GLOBED hosts its first intergenerational career workshop

On Friday 17th December, the first intergenerational career workshop took place, bringing together students and alumni since the very first edition and until the newest one. In total, around 40 students between the Edition 1 (2015/17) and 6 (2021/23) attended the online meeting on Zoom. Since this was the very first time that the six … Continued

The next call for applications will start in January 2022

Due to technical problems resulting from the cyber attack on UAB servers, the current GLOBED call for applications is still closed. In January 2022, the applications’ system is yet out of orfer, thus the call for applications for Erasmus Mundus scholarship candidates has been further postponed, and will be hopefully open by the end of … Continued

Trip to Girona with the new cohort

The 23 students from the 6th cohort went on a trip to Girona, in the north of Catalonia, as part of the Welcome Week. The trip made possible to get to know the colleagues better and explore a city steeped in history, legends —and TV shows. An enthusiastic tour guide from AGT International walked with … Continued

Globed Graduation Speech 2021

Bona tarda, good afternoon (dean, students, families and friends, colleagues from the Fac of Pol Sc and Sociology). Welcome to this graduation ceremony, a ceremony that is more important than ever and that, as we will try to argue in this speech, has acquired new symbolism and meaning in the context of the ongoing health … Continued

Defying the Odds in Rural Colombia? A podcast by Daniela Hernández Silva

  Daniela Hernández Silva, student of GLOBED fourth cohort, was one of the four winners at FreshEd Flux, a series where graduate students turn their research interests into narrative-based podcasts. In the first episode of Flux, “Defying the Odds in Rural Colombia?”, Daniela takes listeners on a journey to a faraway place in the Colombian … Continued

Fifth cohort students send postcards from Glasgow and Bremen

The spring days seem to be here to stay, also in Glasgow and Bremen. The academic paths in the UK and in Germany are very different though, and while the students at the University of Glasgow finish their commitments by May, those students who have chosen the University of Bremen for the courses of the … Continued

The Online Winter School brings 4th cohort students together again

Whereas along the first year of the GLOBED programme students usually live in the same city and study the same courses at the same university, the second year is more focused on individual research and analysis. That is why one of the greatest moments of the second year of the programme is the Winter School. … Continued

More than 480 applications received for the edition 2021-2023

The call for Erasmus Mundus scholarships to join Globed Edition VI (2021 – 2023) has closed on the 15th of February 2021. For two months and a half, 482 students have sent their applications to the Globed Secretariat through the application portal of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. This means an increase of 32% considering … Continued