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July 25, 2014
The 614th anniversary of the refoundation of the Jagiellonian University by King Władysław Jagiełło was marked by a traditional professors' branch in Collegium Novodvorscianum. After the welcome address by the Rector of the Jagiellonian University, Prof. Wojciech Nowak, honoured guests, including the Jagiellonian University professors, the members of local authorities and clergy, listened to the lecture by Prof. Andrzej Borowski, entitled: "Biesiady uczonych, czyli o nienasyceniu", about how the Jagiellonian University scholars used to dine in the old days. The tradition of professors' brunch was revived in 2000 on the 600th anniversary of the University's refoundation in 1400, which was followed by a feast, presumably funded by the King
June 25, 2014
JU Auditorium Maximum hosted the Graduation Day of 73 new alumni of the School of Medicine in English, Faculty of Medicine JU MC. The new graduates, who took their Hippocratic Oath, come from Norway, Malaysia, Canada, the USA, Sweden, Germany, Saudi Arabia, and Ukraine. Prof. Piotr Laidler, JU Vice-Rector for Medical College, Prof. Tomasz Brzozowski, Vice-Dean for Scientific Researches and International Cooperation, and Prof. Jerzy Walocha, Head of the School Council, took part in the ceremony. The graduates have awarded diplomas to lecturers they voted the best – Prof. Jan Litwin (histology), Dr Monika Bociąga-Jasik (infectious diseases) and Dr Marcin Sobociński (internal diseases).
May 22, 2014
Similarly to the previous years, the central part of the Festival is held on the Main Market Square in Kraków and in the JU Medical College at ul. Św. Anny 12. For three days, that is from Thursday, 22 May to Saturday, 24 May, from 11 am to 6 pm, the Main Market Square will become a "scientific tent town". The visitors will have the opportunity to talk to scientists, students, and other persons directly involved in the organization of the Festival. Those brave enough will have the chance to take part in various scientific experiments and tests. As each year, it will also be possible to visit the premises of academic and scientific institutions, attend lectures and workshops, etc.
May 21, 2014
At a special ceremony in Warsaw, the results of the most prestigious in Poland Higher Schools Ranking for 2014 were announced. The Jagiellonian University has topped the ranking list of the best universities in Poland in the categories of scientific staff prestige, scientific efficiency and scientific capability. The Jagiellonian University Medical College has once again (third time) topped the ranking list of the best medical universities in our country. The University was represented by prof. Wojciech Nowak, JU Rector, prof. Piotr Laidler, JU Vice-Rector for the Medical College BTA and Deans of the Faculty of Medicine prof. Tomasz Grodzicki, Dean and prof. Bartłomiej Loster, Vice , Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy prof. Jan Krzek and Dean of the Faculty Health Sciences prof. Tomasz Brzostek. The fields of studies conducted by three Faculties of JU MC have been awarded in the category of Dentistry, Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
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