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Project MOVES Opening Ceremony and Induction Month to Be Held at CUFA

16.8.2019

The opening ceremony of project MOVES, European Joint Doctorate supported the scheme Horizon 2020, Marie Curie Skłodowska Actions, will take place at the Faculty of Arts, Charles University, on Monday 2 September at 17:00 in Room 104. During September, the MOVES Induction Month will be hosted by CUFA.

Vojtěch Frankl, Student of Musicology at CUFA, Receives Award for the Best Student Paper at an International Conference

14.8.2019

Vojtěch Frank has received the prize for the best student paper at the annual conference on Russian music in Vipiteno, Italy. The award is conferred by the Institute for the Research of Russian Music. Mr Frankl’s paper was entitled “The Genre System of Isaak Dunaevsky Operettas in the Context of Gender and Culture”.

Between Prague and Cairo: 100 Years of Czech Egyptology

31.7.2019

The Czech Institute of Egyptology (Faculty of Arts, Charles University), the only institution of its kind in the Czech Republic, commemorates its 100th anniversary with an exhibition organized in cooperation with Charles University in the Karolinum exhibition hall (2nd August – 8th September 2019).

Heading for the 100 Top: Representatives of Five Institutions Establish the Association of Czech Research Universities

8.7.2019

Five top Czech universities have joined forces in establishing the Association of Czech Research Universities. The association consists of Charles University, the Czech Technical University in Prague, Masaryk University in Brno, Palacký University in Olomouc, and the University of Chemistry and Technology in Prague.

4EU+ Alliance Wins Funding in European Universities Call

29.6.2019

26th June 2019 saw the announcement of a much awaited decision by the European Commission on the first pilot European Universities call, choosing 17 ambitious projects from a total of 54. The good news for the 4EU+ Alliance, which includes Charles University, is that it is one of the consortia selected for funding – a decision of no small importance.