The participants during the workshop

As part of the induction program for MBA´s new students, from the School of Businesses of the University Francisco Marroquín, freshman students participated in a ropes workshop imparted by the Excellence Center of this house of studies. The activity was celebrated on January 7, 2006.

The ropes training facilities of the Excellence Center are in a hill behind the Ludwig von Mises Library, that also comprises the UFM´s
Arboretum. More than 1,500 people have received workshops that include ropes dynamics at the University, including students, educational and administrative personnel of this house of studies; as well as students from other institutions and companies.

The Excellence Center is an educative project directed to UFM´s students and external persons to contribute to their integral education, developing teamwork and leadership abilities.

Some commentaries of the participants in the mentioned activity were:

Very good, it increases the teamwork desire and is applicable in real lifeIt is a constructive activity that, through simple and pleasant processes, gives different perceptions of collaborationIt is important to get to know our new classmatesI consider that it was a breaking paradigms workshop, because with dynamic games we managed to learn concepts that we can apply to our enterpreneural lifeAids in developing strategies to make events happenExcellent, it foments teamworkConstructive, it clears the mind, we became friendsVery good, motiting. It teaches you to plan strategiesCreative, productive, interestingExcellent in identifying strengths and weaknessesNot to give up and always to look for different ways of doing thingsTo learn to listen to something moreMore photos, 
here.