Prof. Birutė Galdikas. The Threat to the Survival of Orangutans
On May 24, 2010, the regalia of VMU Honorary Doctor were awarded to world famous anthropologist, environmentalist and acclaimed orangutan researcher of Lithuanian origin, prof. Birutė Galdikas. The award was given for her scientific activities and moral values, which have inspired the academic youth to strive for knowledge and noble goals. Prof. Birutė Galdikas read a public lecture “The Threat to the Survival of Orangutans” to the VMU community and the guests.