For the majority of participants, the IAJU Assembly event began on Sunday. After the check-in at the Student Residence Hall, the Provincial of the Society of Jesus in Spain, José Antonio España, presided a Mass at the Gothic Chapel of the University Read More
Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi is, according to the Jesuit Secretary of Higher Education Michael Garantzini SJ, one of the “preeminent thinkers in the Church today”. In his lecture, he analyzed some of the major challenges that humankind faces in today’s world. He started Read More
Jesuit universities from every part of the world officially began their Assembly this morning at the University of Deusto (Bilbao) in a ceremony presided by the King of Spain, Felipe VI; the president of the Basque Government, Iñigo Urkullu; and the Father Read More
King Felipe VI of Spain and Basque President Iñigo Urkullu will preside the opening session of the World Assembly of Jesuit Universities (IAJU), which will be held at the University of Deusto. The Father General of the Society of Jesus Arturo Sosa, Read More
Early this morning, before the official inauguration of the IAJU Assembly, Cardinal Giuseppe Versaldi, Prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Education and Gran Chancellor of the Pontifical Gregorian University gave the first address. Versaldi set the theme for the Assembly, “Transforming our Read More
Situated in the Urola valley, the sanctuary is built around the tower house of the Loyola family. Two events make Loyola a centre for pilgrimage: the birth of Inigo Lopez de Loyola in 1491 and his conversion in 1521. More info.
The University of Deusto will be hosting the World Assembly of Jesuit Higher Education Institutions next 8 and 12 July. This meeting will bring together the presidents, rectors and heads of over two hundred Jesuit higher education universities and institutions worldwide in Read More