1 December marks 104 years from the opening of the Estonian-language University of Tartu. Traditional anniversary events will be held on that occasion.
On 1 December at 12:00, the anniversary ceremony took place in the assembly hall. The university’s doctorates and honorary doctorates were conferred and the University of Tartu "Contribution to Estonian National Identity” award was presented. Watch the ceremony with simultaneous interpretation into English on UTTV.
On 1 December at 17:00 will be the traditional torchlight procession. Gathering is in front of the academic building at Vanemuise 46. At 19:30 takes place anniversary ball in Vanemuine Concert Hall.
To celebrate the university´s anniversary, the exhibition of wool blankets woven by the native textile students of the Viljandi Culture Academy is open from 27 November to 29 February in the lobby of the University of Tartu main building.
On 28 November at 16:00, took place the presentation of Erki Tammiksaar's book on the university's history „Eestikeelse Tartu ülikooli esimene aastasada“ in the White Hall of the University of Tartu Museum (in Estonian).
At the senate session on 26 May 2023, the University of Tartu senate appointed four new honorary doctors:
On 29 November at 15 will take place Rolf Harald Baayen's workshop „Writing research proposals for the European Research Council“ and on 30 November at 10 begins his workshop about modelling lexical processing.