Letters of commendation from the Belarusian president were awarded to lecturers of Belarusian universities in recognition of a big personal contribution to the education of highly-qualified specialists, promotion of creative initiatives of talented youth. Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed a corresponding executive order.
Among the awardees were Marina Gorodetskaya, lecturer of the Academy of Public Administrating under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus; Dmitry Danilov, professor of the Belarusian State Medical University, Marina Dorofeyenko, associate professor of the Piotr Masherov Vitebsk State University, Yekaterina Karanets, deputy dean for academic affairs of the Preschool Education Department of the Maksim Tank Belarusian State Pedagogical University.
In accordance with the executive order, the president also officially commended university students and attendees of military schools. Among the awardees are student of the Belarusian State Economic University Aleksandr Butrim, student of the Gomel State Medical University Anna Dichenko, attendee of the Border Guard Service Institute Tatyana Podrez.