Dr Patrycja Orłowska-Feuer from the JU Faculty of Biology has received a scholarship within the framework of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions funded by the European Commission. The grant will allow her to pursue a pioneering research project in Manchester.więcej o JU Faculty of Biology researcher awarded with a MSCA scholarship
The natural world is full of sounds: from the buzzing of bumble bees to the murmur of streams and the whistling of wind. Each of them provides us with important information, for instance, about a source of water, an impending danger, or an upcoming change in weather. And what about plants? Are they able to listen to the world around them? If so, where do they have ears? Dr Paweł Jedynak from the JU Department of Physiology and Plant Biochemistry gives us some insight into plant polyphony.więcej o What do plants hear?
The Centre for International Studies and Development of the Jagiellonian University launches the third edition of the MA study programme in international security and development (ISAD). Previous editions of the programme attracted over 200 applications from more than 30 countries and all continents. At present, nearly 60 students participate in ISAD Programme at the Jagiellonian University.więcej o 3rd edition of the International Security and Development programme launches at JU
We know the names of Polish students, PhD candidates and researchers that will travel to the United States to work on their projects funded by the Fulbright Program. In total, the scholarship was awarded to 48 scholars, including 6 from the Jagiellonian University.więcej o Fulbright scholarships awarded to JU researchers
Since late December 2019, the outbreak of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in central China has led to the deaths of nearly 500 people, thereby bringing the number of victims of the virus closer to the death toll caused by SARS in 2002/2003. The ongoing crisis will undoubtedly have serious consequences, not only for health care, but also society, politics and economy. We asked Adrian Brona from the JU Institute of the Middle and Far East to diagnose the signs of coronavirus infection in the Chinese economy.więcej o The price of coronavirus
The Wuhan coronavirus epidemic (2019-nCoV) has dominated the headlines during the recent weeks. What is the real extent of the danger? Maciej Furman and Edyta Piętak from the Institute of Public Health of the Jagiellonian University Medical College shed some light on this issue.więcej o Coronavirus from the public health perspective: facts and fake-news
After 75 years, the Jagiellonian University welcomes back to its collection a unique exhibit: a several thousand years old woolly mammoth skull (Mammuthus primigenius). It is one of the best preserved complete skulls of this species in the world and features exceptionally beautiful curved tusks.więcej o Unique specimen back in the Jagiellonian University collection