The president of the Compostela Group of Universities attends the ceremony of the 2018 Camino de Santiago Awards
The president of the Compostela Group of Universities (CGU), Marek Kręglewski, received the award this afternoon at the ceremony of the 2018 Camino de Santiago Awards, held at the Museum of Pilgrimages and Santiago of the Galician capital.
In his acceptance speech, he explained that in the traditions of the different European countries it is possible to "appreciate the richness and diversity of the common roots sown by the Camino". In addition, he stressed that it is "vital that this knowledge is transmitted to future European generations" and indicated that the CGU works along these lines, through the organization of projects that "present European culture in the context of the Camino de Santiago".
The Compostela Group of Universities received an award in the category that values the work of initiatives and activities of an academic, research or educational nature.