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Help those who haven't had much luck in their lives so far... and walk or run in Letenské sady! For every kilometer you run, someone in need will receive 25 crowns. The start is on 12th September at 17:00 at Letná. The end will be determined after the amount of 10 millon CZK is reached, or unitl 18 September.
An open-air programme will be held in the courtyard of the Bethlehem Chapel in the very centre of Prague until the end of September. On Tuesday and Thursday evenings, cinema and concert lovers will be in for a treat.
The Director of the Masaryk Institute of Advanced Studies of CTU Prof. PhDr. Vladimíra Dvořáková, CSc. announced an extraordinary round of admissions for the academic year 2022/2023.
This is a unique program where we are looking for students to form multicultural teams from CTU and Technion to create solutions to unique challenges under the guidance of expert mentors.
Over thirty "Science heads" contestants from Czech universities will fight for the favour of the audience, who will decide the winner by online voting from Monday 11 April 2022. The final of the competition will then take place live on Tuesday 13 September at the Scala University Cinema in Brno. The competition is organised by the Night of Scientists enthusiasts.

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At its 28th General Assembly on 17 May 2022, the Learned Society of the Czech Republic elected Professor Jiří Matas from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague as a full member.
The jury of the Břetislav Štorm Award selected the best works in the field of conservation. The student projects reflect different approaches to the reconstruction of heritage buildings and also intervene in the professional debate. The award-winning thesis became part of the documentation for the nomination of Žatecko region to the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Brazil, Mexico, the United States of America, South Korea, Japan, the United Arab Emirates, India, Nigeria, Australia and many European countries, including the Czech Republic.
The European Commission recognises outstanding researchers or engineers who have come up with innovative ideas or proposed new solutions in the field of nuclear energy through the Nuclear Innovation Prize. This year, the MultiProtectFuel project of the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering (FJFI), led by Martin Ševeček from the Department of Nuclear Reactors (KJR), won first place in the reactor system safety category and a €50,000 prize.
The cypress garden called Acrobat, designed by students from the Faculty of Architecture of the Czech Technical University, is one of 24 projects that are being presented at the largest garden festival in Europe this year. The gardens will be on display in Chaumont-on-the-Loire until November.