On Saturday, Thursday 15th, 2023, Prof.  Rajka Jurdana-Sepic, PhD, held a UNIRI for the Cres Community lecture at Moise Palace called A Hundred photos of Japan – Sakuramichi.

Sakuramichi – the Path Where Japanese Cherry Blossoms Bloom” is the title of a casual yet educational lecture created after a visit to Japan in the spring of 2023. Through a relaxed stroll with photographs from her personal album, the lecturer provides a personal experience of Japan, its culture, and traditions, its modernity and technological advancements, with highlights on urban lifestyle, fascinating railway infrastructure, enchanting spring festivals, and rich cultural heritage.

UNIRI The Moise Palace: Cres Island

An education center of the University of Rijeka. A five-hundred-year-old patrician townhouse and the largest Renaissance palace on the Croatian islands. A venue and forum for various scientific and research activities, it welcomes visiting academics, students and scholars.