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Gerardo Machado

He studied first in the Cuban city of Santa Clara and also in Vilafranca del Penedes, Barcelona, where the father was originating. On his return to Cuba ends secondary education Institute of second education in Santa Clara. He graduated in civil law and public law at the Faculty of law of the University of Havana. Thanks to a scholarship, he returned to Spain to study at the Universidad Central de Madrid (1921-1922). On his return to Cuba intervened, in 1923, in the protest of the thirteen against Alfredo Zayas, President of the Republic, and was a co-founder of the magazine Venezuela Libre, developing an intense political activity.

He participated in the creation of the Hispanic Cuban institution of Culture and the forward magazine. Their opposition led to the Government of Gerardo Machado to jail and later exile in Mexico, where he was Professor of the Universidad Autonoma of Mexico City. The fall of Machado returns to Havana, but he was again separated from the Chair as director of the Communist newspaper the word. In 1936 he suffers a new exile in Mexico. He carries out an intense activity in favour of the Spanish Republic and travels to Spain to attend the II Congress of writers.

He collaborated on the magazine time in Spain, and afternoon, was a member of the Council of cooperation of Romance, magazine popular hispanoamericana, which collaborated a great numbers of Spanish intellectuals in exile. President of the Revolutionary Union Party was elected delegate of the constituent Assembly. He attended conferences and meetings of the World Council of peace. In the Decade of the fifties, suffers several imprisonments for his opposition to the Batista dictatorship. After the revolution of 1959, was appointed rector of the University of Havana.

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Pursue University Studies

CONSUMER.ES/EROSKI stakeholders must certify work and professional experience in relation to a teaching by this University. This opportunity of access will be provided to persons who have reached 40 years of age by October 1, 2011. The Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia (UNED) has included in the 2011-2012 academic year the possibility to pursue university studies in people over age 40 who have not benefited from qualifying titles for this purpose.Interested parties must certify work and professional experience in relation to a teaching by this University. This opportunity of access will be provided for persons who have fulfilled 40 years old by October 1, 2011, possessing no academic qualifications enabling to access University and proving work and professional experience in relation to a teaching. These people may access at the UNED of degree studies relevant to his professional experience, since access shall be granted exclusively to a particular degree of UNED and will not be valid for other grades of this University or for access to other universities.

Other modalities of access the UNED will also provide other forms of access for people over the age of 25 and 45 years old, through the realization of a specific test. Using one of the access roads may only be done in each academic year. Regarding testing for over 25 years, you can equal baccalaureate if given the requirements of being in possession of the qualification of graduate in secondary education compulsory or equivalent to professional ctos and having passed at least 15 ECTS credits of University studies. Persons who successfully pass this test have access prrente to pursue degrees at the UNED. Students who, after overcoming the proof of access at the UNED, wish to pursue studies degree at another University, may assert the result of this test, although the receiver Center will prrencia in the admission to students who have passed the test at the University. Source of the news: La UNED makes it possible to pursue university studies to over 40 years without training

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Vice Chancellor Jose Antonio Cascales Pujalte

The Polytechnic University of Cartagena, Spain, and the University of Cartagena, Colombia, signed an agreement to strengthen the postgraduate courses offered by both institutions. This academic agreement will enable teachers and students from both schools pursue joint master’s degrees and doctorates, facilitating international mobility.Felix Faura Mateu, rector of the Polytechnic University of Cartagena, noted that the lines of masters and doctorate expected strengthening are those especially related to engineering, and said, we are exploring new avenues of collaboration and possibility of connecting the two universities.Universidad Politecnica de Cartagena is specialized in the field of engineering, their studies are industry, shipbuilding, mechanical, mining, food processing, civil engineering and the whole engineering firms. There are 4 Polytechnic universities in Spain and one of them is the Cartagena.Otra of the advantages that will have this Convention for both universities is the possibility of strengthening the lines of research, with the implementation of issues as a whole, support researchers, as well as the respective nursery and research groups that are today classified before Colciencias.german Arturo Sierra Anaya, rector of the Universidad de Cartagena, accompanied his Spanish counterpart, and the administrative Vice Chancellor Jose Antonio Cascales Pujalte, a journey that began in the Mayor of Cartagenafollowed by the historic playard and ended up at the headquarters of the Universidad de Cartagena: Zaragocilla and stone Declaration of Guadalajara, a hope Iberoamericanafelix Faura Mateu, rector of the Polytechnic University of Cartagena, said that it is working since the Declaration of Guadalajara, which is the Ibero-American knowledge space. This Declaration seeks to be knowledge in the different Spanish-speaking universities more homogeneous to allow exchanges to strengthen investigations can be and generate new concepts.We hope to generate an entire structure, a more homogeneous, more comparable, more interchangeable system from the Iberian Peninsula. Within this we are in Spain working now with Colombia to seek partnerships, and at this time the fundamental offer that you are working is in graduate, master and PhD, that Spain has a very important offer.The Polytechnic University of Cartagena has an important offering in the field of engineering and the idea is to explore avenues of collaboration so that students and teachers from the University of Cartagena, Colombia, who want to make their masters and doctorate in Spain, said Faura Mateu.Universidad de Cartagena is the first which sign this agreement in ColombiLa University of CartagenColombia, became the first centre of higher education, in our country, with which the Polytechnic University of Cartagena, Spain, signed a cooperation agreement for completion of graduate programs.

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