Republic of Poland

Year 2019

Veterinary students at a competition in Edinburgh

Arek Kaznowski won the first place in the dressage contest in the International Equestrian Competition for Veterinary Students in Edinburgh. The event was organized by the Royal School of Veterinary Studies.

The First Pole in the Management Board of ILRS

The International Laser Ranging Service (ILRS) has completed the selection to its Governing Board for the 2019-2020 term. Professor Krzysztof Sośnica has become one of the two Board Appointed Representatives

Ewa Kozłowska with a bronze medal in Geneva

The doctoral student from the Department of Chemistry received a bronze medal and special award of the King Abdulaziz University from Saudi Arabia during the 47th International Exhibition of Inventions in Geneva.

A cat named Maja gave birth thanks to… WUELS

The first successful and scientifically decribed procedure of artificial insemination of a cat in our part of Europe - specialists of Department of Reproduction and Clinic of Farm Animals have achieved huge success.

PRELUDIUM 15: grants for doctoral students

Katarzyna Godlewska from the Faculty of Life Sciences and Technology and Grzegorz Bury from the Faculty of Environmental Engineering and Geodesy have obtained over 400 thousand PLN for their research.

Opus 15: almost 4 million PLN for WUELS

Five scientists from the Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences received grants within the National Science Centre competition – Opus 15. Their combined value is almost 4 million PLN.

Ministerial grants for outstanding young scientists

Three scientists of WUELS – Paulina Nowicka PhD, Tomasz Hadaś PhD hab. and Błażej Późniak PhD hab. – received scholarships for outstanding young scientists from the Minister of Science and Higher Education.

The WUELS Centre for Genetic Engineering

The in vivo analyses of genotoxicity (mutagenicity) of bioactive substances and oncological and immunological research will be carried out in a state-of-the-art Centre for Genetic Engineering equipped with special research infrastructure which cannot be found in any other place in Lower Silesia.

Prime Minister’s awards for WUELS scientists

Dr Dominika Kulig PhD and Dr hab. (Associate Professor) Anna Gliszczyńska from the Department of Biotechnology and Food Science received the Prime Minister’s award for their outstanding PhD theses and highly evaluated achievements for which Ms Gliszczyńska was awarded the title of doctor habilitated.

Diamond Grants for WUELS students

Karolina Tkacz and Igor Turkiewicz – MSc students of professor Aneta Wojdyło from the Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Science – received “Diamond Grants”, that is 220 thousand PLN for research and as remuneration.