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Second Selectivity in pandemic: "We are more used to it, but the course has been complicated"
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Second Selectivity in pandemic: "We are more used to it, but the course has been complicated"

They have been going to class for a year with a mask, hydroalcoholic gel and having to maintain a safe distance. You already know what it is to do tests under the hygienic-sanitary measures that the coronavirus requires. In this they have an advantage over those who had to do the Evaluation for University Access in 2020, when it became the first mass date after house confinement. But for the second time the Ebau is carried out in an unusual context and after an atypical course, which for many students is an added difficulty. "The course has been complicated. Covid has made it quite difficult. It has been difficult but we come with some experience on the rules that we have to f...
Students in quarantine or who lose a family member may attend the extraordinary Ebau without penalty
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Students in quarantine or who lose a family member may attend the extraordinary Ebau without penalty

About 38,000 students will be present from Monday to the Baccalaureate Assessment for University Access (Ebau) in the Community of Madrid. The continuity of the pandemic will cause the tests to be carried out in circumstances similar to those of last year, but this time the regional government has introduced a novelty: in certain cases, those who cannot attend the ordinary call may attend the extraordinary without being penalized in the admission processes of the faculties. The announcement was made this Wednesday by the acting Minister of Education, Enrique Ossorio, during the press conference after the Governing Council. The also spokesman for the regional Executive has cited ...
University access cut-off marks finder: see how much is required in each degree and university
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University access cut-off marks finder: see how much is required in each degree and university

The EvAU, EBAU or Selectividad 2021 has already started, so many students face the exams that will mark their future, since they have to get the best grades to pass the cut-off notes of the different grades and double grades, taking into account that some majors and universities have higher average grades than others.A) Yes, these are the cutoff notes for each of the grades and double grades in the different universities for the year 2020/2021, in addition to the lists with the careers they have the highest and lowest average grade to access these studies.2021 cut-off marks for university degreesIn this EPdata search engine you can see all the degrees taught in Spain, the cut-off marks in the c...
They rescue a javelin that was trapped with its wild boars near the Autonomous University of Madrid
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They rescue a javelin that was trapped with its wild boars near the Autonomous University of Madrid

Agents of the Canine and Environment Unit (UMA) of the Municipal Police of Madrid have rescued a javelin that was trapped with her four young in a wooded area close to the campus of the Autonomous University. The police intervention took place on May 25 at 4:50 p.m. when the specialized agents were notified by security guards of the university. Upon arrival, they found a female wild boar with her four wild boar, who was trapped by a rope around her neck and one leg, so she could not move. Finally, the agents were able to sedate the animal to unhook it and release it in a field area near the UAM.This is not the first time that a family of wild boars surprises with their appearanc...
The Government wants to present the ‘Rural Erasmus’ in a few weeks
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The Government wants to present the ‘Rural Erasmus’ in a few weeks

The fourth vice president of the Government and Minister for the Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge, Teresa Ribera, has assured that the Government wants to present the program of 'Rural Erasmus' "before summer"."We will do everything in our power to present the full program before summer ", has advanced this Sunday during an act of the PSOE held in Huesca on the demographic challenge. According to Ribera, the idea is that for "September or October" the calls to activate the selection process begin to be issued, with the aim that "by the end of the next academic year" the 'Rural Erasmus' will be "a reality" for some 200 students.During his speech, Ribera has given...
They denounced that the City did not allow to vaccinate the teachers of the public universities
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They denounced that the City did not allow to vaccinate the teachers of the public universities

The workers of the public universities denounced this morning that the government of the City of Buenos Aires He left them out of the vaccination plan. This newspaper was able to verify that, after the claim, those whom the system had rejected were finally registered. "The City Government, through its Ministry of Education, released on May 18 the beginning of the second stage of the vaccination plan for teaching and non-teaching staff, enabling a registration form that does not include university staff with domicile in this City, "said the workers' groups in a letter sent this Friday to the Buenos Aires Minister of Health, Fernán Quirós.In this framework, they demanded the head of the health portfolio for "compliance with resolution 386/2021 of the Federal Council of Education", which de...
A 14-year-old wins a full college scholarship for having been vaccinated against Covid
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A 14-year-old wins a full college scholarship for having been vaccinated against Covid

Joseph Costello, a 14-year-old student in his first year of high school, will pay for his college education thanks to having been vaccinated against Covid-19.As reported by the chain ABC, Joseph, of Englewood, Ohio, was announced Wednesday as the winner of a four-year full scholarship, with accommodation, tuition and books, in the Vax-a-Million lottery for that Midwestern state of the United States."I feel great," Joseph said Thursday on 'Good Morning America', adding that he hopes to attend the University of Miami or Ohio State University. "I am very happy and excited", He said.Joseph's name was drawn from nearly 105,000 entries among the vaccinated youth ages 12 to 17 in a drawing held Monday...
Ana Bernal-Triviño shows the harassment she receives in networks: "What university are you in to burn it with you inside"
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Ana Bernal-Triviño shows the harassment she receives in networks: "What university are you in to burn it with you inside"

Ana Bernal-Triviño, an expert journalist in gender violence, has taught on her social networks the harassment you receive after his interventions on television. "A example, only one, of what I receive ", has written next to several screenshots where you can see various insults and threats.His collaboration in the docuseries of Rocío: tell the truth to stay alive has further fueled these kinds of insults."Busted", "disgusting", "you do not represent feminism", "you are sad", "thank goodness the Wednesday nightmare has ended", "which university are you at to burn it with you inside", "stay at home with your lover Pablo Iglesias ", "is to see you and makes you want to potar", are some of the mess...
College scholarships in exchange for getting vaccinated, New York’s latest initiative against the pandemic
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College scholarships in exchange for getting vaccinated, New York’s latest initiative against the pandemic

New York authorities launched an initiative Wednesday to encourage New Yorkers ages 12 to 17 to get vaccinated against covid-19, offering 50 scholarships for public university centers that will be raffled among those who get the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine, the only one approved to date in the United States for people in this age range.The scholarship will cover the four years of tuition, university accommodation and cost of materials at the state's public universities, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced.Although the amount of the scholarships has not been specified, the website of the State University of New York (SUNY) specifies that the amount of one year of tuition, university ac...
What career do you want to study?  These are the job opportunities you can have according to university studies
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What career do you want to study? These are the job opportunities you can have according to university studies

The training and the qualification they are increasingly valued by companies and in many professions they are essential to be able to get a job. This is especially relevant in a labor market that is in full transformation, accelerated by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.Companies require prepared professionals with the appropriate skills to develop their careers in a changing scenario, according to the international human resources company Adecco. In this context, the university is for many a mandatory stop to access a greater number of job opportunitiesO1.- University graduates, the most demanded. An irrefutable proof, they indicate from Adecco, is that "University graduates continue ...