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Science and Society

Gandia Renews its Distinction as “City of Science and Innovation”

The Ministry of Science and Innovation has renewed the distinction of “City of Science and Innovation” for Gandia and 15 other municipalities in Spain. This recognition is due to the commitment of the municipalities that put people at the center of their policies through knowledge and innovation. The application to renew the distinction had the […]


Despite legislative advances, many members of the LGTBIQ+ community in science and academia (an estimated 72%) feel the need to suppress their identity to avoid likely repercussions on their professional careers or hostile work environments. Increasing their visibility and making LGTBIQ+ individuals feel safer in every environment is a joint goal and shared commitment. This […]

More Sustainable Fashion

The Sustainable Fashion and Employability Skills (SFES) team of the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) is involved in the drafting of a white paper that aims to identify the key employability skills within the fashion industry and move towards more sustainable parameters. Four other European higher education institutions are working alongside the UPV on the […]

Have Fun and Learn at CiènciaLab

Campus Gandia of the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) is set to host the fourth edition of CiènciaLab this school term. This event is aimed at students in the 3rd and 4th years of ESO, and aims to awaken interest in science and technology careers in teens, as indicates Josep Àngel Mas, the deputy director […]

Increasing Awareness of Women in Science

Jobs in the fields of science, art or technology are frequently conditioned by gender stereotypes or the lack of visibility of women. This has limited the presence of women throughout the history of science, where women who have chosen the scientific field have been made invisible by the media, literature and education. For this reason, […]

Safor Salut at Work to Improve Patient Quality of Life after Hospital Discharge

The “Safor Salut” cooperation program, a joint initiative between Campus Gandia of the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), FISABIO–Gandia Department of Health, FISABIO-HACLE La Pedrera and the Safor Federation of Business Associations (FAES), organized a co-creation lab on Thursday, May 26 at La Pedrera Hospital, focused on coordinating resources for transfer of care for patients […]

Campus Gandia Quadrupled Research Funding in 2021

Campus Gandia of the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) has quadrupled the volume of its funding for research activity. This is the conclusion of the report on the Results of Research, Technological Development and Innovation (R&D&I) Activities with external funding for the year 2021. According to the data, the financial volume for R&D&i in 2021 […]

More Marine Research Facilities

An agreement signed between the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) and the Port Authority of Valencia will allow the Gandia Campus to occupy sheds 6, 7 and 8, in the Port of Gandia Fruit Dock. This space, which has a surface area of more than 900 m², will represent the expansion and improvement of the […]

XII Astroparticle Marathon in La Safor

Once again this year, Campus Gandia of the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) has taken part in the XII Astroparticle Marathon in La Safor with the aim of bringing Physics closer to students aged between 13 and 18. The activities took place between December 1st and 3rd at the Veles e Vents (Grau de Gandia), […]

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