Sant Jordi UAB
Here you'll find the activities organized to celebrate Sant Jordi at the UAB.
Don't miss it!
12:30 pm Iran: procrearás "Acte de suport en defensa dels drets de les dones a l'Iran" (Act for supporting women’s rights in Iran), organised by Amnistia Internacional UAB, Plaça Cívica.
7 pm Sant Jordi Concert, offered by the UAB Choir, the Choir of the UB Faculty of Pharmacy and the Jove Orquestra de Cerdanyola, who will be interpreting pieces by Sibelius, Elgar and Grieg. Organised by Cultura en Viu, at the UAB Theatre.
11 am Kenjutsu show, the art of the sword, organised by the student society OTAKUAB, Plaça Cívica.
1 pm Talk between the writers Manuel Rivas and Bernardo Atxaga, at the UAB Cinema, organised by the Minor in Galician Studies and the Minor in Basque Studies.
1 pm Japanese cuisine workshop, organised by the student society OTAKUAB, Plaça Cívica.
1:30 pm HARKET [PROTOCOLO], included in the Artefacte cycle, organised by Cultura en Viu, at the UAB Theatre.
4 pm I Marathon of Feminist Poetry, organised by the Observatory for the Equality. Participate by writing a feminist poem in the Observatory Facebook pageand you will participate in the raffle of a set of feminist poetry.
4 pm Reading of stories written by people participating in the Lofantastico.com Reading Club, at the Sala Polivalent of The Agora Building (R Buildling).
Activities the day 23 April
11 amRole Playing Infinnity, organised by the student society OTAKUAB, at the Sala d’Actes of The Agora Building (R Building)
12 pm – 4 pm Sant Jordi Fair, Plaça Cívica.
12 pm The Sant Jordi Fair will begin with a poetry reading entitled "Belles Guerreres", by the Observatory for the Equality.
Jo participo! I tu? (I participate, and you?), organised by Community Involvement.
Come to the Community Involvement’s stand, tell us how do you participate and you will get a t-shirt “No ens toquis la UAB”.
The “Xiringu”, the Health Volunteer group will make you think about safe sex and they will give you the “safe sex rose”, made of condoms!
Participate in the I Marathon of Feminist Poetry, organised by the Observatory for the Equality. Come to the stand and bring your poem!
12 pm Verdi preview with the film Girlhood, by Céline Sciamma (2014), organised by Cultura en Viu and Cinemes Verdi, at the UAB Cinema.
12.30 pm – 1:15 pm UAB Combo will offer a concert which combines jazz, funky and blues styles, organised by Cultura en Viu.
12:30 pm – 2 pm For #SantJordi2015, Human Library of “Mites i prejudicis sobre el del món de la presó”, an innovative activity in which books will come to life as people who have been to jail and explain their experiences from different points of view. Organised by the UAB Solidarity Foundation (FAS). Sign up now!
1 pm – 3 pmSolidarity Lunch Against Food Waste, Plaça Cívica, organised by the UAB Solidarity Foundation (FAS) and the UAB Environmental Office.
Coinciding with Earth Day on 22 April, the food for the UAB solidarity lunch will be donated by several fruit and vegetable stands from the Mercavallès wholesale market. Sign up now!
1 pm – 3 pmI tu, com el parles?Come to the Community Involvement’s stand and participate in the video proving that you can also speak Catalan as well as UAB local students. Participate and you will get a t-shirt “No ens toquis la UAB”.
1:15 pm Proclamation of the UAB Hereu and Pubilla, organised by Community Involvement.
1:30 pm Collective and multilingual reading of the book La Plaça del Diamant, by Mercè Rodoreda, by the Languages Service.
2 pm Awards ceremony of the VIII Exchange Stories and Photography Contest, organised by Community Involvement.
2:15 pm Beginning of the II Erotic Stories Competition, organised by the UAB Solidarity Foundation (FAS).
2:30 pm Prizes will be given for the UAB Role Playing Club's Literary Competition, organised by the Club de Rol de la UAB (CRUAB).
3 pm Gospel concert by the group The New Zombis, organised by Cultura en Viu.
4 pm El Rol es vesteix de Sant Jordi, organised by CRUAB (Role Playing Club), at the Hotel d’Entitats.
4 pm – 8 pm Oriental Karaoke, organised by the student society OTAKUAB, at the Sala d’Actes of The Agora Building (R Building).
2 pm Film show and debate on Pagar per viure, organised by the Medicine Students Council, at the Faculty of Medicine.