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2014-01-21 00:00:05

Psychology Prof. Žukauskienė Awarded "Veidas" Magazine's Mini-Nobel


Jan. 21st, 2014, Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) Psychology Institute Prof. Rita Žukauskienė was recognized by the weekly "Veidas" news magazine with a Mini-Nobel for her academic achievements, numerous textbooks and books, research and organization of international conferences.

The 3-pg. magazine article detailing her achievements is titled, "R. Žukauskienė - Researcher able to Converse in a Universal Language."

On March 5th, 2013, Prof. Žukauskienė received the 2012 Lithuanian Science Prize during a ceremony at the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences and was recognized for research dealing with the psychological welfare of Lithuania's children, youth and adults.

The "Veidas" magazine interview discusses her areas of research, interests and how she and her husband, Prof. Artūras Žukauskas, alternate driving each other to the airport to attend international conferences abroad.