Полоцкий государственный университет


On January 25-26, 2018 the Faculty of Humanities at Daugavpils University (Latvia) carried out the international conference «XXVIII Scientific Readings». The event gathered researchers from 8 countries – the United Kingdom, Poland, Germany, Russia, Latvia, Estonia, Belarus. The participants discussed some issues of history, work with sources of different nature, also some linguistic issues in historical and cultural contexts.

«XXVIII Scientific Readings»

Section’s moderators I. Shenberga and G. Soms

The delegation of Polotsk State University – the representatives of the Department of History and Tourism Alesya Korsak and Elena Sumko – traditionally take part in Scientific Readings representing Belarus. Our researchers presented the results of land surveys in border areas Belarus-Lithuania-Latvia carried out together with Head of the Department of Social Studies and Humanities at Belarusian State Agrarian Technical University E. Greben (PhD in History, Associate Professor).

Section «History, sources and people», Alesya Korsak

Plenary session at Daugavpils University

The important intermediate result in the conference was a meeting with administration of Humanities Faculty – Dean Elina Vasiljeva. During the meeting, the sides discussed the submission of joint application for participating in the competition of projects according to the 2014-2020 Latvia-Lithuania-Belarus Cross Border Cooperation Programme. Previously several meetings have been carried out in this direction. The joint group on behalf of Polotsk State University took part in the meetings, representing different Departments and research directions – the Department of History and Tourism (A. Korsak, E. Sumko), the Department of World Literature and Foreign Languages (S. Lyasovich, N. Apanasovich), the Department of Social Studies and Humanities (V. Mishina) with a participation of staff members of the International Office and E. Potapova.

A. Korsak’s certificate

E. Sumko’s certificate

Photo: https://du.lv/notika-daugavpils-universitates-humanitaras-fakultates-xxviii-zinatniskie-lasijumi/