29 October 2018 - 10:46

On October 12, Católica hosted the signing ceremony of the Strategic Alliance of Catholic Research Universities, establishing a multilateral research based alliance among seven Catholic Universities such as: Boston College, EUA; PUC, Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil; Universidad Ramon Llull, in Spain; Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, in Italy; PUC, in Chile; Australian Catholic University, in Australia, and Sophia University, in Japan.

The Partner Universities agreed to share the following principles:  A university culture inspired by Catholicism, with respect for academic freedom; a spirit of great rigor in the academic quality of teaching, research and service to the community; a commitment to multilateral and global cooperation; a commitment to develop a research intensive environment championing academic freedom and ethical responsibility.