21 August 2023

Liepaja University Rector had an inauguration ceremony

On 21 August 2023 was held an inauguration ceremony of the new Rector Dace Medne at Liepaja University. Receiving the chain of the Rector of Liepaja University and taking a solemn oath, Dace Medne became a fully-fledged rector and said: “I appreciate the task of driving change. Every unknown has its own peace with which you can get to the target.”

In acknowledging the grounds for successful cooperation, the Chairman of Liepaja University Council Andris Grafs, rector of Riga Technical University Tālis Juhna, Director of the Ministry of Education and Science of Higher Education, Science and Innovation Department Jānis Paiders and the Chairman of Liepaja City Council Gunārs Ansiņš participated in the inauguration by wishing all the best wishes in the further university work.  

Dace Medne was elected as the Rector at the meeting of Liepaja University Consitution on 5 June 2023. The Rector started her work on 5 July. The h.D. (Dr.paed.)Dace Medne is a professor and researcher at Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music, formerly the senior expert in ESF project.

Congratulations to our Rector!