9th International Conference „Jews in a Changing World” will begin on November 24Katrīna Barkāne
Council of Jewish Communities of Latvia, Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Latvia and museum “Jews in Latvia” are pleased to invite you to attend the 9th International сonference “Jews in a Changing World” devoted to the 25th anniversary of the restoration of the Jewish community in Latvia.
University of Latvia – Heir to Kobronskanstes FortressUL Press centre
Various significant and inspiring events marked the eve of the 95th anniversary of the University of Latvia. Among them is education and research environment reorganization in the University. After several years of planning and developing, after conducting tenders for construction, the foundation stone for the UL Centre of Natural Sciences was finally laid.
University of Latvia Hosts Ridgepole Celebration in TorņakalnsUL Press centre
Ridgepole celebration for the UL Centre of Natural Sciences in Torņakalns took place on Tuesday, October 28. The event was attended by the UL and LNK Industries Group management, as well as guests of honour and academic members. The new centre will be a state-of-the-art facility of higher education and science, welcoming the first students already in September, 2015.
EuroNanoForum2015 will take place on 10-12th June 2015 in RigaEuroNanoForum
EuroNanoForum 2015 takes place on 10-12th June 2015 in Riga, Latvia, under the auspices of the Latvian presidency of the European Union. It is organised by the University of Latvia and Spinverse in cooperation with the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation and has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme. The emphasis of the conference is in promoting a European manufacturing renaissance through applying nanotechnology and advanced materials.
Between Medicine and PhilosophyIvars Šteinbergs, "Alma Mater"
Giulio Lo Bello is an Italian translator and lecturer, who already for several years has been interested in psychiatrics, philosophy, as well as in the Latvian and Italian culture. Currently he is a doctorate student at the Faculty of History and Philosophy of the University of Latvia.
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.
Culture Exchange programmeJēkabs Silanžs
For the second time this year, the intercultural project Culture Exchange Programme or CEP is going to take effect; through the course of the semester, starting September 29, until mid-December participants - both foreign and local students - will have a unique opportunity to get to know one another and find out more about every representative’s ethnic and national characteristics.
- International business students have successfully presented and defended their master’s theses 22.11.2014
- International Conference Devoted to Discourse Analysis of the Exclusion and Refusal of Ideals and Moral Concepts 21.11.2014
- 9th International Conference „Jews in a Changing World” will begin on November 24 20.11.2014
- University of Latvia – Heir to Kobronskanstes Fortress 14.11.2014
- Andris Piebalgs to Give Guest Lectures at the UL 14.11.2014
- University of Latvia Faculty of Economics and Management – international environment for studies 07.11.2014
- UL Library offers training courses for students and staff members of the University of Latvia 04.11.2014