Otto Ulc, emeritus professor of political science, was honored at a PEN Club-sponsored event in Prague in June for his 80th birthday and the publication of his 29th book. He also received a silver medal from the president of the Czech Republic Senate for his various accomplishments. A similar honor was bestowed on him by the Lord Mayor of Pilsen, his native city. Ulc also delivered several lectures, two at the American Center/U.S. Embassy, followed by several radio interviews and two days of filming by Czech State Television.