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17 May 2024

EUTOPIA Day at NOVA was like this!

Events have multiplied in all the universities of the European alliance of which we are a part - and also at the NOVA University Lisbon schools. 

17 May 2024

"Cooperation between institutions can make all the difference". NOVA hosts Union for the Mediterranean meeting to promote cooperation on autonomy, gender equality and governance

"Collaboration between institutions can make all the difference, so it's important to get everyone around the same table to find similarities and differences and try to understand how we can work together," highlighted the Rector of NOVA University Lisbon, João Sàágua, about the meeting of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) - an intergovernmental institution that brings together the countries of the European Union and 15 countries from the southern and eastern shores of the Mediterranean - which took place throughout the day on Thursday 16 at the NOVA Rectory. 

17 May 2024

NOVA invests in more than 70 actions for the mental health and well-being of its students

The programme was officially launched in early May and will run until 2026.

13 May 2024

International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia at NOVA: find out about the programme and get involved! 

"Leave no one behind: equality, freedom and justice for all": this is the motto adopted by the United Nations (UN) in 2024 to celebrate the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia and to contribute to the end of discrimination - by raising awareness and taking action for respect and equality for all people, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity or expression and sexual characteristics. 

10 May 2024

Rector's Logic - May 2024

On 13 May, the first EUTOPIA Day will be celebrated (...) and NOVA will once again be present with a special programme on practically all its sites, so I invite all members of our community to get to know the work of this innovative member of the EUTOPIA Alliance and to take advantage of this celebration to explore collaboration opportunities in this important network.

9 May 2024

24th edition of the "Trusted Brands" survey: Elvira Fortunato among the most trusted Portuguese personalities

The winners of the 24th edition of the "Trusted Brands" survey, which assesses the level of trust Portuguese people have in a range of everyday realities – brands, personalities, professions and institutions – have just been announced. Once again, Elvira Fortunato's name appears on this list. 

9 May 2024

XVI NOVA Photo Competition: Meet the winners and view the pictures here

In the year of the 50th anniversary of 25 April 1974, we challenged our student community to reflect on the meaning of freedom and how it manifests itself. See the winning images here. 

7 May 2024

"A prominent figure in the field of labour law, recognised in Portugal, Europe and beyond". NOVA University Lisbon awarded Professor António Monteiro Fernandes the title of Doctor Honoris Causa

The ceremony, which took place on Monday 6th at the NOVA University Lisbon, was full of praise and affection. 


6 May 2024

50 years of 25th ABRIL at NOVA: Freedom started here too

On the fiftieth anniversary of 25 April, we remember the historical landmark found in NOVA: the starting point of the Batalhão de Caçadores 5. It was from here that, in the early hours of 1974, the march to Rádio Clube Português began, where the first democratic message was broadcast.

6 May 2024

It's the Open Days season at NOVA!

Check the schedule and all available dates here!

30 April 2024

This is what the 2nd edition of the EUTOPIA Ideas Club was like! 

This edition of the Ideas Club in Venice was a promising meeting that promoted creativity, innovation and collaboration among the participants.  

29 April 2024

30th April 1974: the day on which the NOVA University Lisbon congratulated the National Salvation Board on the "general lines of the service it intends to offer the country"

Five days after the 25th of April 1974, the Installation Committee of the NOVA University Lisbon approved the sending of a telegram to the Junta de Salvação Nacional (J.S.N.) - the Portuguese name of the so-called National Salvation Boardm congratulating it for having found in the programme adopted by this provisional governmental body "the general lines of the service it proposes to offer the country". It also points out that NOVA "sees the broadest perspectives for its action and expresses to the J.S.N. its adherence to the principles it proclaims and defends".