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Sport, Gastronomy and Languages Come Together at the University Welcome

The activities will continue tomorrow at the Murcia Campus with the celebration of the III University Mile and the UCAMPaella, and on Thursday in Cartagena

Thousands of UCAM students came to the Plaza de las Pérgolas at the Murcia

Campus this morning to take part in the activities the institution has

programmed to mark its University Welcome, which this year coincides with

the 25th anniversary of academic activity at Los Jerónimos. The event will

take place today and tomorrow, and on Thursday in Cartagena.

The University Radio iRadio started with a special programme and a visit to

the Sound Studio. Meanwhile, the University Language School presented its

wide range of courses and held workshops in Korean and Hebrew.

A gastronomic space has been set up in which the academic community can

enjoy free tastings, such as those offered by the companies cooperating with

the Bachelor's Degree in Gastronomy.

In the sports zone, students can obtain information about the UCAM Sports

, the Research Centre for High Performance Sport  and the Sports

Activities Service of the University.
 The event was attended by UCAM

Murcia CF
players, who challenged the students to a free-kick competition.

In the afternoon, it was Urban Klavzar’s and Jordan Sakho’s turn, from

the UCAM Murcia CB. They played a free throw game with students. In

addition, UCAM athlete Sandra Sánchez, Olympic Karate champion, will

give a talk tomorrow and take part in the scheduled events.

One of the busiest areas was the esports one, in which retro gaming consoles,

among other video games, were set up. UCAM's main League of

 team coach, Mario 'Motroco', and the influencers Maestro_Ciego

and Javi Olivares 'La botella de Kandor'
attended, and tomorrow there will

be a 'Meet &Greet' with Paracetamor.

University welcome

In addition to the scheduled activities, there were information stands, where

students were able to learn about the Volunteer Service, the Career

Guidance and Information Service
and the Chaplaincy and Religious

Sciences department
, as well as the University DentistryPodiatry 

and Nutrition clinics and the UCAM Technological Institute.

University welcome

Tomorrow, Wednesday, the events will continue. The highlights of the day

will be the III University Mile, a popular race of just over 1.5 km in the

surroundings of the Campus de Los Jerónimos; and the UCAMPaella. Those

interested in participating must register in advance.