This year’s festivities of the beginning of the academic year will last as long as three days! Students, and especially first year students, academic staff, and all the KU community are welcome to them. Let‘s launch the new academic year together!
At 18.00 on Sunday, September 2, St. Mass at the Church of Christ the King (Bokštų Str. 10) for the Klaipėda University community will be celebrated by H.E. dr. Kęstutis Kevalas, Bishop of Telšiai.
At 13.00 on Monday, September 3, the ceremony of opening the new academic year will be held in the square of the Klaipėda University campus. The KU community and first year students will be welcomed by prof. dr. Artūras Razbadauskas, Rector ad interim, Vytautas Grubliauskas, Mayor of the City of Klaipėda and Chairman of the KU Council, and other honourable guests.
During the event, the graduates of Klaipėda University whose applied research final theses were acknowledged as relevant to the city will be awarded prizes. Moreover, nominal scholarships will be awarded.
The ceremony will be followed by a festive concert after which, at 14.00, in the Small Aula of KU, the portrait of the late Rector of KU, prof. dr. habil. Stasys Vaitekunas, will be unveiled (painter: J. Vosylius).
At the end of the same day, at 19.00, a festive concert for students Students‘ Monday will be given in the heart of the city, in Anikės Square. You will enjoy the performance of Klaipedians – finalists of the Lietuvos balsas [Lithuanian Voice] programme: Vilius Popendikis, popular with young people, to be followed by Paulina Skrabytė with the group The Others, especially well known to music lovers of the coastland and of all Lithuania. The culmination of the evening will be the concert of Monika Pundziūtė – Moniqué, winner of the X Factor, an outstanding and increasingly popular singer. The event will be hosted by the charismatic Remigijus Žiogas.
ON 3-4 SEPTEMBER 2018, ALL THE FIRST YEAR STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO INTRODUCTORY LECTURES AND EVENTS
13:00 – 14.00. Ceremony of opening the new academic year in the square of the Klaipėda University campus, Herkaus Manto Str. 84.
15.00. Meeting of the academic staff of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities with first year students in Classroom 204, S. Nėries Str. 5.
SEPTEMBER 4: 10:00–11:30. Introductory lecture to all first year students in Classroom AK1, Aula Magna, , Herkaus Manto Str.84.
EVENTS IN FACULTIES AND INSTITUTES
11:45–12:15. Meeting of the first year students of the Faculty of Marine Technology and Natural Sciences: Classroom AK1, Aula Magna, Herkaus Manto Str.84.
12:00. Meeting of the first year students of the Institute of Baltic Region History and Archaeology: Classroom 203, the Small Aula (Building 6), Herkaus Manto Str.84.
12:00. Meeting of the first year students of the Faculty of Health: Classroom AK 2 , Aula Magna, Herkaus Manto Str.84.
13:00. Meeting of the first year students of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities. The students of the study programmes of English and Another Foreign Language, Lithuanian Philology, Psychology , and Childhood Pedagogy: S. Neries Street 5; the students of the study programmes of Management and Public Administration: Minijos Str. 153.
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