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3 March 2023

ADN Award with nearly fourty applications

About 40 projects were submitted to the competition in the scope of the Acting Differently Prize at NOVA, whose final results will be known at the end of April 21st, with the announcement of the winning projects in the scope of the Gala of Organisational Innovation that will take place then.   


1 March 2023

NOVA at the final conference of the SPEAR project in Copenhagen, on the future of (gender) equality, inclusion and democratic values in European academia


NOVA participated in the final conference of the Project SPEAR - Supporting and Implementing Plans for Gender Equality in Academia and Research which took place in Copenhagen, Denmark on March, 1st and had as its theme: "The Future of (Gender) Equality, Inclusivity and Democratic Values in European Academia: practices, prerequisites, Pushback and Prospectives".

1 March 2023

NOVA Doctoral School welcomes David Giltner, a lecture in the scope of the 50 years celebration programme of NOVA - and the 10 years of NOVA Doctoral School

The lecture by the famous motivational speaker was part of the programme celebrating 50 years of NOVA - and 10 years of NOVA Doctoral School

28 February 2023

Luis Gomes Sambo elected Chair of the Recognition Committee of the World Federation for Medical Education 

The renowned doctor and public health specialist was recognised with the title of Doctor "honoris causa" by NOVA in the year 2012.

28 February 2023

Mattia Belloti is the new Secretary-General in the EUTOPIA alliance, of which NOVA is a member 

Mattia Belloti will be responsible for promoting closer cooperation between the 10 European universities of the alliance

20 February 2023

NOVA highlights the contribution of João Salgueiro to Portuguese society

The renowned economist was a professor at Nova SBE and was distinguished with an Honorary Doctorate by NOVA in 2017.

16 February 2023

SPEAR project conference: The case of NOVA as a university working for equality

At the last conference, at the national level, of the European project SPEAR, of which NOVA is part, the highlight was the Rector of NOVA, João Sàágua, announcing the creation of an office for equality in the university. "We must all be aware that the commitment assumed is a collective responsibility, whose success depends on the actions of each element of the NOVA community", highlighted Isabel L. Nunes, the Vice-Rector who coordinates this area.     

13 February 2023

Applications for the Alfredo da Silva Research Award are open until 12 May

NOVA is a partner of this award that culminates with the attribution of a 25.000 euro grant to the project that best addresses the issue of Sustainability of Health Systems.

8 February 2023

NOVA in solidarity with Turkey and Syria

NOVA University Lisbon expresses solidarity with the victims of the intense earthquakes that hit Turkey and Syria, and the Social Services have already provided psychological support services to students from these two countries. We also appeal to the NOVA Community to help, as much as possible, to support the victims through the organizations that, in Portugal or at a more local level, are collecting donations of money or goods. Find out here how you can do it.

7 February 2023

The Rector's logic - feb 2023

A monthly commentary published in the newsletter Novas da NOVA

6 February 2023

New state-of-the-art research centre for preventive and precision medicine

The focus will be on chronic diseases of high morbidity and mortality, such as cardiometabolic diseases (like type 2 diabetes), neurodegenerative diseases (like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's) and cancer.

3 February 2023

Evento ENLIVEN: Online Teaching and Learning Digital World after COVID-19   

Among the solutions presented at the session held at the Rectory of NOVA, there is a platform of tutorials and methods applied to distance learning and other open-access resources  

1 February 2023

In his own words: Hamza Mamuda

Hamza Mamuda is from Nigeria and was studying medicine at the University of Dnipro when the war started