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Holidays and COVID-19: Three different plans for this summer

We know that travelling is particularly tricky right now – things won’t be quite back to normal yet this summer. Tourism experts believe that, although the summer season that’s about to start won’t be quite[…]

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Discover three typical characteristics of the Mediterranean diet

To get back on the Mediterranean diet and enjoy its health and environmental benefits, you must embrace it in full, including both the food and the rituals and customs involved. Do you know whether you[…]

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Five things to consider before agreeing to a privacy policy

Large, expressive eyes, a small mouth, round, red cheeks… These are some of the changes that have allowed millions of people to become an animated drawing or a Renaissance painting with Voilà AI Artist. UOC[…]

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Learn languages and discover Barcelona with Abrazo Cultural

The association Abrazo Cultural offers activities for members of the UOC educational community. Abrazo Cultural is a non-profit association created to promote multiculturalism and break down stereotypes through courses and activities run by people from[…]

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PSY-COVID study. You have until 30 July to take part!

In 2020, the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) coordinated an international study called PSY-COVID, bringing together researchers from the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), the University of Barcelona (UB) and the University of Vic –[…]

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Take part in the summer contests that strike your fancy!

As you know, our second La UOC en viu! event is just around the corner. At this live summer kick-off, you and your fellow UOC staffers will once again be the stars of the show.[…]

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UOC welcome for new members of staff!

We ended June by welcoming people who have recently joined the UOC with long-term or permanent contracts. The latest institutional welcome session took place on 30 June, and was attended by the President, Josep A.[…]

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Schedule change: The UOC is back live on 14 July!

We’ve had to change the date of the live event we announced a few days ago. So, mark 14 July in your calendar because the UOC is back by popular demand with a new live[…]

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10 tips for efficient organization of your Gmail account

It is important to order information in many everyday tasks. With this in mind, the Library provides resources to help you archive and retrieve emails in the UOC Gmail account you can access from the[…]

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Telework-life balance? Yes, it’s possible!

It’s difficult and sometimes tough to achieve a work-life balance working from home. Now that school has finished, many families are facing the same dilemma. What now? What do we do with the kids while[…]