According to the Shanghai ranking, University of Ljubljana was ranked among the top 3% of Worlds’ Universities (for the second year in a row). Among European Universities, we improved our ranking bench-marked to the year 2007.
I think that freshmen students keep calling me ‘professor’ since the first day I’ve started this job. From the beginning, you keep explaining them academic hierarchy and promotion system and so on. Eventually we all give up … and get promoted :-). Well, from today on, I don’t have to worry about this any more because I actually became assistant professor. And I am a bit proud of it, have to admit.
For those not yet familiar with it, here it is, Steve Jobs’ famous commencement speech at Stanford University. It’s not new (2005) but still touching and surely makes you think on a bit larger scale!