STATEMENT OF YEREVAN STATE UNIVERSITY ADDRESSED TO INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS REGARDING THE SITUATION CREATED AS A RESULT OF THE BLOCKADE IMPOSED ON THE LACHIN CORRIDOR
Since the morning of December 12th, a group of Azerbaijani civilians disguised as environmentalists have imposed a blockade on the Goris-Stepanakert highway (the Lachin Corridor) which is currently the only route linking Nagorno-Karabakh to the outside world. On top of that, during bitterly cold winter Azerbaijan had shut off natural gas supplies leaving the civilians in the territory without heating for 75 hours.
YSU RECTOR MET THE CHAIRMAN OF THE EURASIAN ECONOMIC COMMISSION COUNCIL DELEGATION HEADED BY M. V. MYASNIKOVICH
YSU rector Hovhannes Hovhannisyan, along with Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of RA Karen Trchunyan, hosted the delegation headed by Mikhail Myasnikovich, Chairman of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission. For his activity and significant contribution to increasing inter-university bonds, the rector handed a certificate of gratitude to Myasnikovich.
From 15 to 19 July 2022, a conference on "The Cultural Heritage of Artsakh" was held at the Yerevan State University and the Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church of Vayots Dzor/Armenia. More than 30 international scholars and experts discussed the origin, historical development and current threats to cultural heritage in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh). These are part of the Armenian culture and, thus, amongst the oldest heritage of Christianity.
THE AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF THE KINGDOM OF THE NETHERLANDS TO THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA VISITED YSU
YSU Rector Hovhannes Hovhannisyan met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Republic of Armenia Nicho Schermers.
YSU Rector Hovhannes Hovhannisyan met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the Republic of Armenia Masanori Fukushima, discussed with him the opportunities for the development of bilateral cooperation and the prospect of expansion.
NEW PERSPECTIVES OF ARMENIAN-FRENCH COOPERATION: AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF THE REPUBLIC OF FRANCE TO ARMENIA VISITS YSU
YSU Rector Hovhannes Hovhannisyan met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary H.E. Ms. Anne Louyot and discussed with her the steps aimed at strengthening bilateral cooperation, as well as the possibilities of expansion.
The opening of "Video Game lab" classroom, which is intended for video game development, took place today at YSU Faculty of Radiophysics.
YSU Rector Hovhannes Hovhannisyan hosted the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Armenia Sergey Kopirkin and discussed with him the prospects for the development of bilateral cooperation.
YSU Rector Hovhannes Hovhannisyan awarded Associate Professor of the Department of English Philology at the Faculty of European Languages and Communication Svetlana Vardanyan YSU Gold Medal on the occasion of her long-term effective university activity and 77th anniversary of birthday.
PRODUCTION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF EXOPOLYSACCHARIDES BY THERMOPHILES AND HALOPHILES ISOLATED FROM ARMENIAN EXTREME ENVIRONMENTS
Numerous extremophilic microbes produce exopolysaccharides (EPS) as a significant strategy to survive in extreme conditions.