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The University of Orléans, new signatory of the Magna Charta Universitatum

signature Magna Charta

On the occasion of the festivities celebrating the 800th anniversary of the University of Salamanca and the 30th anniversary of the Magna Charta Universitatum, Anne Delouis, Chief Officer for International Relations, signed the Magna Charta on behalf of the University of Orléans on September 18th 2018. The ceremony was held in the presence of more than 250 representatives of universities from all around the world and was presided by the Rectors of the Universities of Bologna and Salamanca as well as the King and Queen of Spain.

The Magna Charta Universitatum asserts values such as the autonomy of universities, academic freedom, the bond between research and teaching and encourages universities to become open internationally.

Video of the celebration (signing of the University of Orléans at 11:33), 1st part :
http://tv.usal.es/videos/3786/acto-de-adhesi%C3%B3n-de-nuevas-universidades-al-observatorio-de-la-carta-magna

Video of the celebration, 2nd part :
https://www.facebook.com/universidaddesalamanca/videos/1094284294058043/

The parade for the 800th anniversary of the University of Salamanca :
https://www.facebook.com/universidaddesalamanca/videos/1835895273132913/

The text of the Magna Charta :
http://www.magna-charta.org/magna-charta-universitatum/read-the-magna-charta/the-magna-charta

The University of Orléans, new signatory of the Magna Charta Universitatum