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The University of Pardubice will be represented by its own team in this year’s university ice hockey league. A new team that will play in the University Ice Hockey League has been presented today during a memorandum signing ceremony; the memorandum will govern the cooperation between the University of Pardubice and the University of Pardubice Riders club. The University Ice Hockey League was established last year and the team of the University of Pardubice, a public university based in a...
The role of rail transport has undergone a major transformation over the past few years. It is undergoing a number of processes, which may be referred to as liberalization and digitalization, entailing both risks and opportunities. Therefore, the rail transport is at an important crossroads as to its further development. All of the processes are being introduced to guarantee non-discriminatory access to the railway market and enhance the safety and reliability of rail transport. The role...
Milena Lenderová is a prominent Czech historian. Her main focus lies in the history of everyday life and history of gender in the 19th century. When I wanted to learn more about the beginnings of female emancipation, I did not hesitate a moment to decide who I would approach. For centuries, women’s role was subordinated to that of men. A great progress has been made on the way to emancipation since then, but I can sometimes feel such subordination underlying any public debate on gender...
“All things are poison and nothing is without poison. Solely the dose determines that a thing is not a poison,” says Miloslav Pouzar, a toxicologist, with reference to the famous quote of Paracelsus. He hastens to add, however, that the fear of toxins and poisons around us is often exaggerated. What poses a more serious hazard than substances like pesticide residues is our bad lifestyle. So how about hazardous substances and food? Toxins are often mentioned, rather negatively, in relation...
Some are five hundred years old. They are old and damaged. Yet beautiful. Their new life starts at the Faculty of Restoration. We are talking about books. Ivan Kopáčik, Head of the Studio of Restoration and Conservation of Paper, Bookbinding and Documents takes one such book and describes in detail how students save historical gems with fascinating history. He presents the first book. He is using white gloves to hold a restored late-Gothic book from the turn of the 15th century and to put...
Dear library users, Until September 25th, the library will be open from 8 am to 4 pm, from Monday to Friday. There will be some changes regarding the library's opening hours. From September 29th, the library will be open from 9 am to 3 pm, from Monday to Friday. It is required to wear the face mask to enter the library entrance hall. It is necessary to use hands disinfection. The disinfection is located behind the library entrance door. It is necessary to...
The University of Pardubice will again help in the critical situation caused by the second wave of the pandemic in the region. Starting next week, a specially secured laboratory will start the analysis of samples for SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. The experts from the Faculty of Chemical Technology were involved in testing in April this year, now they will help the Pardubice Region Hospitals. “The current epidemiological situation is very serious and testing is an important part of prevention...
UNIVERSITY OF PARDUBICE, Faculty of Chemical Technology is hiring 1 postdoc researcher in the following field: Modern environmental separation methods (KA13) with the support of the project no. CZ.02.2.69/0.0/0.0/18_053/0016969  “International mobility of employees at the University of Pardubice II”.