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VMU Asian Week 2018

The Centre for Asian Studies (CAS) at Vytautas Magnus University together with the students’ clubs “Hashi”, “Wu Wei” and “Hallyu” invites you to the annual event VMU Asian Week 2018. The event will take place on March 5-9 in various venues of VMU and other public places of Kaunas. VMU Asian Week is...

Discussion with doc. A. Zykas at the Vilnius Book Fair

During the Vilnius Book Fair on Thursday, February 22nd, at 2:00 P.M., in the Conference Hall 1.2, a discussion with the doc. Aurelijus Zykas “Lead by soft power. Image, world, Japan” (led by Richard Jonaitis). During the event the newest Mr. A. Zykas’ monograph “Lead by soft power: communication o...

Lithuanian Language Classes in Spring Semester

Join us in learning a new language by enrolling in one of our Lithuanian language courses! In the Spring semester Faculty of Humanities offers Lithuanian language courses for anyone interested in learning the language. Levels start at absolute beginner and progress to upper-intermediate. Time-tabl...

Call for applications for Lithuanian language and culture courses

Education Exchanges Support Foundation with pleasure offers Lithuanian state scholarships for students, lecturers and researchers from foreign countries to attend Lithuanian language and culture courses. In the summer 2018, Lithuanian language and culture courses will be organised at 5 universities:...

Historical discovery: C. Sugihara‘s third child was born in Kaunas

Recently, Ms. Madoka Sugihara, grand-daughter of Chiune Sugihara, granted the permission to Vytautas Magnus University’s Centre for Asian Studies to publish historical document Nr. 220 issued by Prof. Dr. Mažylis Private Hospital (currently Mažylis Maternity Hospital) which testifies the birth of Ha...

Himalayas 2017: presentation of expeditions in Kaunas

On December 15th at VMU Small Hall (S. Daukantas st. 23, II floor) Saulius Damulevičius together with the VMU Centre for Asian Studies, Lukla.lt and press “Aukso pieva” invites you to the presentation of the expeditions during which Saulius will tell you how such expeditions are being carried out. T...