On 22 March, a conference dedicated to the election of the rector of Voronezh State University took place in the auditorium of the main building of VSU.
It was attended by delegates and guests of honour: Oleg Mosolov, the Head of the Department of Education, Science, and Youth Policy of the Voronezh Region, and Mikhail Drapalyuk, the Rector of Morozov Voronezh State Forest Engineering University.
“According to the records (abstracts of records) of the meetings of university employees of structural divisions and the conference of university students, 208 delegates were elected to take part in the conference. According to the registration sheet, 205 delegates registered at the conference, which exceeds the quorum of 139 people,” said Yulia Teresheva, the Chair of the registration committee.
Among the candidates for the rectorship were Dmitry Endovitsky, the Rector of VSU, and Pavel Kanapukhin, the Dean of the Faculty of Economics. After the speeches of the delegates a secret ballot was held, according to the results of which Dmitry Endovitsky had 179 votes and Pavel Kanapukhin had 15 votes.