María Dolores García, UCAM president, kept the founder of the Universidad Católica de Murcia very much in mind in her speech at the Solemn Opening Ceremony of the Academic Year 2023-2024, in which the number of students has exceeded 23,000. The Eucharist was officiated by the Bishop of Cartagena, José Manuel Lorca, and the Opening Lecture was given by the expert in Civil Economy, Stefano Zamagni
The Official Opening Ceremony of the Academic Year concluded with his speech, in which he thanked "all the work done" by the Universidad Católica during these 25 years, encouraging it to "move forward, sowing hope".
Paula Molina Garrigós, who accessed the Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine of UCAM with a 13.52 mark in the university entrance exam, obtained an average mark of 9.255 in the degree and 50 distinction marks. José Martínez Mas, a student of the Doctoral programme of this university, received an award as well for a work on ultrasound images of ovarian tumours.<br /> <br />