hard of amber. Photo: M. Murillo-Barroso
Tue, 10/17/2023 - 20:11

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

creatividad conferencia
Fri, 10/06/2023 - 14:49

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.

Acto de Toma de Posesión del Equipo de Gobierno
Mon, 07/10/2023 - 13:37

The University of Granada Governing Team takes office

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.