The conference, which will take place June 6-7, 2012, is titled “The
Mission of Humanities Universities in Eastern and Central Europe: Between
Training and Bildung
”. Scholars and guests will discuss whether the
traditional liberal arts model is compatible with modern realities.
The conference is one of the key events commemorating the 20th
anniversary of EHU's founding.
University faculty, experts,
and social and political leaders are encouraged to submit their proposals for
presentations during the conference by the end of March 2012. Presentations can
cover a range of topics, such as the challenges of the Bologna Process for
national university policy; integrative university education; evidence based
research, and many others. A full list of topics and application requirements
can be found on the website http://conferences.ehu.lt/index.php/humanities/2012