digital communication

New online skills

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I wish to address some very interesting aspects of the academic article in the Revista Digital Universitaria published by the Universidad Autónoma de México, entitled “‘Hablar por escrito’, Nuevas habilidades de comunicación en la digitalidad” (Speaking in Writing: New Skills in Digital Communication). The work deals with a topic that is currently of great importance: what particularities does digital communication have? I will explain interesting trends that have defined the new form of expression through online media…

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Book Citation Index UCC

UCC Press enters the big leagues

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Less than three years after its inception, the new open access Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia (UCC) Press has been recognized by the Book Citation Index, a prestigious and selective international index that is part of the Web of Science Core Collection and compiles the world’s most important research books.

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Humanities & Democracy

Are the humanities useful for democracy or should they be?

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When we think about reasons to justify the existence of Humanities departments at universities, one of them has been that they are essential to maintain democracy. This reason, however, could limit the humanities to their practical usefulness, which would leave out the study of some areas whose political or economic usefulness is not so obvious…

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