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New cooperation between Northern University and University of Latvia
With the efforts of the Department of Foreign Affairs of Northern University , a bilateral agreement was signed between Northern University and University of Latvia on June 26, 2019.
The University of Latvia was established in 1919 and consists of 13 faculties. The cooperation is aimed at promoting bilateral relations in academic and scientific fields. Among the international partners the University of Latvia has a special role and opens new perspectives for the professors and students of Northern University. It is planned to expand the scope of cooperation engaging new spheres in near future.
A new audience named after the heroes of April War was opened at Northern University by the initiative of Student Council. Firstly one of the classrooms of the Faculty of Law was repaired, furnished and the posters, biographical information of April War heroes made the audience even more impressive. The grandfather of April War hero Robert Abajyan, mother of hero Adam Sahakyan and Gevorg Manukyan (hero of April War) were present at the opening ceremony together with students and personnel of the University. The mother of Adam Sahakyan particularly mentioned “Our heroes prevented geopolitical catastrophe. We live in the world where it seems that people have lost their souls. The fact of opening of the audience named after heroes of April War shows that people who work and study here have hearts and souls’’. “Let there be no occasion to repeat their feat.” said April War hero Gevorg Manukyan.
The ceremony of handing Honors Diplomas to the alumni full-time program of Northern University and award ceremony of the best employees and students took place on June 28. The Prosecutor General of the RA Arthur Davtyan, Doctor of Philological Sciences, Associate Professor, the Head of the Chair of Armenian Language and Medical Terminology Henrieta Sukiasyan, the Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia, Honored Specialist of Science of the Republic of Armenia Yuri Suvaryan, as well as students, teaching and administrative staff of the University were present at the solemn ceremony. The rector of the university Boris Makichyan stated “ The graduates leave the University with great knowledge and the prove of it is the successful termination of final exams”. The Prosecutor General of the RA Arthur Davtyan, who was a lecturer in the Faculty of Law said “I have been working here for 6 years. I had many bright days. My work at University coincided with the accreditation process. I remember how we got the accreditation of the Faculty of Law. Due to the efforts, devotion and patriotism of rector Boris Makichyan the University founded 23 years ago, experiences such an ascension” .
The Prosecutor General of the RA Arthur Davtyan, the Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia, Honored Specialist of Science of the Republic of Armenia Yuri Suvaryan, the Head of the University's Scientific Researches, Innovative Programs and Post-Graduate Education Grigor Asatryan were awarded with “Tumanyan 150” medal. Yuri Suvaryan was also awarded the title “The best Friend of the University”
The Scientific Council prepared surprise for the rector B. Makichyan who was awarded with the "Tumanyan-150" commemorative medal for his great contribution to the field of Tumanyan Studies. Henrieta Sukiasyan, Doctor of Philological Sciences, Associate Professor, Head of the Chair of Armenian Language and Medical Terminology, was awarded the title of “Honorary Professor of Northern University”.
The results of the nominations "The Best Lecturer" , “The Best Administrative Worker", “The Best Graduate Specialist", “The Best Graduate Specialist", “The Best PhD Student”, “The Best Researcher" were announced during the event.
The ceremony was completed with the reciting of students and songs of lecturers.