Photo above: Left – Ambassador Carlos C. Salinas with Universidad de Sevilla Rector Dr. Antonio Ramirez de Arellano Lopez.
14 February 2013, Seville – Ambassador Carlos C. Salinas met Dr. Antonio Ramirez de Arellano Lopez, Rector of the Universidad de Sevilla (US). Also present during the meeting were Director of the International Center Enrique Javier López Lara and Coordinator for Asian Studies José Miranda Bonilla of the Universidad de Sevilla.
Deputy of Chief of Mission Catalino R. Dilem, Jr, and Philippine Honorary Consul General to Seville José Ignacio Bidon accompanied the Ambassador in the meeting.
During the meeting, I suggested to the Rector the possibility of concluding a Cooperation Agreement between the University of Santo Tomas and the Universidad de Sevilla.
Universidad de Sevilla is the major public university in the Andalucian region and the second largest university in Spain in terms of population. US has been in the service for 500 years and has a population of 70,000 students and professors. END