University of Nova Gorica Week 2018

This time the traditional University of Nova Gorica Week will take place from 15th to 19th October 2018. Through a series of interesting events the University of Nova Gorica (UNG) will present all its main research and academic areas – natural sciences, technology, biotechnology, humanities, arts and management, with a special focus on the activities aimed at schools from the local area.

We kindly ask school groups to announce their attendance in advance. The programme will be updated upon receiving requests from larger groups.

Welcome!

Download programme in pdf form (in Slovenian)

More information:

Veronika Piccinini, Coordinator
veronika.piccinini@ung.si
T: +386 5 33 15 260

Andreja Leban, Public Relations
andreja.leban@ung.si
T: +386 5 620 58 27

Programme

Monday, 15th October 2018

Presentation: Informal learning forms – PKP and ŠIPK student projects
Location: Lanthieri Mansion, Glavni trg 8, Vipava, P 2.3 Lecture Room
Time: 12:00–13:15
Animation workshop
Location: UNG School of Arts, Ulica/Via Armando Diaz 5, Gorica/Gorizia (Italy) P 2.3 Lecture Room
Time: flexible – upon request

Tuesday, 16th October 2018

Round table: Engineering and Management – promising future career
Location: Lanthieri Mansion, Glavni trg 8, Vipava, P 2.1 Lecture Room
Time: 14:00–14:45
Lecture: How many planets does humanity need for its existence?
Lanthieri Mansion, Glavni trg 8, Vipava, P 2.1 Lecture Room
Time: 15:00–15:45
Workshop: Emergence and development of conflicts and conflict management
Location: Lanthieri Mansion, Glavni trg 8, Vipava, P 2.1 Lecture Room
Time: 16:00–16:45
Round table: Why are humanities cool?
Location: School of Humanities, UNG, Vipavska cesta 13, Rožna Dolina, Nova Gorica, P 1 Lecture Room
Time: flexible – upon request
Round table: Selected topic – Migration: Different views and experience
Location: UNG School of Humanities, Vipavska cesta 13, Rožna Dolina, Nova Gorica, P 1 Lecture Room
Time: flexible, upon request
Presentation: Literature at a junction – EDUKA2 project
UNG School of Humanities, Vipavska cesta 13, Rožna Dolina, Nova Gorica, P 2 Lecture Room
Time: 16:00
Presentation of the University of Nova Gorica Publisher
Location: University of Nova Gorica main hall, Vipavska cesta 13, Rožna Dolina, Nova Gorica
Time: 12:00–17:30
The new image of the Alexandrian Women – Presentation of the student project Digitalization of the cultural heritage of the Alexandian Women
Location: Kromberk Castle
Time: 20:00–21:00
Projection of the film The End of Time (Peter Mettler, 2012, 105’) and discussion with the honorary guest, Rector of the University of Nova Gorica, Prof. Dr. Danilo Zavrtanik
Location: Hiša filma/Palazzo del cinema, Travnik/Piazza Vittoria 41, Gorica/Gorizia (Italy)
Time: 15:00

Wednesday, 17th October 2018

Female and male worlds of the Slovene Moderna. Evening literary talk on the occasion of marking the 100th anniversary of death of Ivan Cankar and on the 140th anniversary of birth of Zofka Kveder, guests: Ddr. Igor Grdina and Dr. Katja Mihurko Poniž
Location: France Bevk Public Library, Trg Edvarda Kardelja 4, Nova Gorica
Time: 18:00–19:30
Projection of the film Ustava Republike Hrvaške/The Constitution (2016, 90’) and a discussion with the author Rajko Grlić
Location: Nova Gorica Centre of Culture, Bevkov trg 4, Nova Gorica
Time: 21:00, followed by the discussion with the author

Thursday, 18th October 2018

From Ajdovščina to Space
University Centre in Ajdovščina, Vipavska cesta 11c, Ajdovščina
Time: 17:00–22:00

Friday, 19th October 2018

Guided tour of the exhibition epizode spomina v mreženju, with the exhibition’s author Rene Rusjan
Location: Nova Gorica City Gallery, Trg Edvarda Kardelja 5, Nova Gorica
Time: 11:00
Intercultural Marketplace
Location: KGŠ – Nova Gorica Students’ Club, Trg Edvarda Kardelja 1, Nova Gorica
Time: 14:00–16:00
Lecture: Natural dyes and workshop Natural dyes in drinks and juices
Location: Lanthieri Mansion, Glavni trg 8, Vipava
Time: 12:00–13:00

Animation workshop. Photo: Tina Smrekar

Engineering and Management – a promising career opportunity. Photo: PTF Archives

The Alexandrian women. Source: sl.wikipedia.org, licence: public domain

Film The End of Time (Peter Mettler, 2012, 105’)

UNG Publisher: one of the publications

Film The Constitunion. Photo: Saša Huzjak

Guide tour to a exhibition of the author Prof. Rene Rusjan. Photo: Matej Vidmar

Natural dyes. Photo taken in the Wine Research Centre, UNG., by Casarsa Guru.