“It was another chance. Another life”, phrase where Maria Salinas Sanchezborn in Cartagena, Spain in 1937, received his university degree 69 years after completing his studies in Chartered accountant.
Even the school is different, because Maria started in the old one Cartagena Business School and was able to collect his title on Polytechnic University of Cartagena, who completed his process that lasted nine months; but, even though it ended on June 9, 1954.
Why didn’t María collect her title? This is an emotional moment
It was because of the social service that he could not get his long-awaited degree, since María had already finished her studies. study, like her husband, but she graduated; However, he quit when he had to do social service in Women’s Sectionbut it did not end because of the indoctrination they lived there.
Finally he decided to continue his methods thanks to one of his daughters and the professor Juan Patricio Castro from UPCT, who found an academic record so he could do the procedure, commented Beatriz Miguelrector of the University, pointing out that he approves all subjects and that what is missing is a thing of the past.
Therefore, María, surrounded by her seven children, twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, nieces and other relatives, dressed to receive her title, as well as the dean of Faculty of Business SciencesÁngel Martínez, and Professor Juan Patricio Castro.
The rector also invited other people in the same situation to ask the University to process their respective degrees, leaving the message “the conditions that women have today, we didn’t always havegetting into the University is not that easy.”