News & Events

Dear Readers, here you can find news and events related to our Institute and the Hungarian language listed by category.

On the initiative of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy a meeting of László Palkovics, State Secretary for public education and Lóránt Bencze, Director took place on 20 May 2016.  

A full-day symposium on textbooks was organized by the Teacher Training Faculty of Selye János University on April 22, 2016 in Komárom.

The presentation of the online database of the Hungarian National Toponym Register and First Volume of Toponyms in Hajdú-Bihar County took place on 20 October 2015 at the conference room of the Library and Information Center of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

The Exhibition “25 Years of Freedom– Fortitude and Testimony of the Transcarpathian Greek Catholic Church” was opened in Magyarság Háza (Hungarian House) (1014 Budapest, Szentháromság square 6.) on 4 November 2015.

An Exhibition with the title of „Let us abide in true faith …” Folk music collection in the 1950s” will be opened on 15 January 2016 in Magyarság Háza (Hungarian House).

On November 13, 2015, the Day of the Hungarian Language was celebrated by the Association of Hungarian Language Preservation and the Hungarian Academy of Arts at the Petőfi Literary Museum.

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Lajos Lőrincze, the Institute of National Heritage and the Lőrincze family held a commemoration on 24 November 2015 at the grave of the famous linguist in Farkasréti cemetery.

On the occasion of the Day of the Hungarian Language, the Association of Hungarian Language Preservation and the Hungarian Academy of Arts organized a gala event titled “Pearls for Men” on November 13, 2015 in the Pest Vigadó.

The Rákóczi Association and the Research Institute of National Policy organised a conference on Hungarian education in Upper Hungary on November 26, 2015 in the House of Hungarians.

The Hungarian Academy of Sciences of Slovakia held its third general meeting and first scientific conference under the title “Hungarian Science in Slovakia” (SZMAT) on 26 November in Somorja.

On the invitation of the Teacher Training Institute and Special College of Pedagogy of the Partium Christian University, Szilvia Szoták held a lecture on the situation and future of moribund languages in Nagyvárad (Oradea) on 17 November 2015.

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In Felsőőr, tales were read in three languages: German, Hungarian and Croatian on November 7, 2015.

Corvin Room of Magyarok Háza (House of Hungarians)
13 November 2015

The conference attended by jurists and linguists from the Carpathian Basin attempted to formulate a new and unified terminology system of the 21st century with the active contribution of lawmakers.

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On October 26, 2015, the regular meeting of the Advisory Board of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (MANYSI) in the second half of the year was held at the Deák House of the Magyarság Háza (House of Hungarians).

Szabadka
16 October 2015

At the meeting, linguists from the Carpathian Basin and Hungary discussed the topics of Hungarian linguistics and the language use, education of Hungarians and survival of the Hungarian language in the Carpathian Basin.

Balatonföldvár
02 October 2015 - 03 October 2015

Within the framework of the priority project “Course Books and Teaching Materials Appropriate to the National Core Curriculum and the Development of the National Public Education Portal of Hungary”, a workshop conference entitled “Education in the Mother Tongue Adapted to the Needs of Students” was jointly organised by the Hungarian Institute for Educational Research and Development (OFI) and the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (MANYSI) on 2-3 October 2015 in Balatonföldvár. The participants who were elementary and secondary school teachers and employees of OFI and MANYSI arrived from all over Hungary. 

Noszvaj, Síkfőkút
01 October 2015 - 02 October 2015

The Research Group on Hungarian Language History and Toponomastics (University of Debrecen; Hungarian Academy of Sciences) organised a workshop on 1 October and 2 October in the guest house of the University of Debrecen in Síkfőkút.


 
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23 September 2015

The conference was organised by the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy and the Research Institute for National Strategy. The photos were taken by the Research Institute for National Strategy.

 

 
University of Constantine the Philosopher of Nyitra (Nitra)
17 September 2015 - 18 September 2015

The conference was organized jointly by the Faculty of Central European Studies of the University of Constantine the Philosopher of Nitra, the Faculty of Humanities of the Masaryk University in Brno and the Faculty of Humanities of the Eötvös Loránd University of Budapest.

Magyarság Háza
30 August 2015

The Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy organised a memorial conference titled "…Who loved the people" in honour of Dr Tamás Szende, professor of linguistics, retired scientific advisor of the Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, retired professor, head of department of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of Pázmány Péter Catholic University, external advisor of the  Institute for Language Strategy on August 30, 2015 in Magyarság Háza (House of Hungarians). Memorial lectures were held by his colleagues and closest friends.