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“What type of legacy are we leaving in this mobile culture?”

Jose Luis Orihuela, professor of Multimedia Communication and New Media at the School of Communication, University of Navarra (Pamplona, Spain) was the Keynote Speaker of UnivCongress 2017. His session had the title: “What type of legacy are we leaving in this mobile culture?” You can find...

UNIVTube winner: La víspera del gozo

“A picture is worth a thousand words”, and the second edition of UNIVTube helped us to realize that powerful messages can be spread through videos. This year we received more than 20 video submissions. The scientific committee selected four which addressed the topic of this...

The Prelate of Opus Dei with the participants of UNIV 2017

Jennifer, from Peru, and Innocent, from South Africa, ask the Prelate of Opus Dei about the Christian faith. Brief extract from Monsignor Fernando Ocáriz get-togethers with UNIV students during Holy Week in Rome....

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Papers, videos and social projects 2017

The papers, videos and social projects that will be presented during the Congress in Rome on Tuesday, April 11 have already been selected. The papers and social projects will be presented simultaneously in different rooms from 12pm to 1:30pm. There is a chair person who will...

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UNIV Program 2017

Univ Congress 2017 Program Date: Tuesday 11th april Place: Fraterna Domus (Rome, Italy) 10.00 am Registration 10.45 am Presentation of UNIV´s President 2017 10.50 am STOP MOVING. Keynote speaker José Luis Orihuela “What type of legacy are we leaving in this mobile culture?” 11.45 am Break 12.00 pm UNIV Workshops/ UNIV Debate 01.30...

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SPEAKERS 2017

  JOSÉ LUIS ORIHUELA (Spain) Conference Title: What type of legacy are we leaving in a mobile culture? Description: Although hyperconnectivity is a dominant feature of contemporary urban culture, it is worthwhile reflecting on the high price we are paying for living in an always-connected society. CV: José Luis Orihuela holds a...

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Debate competition: new in 2017!

UNIV 2017 provides an opportunity to participate in the Congress: a debate competition. Debating is a great way to search for the truth through dialogue. It involves speaking in public, critical listening, distinguishing what is merely persuasive from true conviction, defending one’s own position with...

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Pope Francis’ Letter to Young People

Pope's Letter to Young People on the Occasion of the Presentation of the Preparatory Document of the XV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops My Dear Young People, I am pleased to announce that in October 2018 a Synod of Bishops will take place to...

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Southold Cultural Center presented a local phase of UNIV Congress 2017

“The university is a frontier that awaits you, a periphery where the existential poverty of humanity can be received and cured.” -  Pope Francis (WYD Krakow 2016) UNIV Congress, “a university meeting that ICU - Istituto per la Cooperazione Universitaria - has organized in Rome since...