Bedër brings together researchers and academics from 13 countries around the world
Department of English Language and Literature at the Bedwr University, in collaboration with the British Council in Tirana and Sarajevo International BURCH University, organized the first international conference in English language and literature.
This interdisciplinary conference that brought together academics, researchers, and students of different levels, aims to create a cozy environment for the exchange of experiences and research work and to discuss possible solutions in this field.
In this first edition, the conference has approximately 40 reference came from 13 different countries of the world such as USA, England, Germany, Romania, Turkey, India, Iran, Nigeria, Hungary, Ukraine, Poland, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Egypt and of course Albania getting so an international character.
As keynote speakers at the conference were invited: 1. Prof. Stephen Tapscott, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA. 2- PD.Dr. Miriam Wallraven, Eberhard Karls Tubingen University, Germany 3- Prof. Dr. Adina Ciugureanu, Ovidius University, Romania.
The contribution of artists and intellectuals in promoting tolerance and coexistence
Artists, intellectuals and numerous journalists were part of a round table held by the Bedër Higher Education Institution, within the global universites initiative against violent extremism, this initiative initiated by the White House and US State Department.
"The contribution of artists and intellectuals in promoting tolerance and coexistence" developed as part of the before mentioned project brought together a range of public figures, to mention here: Ms. Margarita Xhepa, Mr. Mirush Kabashi, Mrs Myfarete Laze, Mr. Sokol Angjeli, Mr. Mërkur Bozgo, Mr. Agim Baçi, Mr. Armand Bora, Mr. Pëllumb Vorpsi, Mr. Ilir Hoxholli and numerous representatives of the media and civil society.
The purpose of the event was the union of individuals in a coalition of peace and understanding, as the moderator of the panel Mr. Aleksander Cipa said in his address. Head of the Union of Journalists called the unification of public figures as a noble initiative that makes Beder part of the chain of peace.
The 4-th International Conference on Language and Literature takes place
Language and Literature Department in Beder Higher Education Institution, organized for the 4-th consecutive year the international conference on language and literature on the topic: “In Memory of Sami Frashëri”.
The opening ceremony of the conference was developed in the school premisses, where participated over then 80 referenc’es from different country’s of the world, dozens of academics, and also a considered number of students and guests.
The conference was greeted from the cooperating institiutions representatives, as: Dr. Hasan Gökçe, General Director of “Yağmur” magazine in Turkey, Prof. Dr. Vilson Kurti, Aleksandër Xhuvani University in Elbasan, Prof. Dr. Ardian Marashi, Director of Albanological Studies in Tirana.