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    PROF. DR. DAIVA SINKEVIČIŪTĖ FROM VILNIUS UNIVERSITY VISITING UNIVERSITY OF LATVIA

    On 6-12 May, Prof. Dr. Daiva Sinkevičiūtė from Vilnius University visited University of Latvia, where she gave lectures on Lithuanian names “Lithuanian Names and their Variety”, delivered a workshop on spoken Lithuanian together with Assoc. Prof. Dr. Edmundas Trumpa and consulted students. On 10-12 May, Prof. Dr. D. Sinkevičiūtė participated in the conference „Onomastic Investigations“, where she presented a paper on „Tendencies of the formation and usage of Baltic nouns with suffix -ut- in Lithuania“.

    PROF. DR. NICOLE NAU FROM ADAM MICKIEWICH UNIVERSITY IN POZNAN VISITING VILNIUS UNIVERSITY

    On 1-5 May, Prof. Dr. Nicole Nau from Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań visited Vilnius University, where she delivered a lecture on sentence composition in the spoken discourse, based on Latgalian texts. She also met with Baltic studies specialists from Vilnius University and discussed the problems related to Baltic languages research and didactical issues.

    DR. HALINA BERESNEVIČIŪTĖ-NOSALOVA VISITING VYTAUTAS MAGNUS UNIVERSITY

    On 6-13 May, Dr. Halina Beresnevičiūtė-Nosalova from Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic, was visiting Vilnius and Kaunas. During her visit, Dr. H. Beresnevičiūtė-Nosalova worked in libraries in Vilnius and Kaunas, where she collected material for the courses on history and the articles on Lithuanian history that she is writing. Dr. Halina Beresnevičiūtė-Nosalova also met with colleagues working at the Department of History at Vytautas Magnus University.

    DOCTORAL STUDENT TEREZA KABELAČOVA FROM MASARYK UNIVERSITY (BRNO) VISITING VILNIUS UNIVERSITY

    On the 6th–13th of May 2018, the doctoral student Tereza Kabelačova from the Institute of Linguistics and Baltic Studies of the Faculty of Philosophy at Masaryk University (Brno) visited Vilnius University. During the visit, Tereza Kabelačova worked in the library, got individual consultations from scientists of Vilnius University and attended some lectures.

    CALL FOR LITHUANIAN STUDIES AT VILNIUS UNIVERSITY, AUTUMN SEMESTER 2018

    The course starts on 3 September 2018 and ends on 21 December 2018. Participating students are exempted from the tuition fee; they will also have their travelling expenses covered and will receive a scholarship on a monthly basis. For more information: Ongoing Registration.

    DR. LILITA ZALKALNS FROM STOCKHOLM UNIVERSITY VISITING VYTAUTAS MAGNUS UNIVERSITY

    On 23-30 April, Dr. Lilita Zalkalns, a Professor of the Department of Baltic Languages at Stockholm University, was visiting Vytautas Magnus University. During her visit, Lilita Zalkalns delivered a lecture on contemporary Swedish society, its political, social, and cultural aspects. She also met with colleagues and worked at the University Library.

    PROF. DR. MARZHAN TAJIYEVA’S FROM ABAI KAZAKH NATIONAL PEDAGOGICAL UNIVERSITY VISIT TO LITHUANIAN UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES

    On the 15th–21st of April 2018, Prof. Dr. Marzhan Tajiyeva from the Centre for Baltic Studies at Abai Kazakh National Pedagogical University visited Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences. During the visit, Prof. Dr. Marzhan Tajiyeva observed lectures on the Lithuanian language at Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences. She also met with teachers and employees of this university and visited Lithuanian libraries. 

    PROF. DR. DALIA KUIZINIENĖ FROM VYTAUTAS MAGNUS UNIVERSITY VISITING JAGIELLONIAN UNIVERSITY IN KRAKOW

    On April 9-15, Prof. Dr. Dalia Kuizinienė was visiting Jagiellonian University in Krakow, where she gave lectures on Lithuanian exile prose and poetry and discussed the possibilities of further cooperation with colleagues from the Centre of Lithuanian culture.

    PROF. DR. REGINA RINKAUSKIENĖ’S AND ASSOC. PROF. DR. LAIMUTĖ BUČIENĖ’S FROM LITHUANIAN UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES VISIT TO THE CENTRE FOR BALTIC STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI

    On the 15th–21st of April 2018, Prof. Dr. Regina Rinkauskienė and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Laimutė Bučienė from the Faculty of Education in Humanities of Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences visited the Centre for Baltic Studies at the University of Helsinki. During the visit, Prof. Dr. R. Rinkauskienė delivered a series of lectures „Lithuanian Dialects and Ethnographic Regions“ and led workshops „Points of Intersection of Lithuanian Dialects and Language History“. Assoc. Prof. Dr. L. Bučienė delivered a series of lectures „Functional Aspect of Syntactic Structure of the Lithuanian Language“ and offered workshops „Practical Aspects of Lithuanian Syntax“.

    PROF. DR. GINTAUTAS KUNDROTAS’S FROM LITHUANIAN UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES VISIT TO THE CENTRE FOR BALTIC STUDIES AT MAXIM TANK BELARUSIAN STATE PEDAGOGICAL UNIVERSITY

    On the 18th–24th of April 2018, Prof. Dr. Gintautas Kundrotas, Dean of the Faculty of Education in Humanities of Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, visited the Centre for Baltic Studies at Maxim Tank Belarusian State Pedagogical University. During the visit, Prof. Dr. G. Kundrotas delivered a series of lectures „Segmental and Supersegmental Elements of the Lithuanian Language“ and a number of different lectures on international words, choosing and usage of forms of grammatical words, and led workshops on phonetics.   

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