This year´s Ball will be hosted by "Viky Cabadaj"
Even this year you will not be left without the Ball of the Faculty of Science. It will be held on March 17 in NH Collection Olomouc Congress hotel, and it will be hosted by actor and moderator Jan Antonín Duchoslav, known as Viky Cabadaj from Sněženky a machři.
"The band Styl Music Orchestra will be in charge of music in Europe Hall and the traditional ExStres band willplay in Madrid Hall. The music production at both halls will start at 7:00 pm. Additionally, you can look forward to demonstration of standard and Latin American dances or Adam Hobzy's performance of Elvis Presley's songs," said Dagmar Petrželová, Head of the Department for External and Internal Affairs.
Tickets are on sale from Monday, February 26, at the Stronghold of Knowledge, UPoint and the main building of the Faculty of Science at offices 6.010 and 6.011. Ticket prices are the same as last year, i.e. CZK 220 per ticket, and from CZK 290 to 350 per seat at a table.
The Ball will start at 7:00 pm, guests can arrive from 6:15 pm. See www.plesprf.upol.cz for more details.
Deadline for submission final reports of IGA 2017 is March 15. At the same time, we ask you to send in suggestions for excellent results obtained on the basis of results of the internal grant competition (e.g. prize for a poster, prize in a competition, publications, rewarded diploma theses ...).
It is possible to make timetable changes at the Study Department by March 16. Any alternations after this deadline are possible only with an application signed by the Head of the department, event. by the course teacher.
We ask graduates who successfully completed their final state examination in January and February to apply for a graduation ceremony by their study referent. These will be held June 25-29. The timetable will be posted on the faculty website at the beginning of June. You can pick up the confirmation of properly concluding studies at the Study department. Here you can also collect your diplomas at the end of March.
Student applications for academic year 2018/2019
Student applications for academic year 2018/2019 should be filed through so-called e-application by February 28, for Doctoral study programs by April 4.
We ask students to contact Mrs. Dana Gronychová at the Study Department regarding international matters (i.e. Erasmus outbound program, getting credit for internships abroad, etc.) Mrs. Gronychová is also the primary contact for international students.
The upcoming meeting of the Academic Senate will take place on Wednesday, March 7 at 2:00 pm in the large meeting room of the Dean´s Office. You may find the agenda here.
Please note that renting of Faculty premises to external guests and the reservation of rooms for internal purposes (besides teaching) was taken over by the Assistant of the Secretary of the Faculty, Vladimír Gužiaková.
Dealing with chemicals
The Regional Hygienic Station in Olomouc has approved Written rules on safety, health and environmental protection while working with hazardous chemical substances or compounds concerning certain dangerous chemicals dealt with at Palacký University. Pursuant to Section 44 of Act No. 258/2000 Coll. on the Protection of Public Health and on Amendments to Certain Related Acts, as amended, these rules must be freely available to employees and students in the workplace where these chemical substances and compounds are handled. These are in particular laboratories, storages, workshops, etc. They will replace the rules that have been used so far, which no longer comply with current chemical legislation. The rules are available to all employees and students in Palacký University information system UPShare; you may currently download Czech versions of documents, their English versions will be placed on the same storage within 10 days. Guidelines for handling corrosion should then be freely available in areas where chemical substances and compounds are used and which have been assigned class and category 1 of corrosion hazard category (Skin Corr.1A to 1C) with standard H314 hazard statement (marked with an alert symbol GHS05). These are various technical means (maintenance workshops and storages), detergents (cleaning), degreasing agents (dishwashing), etc. The regulation ČSN 01 8003 Principles for safe work in chemical laboratories has been purchased by the Faculty Library (Envelopa as well as Holice) for the needs of employees and students.
Possible queries can be directed at Petr Nádvorník (email@example.com), who is in charge of handling hazardous chemicals and chemical preparations classified as very toxic at the Faculty of Science.
Public construction projects presentation
Due to specification of the construction work schedule, the planned public presentation of construction projects in Holice has been postponed from March 14 to April 15 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting will take place in classroom SE-501 in Building A, Šlechtitelů 27. These projects will affect the functioning of Holice campus, especially this and next year. All interested staff and students are cordially invited.
Podnikni to! ( Tak an action!) is back!
Student career and counselling center is after last year´s Career holding another business course led by Jakub Tížek. The course is targeted on anyone who is tempted by the freedom of running their own business but does not know how to turn their dream into reality. There will be a total of seven meetings and you may sign up by March 15. Further information is available at www.kariernicentrum.upol.cz.
Life Sciences Baltics forum
Lithuanian embassy in the Czech Republic invites all Czech experts in the field of Life Sciences to the 4th international Life Sciences Baltics forum, which will take place September 26-27, 2018.