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Snoozing without guilt

Study proves that post-class naps boost declarative learning

Releasing worlds into the world

Libraries, key to the expansion of the universe

Riding in a charrette

Building solutions in the generous time

Brazilian folklore: from the anta esfolada (flayed tapir) to samba

Cultural manifestations create the identity of a people

Wind, shepherd of the bend of the sea

In the ocean, the power for the sustainability of the planet

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The Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte is a public educational institution, among the 10 largest universities in Brazil. On our site, you can find information about our undergraduate, master’s degree and doctoral programs, our structure for teaching and research, and services offered to the international community.

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Outreach

September 11, 2018

UFRN REFERENCE CENTER PROMOTES HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIONS IN RIO GRANDE DO NORTE

From 2011 to 2018, the CRDH served more than 3,000 cases of human rights violations in Rio Grande do Norte

Innovation

September 6, 2018

Study in the field of physical therapy results in the filing of the patent application nr. 200 for UFRN

This invention relates to a portable tool, in the field of bioengineering, which performs the automated measurement of human articular

Research

August 30, 2018

Studies conducted in the Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago celebrate 20 years and become the theme of a publication

UFRN has an active role in the studies conducted in the region, located 1,100 kms from the Brazilian coast

International

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UFRN’s International Relations Office consists of a structure of coordination, supervision and operational support to the development of internationalization initiatives of teaching, research and community service, particularly in the context of academic cooperation and mobility.