University news


Brest State A.S. Pushkin University celebrated its 75th anniversary on October 30. Representatives of the Ministry of Education, the Regional and City Executive Committees, the Belarusian Trade Union of Education and Science Workers and other guests congratulated the University on this landmark date.


The long-awaited opening of the Confucius Institute took place on October 30. As Anna Sender told us, preparations for this event began in 2017, when the Brest and Hefei (Anhui Province) became brothers after our delegation visited China. In May last year, a trilateral agreement was signed on the establishing of the Confucius Institute at Brest State A.S. Pushkin University.


The university students' lives are filled with bright and significant events. One such event is the celebration of the Independence Day of Turkmenistan by Turkmen students. This is one of the most important public holidays of the Turkmen nation, along with the Day of Neutrality. Participants of the student club “Dialogue of Cultures” organized and held a wonderful evening of Turkmen culture “Homeland is the most beautiful in the world!”, which brought together both Turkmen and Belarusian students from different faculties.


The University contest "Curator of the Year" was held with the aim to activate scientific, methodological and practical activities of study group curators focused on the search and use of effective forms of ideological and educational work with student youth, as well as exchange of modern experience in organizing extra-curricular activities. The contest was attended by 10 curators of study groups – representatives of all departments. According to the results of the contest evaluation by the competent jury, Olga Slivko, Senior Lecturer of the Chair of Theory and History of State and Law (Department of Law) won the first place.


Yellow leaves outside the window brightly signal that autumn has entered its rights. Every year it brings a holiday filled with gratitude, bright colors and smiles – Teacher's Day. On October 1 the University Council meeting started with the celebration devoted to Teacher's Day. Teacher's Day is one of the warmest and most heartwarming holidays, the day of those who give a ticket to life to every person, teaches to be worthy citizens of the country and sensitive people. Therefore, teachers, like no other, always receive high awards. Awarding Honorary Diplomas, Certificates of Acknowledgement and Gratitude today, Rector Anna Sender expressed her sincere gratitude to her colleagues for their loyalty to professional duty and wished them health, happiness, good luck, students striving for knowledge.