The agreement seeks to generate instances of mutual collaboration in aspects related to the execution of projects in the fields of education, health and science, with activities of mutual training and professional practices or internships of students of the careers of the institution.
In dependencies of the Central House of the University of La Serena, the first working meeting was held within the framework of the collaboration agreement between the house of higher studies, through its faculties of Sciences, Social and Economic Sciences, and of Humanities, and the Illustrious Municipality of Coquimbo, through the Department of Municipal Education Administration (DAEM).
The meeting was attended by the Vice Chancellor, Dr. Jorge Catalán, the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Dr. María Zúñiga, the dean of FACSE, Mg. Jorge Fernández, the director of the School of Pedagogy in Humanities, Dr. Berta San Martín, and the director of the School of Pedagogy in Sciences, Dr. Patricia Pizarro; while Carlos Videla, Lisette Fretz and María Ivanovic were present at the DAEM.
It should be noted that this collaboration framework agreement seeks the realization of projects in the fields of education, health and science, providing the Faculties of Sciences, Social and Economic Sciences, and Humanities of the institution, with professionals and students in training of the careers attached to them; the development of mutual training activities, coordinated according to the common needs in the different areas of each of the parties, such as workshops, tutorials, training, seminars, conferences, among others; and the realization of professional practices and / or internships of students of the careers of these macrounidades of the U. of La Serena, in the establishments that administer the DAEM of the Illustrious Municipality of Coquimbo.
Recall that the past 7 in January, the Municipality of Coquimbo and the University of La Serena, represented by Mayor Cristian Galleguillos and the Rector Dr. Nibaldo Avilés, signed this cooperation agreement in the field of educational strengthening that aims to promote the development of actions for the benefit, on the one hand, of the students of municipal educational establishments, as well as students of the Faculties of Sciences, of Humanities and of Social and Economic Sciences of the house of superior studies, through the acquisition of generic competences and professionals.