List/Grid Yearly Archives: 2017

According to Skvernelis, Russia makes use of Polish-Lithuanian tense relations

Polish-Lithuanian relations are getting better – said Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis, who hopes that Seimas finally solves a problem of original surname spelling. During a meeting with lithuanian society in… Read more »

Video Black Biceps ‘Depozito’ reached million views!

Parody of a summer hit called Despacito made Vilnius band Black Biceps really big on the internet. Their video ‘Depozito’ reached million views. ‘If someone told me three years ago… Read more »

Radczenko: Trust of Poles to Kremlin media is a result of Vilnius and Warsaw negligence

Survey of inhabitants of Vilnius, Kłajpeda, Visaginias, Šalčininkai and Vilnius Region – especially Poles and Russians, carried by opinion research institute Baltijos tyrimai/Gallup on order of Centre For East European… Read more »

Kwiatkowski: Polish school will not be without polish teachers

Polish studies at Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences are necessary, because we already are lacking teachers of polish language in polish schools – says chairman of Macierz Szkolna Józef Kwiatkowski…. Read more »

Polish studies enrollment at Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences to be reopened

After meeting a negative response on holding back polish studies enrollment, the faculty is going to be reopened. It has been confirmed by the chairman of Seimas committee on education… Read more »

We still do not have any idea about polish education system in Lithuania

Lithuanian University of Educational Science will not form faculty of polish studies this year. This information suddenly appeared on Monday (17th July). Plans on stoping of enrollment have been discussed… Read more »

Ewelina Dobrowolska – Billingual plates – the end or the beginning of history?

Three years ago the cases in the court were finished. They obligate the directors of local governments to pay fine for putting bilingual plates. From that time the compromise was… Read more »

Matura exam results at Vilnius region schools

Matura exam session for this year’s absolvents of Vilnius region schools was good. 29 students of Vilnius region schools got maximum number of points from this year’s matura. Most of… Read more »

90 years passed since the coronation of the painting of Our Lady of the Gate of Dawn

The renovation of the Chapel of the Gate of Dawn and St Teresa church, which belong to the most valuable heritage sites in Lithuania, will start next year. The Department… Read more »

Bus station in Vilnius with self-service checkout

Vilnius bus station will have its’ own self-service checkout. It is supposed to enable faster and streamlined payment for bus tickets. Self-service checkout will have minimalistic menu: passenger will have… Read more »

“Brownsea” scout camp: There is no bad weather here

Since the 7th of July, at the Galonas lake, the “Brownsea” scout camp organised by the Polish Scouting Association in Lithuania has been taking place. The scouts have already had… Read more »

Radczenko: Positive discrimination of national minorities is essential

National Examination Center published results on lithuanian language and literature exam. The results are worse than in previous years in lithuanian as well as in national minority schools. At schools… Read more »

The bells symbolizing historical events will be blessed in Trakai

On Sunday, the 16th of July, at 12.00, in the church of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Trakai, there will be the ceremony of the consecration of… Read more »

Philology is cool

It would be very disappointing if no one would study polish or russian philology at Vilnius University, says dean of philology faculty and head of Department of Lithuanian Studies Prof…. Read more »

Vingelienė: Alleviations could not influence exam results

It needs to be checked in details, but at face value we see that number of students taking exam has changed. Students who do not pass the exam are most… Read more »

Cardinal Henryk Gulbinowicz became the patron of the Kresy Meeting House

The Cardinal Henryk Gulbinowicz Kresy Meeting House will be set up in Straszowice in the Polish Lower Silesia province. It will be the first place in Poland, where the people… Read more »

Celebrations in Bogušiai: The military operation “Ostra brama” was finished there

“In this place, we need to imagine what they felt,” said Artur Kondrat, the president of the Association of Home Army Soldiers being the prisoners of Soviet camps, (Stowarzyszenie Łagierników… Read more »

The Association of Home Army Soldiers being the prisoners of Soviet camps paid tribute to those who took part in military operation “Ostra Brama”

The military operation “Ostra Brama” is one of the most important events in the history of Poles living in the Vilnius Region. The 73rd anniversary of the action organised by… Read more »

Shockingly low results from national language matura exam

“That was shock. National Centre of Examination (NCE) in the same day, 3rd July showed the results from mathematics and Lithuanian language. It went out that I got maximum grade… Read more »

Skvernelis: We made a progress in all unsolved polish matters

‘We made progress in all unsolved matters with Poland. One of them is signing an agreement between Lietuvos geležinkeliai and Orlen. It is a pity that it had not been… Read more »

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