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Festa Major programme

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1 p.m. UABFM 2016 opening speech by Miquel Misé, presented by vice-Rector for Students and Employability Sara Moreno.
1:20 p.m. Human tower by the casteller group Ganàpies.
1:30 p.m. FM16 Poster Contest awards.
1:45 p.m. Swing performance and open swing workshop, by the student society Swing UAB.       
2:30 p.m. Torneig de la Ferradura awards (Catalan universities rugby championship) by the Centaures, the UAB rugby team.
3 p.m. The UAB choir, directed by Dirección de Poire Vallvé and organized by Cultura en Viu.
3:30 p.m. Korean covers performance, by the Korean Club.
4:15 p.m.  Performance by the UAB Bastoners group de la UAB as the Associations Fair’s closing event.
4:45 p.m. Announcement of the UAB Hereu and Pubilla, by the UAB pubillatge society.
6:30 p.m. Arzonist
7:30 p.m. Joel Cruz, DJ.
8:30 p.m. Retumbatú

At the Associations Fair you will find information about the UAB student societies: their role and their projects. Moreover, you will have the chance to participate in a lot of games and activities!
Participa a la Fira! is the name of this year’s gymkhana.Come and pick up your ticket at one of the Fair stands or at the Plaça Cívica Information Point (in front of the FGC station). Participate in the activities of the Association Fair and, once you have enough stickers (which you will get every time you complete one of the activities of the Association Fair), you will win this years’ FM t-shirt under the motto “Fora la LGTBIfòbia de la UAB!”.
Teixint el futur dels infants i joves. The attendants will play the spider’s web game to learn the values of the social-educational programmes CROMA and UniX: cooperation, autonomy, hard work and motivation. Activity by the FAS (Fundació Autònoma Solidària).
Què FAS de festa? What do you know about the influence of alcoholic drinks? How can this substance affect sexual life or road safety? Enjoy the FM festival from a different point of view. Activity by the FAS (Fundació Autònoma Solidària), from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Test on gender matters: do you accept the challenge? Come to the Observatory for Equality stand and test your knowledge on gender issues and women’s role at the universities. Activity by the Observatory for Equality.
LGBTI... What do you know about it? Come to the Observatory for Equality stand and test your knowledge on the LGBTI group. Let’s create a space for joint reflection about LGBTI-phobia and homophobic bullying. Activity by the Observatory for Equality.
Myths and prejudices about prison. We will learn about the preconceived ideas that many of us have about prisons and we will find out the actual truth about them. Activity by the FAS (Fundació Autònoma Solidària).
Què FAS pel medi ambient a la UAB? How well do you know the UAB’s natural surroundings? Come and find out! Activity by the FAS (Fundació Autònoma Solidària).
Posa’t a prova amb la cultura gallega: test your knowledge on Galician culture. Activity by the Minor of Galician Studies.
Bojos per la neurociència. Have a first contact with neuroscience thanks to some of the UAB Neuroscience Institute students.
We want freedom of speech in the UAB: do you accept the challenge? The Servei de Llengües challenges you to stop LGBTI-phobia with words in every language! How? Come to our stand at the Plaça Cívica and take a picture of yourself next to a writing that shows your support to sexual orientation diversity, gender identity and gender expression. Feel free to do it in any language you like!
1, 2, 3, La Xarranca Alumni UAB, by the Alumni programme.
Memory Korean Club. Learn Korean with a memory game by the UAB Korean Club! To play this game, first you will learn some Korean words (pronunciation and witting) and then you will have to match the words written in Hangul (the Korean alphabet) with their corresponding pictures. To win you gymkhana sticker, you will have to have to do at least 3 correct matches.
Mythes and facts about criminology, by the UAB Criminology student society.
Photocall with the SAF superheroes, by the SAF (Servei d’Activitat Física).
Sex roulette, by the student society Sin Vergüenza. Quiz about sexual health, sexuality and gender identity.
FREAK Trivial game, by the CRUAB (the UAB Role-playing games Club). If you want to win your gymkhana sticker, you will have to answer at least 3 of the FREAK Trivial game questions correctly.
Quiz about Quidditch and muggle Quidditch, by the UAB Quidditch Club. Test your knowledge on Harry Potter and Quidditch! Check your answers by eating one of our Harry Potter jelly beans!

La UAB es mou pel reciclatge, by Ecoembes. Ecoembes takes part in the UAB FM for yet another year to approach recycling to the university community. Come over to the photocall, play the recycling Twister game and customize your own badge. We will be happy to answer any questions you have on recycling!

1:15 p.m. Screening of El Ciudadano ilustre, directed by Gastón Duprat and Mariano Cohn (118 minutes), in the UAB Cinema, by Cultura en Viu.
3:30 p.m. Screening of the documentary Vehemència i poesia a l'Ebre, directed by Anna Aguilar-Amat (30 minutes), in the UAB Cinema. A QUARKpoesia production in collaboration with the Institució de les Lletres Catalanes, the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) and the town of Riba-roja d’Ebre.
4:30 p.m. Screening of the short film Victor XX, directed by Ian Garrido (20 minutes), in the UAB Cinema, at the request of Communication students.

1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Catch a local! Activity aimed at international students by Community Involvement. International students will have to ask a local student to answer 3 questions about Catalan culture. If they succeed, both students will win a team prize.
1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Exhibition of a selection of proposals to the UABFM16 Poster Contest.
1:15 p.m. to 5 p.m.  Feel your (dis)ability, by ESN (Erasmus Student Network). If you were about to take part in an exchange programme and you suffered from a disability, you would probably wonder: will the city be prepared for me to move around easily? will I be provided with any help I need? Find out more about the ExchangeAbility programme by ESN and you may win a prize!
1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. #5anysCursaUAB, by UAB Saludable. Take a picture of yourself at the Cursa de la UAB photocall, post it on Instagram using the #5anysCursaUAB hashtag and you will win a Cursa de la UAB t-shirt!
  Pedaleja per una causa solidària , by UAB Saludable. 
1:40 p.m. Diada castellera, by the groups of castellers Ganàpies (UAB), Trempats (UPF) and Arreplegats (Zona Universitària).
3:30 p.m. Anime karaoke, by OtakUAB.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
and 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Role-playing games, by the CRUAB (the UAB Role-playing games Club). If you never had the opportunity to play role-playing games, you have the chance try it at the UAB FM!
11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Board games, by the CRUAB (the UAB Role-playing games Club). Board games contest and exhibition.


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