The results show that while close supervision may be linked to increased anxiety when driving, it is also associated with a more cautious attitude behind the wheel
Physical activity wristbands encourage more active behaviours among the school population, UGR study finds
The research findings show that the use of these wearable physical activity monitors can help to encourage users to change their habits and overcome sedentary lifestyles.
Scientific study shows we are not addicted to mobile phones but to the social interaction they facilitate
Scientists at the University of Granada measured the electrodermal activity of the skin, a parameter taken as an indicator of the activity of our autonomic nervous system, when sending messages via WhatsApp.
UGR & CSIC study on beneficial properties of eggshell membrane as material for bone regeneration wins award
A new biomaterial has been developed that offers promising results in areas such as traumatology and regenerative dentistry
Scientists show for the first time how many steps to take each day to reduce the risk of premature death: 8,000
An international study led by the University of Granada has identified for the first time the optimal number of steps at which most people obtain the greatest benefits, and also shows that the pace at which you walk provides additional benefits
Researchers identify the oldest pieces of Baltic amber found on the Iberian Peninsula: imports began over 5,000 years ago
Baltic amber is a luxury material used in jewellery and handicrafts all over the world. Researchers from the Universities of Granada (UGR) and Cambridge, as well as the Government of Catalonia, have shown that Baltic amber arrived on the Iberian Peninsula at least in the 4th millennium BC, more than a millennium earlier than previously thought
The Arqus Joint MA’s Programme in European Studies kicks off with the Opening Conference “Europe as a Global Actor”
The first edition of the Arqus Joint Master's Programme in European Studies kicks off next week at the Universities of Granada, Graz, Leipzig and Vilnius to provide participants with a thorough and multidisciplinary understanding of Europe’s role in the world. For its opening, the Alliance is organising the International Conference ''Europe as a Global Actor – Exploring Future Perspectives in Teaching and Research'', an open event that will be structured in a hybrid format from 9th to 13th October 2023.
On Wednesday 5 July, the investiture ceremony of Pedro Mercado Pacheco as Rector of the University of Granada was held in the "Crucero Bajo" space of the "Hospital Real" Building
On Friday 30 June, the University of Granada Governing Team took office during a ceremony held in the "Patio de los Mármoles" Courtyard of the "Hospital Real" Building — the seat of the Rectorate of the UGR. The event was presided over by the Rector, Pedro Mercado Pacheco, with the outgoing Rector, Pilar Aranda Ramírez, also in attendance.
At 1.30 p.m. on Thursday 29 June, in the Palace of San Telmo in Seville, Pedro Mercado Pacheco was sworn in as Rector of the University of Granada.