Полоцкий государственный университет


On April 14-15, 2011 in Polotsk State University there took place the International Scientific Conference ‘Padzvinye of Belarus: experience, methods, and the results of field and interdisciplinary research’, devoted to the 160th birthday of a famous Belarusian historian Alexei Sapunov.

PSU Rector had an opening speech. Dmitry Lazovsky emphasized the importance of the research in the field of History for Belarus and for PSU in particular. The Faculty of History and Philology is less than 20 years old, but even now the University is proud of its lecturers and scientific achievements. At the plenary session Alexander Grusha, a Professor of Belarusian State University, pointed out the uniqueness of Polotsk State University’s work in the field of historical research.

The work of the conference was carried out in the following workshops: ‘Archeology’, ‘Ethnography, folklore and anthropology ’, and ‘History’.