You are invited to the joint volunteer cleaning day at the Botanical Garden of the University of Latvia!You are invited to the joint volunteer cleaning day at the Botanical Garden of the University of Latvia!Anete Enikova, UL Student Council
The sun shines brighter, the birds tween louder, the grass gets greener and the tree leaves are starting to blossom – the long awaited spring is here! We all want to spend more time outside, breathing the fresh air and enjoying the beauty of nature during this beautiful time of spring: indeed, only few of us could stay inside. Spring is the time for our traditional event, loved by lots of students: the joint volunteer cleaning day. This year, the Student Council of Latvian University (LU SP) is inviting you to join our effort of big spring cleaning at 25th of April, at the Botanical Garden of the University of Latvia, Rīga, Kandavas Street 2.
Establishing International Collaboration: How It’s DoneLauma Abramoviča, Alma Mater
Networking, working in the international arena, constructive discussions and healthy competition. Vjačeslavs Kaščejevs, Associate Professor at the UL Faculty of Physics and Mathematics (FPM), says “the social network of scientists” is the basis for successful scientific activities. Alongside his German colleagues Prof. Kaščejevs is among the authors of an international research published last year on partitioning of on-demand electron pairs using nanoelectronic quantum accelerator. How to get noticed in the scientific community? Can distance be an obstacle for successful scientific collaboration? What do German scientists say about collaboration with Prof. Kaščejevs?
The World Tuned In by NABA FM 95. 8Anete Enikova, Alma Mater
UL, with its 13 faculties, 19 institutes, a large group of staff members, and a diversity of scientific areas, forms its own small, but distinctive world. Therefore broadcasting under the auspices of UL for more than 12 years, the radio station NABA is a symbol of diversity, free and alternative way of thinking, and intelligence in the Latvian radio environment. It encourages people to tune in the world and broaden their horizons. After a year of silence, on February 16 NABA returns on the new frequency of FM 95.8.
Riga Summer School 2015 welcomes applicationsKaspars Rūklis, Executive Director of Riga Summer School
Call for applications for participation in Riga Summer School 2015 – a hands-on documentary filmmaking program for journalism, media and film students from all over the world – is now open. The Department of Communication Studies of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Latvia organizes the summer school in the Latvian capital from August 1 – 9, 2015. The application deadline is 23:59 on April 30, 2015.
UL Brings Together Remarkable American and Baltic NeuroscientistsUL Press centre
The University of Latvia (UL) will host the Baltic American Research Collaboration Meeting, devoted to neurosciences and pharmacology, which is to take place in the UL Museum of Science and Technology on April 23 and 24.
University of Latvia keeps Its High QS World University RankingUL Press centre
The history of QS World University Rankings dates back to 2004, and the University of Latvia (UL) was listed on ranking already for the second year in a row. This year it took place 701-800.
- You are invited to the joint volunteer cleaning day at the Botanical Garden of the University of Latvia! 13.04.2015
- Scientific evening with a guest lecture “Memory according to the law or Freedom for the History?” 09.04.2015
- U-Multirank releases second global university rankings 08.04.2015
- European Young Researchers Award – 2015 Call is open 02.04.2015
- First-of-its Kind Book on the Current Baltic Political Systems 02.04.2015
- Establishing International Collaboration: How It’s Done 02.04.2015
- The World Tuned In by NABA FM 95. 8 18.03.2015