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At the official ceremony marking the Day of the University of Novi Sad held on 28th June 2017 at the Amphitheatre of the Central University Building, an honorary doctorate was conferred on Prof. Dr. Gordana Vunjak-Novaković, Full Professor at Columbia University in New York and one of the world leaders in the field of tissue engineering.
The University of Novi Sad organized the Interdisciplinary Summer School for Chinese Students from 20th to 30th May 2017. The School offered lectures in a wide variety of subjects so as to give students an introduction to Serbia and Southeast Europe. The lectures were held by teaching staff from the Faculty of Philosophy, the Faculty of Law, the Faculty of Sciences and the Faculty of Economics of the University of Novi Sad on topics in the fields of history, politics (including changes in Southeast Europe since the breakup of Yugoslavia), culture, religion, literature, business and economics in Serbia, the legal system of the Republic of Serbia and the European Union, as well as the gastronomy of Serbia and Southeast Europe.
The Senate of the University of Novi Sad reached a decision to confer the honorary doctorate degree to Prof. Dr. Gordana Vunjak-Novaković, full professor of Columbia University in New York, USA, at the session held on 11 May 2017.
As part of the activities in improving the conditions of studies for students with disabilities at the University of Novi Sad organized on 31st May 2017 at the newly opened Info-Centre of the University (University tower – Teaching Assistant Dormitory, at 5 Bulevar Cara Lazara), an Info Day was held on mobility of students with disabilities.
At the 42nd international meeting of accordion players, soloists, chamber orchestras and orchestras held in Pula (Croatia), accordion orchestra of Academic cultural and artistic society of the University of Novi Sad Sonja Marinković guided by the conductor Goran Penić, won the first prize for the sixth time and the title of the absolute winner.
The renowned mathematician and winner of the Fields Medal Cédric Villani held a popular science lecture entitled ʻHow Ideas are Bornʼ at the amphitheatre of the Rectorate of the University of Novi Sad on April 6, 2017.