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First-hand accounts of the UOC’s refugee welcome programme

The UOC has been awarding scholarships to refugees, asylum seekers and stateless persons since 2017. Organizations such as ACCEM, CEAR (Spanish Commission for Refugees), the Spanish Red Cross and SAIER (Barcelona City Council Care Service[…]

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Video report from this year’s Christmas chocolate do, a UOC tradition!

Chocolate, cookies, savoiardos and smiles were all in plentiful supply as we brought the UOC’s 2019 to a close and looked forward to 2020. The celebrations took place on 16, 17 and 19 December at[…]

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The Call Centre staff collect 80 kg of food during the last stretch of 2019 Congratulations!

For the last stretch of 2019 Laia Cassi and Ana Gallego, from the Call Centre operations team, had a brilliant idea. An idea that would bring a smile and much more to more than one[…]

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Highlights from the launch of our interactive web series

Whether you were one of the web series’ stars, one of those who left complimentary comments for the cast, or just a regular viewer, you’re sure to have enjoyed the launch of the series with[…]

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UOC General Manager Cahner leads 2nd part of the institutional induction process for new staff

This November we welcomed the new staff members who had received long-term or open-ended contracts to work at the UOC. On Wednesday 27 November, from 9:30 am to 12 noon, around 30 new members of[…]

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A video report and photos are now available from the AfterUOC 2019 event held at the former Damm brewery in Barcelona

AfterUOC took place on Wednesday 20 November. It provided the chance for former UOC staff to come together again, reconnect and reminisce on the special moments they shared as part of a unique, pioneering and[…]

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Vote for your favourite photo for the 2020 desktop calendar

Here you have them, the 21 photos different members of staff have sent in for the competition titled The UOC in brief, to help put together the UOC desktop calendar for 2020. It was a[…]

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We have already released ‘Shh, We’re Working: The Series’. What do you think of the first chapter?

Wednesday 20 November was the premiere screening of Shh, We’re Working: The Series. The first episode poses a topical question: should we be more digital? Speak your mind! To leave comments giving praise – everyone[…]

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We have a new web series coming out. Remember the date: Wednesday 20 November at 8 am!

That’s right, November is movie month at the UOC. On Wednesday 20 November at 8 am you can watch the first episode of Shh, We’re Working: The Series in which we all have starring roles.[…]

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Photography competition for the 2020 desktop calendar!

Just like last year, we’re running a photography competition to help put together our corporate desktop calendar – a co-created effort that we’ll all receive a copy of at the start of next year. For[…]