Blood Donor Day

Next Wednesday 20 November as past years, the UPV and the Centre of Transfusion of the Valencian Community would like to invite all the university community to participate in blood donation.
This year like special note, they would be with the collaboration of the National Organisation of Transplantes (ONT) and the Foundation José Careers, an informative campaign and catchment of donors of osseous marrow.

It will include the participation of 18 students of the Stock exchange of Volunteering UPV that will inform about the importance of blood donation to their fellow students and will resolve the doubts that can arise during the day.

The schedule of donation will be of 09:00 to 21:00 hours, in the low plant of the House of the Student

Besides it will take place under the slogan “Dances and Dona in the event that can change you the life” a free musical event. In which they will collaborate artists like the Chilean singer Soledad Vélez , the musician Pau Rock (component of The Red Room) beside Pablo Maronda, and of the incombustibles Mueveloreina in format reduced with his project Muevelocumbia.
And to also the presence of several dj’s stood out: Law DJ, one of the maximum national exponents of the music of dance of our city will share cabin with Giorgio Bonetti, Sergio Falomir, She pricks alone, Guerrilla Xhen and Saizer.

This activity will take place from 17:00 to 20:00

Ghana Kente Festival

Ghana Kente Festival is a cultural event wich purpouse is to acknolewdge the UPV campus community about the culture, language and traditions of the northWest of Africa.

There will be a concert, Latido Corazón de Africa, fromaed by a group of musics from Ghana. In it they combined rithms from different regions of Ghana with instruments and traditional sounds, creating rhythms of the Akan, Ga, Ewe and north rhythms of Ghana. These rhythms have influence of all the Black Africa.

The activity will take place the 14 of November in the low plant of the Student’s House.
It will give beginning at 10:00 and it will initiate with a colloquium at 10:30, besides there will be an photograph exhibition accompanying the event.


VI Interpoli Debate Tournament

Last weekend took place at the Student Recreation Center the VI Interpoli Debate Tournament. This is a nacional tournament that involves different clubs all around Spain, from Malaga to Madrid or even Valencia.

For the first time this year the tournament had a more dinamic aproach, in which they decided to complement the investigation about a subject with keeping the freshness of the subject by having new question each round.
This year they talked about conflicts related to Capitalism and the Environment. The debate is on fire and so is the planet.

The winning team has received 500€ prize, 300€ the second and a 150€ prize for the best public speaker.

Day of Poland in the Student Recreation Centre

On October 22, because of the XI International Exchange Week,the Office of International Exchange Programs celebrates the day of Poland on the ground floor of the Student Recreation Centre.

The day will start at 13:00 with a informative talk about studying in Poland and how to get the most out of your experience with the Erasmus. At 14:00 will be a degustation of tipical Polish food and paella, as well as being able to enjoy a liguistic exchange, music and a poster exposition with polish motives.

This event has the participation of the Polish Consulate in Valencia, the subdirectory of International Exchange of Administration Faculty and former students of Erasmus and Erasmus + Professional Practice.


XVI UPV Debate Tournament

On the 1st, 2nd and 3rd October , took place the XVI Debate Tournament of the UPV. In this edition, it was quite a sucess the speakers and speakers were debate around the following question: Should be state aggressively reduce the consumption of animal products to boots a sustainable food system ?

If you have stayed with the desire to participate do not hesitate to ask for information to the UPV debate group, you can receive training and advice from oratory experts from different professional fields.

Website of the UPV Debate Club (Click here)

Facebook: Debat UPV

Twitter: @DebatUPV

Instagram: @debat_upv

Event YUTalks “¿And what now?

YUDesign UPV:
“We have felt the need to communicate, from the University Community, the importance of design beyond classroom and professional studies.

Today, September 26, took place at the Studen Recreation Centre, the event organized by YUDesign UPV with the propose of met students and professionals  from different design disciplines and share knowledge.

Presentations : “Yonoh Studio”, “Mermelada Studio”, “Made Studio” and Lebrel.

Please click on the following link, to learn more about design and the group YUDesign:

Exhibition “UPV Sculptural Campus Museum: 50 years recreating spaces”

Today, Thursday, June 20, the Student Recreation Centre has hosted the inauguration of the Exhibition “UPV Sculptural Campus Museum: 50 years recreating spaces.

The exhibition, curated by Ignacio Yusim and Susana Martín, collects a selection of photographs of the students of the workshop “Photography and sculptural heritage of the UPV”, which this year celebrates its third edition.

The purpose of this exhibition is to reflect the characteristic landscape of the university campus, where the sculptures coexist in the garden areas.

The exhibition can be visited.