Publish Date: 24.11.2016

Category: News from the University

At the beginning of the upcoming festive month, namely on Monday, 5 December 2016, the traditional University Week will officially open at the Rectorate of the University of Ljubljana. This week, the University of Ljubljana will celebrate 97 enviable years of activity.

The jubilee week will start with the presentation of the best research achievements of the University of Ljubljana in the year 2016. This will be followed by the main event – a formal meeting of the Senate of the University of Ljubljana, which will itself be followed by the Prešeren Award ceremony for the students, as well as the bestowment of award certificates the following day for the best student achievements. University Week will finish with the bestowment of award certificates for achievement and participation in the field of extra-curricular activities and with the bestowment of the distinguished professor of the University of Ljubljana title. Events organized by the Members of the University of Ljubljana will be held alongside the main programme of University Week.

2016 University Week – Events organized by the Rectorate

DAY

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

EVENT

Mon

5.12.2016

11.00

UL, Zbornična dvorana

Presentation of the best research achievements of the University of Ljubljana in 2016

Tue

6.12.2016

11.00

UL, Zbornična dvorana

Ceremonial meeting of the Senate of the University of Ljubljana

Wed

7.12.2016

11.00

UL, Zbornična dvorana

Ceremonial bestowment of the Prešeren Award for students

Wed

7.12.2016

15.00

UL, Zbornična dvorana

Bestowment of ceremonial award certificates for the best student achievements

Thu

8.12.2016

11.00

UL, Zbornična dvorana

Formal bestowment of the distinguished professor title

Thu

8.12.2016

15.00

UL, Zbornična dvorana

Bestowment of award certificates for students for their achievements and participation

in the field of extra-curricular activities

Location of all events: Univerza v Ljubljani, Kongresni trg 12, Ljubljana

2016 University Week – Events organized by members of the University of Ljubljana

DAY DATE TIME LOCATION EVENT
Thu-Sun 1.-4.12.2016 The event will run for several days Multiple locations: The main location will be Trubar Literature House, as well as the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ljubljana, Slovene Writer's Association, ŠKUC gallery First page - International student conference of comparative literature Expert lecture on Literature Against the System will be held as a part of the conference. The conference program will be supplemented by an accompanying programme which includes literature evenings, literature breakfasts, movie night, a short trip and social gathering. Organizers: Association of Students of Comparative Literature. MORE
Fri, Sat 2.-3.12.2016 2.12.:
9.15-20.30

3.12.:
10.00-13.00
UL, Faculty of Arts,
Classroom 34
3rd Rostohar Days Rostohar Days are intended for Slovene psychology researchers and students of psychology, exchange of research experience and new scientific discoveries, presentation of current and past research projects by psychologists and students of psychology, as well as meeting of researchers in the field of psychology in Slovenia. Organizer: Department of Psychology of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ljubljana. MORE
Fri 2.12.2016 9.00 UL, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Classroom P-5, Aškerčeva 12 21st traditional meeting of peers by St. Barbara (Department of Geotechnology, Mining and Environment)
Mon-Fri 5.-9.12.2016   UL, Faculty of Administration, Gosarjeva ulica 5 Bestowment of award certificates for the best students
Mon 5.12.2016 9.00-14.30 UL, Faculty of Arts, Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Zavetiška 5 Jack Goody, Sidney Minzt, Frederik Barth One day symposium in memory of three giants of modern anthropology who died this year
Mon 5.12.2016 12.00 UL, Faculty of Social Sciences, Velika dvorana Kardeljeva ploščad 5 Round table marking the 50th anniversary of social research at the Faculty of Social Sciences (round table on the history and the future of social research). The round table will be led by Igor E. Bergant; participants include Prof. Dr. József Györkös (general manager of the Slovenian Reseach Agency), Prof. Dr. Niko Toš, Prof. Dr. Srna Mandič and Dr. Maša Filipovič Hrast
Mon 5.12.2016 12.00 UL, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Tržaška cesta 25 Lighting the Christmas tree accompanied by the bestowing of Dean's commendations on the best students
Mon 5.12.2016 12.00 UL, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Classroom P-104 Snežniška ulica 5 Bestowment of the Prešeren Awards for students of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Mon 5.12.2016 13.00 UL, Faculty of Social Sciences, Velika dvorana Kardeljeva ploščad 5 Jubilee formal meeting (formal honorable meeting and celebration of the 55th Faculty anniversary with the bestowment of award certificates for special achievements)
Mon 5.12.2016 14.30 UL, Faculty of Education, Classroom 212 Lecture by Prof. Dr. Michael W. Apple from the University of Wisconsin (USA)
Mon 5.12.2016 17.30 UL, Faculty of Medicine Medium classroom, Korytkova 2 Formal bestowment of master degrees for students of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana
Mon 5.12.2016 18.00 UL, Academy of Theatre, Film, Radio and Television, Large theatre classroom Nazorjeva 3 Theatre play "The Bald Soprano"
Mon 5.12.2016   UL, Faculty of Social Sciences, Velika dvorana Kardeljeva ploščad 5 Exhibition marking the 50th anniversary of social scientific research at the Faculty of Social Sciences. The opening of the permanent exhibition as a part of 2016 University Week and commemorating the 55th anniversary of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Ljubljana
Tue 6.12.2016 9.00-18.00 SAZU,
Novi trg 3,
Ljubljana
Scientific symposium "Masters and Muses"

The scientific symposium marking 100 years of historian Bogo Grafenauer and Ferdo Gestrin. MORE

Organizers: Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Department of History at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ljubljana, Slovene Society, Milko Kos Historical Institute ZRC SAZU, Institute of Contemporary History
Tue 6.12.2016 17.00 UL, Faculty of Computer in Information Science, Večna pot 113 Formal celebration with the bestowment of awards for the best students and employees
Tue 6.12.2016 18.00 UL, Academy of Theatre, Film, Radio and Television Ballet classroom, Nazorjeva 3 Theatre play "Pa pojdimo vsi v Pi"
Tue 6.12.2016 18.00 UL, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Tržaška cesta 25 Formal event with an expert lecture and bestowment of awards for colleagues and faculty business partners
Wed 7.12.2016 9.00 UL, Faculty of Medicine, Medium classroom Korytkova 2 Formal opening of the 24th academician Janez Miličinski Memorial Meeting with expert lecture on 70 years of operations of the toxicology laboratory of the Institute of Forensic Medicine
Wed 7.12.2016 12.00 UL, Faculty of Theology Press conference entitled "Word to Word". Presentation of publication by the Faculty of Theology and Bible manuscript
Wed 7.12.2016 20.00 UL, Academy of Theatre, Film, Radio and Television, Film classroom Nazorjeva 3 Presentation of short drama films and documentaries from the students of the Academy: Jogi in škatla (Mattress and a box), directed by Aron Horvath, 17'50''; Slastni gnus (Delicious disgust), directed by Miha Možina, 18'16''; Odtisi (Traces), directed by Anton Martin Emeršič, 14'41''
Wed 7.12.2016   UL, Academy of Theatre, Film, Radio and Television (AGRFT), AGRFT Club Trubarjeva 3 A series of radio plays from the students of the Academy of Theatre, Film, Radio and Television of the University of Ljubljana - ARS Radio Slovenia Programme
Wed 7.12.2016   UL, Faculty of Administration, Gosarjeva ulica 5 "Research Coffee" (Committee for Scientific-Research Activity)
Wed, Thu 7.-8.12.2016 Two day event UL, Faculty of Arts Croatian art in word and image The purpose of the event is to show how the word and the image are intertwined in modern Croatian art. Work of Goran Trbuljak, one of the most important artists of Croatian conceptual art is taken as an example. This is accompanied by lectures and workshops on the role of words in modern Croatian art, on the role of images in Croatian literature and words in comic books. Organizers: Department of Slavistics of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ljubljana in cooperation with Museum-Museo Lapidarium, Novigrad (Croatia). Wednesday, 7.12 .2016 at 11.00: Opening of the exhibition from Goran Trbuljak "Umjetnik bez galerije je isto što i krumpir bez friteze bez ulja (An Artist without a Gallery is like Potatoes in a Fryer without Oil). The exhibition will be opened until 14.12.2016 12.00: Lecture by Dr. Jerica Ziherl "Riječi i slike u kontekstu suvremene hrvatske umjetnosti" (Words and Images in the Context of Modern Croatian Art) Thursday, 8.12.2016 at 10.30: Lecture by Prof. Dr. Mirjana Benjak "Izložba slika u Krležinu Povratku Filipa Latinovicza" (Painting exhibition in Povratak Filipa Latinovića by Miroslav Krleža) 12.00: Comic book work shop by Toni Buršić "Igubljen v Ljubljani" (Lost in Ljubljana)
Wed-January 2017 7.12.2016- 13. 1. 2017   UL, Hall of the Faculty of Education Exhibition of paintings from the professors of Teaching of Art from the Faculty of Education of the University of Ljubljana
Thu 8.12.2016 9.00 UL, Faculty of Medicine, Large classroom Korytkova 2 Formal opening of the 47th Prof. Janez Plečnik Memorial Meeting and expert lecture with international attendance
Thu 8.12.2016 9.00 UL, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Classroom P-02 Privoz 11 Workshop on the popularization of geology
Thu 8.12.2016 12.00 UL, Faculty of Civil and Geodetic Engineering Inauguration of the UNESCO chair for reducing the risk of flash floods, University of Ljubljana
Thu 8.12.2016 12.00 UL, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Classroom P-5 Aškerčeva 12 General meeting of the ALUMNI association of the Department of Materials and Metallurgy of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering of the University of Ljubljana
Thu 8.12.2016 12.00 UL, Faculty of Heath Sciences, Zdravstvena pot 5 Bestowment of the Prešeren Awards for the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Ljubljana
Thu 8.12.2016 11.00 and 14.00 UL, Academy of Theatre, Film, Radio and Television (AGRFT), Theatre class Nazorjeva 3 Bestowment of diplomas and Prešeren Awards for the students of AGRFT of the University of Ljubljana
Thu 8.12.2016 13.00 UL, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, 5th floor Snežniška 5 Opening of the new space of the Department of Textiles, Graphics and Design, as well as presentation of the best research achievements of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Thu 8.12.2016 14.00 UL, Veterinary Faculty, Gerbičeva ulica 60 Bestowment of awards and award certificates for students of the Veterinary Faculty, post-graduate classroom of the Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana
Thu 8.12.2016 15.00 UL, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Classroom S-4 (1st floor) Lepi pot 11-13 Presentation of the new equipment at the Department of Materials and Metallurgy
Thu 8.12.2016 17.00 UL, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Večna pot 113 Bestowment of the Prešeren Awards for students of the Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering of the University of Ljubljana
Thu 8.12.2016 17.00 UL, Faculty of Education, Classroom 212 Lecture by Prof. Dr. Todd Lubart from the Institute of Psychology at Descartes University (Paris, France)
Thu 8.12.2016 18.00 UL, Faculty of Heath Sciences, Zdravstvena pot 5 Formal academy presentation entitled "How is a midwife born?"
Fri 9.12.2016 9.00 UL, Faculty of Medicine, Large classroom Korytkova 2 International expert lecture as a part of the 47th Prof. Janez Plečnik Memorial Meeting
Fri 9.12.2016 11.00 Zbornična dvorana at the University of Ljubljana (Kongresni trg 12) Bestowment of the Prešeren Awards for students of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ljubljana
Fri 9.12.2016 12.00 UL, Veterinary Faculty, Gerbičeva ulica 60 Formal meeting of the Senate of the Veterinary Faculty, post-graduate classroom at the Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana
Fri 9.12.2016 17.00 UL, Faculty of Arts, Blue Room (5th floor) Word station: The Worlds of Stanislaw Lem Translators of his last three literary translation into Slovene language - Solaris (KUD Police Dubove, 2010), The Cyberiad (Mohorjeva družba, 2014) and His Master's Voice (KUD Police Dubove; Tatjana Jamnik, Nikolaj Jež and Carmen Kenda Jež will discuss the creativity and literary worlds of the famous Polish science-fiction writer, visionary and thinker Stanislaw Lem
Fri 9.12.2016   UL, Faculty of Administration, Gosarjeva ulica 5 Event for the 20th anniversary of ratification of MELLS (Act Ratifying the European Charter of Local Self-Government)
Fri 9.12.2016   UL, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Classroom P-02 Privoz 11 Formal academy in honour of jubilees of the Department of Geology
Fri, Sat 2.-3.12.2016   Grand Hotel Bernardin, Portorož 6th Slovene Veterinary Congress (organized by the Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana)
Sat 10.12.2016 9.00 UL, Faculty of Medicine, Medium classroom Korytkova 2 Open day at the Pharmacogenetics Laboratory