European Year for Innovation and Creativity

Community: Covăsânţ

County: Arad
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Covăsânţ village is situated at the grounds of the Zarand mountaines, on the Matca channel, at 28 km away from Arad. The total population arises to 2659 inhabitants of different nationalities... 

People involved in Covăsânţ (24)

Articles written in Covăsânţ (34)

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Justification about my personal project

My personal project has meant to be really close to the Romanian literature. I didn’t know anything about it, and probably I don’t know yet enough, but I have an ...
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Justificare despre proiectul meu

Proiectul meu personal a însemnat să fiu foarte aproape de literatura română. Nu ştiam nimic despre ea, şi, probabil, nu ştiu încă destul, dar am o idee aproximativă despre modul ...
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Newsletter "De Creaciun"

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Plecam, maaa

Everything that starts has to finish. After six months here, we have to leave the Covasint. It has been a long winter, not very cold, according to the people, but ...
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Pericle Martinescu or the XX century

In the interview made by Joaquín Garrigós, the most important romanian translator into spanish to Pericle Martinescu (11 February 1911- 24 December 2005), almost all the text is written around ...
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Pericle Martinescu en español/(cu oglindă) Spanish in Vona Alexandru

En la entrevista que le hace Joaquín Garrigós, el traductor de rumano a español más importante en la actualidad, a Pericle Martinescu (11 de febrero de 1911- 24 de diciembre ...
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Alexandru Vona or the problem of dissapearing

What do we know about Alexandru Vona ( 3. March 1922; 12. November 2004)? Just a few. He was just one of the maudits of the Romanian literature. Let’s say ...
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Forum Theatre with pupils from school

    In February I decide to organize a Forum Theater with children grades 8, 7, 6 from school and the topic of this theater was about discrimination situations that has ...

“4 months, 3 weeks and 2 days”: Reflections

For sure, one of the most famous Rumanian movies is “4 months, 3 weeks and 2 days” (2007), written and directed by Cristian Mungiu. It won the Palme d’Or at ...

Event special for Women

   This Sunday me and Marimar organize for women’s and miss from Covasint a day only for them, because us you know it was Women’s Day in 8 March. For ...
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Mihail Sebastian or the knock, knock of oblivion

This article could be about the german minorities. Not only about Nikolaus Lenau, for saying one of the classical, but on the two big suns: Paul Celan and Hertha Müller. ...
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Are there libraries in Covasint?

There is a library in the school of Covasint. I discovered it by chance. I was in the school to speak with the teacher of Romanian language, to find some ...
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Eugen Lovinescu or another bridge in the wall

Eugen Lovinescu (31 October 1881—1943) is a symbol. I will use him as a bridge through the vanguardism and the modernism in Romania. As a bridge, what is more important, ...

Legends of Martisor

Martisorul is a specifically Romanian holiday, which celebrate coming of spring. In this day people offer each other martisoare, like a little present. There is a supposition that martisoarele bring ...
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Ion Creanga or an intelligent excess

The first I knew about Ion Creanga (March 1, 1837 or June 10, 1839 – December 31, 1889) was thanks to Alex. He told me that he was from the ...

Colleagues from Covasint

   Being spread in Covasint community I was lucky to have as colleagues 3 people in Spain: Maria del Mar, Jesus, Juan Jo. Living together with them I discovered cultural ...

Colegii din Covasint

Fiind repartizata in comuna Covasint am avut norocul sa am ca colegi 3 persoane din Spania: Maria del Mar, Jesus, Juan Jo. Locuind impreuna cu ei in Covasint am descoperit ...
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The spanish lessons in Covasint

The Rumanian and the Spanish languages belong to the same linguistic group. Both languages have Latin origin. For this reason, is not so difficult that spanish people learn romanian, and ...
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Knock, knock/ Who is it?/ It's Romanian literature

In Paulis I found a Dostoievsky’s book translated into Romanian. I found it inside a wardrobe, in that part in which the objects can not be seen unless you stare ...

Environemental sanitation in Covasint

The environmental sanitation in Covasint is looking good. There are 70 beneficiaries of medical assistance per day. The Medical Centre it’s open from 7:00 till 12:00 and at the moment ...

Rumanian identity

How are the Rumanian people? When someone from Spain ask me this question (frequently a relatives or a friend), and after three months of staying in this country, I find ...
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Calendar of activities in Covasint

Here you have our calendar of activities (october-january). We think is a good resume of the job we are making here.  O zi buna!
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Youth Center in Covasint, important place in the village

In one village like Covasint (with about 2.600 inhabitants) to have a youth center is a really good thing. In Covasint, the people has not too much activities to realize, ...
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My trip to Semlac

        The first weekend I was in Romania I decided to visit the village Semlac. There, I met many other volunteers, and of course I was very glad to also ...
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My impressions after the debates

    Last Wednesday, 9 december we decided to organize debates at the school. In the English lessons we proposed some topics to be followed. I was glad to see the ...
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Seara Interculturala (18/12/09)

Last 18 of December the volunteers of Covasint and the DJT Arad organized a intercultural evening in which it was showed to some people of the village some activities about ...
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Debates 16/12/09

Here they are our three debates of the week. Soon we will upload pictures about this and the last week ones. FOURTH DEBATE 2030: You and the world Date: 16 ...
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Debates 09/12/09

Here we are starting a new serie of articles about the debates that are taking place in the School of Covasint. We will show you the first six (divided in ...
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November Newsletter

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About Rumanian Education

In Romania, the education is obligatory from 5 to 16 years (degree X), although this system is very recent. Since before, obligatory education was until 14 years. After this stage, ...

The grey entourage

The next visit was to the Orthodox Church in Covasint. The priest, a young man that always took my notebook and my pen from my hands and wrote what he ...

El séquito gris

La siguiente visita ya fue a la Iglesia Ortodoxa de Covasint. El cura, un hombre joven, que siempre me cogía la libreta y el boli y escribía lo que quería ...

Five believers

Can you imagine a village where the major, the doctor and the teacher have yet the aura of people that still decide in the community and that not seem a ...

Los cinco creyentes

Imagine un pueblo de caminos de tierra, donde el alcade, el doctor y los maestros aún tienen el aura de decidir algo, siguen pegados a la tierra y no parecen ...

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