June 19, 2020   •  Students

Silver Hugs help the elderly in Honduras

Eight students from UNITEC in Honduras have established a non-profit organization called Abrazos de Plata (Silver Hugs in English), to assist vulnerable elderly residents living in retirement homes that have insufficient resources. ... Read More »

May 18, 2020   •  Students

Answering the Call to Fight COVID-19

Our UNIFACS medical students are literally answering the call to help fight COVID-19. Since March, more than 23,000 Brazilians have received medical advice via a coronavirus enquiry helpline operated by medical students, including those from UNIFACS. ... Read More »

October 15, 2019   •  Students

Laureate Student Ambassador: Angelica Moncada

When she was diagnosed with a brain tumor, at age 17, Angelica Moncada didn’t have the typical response.... Read More »

October 3, 2019   •  Students

B the Change: Laureate Programs inspire social mobility and boost social entrepreneurship

In September, six of our students attended B Lab’s 2019 Champions Retreat as student ambassadors, representing Laureate International Universities and our mission to provide quality education to change societies and the world... Read More »

September 12, 2019   •  Students

Laureate Student Ambassador: Christian Cullen

Like so many, Christian Cullen felt going into the business field was the smart thing to do.... Read More »