Welcome Week for Intl Students Begins Aug. 26th

Monday, August 26th, 2019, Welcome Week events for MRU International students will kick off and take place all week. Introductory lectures, tours of the campus, ethics, migration info and introduction to e-Services of MRU Library will be some of the events held for the almost 180 Erasmus+ and international students that begin studies at MRU this fall.

August 26th, as students begin arriving, team building activities will begin at 15:00 hrs. in MRU’s II-233 aud.

Tuesday, August 27th, 10:00 a.m., in MRU’s I-201 aud., MRU Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs Prof. Dr. Regina Valutytė will deliver the Welcome address. During lectures and presentations by various MRU officials, there will be info about student IDs, residence, Vilnius transport info and a lecture on academic ethics and academic writing.

Wednesday, August 28th, 9:30 a.m., in I-201 aud., a “Safe Vilnius” presentation will be made by the Vilnius Country Officer. Migration officials will discuss “A Legal Stay in Lithuania.”

August 28th, 11:15 a.m. in I-201, MRU’s Senior Librarian Albertas Olechnovičius will present information on Digital studies and an Introduction to Electronic Services of MRU Library.

At 14:00 hrs. and 15:30 hrs, students will visit the Centre for Civil Education in the heart of the Vilnius Old Quarter (Totorių g. 28).

Thursday, August 29th, 10:00 a.m. in I-201, MRU School of Law Senior Manager Eglė Prosevičienė will discuss Procedure of Studies at MRU. At 11:00 a.m. students will depart to the castle town of Trakai, outside of Vilnius, for a tour.

Aug. 30th-Sept. 1st a weekend trip to Druskininkai is planned.

MRU will welcome the largest number of international students from Spain, Turkey, Germany and Italy.

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