Author: Graziella L. Posted September 18, 2022 2:36 p.m
Although Sorbonne-Nouvelle students have been waiting for a new campus in Nation for many years, the start of the new academic year did not go as planned, between lack of rooms and accidents.
Project a new campus for Sorbonne-New University was announced to students for many years. After many delays campus Censierdilapidated and full of asbestos, it finally said goodbye to students this year, The first return to the nation, promised to be a true revival. Finally, even before the courses begin, ndark events realized, between a beam falling on a pupil, lack of rooms and shaky infrastructure.
After so much waiting, it turns out that it is the modern campus of Nation very small to accommodate almost all undergraduate and graduate students, ie 17,000 people. So much so that the start of the school year will have to be postponed and open rooms in Ile-de-France will be rented out, much to the chagrin of students who have to travel several hours longer to get to class. However, the new campus was more accessible than before by metro and RER, lines 6, 1, 2, 9, as well as RER A nearby.
📌 Security measures were immediately taken after the incident (cornice break) that happened in the BR03 amphitheater yesterday. The health and safety committee of the Sorbonne Nouvelle intervenes today at 15:00.
The university will inform you. pic.twitter.com/ap4iY15y0A
– New Sorbonne University (@Sorbonne_Nvelle) September 13, 2022
Despite the 26,000 m2, in addition to the lack of space, the buildings are already visible collapse. LLast Monday, during the pre-return meeting, a beam weighing several kilos fell on the undergraduate student, luckily he was not injured. The president of the university, Jamil Jean-Marc Dakhlia, believes that “this is absolutely unacceptable”. According to some tweets, A bridge It could also collapse if more than 26 people were present at the same time. There are no thirty rooms, two amphitheatres are uselessjust like theater.
A situation that has been warned by the representatives of the staff which is not heard in recent months. Finally, the school year will start October 3, was postponed for two weeks due to organizational problems. Therefore, one week of leave will be canceled at the end of the year to make up for lost time.
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