open staff week 1From April 18 to April 22, 2016 the 1st Open Staff TrainingWeek Erasmus+took place at the Catholic University in Ruzomberok (CU) organized by the Foreign Relations Office.


The main aim of it was intensive training program focusing on internationalisation in higher education designed for international officers, librarian, student´s officers and economists. There were colleagues from different partner universities from Poland, Slovenia, Croatia and France to exchange new ideas, to share best practices, and to build new professional networks. During the five-day program, all participants attended activities together and they also took part in workshops and discussions with colleagues from their professional fields.


open staff week 2The participants became familiar with the functioning of CU, took a look at the Campus, University Library, Counselling Centre and some parts of Rector‘s offices. They attended a short course of Slovak language, visited the Town Hall of Ruzomberok and took part at the excursion of the paper company Mondi SCP also in Ruzomberok. They had a chance to experience how it is working at Radio or TV. Guests presented their institutions and cities they come from - Chelm, Bielsko-Biala, Nowy Sacz, Maribor, Zagreb and Toulouse.


The whole week get a chance to meet colleagues, learn from each other and exchange opinions and experience about organization of work in different departments. We thank everyone for participation!


Yulia Datsyuk and Yaryna Nadulychna