| The rector, José Luján, and the mayor, Joaquín Buendía, sign the agreement that will establish the program of activities | The University of Murcia and the City Council of Alcantarilla have renewed this Friday the collaboration agreement by which in the municipality a permanent extension headquarters of the educational institution is located for the realization of training, cultural and sports activities with the aim of energizing the cultural and social development of its inhabitants. The rector of the UMU, José Luján, and the mayor of Alcantarilla, Joaquín Buendía, have signed the document in an act that has taken place in the Gallery of Rectors, in the Convalescence, headquarters of the Rectorate. "It is a source of joy for the University of Murcia to receive the trust of the municipality of Alcantarilla and we are grateful for the opportunity to bring part of our work to Alcantarilla as an institution at the service of society," said the rector during the signing of the agreement . Buendía explained, for his part, that "it is a project in which we have many illusions and that will undoubtedly serve to contribute to the enrichment of the lives of our citizens and to bring knowledge to any sector of the population, from childhood to adults, promoting continuous learning, promoting artistic creativity and promoting sports activities ". Among the objectives of the permanent headquarters of the University in Alcantarilla is the realization of cultural and training activities, the realization of sociological, anthropological or artistic studies in the municipality, the analysis of the local reality and its topics of interest, access to access to bibliographic and documentary funds, the organization of joint events and the promotion of sports practice among the citizens of the municipality and the university community. In addition, the University of Murcia may organize cultural activities in Alcantarilla, such as holding contests, awards and contests, organizing exhibitions of an informative or artistic nature, conferences, congresses and symposia on topics related to the municipality, studies and analysis of its reality.
social and cultural, as well as other activities that contribute to the permanent education of the elderly and the approach of students of all educational levels to the University.
Source: Universidad de Murcia