The Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities, which is composed of 19 higher education institutions from across Europe, including the Jagiellonian University, has issued a statement on Brexit.Read More o The Guild releases statement on Brexit
Many people laugh at offensive jokes based on negative stereotypes of certain groups, such as miserly Jews, lazy blacks, or thieving Poles. Others, however, think that such jokes are in bad taste, crude, and even detrimental to society. Could they be right? Can a particular type of humour be unacceptable from a moral point of view? We asked Maciej Juzaszek, a PhD student at the JU Institute of Philosophy and Chair in the Theory of Law, to provide us with an ethics-oriented answer.Read More o Joke morality. Is it OK to laugh at offensive jokes?
The summit in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, was attended by delegations of the Jagiellonian University, led by JU Rector’s Proxy for Internationalisation Prof. Adam Jelonek and the University of Warsaw, led by Vice-Rector for Research and International Relations Dr hab. Maciej Duszczyk. Students of both universities were also present at the meeting.Read More o JU delegation takes part in the Silkroad Universities Network summit
The opening ceremony of the academic year 2017/2018 at the Jagiellonian University included a special lecture by Dr hab. Justyna Drukała from the JU Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Biotechnology, a biologist, head of the JU Cell Bank.Read More o Tissue engineering - great hope for medicine. Part III: A price worth paying
On 14–15 November, the Jagiellonian University was visited by a delegation of the Union of Rectors of Higher Education Institutions of Ukraine (URHEIU). The visit’s highlight was a debate on collaboration between Polish and Ukrainian universities, which took place on Wednesday at 11.00 a.m. in Bobrzyński Room of JU Collegium Maius.Read More o JU strengthens cooperation with Ukrainian higher education institutions
On 9 November 2017 the Jagiellonian University and the University of Groningen signed a memorandum of understanding envisioning broad cooperation in education and research.Read More o Jagiellonian University signs MoU with University of Groningen