NEWS ABOUT ESWOCHY ACTIVITIES
ESWOCHY students meeting at Mykolas Romeris university
2nd year students (2020-2021 intake) of Joint Master Programme in Social Work with Children and Youth met with 1st year (2021-2022 intake) students of European Joint Master in Social Work with Children and Youth (ESWOCHY) at Mykolas Romeris University. This was a great event for the ESWOCHY students before starting their studies on 13th of September. 2nd year students shared their experience in the programme. Inter alia students advised their colleagues to keep notes, to communicate, to be flexible, to prepare tasks on time, to make friends with local students, to be open-minded, to keep the rules but to be themselves, to have free time, to rest; to avoid judging; be on time; to get used to native food; to travel, etc. There was a lot of laughter, questions and a good mood. This helped ESWOCHY students relax and make contact with experienced graduating students.
Great Opening Ceremony of ESWOCHY Programme
Sept. 13th, 2021, at the MRU LAB, the grand opening of the European Joint Master in Social Work with Children and Youth was held and MRU Rector Prof. Inga Žalėnienė addressed guests and students gathered for the occasion. Currently it is the first and only programme coordinated by a higher education institution in Lithuania, which is implemented with a consortium of universities including: Latvia’s Riga Stradins University, Slovakia’s Catholic University in Ružomberok, Portugal’s Lisabon University Institute and Mykolas Romeris University. Guests from Lithuania and abroad greeted students and the academic community as well as all those gathered at the event.