Three employees of Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi National University – Andrii Gladyr, Head of Educational-Scientific Centre of Post Degree and Distance Learning, Andrii Pochtoviuk, Dean of Management Faculty, and Oleksandr Salenko, Head of Processes and equipment of mechanical, physical and technical processing department - became the finalists of "Open World" program on the topic "Education", which provides leadership center "Open World", in cooperation with the American Councils for International Education: ACTR / ACCELS (American Councils).
The "Open World" was established by Congress in 1999 on the initiative of two prominent social scientists and political figures of Russia and USA: academician Dmitry Likhachev and Director of the Library of Congress, and Dr. James Billington. In 2003 the program was extended to Ukraine. The main purpose of the program "Open World" is to promote understanding and cooperation between Ukraine and the United States by providing opportunities for Ukrainian leaders of various industries to meet with their American counterparts, to exchange experience and ideas of the most important issues for both sides.
We’d like to remind that in 2009 Andrii Markevych, the Head of International Relations Department of Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi National University was the first finalist of this program. In 2010, Alla Kasych, Dean of Economics Faculty, Olga Maslak, Head of the Economics Department, Roman Levchenko, Deputy Director of College of Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskiy National University, became the finalists of "Open World" program too.
We sincerely congratulate our colleagues and hope that their participation in this program will promote the development of our University and its recognition internationally and in our country.
Expect the new information after the returning of our colleagues from the U.S.A.