University news

On May 23 the delegation of the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China led by Vice Minister Tian Xuejun visited Brest State A.S. Pushkin University. At Brest State A.S. Pushkin University the delegation visited the Center for studying China and the exhibition “With love to China”. At the end of the day, the Agreement on establishment of the Institute of Confucius was signed by the rector of the Educational Institution “Brest State A.S. Pushkin University” Anna Sender, the Deputy Director of the Headquarters of the Confucius Institutes “Hanban” Zhao Guocheng and the rector of the Anhui University Kuang Guangli.

On 1–4 April  in the United Arab Emirates (Sharjah) under the patronage of the United Nations educational, scientific and cultural organization (UNESCO) and the United Nations economic and social Council (ECOSOC) the world General Assembly of the International organization of folk art (IOV) was held. An important place in the agenda of the Assembly was given to the International Scientific Conference IOV “Folk Culture: Present and Future”. At this forum the Republic of Belarus was represented by Professor of the Brest State A.S. Pushkin University, Shved Inna Anatolievna – member of the IOV Scientific Committee.

Student Spring Festival 2019 started on 26 March. Inflammatory flash mob performed by dozens of students hit the high spot. The administration is convinced that only students should head up this festival. Traditionally, Anna Sender made a welcoming speech and put the accent on the initiative students, who make university life much more diverse, exciting and full of emotions by taking part in numerous performances. Rector wished everyone creative discoveries, successful studies, new achievements, optimism and cheerfulness.

Inna Shved, Professor of the Brest State A.S. Pushkin University paid a visit to our partner - Anhui University. In 2018 the visiting delegation from our University with Anna Sender as a head of the delegation took part in opening ceremony of the Center for Belarusian Studies. The purposes of visit were establishment of the cooperation in the sphere of science and culture, introducing Belarusian culture, traditions and the latest discoveries in the field of domestic ethnology and folklore studies to the students and teaching staff.

The 9th Art Festival of Foreign Students was held from 25 February to 1 March under the motto “One planet – one family”. Traditionally, the most striking event of the festival was a gala concert at Culture Palace of Trade Union.