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Nominate a candidate for awarding with honorary decoration until 20 September

07.09.2022
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­­­­­­­­From doctoral student to doctoral student: why and how to summarise your research in three minutes?

28.08.2023
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Doctoral defence: Toni Tuominen “Missing baryons and the large-scale structure of the universe”

06.03.2023
The kick-off meeting of the EXOHOST Twinning project took place in Tõravere on 14–15 February. Tartu Observatory of the University of Tartu, the leader of the consortium, hosted project partners.
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21.02.2023
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An international team of scientists led by astronomers from Tartu Observatory of the University of Tartu has discovered many superclusters in the universe, with the most prominent among them named the ‘Einasto Supercluster’ in honour of Prof. Jaan Einasto, a pioneering figure in the field, who will celebrate his 95th birthday on 23 February.
19.02.2024
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Jaan Einasto will share his memories of becoming a world-famous scientist through pictures.
12.02.2024
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Come on 16 February at 19 o'clock to Tõravere to explore the stars together with scientists! This time, Peeter Tenjes will introduce the Milky Way, which is a galaxy so familiar to us, yet so rare in the Universe.
06.02.2024
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On 22 February, a practical training course on the use of Copernicus data for water monitoring will take place
06.02.2024
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We kindly invite you to the opening of nature photographer Veljo Runnel's exhibition "Estonian Biodiversity: Insects" on 2 February 2024 at 13:40 in the 1st floor gallery of Tartu Observatory.
29.01.2024
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The laboratories of Tartu Observatory of the University of Tartu were expanded and upgraded by the beginning of 2024. This enables testing small space technologies in Tõravere at the European Cooperation Space Standard (ECSS) level.
26.01.2024
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The theme week, running from 5 to 11 February, will include a social media campaign highlighting the work and achievements of women researchers.
24.01.2024
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The Digital Cleanup Week will take place at the University of Tartu for the fourth time from 22 to 26 January.
19.01.2024
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Astronomers at the University of Tartu Observatory figured out how to measure the speed of dark matter.
09.01.2024
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Over the next seven years, the government will fund ten centres of excellence addressing scientific issues of importance to Estonia. The University of Tartu has tight connections with all of them.
04.01.2024
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Led by Maret Einasto, astronomers at Tartu Observatory of the University of Tartu decided to look into that and discovered even more differences between groups and clusters. 
20.12.2023
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The University of Tartu will organise its alumni get-together with the slogan “Back to the university” on 18 May 2024. Early-bird tickets at special rates are available from 1 December.
01.12.2023
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The University of Tartu is inviting future international students to come student shadowing and live one day as a university student.
22.11.2023
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15 November at 19:30 in Jakobi Jalats Armin Mere, the electronics team leader of Solaride and firmware team leader Artur Salumäe will tell us more about the journey of Solaride.
09.11.2023
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Tartu Ülikooli personaliosakond on uuendanud võrdse kohtlemise temaatikat käsitlevat veebilehte.
06.11.2023
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The competition for the scholarship established by the rectors of the University of Tartu, University of Latvia and Vilnius University has started again to promote the teaching and learning of the Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian languages and cultures.
31.10.2023
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On 27 October, the University of Tartu senate decided to award the Johan Skytte medal to Margit Sutrop, member of the Riigikogu and Professor of Practical Philosophy at the University of Tartu. The highest award granted to university members, the University of Tartu Grand Medal, is given to two university researchers for services of particular value. Also, the recipients of the University of Tartu Star of Appreciation, Medal, Badge of Distinction and the decoration “100 Semesters at the University of Tartu” have been selected.
27.10.2023
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The university will use the survey to find out what kind of mobility Estonia's largest university brings about and what attitudes staff and students hold towards sustainable mobility.
26.10.2023
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The University of Tartu and the Blood Centre of Tartu University Hospital invite university members to the Blood Donor Day in the Delta Centre on 2 November, from 11:00 to 15:00.
20.10.2023
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On 9 October, ESTCube-2, the satellite developed by Estonian students, finally launched on board the Vega launcher of Arianespace. However, according to current information, the satellite most likely never separated from the launch pod in the nose of the rocket.
18.10.2023
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