Last Saturday, the official opening of the Jagiellonian University Apiary took place at the JU Botanical Garden. The University will collaborate with a local Kraków apiary to provide the required education to beginner beekeepers, produce honey, and join the bee protection initiative.Read More o Opening of the University Apiary
3 July 2017 saw the opening of another edition of the Summer School of Polish Language and Culture of the Jagiellonian University. The ceremony was attended by nearly 200 students from over 25 countries.Read More o 48th Summer School of Polish Language and Culture starts at JU
25 beehives housing somewhere around 400,000 bees were installed in the new University Apiary, the centre of which is located in the JU Botanical Garden. Its inception is a great opportunity to discuss the dramatic situation these fluffy insects have found themselves in. We asked Dr Karolina Kuszewska from the JU Institute of Environmental Sciences to tell us more.Read More o A few difficult questions about bees
As a member of the prestigious cooperation network The Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities (The Guild), whose aim is to shape the European policies regarding research and development initiatives, on 30 June 2017 the Jagiellonian University held the international seminar Widening Participation and Structural Funds.Read More o The Guild network members meet at the Jagiellonian University
Politicians have always put significant effort into creating their own image. Dr Kamil Kopij from the JU Institute of Archaeology has studied how this goal was pursued by one of the greatest politicians of the Roman Republic: Pompey the Great.Read More o Ruthlessness and propaganda: how to build your political image?
Our skin itches for various reasons. We rarely perceive it as an anomaly – we think of it more as a temporary state. As it turns out, compulsive scratching can in some cases be a disorder. We asked Dr Katarzyna Prochowicz from the JU Institute of Psychology to elaborate on this subject.Read More o Compulsive scratching. Can we overcome it?
On 22 June 2017, the Jagiellonian University hosted the first Korea Forum Seminar, entitled "Polish Experience in Transformation and Possible Implications for the Korean Peninsula", organised by the JU Institute of the Middle and Far East in collaboration with the Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Poland.Read More o Jagiellonian University hosts Polish-Korean forum