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10. DEC
2008
The "9th European Meeting on Environmental Chemistry - EMEC 9" took place in Girona, Spain from 4th to 7th December 2008. Our student of the graduate study programme Environmental Sciences of the University of Nova Gorica and a member of the Laboratory for Environmental Research at the University of Nova Gorica Mag. Malgorzata Piecha received "Award for the best oral presentation".
25. NOV
2008
On Monday, November 24 2008, the awarding of the Zois Awards and Prizes, the Ambassador of Sciences Prizes and Puh Prizes took place at the Linhart hall at Cankarjev dom in Ljubljana.
12. NOV
2008
Scientists of the Pierre Auger Observatory, a project to study the highest-energy cosmic rays, will celebrate the inauguration of the southern site of their observatory in Malargüe, Argentina, this Friday, November 14, 2008.
30. OCT
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the lecture: “Isto v drugem - Arhitektura ali arhikultura" by prof. mag. arh. Boris Podrecca.
30. SEP
2008
The "Danube Rectors' Conference" took place in Budapest (Hungary), from 25th to 27th September 2008. The University of Nova Gorica took part in the conference as its new member, assuring to play a role in the process of adopting and realising future joint programmes.
23. SEP
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the lecture: “Kras po svetu” by prof. dr. Andreja Kranjca (Inštitut za raziskovanje krasa ZRC SAZU, Postojna).
9. SEP
2008
On Friday, September 12, 2008, the KD Galerija GT - Famul Stuart School of Applied Arts and the University of Nova Gorica will sign an agreement of mutual co-operation.
1. SEP
2008
In the 2008/2009 academic year the School of Humanities of the University of Nova Gorica will organise courses of the English, Italian, Spanish, French, German and Slovene languages.
27. AUG
2008
From 23rd to 29th August 2008 the 46th International Fair of Agriculture and Food is taking place in Gornja Radgona, where the School of Viticulture and Enology of the University of Nova Gorica presents itself for the first time.
18. JUN
2008
The Presta d.o.o. company and the University of Nova Gorica will sign a lease contract for the student dormitory at Bazoviška street 1 in Nova Gorica. In 2003, the University of Nova Gorica financed the purchase of the interior equipment in this dormitory, which can house 54 students. It comprises 31 rooms – 8 single and 23 double rooms.
3. JUN
2008
The "European Materials Research Society 2008 Spring Meeting" took place in Strasbourg, France from 26th to 30th May 2008. Our young researcher Andraž Petrović, a member of the Laboratory for epitaxy and nanostructures received a "Young Scientist Award".
29. APR
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the lecture: “Cloning and embryonic stem cells for regenerative medicine” by prof. dr. Tanja Dominko (CellThera, Inc., Southbridge and Bioengineering Institute, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA).
25. APR
2008
The School of Applied Sciences of the University of Nova Gorica organizes guided visits to the Sinhrotron Elettra scientific centre near Trieste. The visits are designed for secondary school students who are particularly interested in physics.
18. APR
2008
On Monday, April 21st 2008, from 3.30 p.m., Dr. Lino Baraňao, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina will be visiting the University of Nova Gorica.
10. APR
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the lecture: “NEVROKIRURGIJA NA SLOVENSKEM V PRETEKLOSTI, DANES IN V PRIHODNJE - Ali je nevrokirurgija na Slovenskem sooblikovala dosežke v svetovnem merilu?” by akad. prof. dr. Vinko V. Dolenc (Kirurška klinika, Univerzitetni klinični center Ljubljana).
31. MAR
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the seminars: "Complexity in the Geospace" given by dr. Massimo Materassi, Istituto dei Sistemi Complessi, Sesto Fiorentino, Italy, "Observation and investigation of the ionospheric scintillations" given by dr. Lucilla Alfonsi, Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Rome, Italy.
27. MAR
2008
On Wednesday, March 26 2008, the awarding of the "Jožef Stefan Golden Emblem Prize" took place at the Institute Jožef Stefan. The prizes are awarded to the Slovene and foreign authors of outstanding doctoral thesis in the fields of natural-mathematical, technical, medical, as well as biotechnical sciences.
25. MAR
2008
From 15th to 20th March the THIRD EUROPEA WINE CHAMPIONSHIP took place in Santo Tirso, Portugal. Among the participants, aged between 17 and 25, were also two students of the School of Viticulture and Enology of the University of Nova Gorica.
21. MAR
2008
Physicists from the Laboratory for astroparticle physics of the University of Nova Gorica, the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of the University of Ljubljana, the Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana and the Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering of the University of Maribor, who pursue their research of elementary particles within the Belle Collaboration, have together with their international colleagues published a paper on the differences between properties of matter and anti-matter in the most prominent scientific journal Nature (Belle Collaboration, Nature, 452, 332-335 (20 March 2008) | doi:10.1038/nature06827).
13. MAR
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the lecture about Maya civilization, culture, architecture given by dr. Ivan Šprajc (Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts).
10. MAR
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the seminar "An International Court for Environmental Crimes (ICEC)" given by prof. dr. Antonino Abrami, Venice Court of Appeal, Italy and University of Urbino, Italy.
29. FEB
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the seminar "Clean Reagents and Products: the case of Dimethyl Carbonate" given by prof. dr. Pietro Tundo, Department of Environmental Science, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy.
15. FEB
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the seminar "Chemistry for a sustainable development. Some recent advances in the halogenations of organic compounds under green reaction conditions" given by dr. Stojan Stavber, Laboratory for Organic and Bioorganic Chemistry, Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana.
7. FEB
2008
University of Nova Gorica kindly invites you to the Information day which will be held on Friday, 15th of February 2008 and on Saturday, 16th of February 2008.
30. JAN
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the lecture: “What an emerging language can tell us about language evolution” by prof. dr. Mark Aronoff (Stony Brook University, ZDA).
18. JAN
2008
On Tuesday, January 22, 2008, the representatives of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia will attend the unveiling ceremony marking the beginning of restoration works at the Villa Rafut.
17. JAN
2008
We kindly invite you to visit the photographic exhibition »O beloglavih jastrebih« by Boštjan Mljač (student at the Faculty of Engineering and Management).
11. JAN
2008
Results from the Pierre Auger Observatory made a lasting impression on the scientific community in 2007. The announcement by the Pierre Auger Collaboration that active galactic nuclei were the most likely source for the highest-energy cosmic rays that hit the earth made the list of breakthroughs and top science stories for several science media organizations.
4. JAN
2008
University of Nova Gorica invites to the seminar "Natural Resource Management: Protected Areas and Participatory Approaches" given by mag. Romina Rodela, University of Sussex, SPRU, Freeman Centre, Brighton, UK.