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Mr. George van Durtanosky (Germany, The Netherlands) awarded with the Honorary Degree of Latvian Christian academy

Mr. George van Durtanosky (Germany, The Netherlands) awarded with the Honorary Degree of Latvian Christian academy

Mr. George van Durtanosky (Germany, The Netherlands) was awarded with the Honorary Degree of Latvian Christian academy (DrHC) at the open Senate meeting in October 4, 2018. Latvian Christian academy has been privileged to welcome Mr van Durtanosky - Calligrapher and specialist in Medieval illuminated manuscripts - since 2013; he has held Master classes for the Bible art study program students and organized several exhibitions (in Riga City Municipality exhibition hall, 2015, and Talsi Museum, 2017); also he has been noted for bridging Macedonian National Library and Latvian National Library where substantial collection of Macedonian books now is available due to his efforts. The open Senate meeting was lead by Chairman of the Senate Mr. E.Butkēvičs, honorary guests were attending - Chairman of the Higher Education Council of Latvia prof. J.Vētra, academician and DrHC of Latvian Christian academy, prof. B.Rivža, Bishop of Latvian Orthodox Church Jānis (Siševskis), Rector Latvian Christian academy pro. S.Gūtmane, students and teachers at Latvian Christian academy.

Latvian Christian academy accepted in the EU EURAXESS

Latvian Christian academy was accepted in the EU EURAXESS – Researchers in Motion – network. It is a unique pan-European initiative delivering information and support services to professional researchers. Backed by the European Union and its Member States, it supports researcher mobility and career development, while enhancing scientific collaboration between Europe and the world. For […]

An international EZA seminar “Inclusive Labour Market and Youth Employment: Cross-European Analysis”

An international seminar “Inclusive Labor Market and Youth Employment: Cross-European Analysis” was held at Latvian Christian academy in cooperation with EC networking organization EZA (European Center for Workers’ Questions, Germany) in May 31 – June 2, 2018. Specialists from other Baltic States participated together with Latvian representatives (from the Ministry of Welfare, State Employment Agency […]

Monograph on Isaiah Berlin by Dr.habil. Jānis Nameisis Vējš

Monograph on philosopher Isaiah Berlin by Dr.habil. Jānis Nameisis Vējš titled “Four essays on Isaiah Berlin” has been published by the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Latvian University, in 2017. Dr.habil. Jānis Nameisis Vējš ir associated professor at Latvian Christian academy.

Doctoral studies in Social work and Caritative social work are possible!

Latvian Christian academy, Klaipeda University (Lithuania) and University of Lapland (Finland) have signed the Consortium Agreement about Doctoral studies in Social work. This is huge step forward especially because in Latvian Classificatory of sciences there is no section “Social work”, consequently they who wanted to progress, signed up for “Sociology”. Those who are interested in […]

Excursion of art students to unique monasteries in Pskov

Students of the Biblical art study programme together with their teacher, Icon painter K.Tambovskaya, visited the world-famous monastery in Pechori (Pskov, Russia). They visited the Kremlin, its splendid Cathedral of St. Trinity, churches of John the Baptist and St. Basil the Great, and historical reservation of the old Russian architecture “Поганкины палаты”. They saw icons […]

IXE think-tank group meeting in Krakow

Meeting of the IXE think-tank group (partnering with “Semaines Sociales de France”) was held in Krakow (Poland), in March 9-11, 2018. The group (members from 14 EU countries) gathers twice a year to discuss topical issues of the European social development with subsequent work on recommendations.

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SUMMER SCHOOL IN ICON PAINTING 2018 – POSSIBILITY TO PARTICIPATE IN COURSES OF ICON PAINTING IN AUGUST 2018!Latvian Christian Academy in AUGUST 2018 organizes SUMMER SCHOOL IN ICON PAINTING, in which there is possibility to go through all phases of Icon painting – starting with the preparation of Icon board until the final varnish of […]

Award for succesful ERASMUS+ implementation.

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In December 8, 2017, Latvian Christian academy was awarded for successful implementation of the ERASMUS+ mobility studies program. As we all know, ERASMUS is celebrating 30 years  in 2018, whereas in Latvia we have it for 18 years.ERASMUS+ has given an opportunity to ensure both students’ and teachers’ mobility across Europe, as well promoted involvement […]

Excellent results for the Jean Monnet Programme application!

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European Commission has selected only 44 applications (out of 737 from different EU countries) fit for strict requirements of the Jean Monnet Programme, EC. The goal of the Programme is to promote excellence in European studies and research worldwide, to work for dialogue between academia and policy makers especially promoting administration of the EU policy. […]

Latvian Christian academy awarded with EC recognition

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In June 3, 2014, in an official ceremony organized by the State Education and Development Agency (SEDA) Latvian Christian academy together with five other universities in Latvia was awarded with prestigious EC recognition vestige. ECTS Label is an honorary distinction showing that the institution applies ECTS correctly, both in terms of information published on the […]