THEIR ROYAL HIGHNESSES CELEBRATE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF
BELGRADE CAREER CENTRE
Belgrade, 12 December 2007 – Their Royal Highnesses Crown
Prince Alexander II and Crown Princess Katherine attended today the first
anniversary of the Career Centre of the University of Belgrade, held at the
Faculty of Law.
Among the present were Professor Dr. Neda Bokan, Vice-Rector
of University of Belgrade, Professor Dr. Mirko Vasiljevic, Dean of Faculty of
Law, Dejana Lazic, Director of the University Centre for Career Development and
Student Counselling Services, Mr. Goran Minic president of the Student
Federation of Belgrade, deans, professors and students, as well as members of
the business community.
HRH Crown Prince Alexander II in his speech reminded everyone
that the Centre was founded with the idea to give advice and guidance to
students or graduates seeking employment, to help them find a career that best
suits their knowledge, skills, talents, and desires, as well as to connect
students to the business community.
“We must invest in educating young people as they are our
future, our greatest asset. That is why my Foundation for Culture and Education
fully supports this Centre and other such Centres in Serbia”, emphasized the
Crown Prince, adding that “investing in knowledge means investing in our future
and that it is not an expense”.
He wished the Centre a lot of success, to serve the needs of
students so that one day there will be the right people in the right places.
Apart from Crown Prince Alexander, speeches were also
delivered by Prof. Dr. Mirko Vasiljevic, Prof. Dr. Neda Bokan, Mrs. Dejana
Lazic, and Mr. Gordan Minic.
The students asked the Crown Prince when he expects the
Career Centre’s results regarding stronger ties between the academic and the
business community, to which the Crown Prince expressed hope that it would
happen very soon.
A cocktail was served for all the guests and students,
organised by Their Royal HIghnesses Crown Prince Alexander II and Princess
In the end, the students were photographed with the Royal