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From 11 July to 5 August a group of 26 Ukrainian refugees participated in a 4-week intensive Czech language course offered by the University of Pardubice Language Centre, supported by the Pardubický Kraj and Úřad Práce. The lessons aimed to help them navigate daily life in the Czech Republic, and covered vocabulary around topics such as employment and jobs, accommodation and renting a house, holidays and buying tickets, daily chores, appearance, clothes, and famous people from Pardubice and...
UNIVERSITY OF PARDUBICE, The Faculty of Arts and Philosophy (FF) is hiring 1 junior or senior researcher in the following field:  Current trends in Social and Cultural Anthropology (Faculty of Arts and Philosophy) - KA16
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The Faculty of Health Studies celebrated 15 years since its foundation this year. The idea to build a faculty originated in Dr Arnošt Pellant's head during his work in Pardubice Hospital. What was the journey from the first idea to welcoming the first students? Come and read the interview with the first Dean of the FHS.   Do you remember what was happening in your life in May 2007? Of course, I remember the events of May 2007. Particularly when reading work records and...
Scientists at the Centre for Materials and Nanotechnologies, Faculty of Chemical Technology, University of Pardubice, have developed a personal filter against SARS-CoV-19 that could find its application in developing countries. Fitting into a backpack, the entire assembly does not use nanomaterials but a commonly available polyester knitted fabric similar to a fleece blanket. The original solution of the Czech scientists has been published by PLOS One, the prestigious American professional...
It was Thursday, 24 February. They woke up to a day that was supposed to be like any other. A student day. Lectures, seminars and nice meetings with friends on campus awaited them. But that morning they woke up to war. A war they didn't want. Dozens of Ukrainian students, but also Russian ones, together with Czech ones, agree on one thing. This is not a war between Russians and Ukrainians. It is Vladimir Putin's war.     Most students found out about the start of the...
Coconuts, palm trees and a sunny beach. Faculty of Economics and Administration student Enrique Lysoněk went to paradise on earth as a contestant of the reality show Survivor. On Team Azua, he fought for survival on a desert island. He survived for a month with minimal food and belongings on the edge of the jungle. The consolation for dropping out early was that he made it back in time for the first day of the semester.   What was the first meal you had after returning to the...
Painter, photographer, restorer and curator. Tomáš Lahoda of the Faculty of Restoration links his name with the university gallery GU:, which opens with a new name and content. It will offer an insight into the contemporary Czech art scene as well as exhibitions of foreign artists.   Why should a university have a gallery? A university should present itself to the public not only through the achievements of students and researchers, but also through art. Not only for...
Sensors of the future 23. 06. 2022
Within an hour, he can produce hundreds of metres of smart sensors that prevent waste, save batteries or help farmers. Chemist Tomáš Syrový of the Faculty of Chemical Technology started with food and pharmaceuticals. Today he prints the sensors of the future.       At one of your lectures, you passed around a diaper right at the beginning. Why? The audience needs to be unlocked at the beginning. I'm trying to create a good atmosphere and at the...