Archive : 2013. gads

The Secod EC INTERUV Regional Conference

The Second EC INTERUV regional conference titled “Joint study programmes: facilitator for university internationalisation” took place in November 6-7, 2013, in Rome, Italy. Rector of LCA prof. S.Gūtmane attended both plenary session and two workshops “Management of joint study programmes” and “Sustainability and quality of joint study programmes”. 158 participants attended the conference – rectors […]

Meeting with rector of Tallinn Theological university

In October 25, 2013, rector of Tallin Theological university, pastor of Estonian ev.luth. Church prof. Ove Sanders visited Latvian Christian academy and met its rector prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane. Both heads of universities discussed guidelines for possible cooperation on future – exchange of lecturers and making of the research consortium. The meeting was wrapped in the […]

International conference “Church, Family, School”

In October 31, 2013, rector of LCA prof. S.Gūtmane participated in the XII international conference “Church, Family, School” organized by the Latvian Orthodox Church and held in the Conference hall of the Riga Minicipality. The conference was opened by Metropolite of LOC Alexander and Riga city mayor N.Ušakovs; it was attended  by the minister of […]

Agreement of mutual cooperation with Klaipeda University

In October 30, 2013,  prof. E.Aciene and prof. I.Dirgeliene from Klaipeda University (Lithuania) visited Latvian Christian academy on behalf of the rector of KU. Discussions with rector of Latvian Christian academy prof. S.Gūtmane were focused on agreement of mutual cooperation between universities – making of consortium for research in caritative social work, social entrepreneurship, joint […]

Evaluation of the master study programme “Biblical art”

In October 23-24, 2013, evaluation of the Master study programme “Biblical art” was held at Latvian Christian academy by experts’ team of the Ministry of Education of Science. The study direction “Arts” has been accredited for maximum duration till 2019 earlier in May 2013. The Master study programme received very high estimation due to “high […]

CARITAS meeting in Riga

In September 28, 2013, volunteers of the Roman Catholic Church met in a seminar held by “CARITAS Latvia”. CARITAS ministers to orphans, sick and disabled people, and the elderly; the ministry is rooted in Social teaching of the Roman Catholic Church. The meeting was attended by rector of LCA prof. S.Gūtmane and G.Dišlers with introductory […]

Conference in Lithuanian University of Pedagogical Sciences

In September 20, 2013, a conference organized by the Faculty of Education, Lithuanian University of Pedagogical Sciences, titled “Education: traditions, changes, innovations” was held along with celebrations of the 70th birthday of the founder of the Chair prof. Vaidas Matonis. The conference was attended by rector of LChrA prof. S.Gūtmane (presenting the topic “Modern European […]

Beginning of the new academic year

The new academic year was started at Latvian Christian academy with prayer and cheerful meeting of students and teachers in September 16. New students have applied for studies in all accredited study programmes – “Theology”, “Caritative social work” and “Biblical art” (Bachelor and Master degrees). Another study programme in “Social entrepreneurship” (Master) has been launched […]

A new book for kids

A new book for kids has been published, “Saving piggy”, written by former student of the Academy Juta Jurēvica. Illustrations have been prepared by the student of the Art department of the Academy Lāsma Ģeņģe. Congratulations!

IXE Group meeting in Brussels

The think-tank group meeting of the IXE Group, Semaines Sociales de France, was held in September 6-7, 2013, in Brussels. Topical social issues in Europe were discussed. Key analysists from EC participated in the meeting: G.Fisher, analyst of social issues and inclusion (EC); M.Cerutti, director of BUSINESS EUROPE; J.Vignon, President of Semaines Sociales de France; […]