomás Tunja Sectional University, with the aim of strengthening its mission and vision of to form ethical men and women for society.
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WYD is a celebration organized by the Catholic Church that unites young people from more than 150 countries. It characterizes the joy that young people bring when they are together. During WYD 2019, participants can exchange and learn from each other.
the people highlighted in color Red They have Cumlaude, the people highlighted in color blue They have Meritorious Grade Work and people highlighted in color Green They have Laureate degree work.
Father Jorge Ferdinando Rodríguez OP, Rector of the U. Santo Tomás Seccional Tunja, presents a formal greeting on behalf of the university community to Monsignor Luis Augusto Castro for the celebration of the 50 years of priestly life and accompanies the Eucharist for this ephemeris that It takes place in the Cathedral Santiago Apostle of Tunja.