The Pro Universitate Labacensi Plaque

The Pro Universitate Labacensi Plaque

The Pro Universitate Labacensi Plaque is awarded to individuals and organisations whose funding or work has made an important contribution to the development of the University of Ljubljana’s material resources or the training of its staff.

Prof. Dr. Gyula Fekete is a composer, professor of composition and orchestration, and Vice-Rector for research and international activities at the Franc Liszt Academy in Budapest. He is considered one of the foremost Hungarian composers of his generation, and is the recipient of numerous awards. Dr. Fekete encourages successful cooperation between the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest and the Academy of Music of the University of Ljubljana.

 

During his studies, Tomaž Jevšnik cultivated the grand idea of growing and marketing orchids internationally. After graduating, he brought this idea to life, and as the technical director of the company Ocean Orchids, located in Dobrovnik, he remained in professional, research, pedagogical and financial contact with the Department of Agronomy at the Biotechnical Faculty of the University of Ljubljana. His valuable collaboration contributes to the improvement of agronomy and biotechnology studies.

 

Prof. Dr. Igor Švab (Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana and Head of the COVID-19 Coordination Team at the University of Ljubljana), Asst. Prof. Dr. Andrej Starc (Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Ljubljana), Prof. Dr. Tomaž Marš (Institute of Pathological Physiology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana and Vice Dean), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Miroslav Petrovec (Head of the Institute of Microbiology and Immunology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana and Vice Dean), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Špela Smrkolj (Head of the Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana), Prof. Dr. Janez Tomažič (Head of the Chair of Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana), Prof. Dr. Ivan Eržen (Chair of Public Health at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana), Sr. Instr. Dr. Gregor Jereb (Head of the Laboratory for Research of Air Pollution at the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Ljubljana), Prof. Dr. Lijana Zaletel Kragelj (Head of the Chair of Public Health at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana), Anka Uršič (President of the Student Council at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana), Urška Klakočar (Secretary General of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana), Prof. Dr. Janja Jan (Chair of Dental Diseases and Normal Dental Morphology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana) 

The members of the group acted professionally, promptly and efficiently, providing well-substantiated and detailed instructions to the Rector, the member institutions and students. They have made an important contribution to ensuring the safety of teaching, scientific research and professional activities at the University of Ljubljana during the COVID-19 epidemic. They provided advice and raised awareness, thus encouraging employees and students to take preventive action when performing their work at the University.