• 03/02/2015

    Award for the African passion

    Dr hab. Iwona Anna Ndiaye, the associate professor of UWM from the Department of Eastern Slavic Studies, has won this year’s aFrykasy Award in the field of science. The award is granted by the “Afryka Inaczej” Foundation so as to honour people who work in media, culture or science, and who promote African issues and support Polish-African dialogue in Poland.
  • 03/02/2015

    Evening meetings with philosophy

    The Department of Philosophy at the University of Warmia and Mazury together with the Jaracza Theatre in Olsztyn have launched a series of lectures titled “Wieczorówka Filozoficzna” [Eng. “Philosophical Evenings”]. Lecturers from the Department of Philosophy present various dilemmas of the contemporary world, and then actors read out philosophical works.
  • 02/02/2015

    Record number of the Minister’s grants for UWM students

    As many as 22 students of the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn received grants of the Minister of Science and Higher Education for outstanding achievements. It is the best result in the last seven years.
  • 13/01/2015

    Fascination with biology in Kortowo

    What does the world look like under a microscope? What is a scent? Which plants had an impact on the world history? Answers to all of these questions could be found during The Night of Biologists.
  • 12/01/2015

    Willow instead of…petrol

    The first in Poland technological line for the production of ethanol from wood has just been launched at the Chair of Chemistry of the Faculty of Environmental Management and Agriculture, UWM.
  • 31/12/2014

    They will help you catch another breath

    Clinical University Hospital in Olsztyn will soon become the only medical centre in Poland where patients with respiratory diseases are examined, diagnosed and comprehensively treated in the same place.
  • 17/12/2014

    Olsztyn: new branch of the Polish Academy of Sciences

    As a token of appreciation for the scientists from Warmia, Mazury and Podlasie, the eighth branch of the Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN) – Olsztyn-Białystok – will be established in Olsztyn.
  • 11/12/2014

    UWM Geodesy on the trail of missing planes

    Gone without a trace. Such an announcement may never be made again, owing to the idea hit on by two of our doctoral candidates: mgr eng. Dariusz Tanajewski, and mgr eng. Grzegorz Grunwald.
  • 10/12/2014

    The success of AZS UWM sailors at the World Cup

    Tomasz Januszewski and Jacek Nowak – sailors of AZS UWM – won the ISAF Sailing World Cup Final contested in Abu Dhabi, racing in the Olympic class “49-er”.
  • 08/12/2014

    Chitin will purify rivers

    Tomasz Jóźwiak, a young scientist from the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, has invented a method for water purification which may revolutionize waste water treatment. His technique is based on the use of waste substance – chitin.