Official Visit to Zipaquira, Colombia
The Catholic University of New Spain and the Noble Company of Bernardo de Galvez were represented by Dr. Otto F. von Feigenblatt on an official visit to the City of Zipaquira in Colombia. Dr. von Feigenblatt He was welcomed by municipal officials, representatives of the iconic Cathedral of Salt, and by the Casa Museo Quevedo Zornoza. The City bestowed on Dr. von Feigenblatt the Distinguished Visitor Award, he also received a similar award from the Cathedral of Salt, and from the Museum. The Museum also presented Dr. von Feigenblatt the Porton Award for Culture and the Academy of Language of Boyaca inducted him as a corresponding academician. Dr. von Feigenblatt expressed his gratitude for the hospitality and welcomed the Mayor of the City as a new Caballero de Merito of the Noble Company of Bernardo de Galvez. The Catholic University of New Spain discussed several joint projects with the Casa Museo Quevedo Zornoza and with the Cathedral of Salt to promote cultural exchanges.