On Wednesday, 10th of March the President of the Republic of Slovenia Danilo Türk and his wife will visit Vilnius University and meet the Rector prof . Benediktas Juodka. At 19.15 an Order of Merit of Slovenian Republic will be awarded to Jelena Konickaja, assoc. professor of the Department of Russian Philology, for her achievements in teaching and publicizing Slovenian language and culture. The event will take place in P.Smuglevičius Hall of Vilnius University Library ( 3 Universiteto St.).