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.
Last June 21, in the Convention Center of the Chamber of Commerce of Tunja, took place the XIV Regional Meeting for Reconciliation, a space led by the Senate of the Republic and the Publishing House El Tiempo for reflection around the role played by the different social actors in issues of social fabric construction, solidarity with the victims and peace.
The Universidad Santo Tomás Tunja Section congratulates María Paula González Pérez, a graduate of the School of Business Administration, who received her Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from the University of Colima in the degree ceremony of last Friday's 22 in June. This degree is given thanks to the agreement that currently exists between the USTA and said Mexican university.