18. 3. 2019

The Young Researcher Grant Competition aims to support excellent research by young researchers and members of academic staff below the age of 37 when establishing new research teams and laboratories, as well as developing their...

12. 3. 2019

Czech Republic Settlement Scheme for UK citizens after Brexit

8. 3. 2019

During the last twelve years the number of Czech schoolchildren who drink soft drinks daily has decreased by half. However, more than one-tenth of young Czechs have a tendency to consume energy drinks. This is the finding of...

5. 3. 2019

The student club called Sustainable Palacký is trying to reduce food waste by their campaign Free Food UPOL. By means of a Facebook page of the same name, students and employees of the university can share unwanted food that would...

1. 3. 2019

The Silver Medal for Service in the Development of Palacký University was awarded to Prof Jan Andres from the Department of Mathematical Analysis and Applications of Mathematics. Prof Andres received the award, one of the highest...

1. 3. 2019

Ondrej Hamuľák, of the UP Faculty of Law, has been given the important academic position of “cooperating professor” at the prestigious Tallinn University of Technology. This member of the UP Department of International and...

27. 2. 2019

An international scientific consortium involving researchers from RCPTM and the Institute of Biophysics of the Czech Academy of Sciences has gained insight into the HuR (Human antigen R) protein, elevated levels of which have been...

25. 2. 2019

The International Academia Film Olomouc Festival of Science Documentary Films (AFO) is again choosing the best films science has to offer. Now in its 54th year, UP will again introduce significant personalities from the worlds of...

23. 2. 2019

Nine students from Europe, Asia and Africa participated in a seminar for Fischer scholarship recipients, which is awarded annually by the Faculty of Science to doctoral students from abroad.

21. 2. 2019

Jaroslav Doležel, a plant geneticist, commenced the 14th year of the Contemporary Chemistry lecture series with a talk on plant genetic information and its decoding. Contemporary Chemistry is regularly organised at the UP Faculty...