From 22nd to 26th August, the 18th Symposium of Canon Law was held at the Theological Institute in Spisska Kapitula, part of Catholic University in Ruzomberok. The Symposium has been organized biannually since 1991 by the Slovak Society of Canon Law in association with Catholic University in Ružomberok and Bishops’ Conference of Slovakia. Besides the professional experience gained by participating in the lectures, collegial relationships, mutual understanding and collaboration among canonists who share a common canonical tradition were a contributing factor of the Symposium.
With the motto "Do not let memories fade away" Catholic University in Ružomberok will host on August, 29th a meeting of participants of the World Youth Day in Kraków (WYD). The meeting will open the mass celebrated at 10:30 by Msgr. Štefan Sečka, bishop of Diocese of Spiš. Program will continue in the Hall of Saint John Paul II, where testimonies of young people and representatives from Poland will take place.
During the academic year 2015/2016 took place a pilot project of the English language course for employees at Catholic University in Ružomberok (CU). The main focus was on communication skills, academic teaching and preparation of PPT presentations.
We understand the importance of English as the most widely used learning language and a medium of teaching. Therefore Department for international relations of CU will administrate the English language course for CU employees also during upcoming academic year 2016/2017.
University of the Third Age is a part of the Lifelong Learning Programme at Catholic University in Ružomberok. Seniors over 50 years old who are interested in further studies can attend classes during upcoming academic year 2016/2017 in two study programmes: Christian culture; Care for physical and mental health. Study lasts 3 years. There are no academic prerequisites or entrance requirements other than a passion for learning and sharing your own knowledge and skills.