The COVID-19 pandemic may be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in us. Dr Dorota Kobylińska from the UW Faculty of Psychology will lead workshops for long-term international students entitled “Emotions management in an epidemic and post-epidemic world”. The event will take place on 10th-11th December, in an online format. Application deadline: 26th November.
Obesity is a risk factor for diseases such as type II diabetes, heart disease and fatty liver disease. An international research team, to which researchers from the UW Faculty of Chemistry belong, identified a new factor that offers a potential new therapeutic strategy for obesity. Their study has now been published in the prestigious journal “Nature Metabolism”.
Urban Health Case Challenge 2020
In November 2020, the 4EU+ Alliance and the School of Global Health at University of Copenhagen will be holding a new case competition for bachelor and master's students as well as doctoral candidates: the Urban Health Case Challenge. This year's case will focus on the resilience of society during a pandemic.
First weeks of Welcome Point in Ochota
Welcome Point is an information point where everyone can get help and information during their stay at the University of Warsaw. There are two locations of this unit. First WP office is available on the main campus, and the second one operates on the campus in Ochota.
Online Warsaw 2020 MAKEit Fruit & Veg MAKEathon
UW MA students, doctoral and postdoc researchers can apply now for an online “Warsaw 2020 MAKEit Fruit & Veg MAKEathon”, organised by UW in association with EIT Food and Institute for Manufacturing of the University of Cambridge. The application deadline: 12th November.
4EU+ Online Annual Meeting
On 16th November, the Annual Meeting of the 4EU+ Alliance will be held as an online event. It will bring together academic leaders, students and staff of the six 4EU+ universities who are actively involved in the development of the Alliance as well as representatives of the European Commission, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic and 4EU+ Associated Partners.
Discoveries of the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology in Berenike
Archaeologists from the PCMA UW summarized the effects of the archaeological work carried out in 2020 at the Berenike site in Egypt, as part of the international project "The Berenike Project". Scientists conducted research, among others, in the temple of the Egyptian deities Isis and Serapis, where sculptures referring to traditions known from Asia and the interior of Africa were discovered.
Multicultural meetings at UW: A journey across the Polish culture
The Volunteer Centre of the University of Warsaw organises five online multicultural meetings on the Polish culture, covering interesting facts regarding music, movies, celebrations and customs. To participate, one is requested to register by 19th October.
Tooth structure of an early mammaliform
Dr. Mateusz Tałanda from the UW Faculty of Biology is one of the scientists that conducted research on an early mammaliform displaying tooth anatomy. The description of a new species called Kalaallitkigun jenkinsi has just been published in the prestigious journal “Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America”.
Online Welcome Week for international students
International students at the University of Warsaw will have an opportunity to take part in the series of online meetings concerning the very beginning of their stay in Warsaw and study at UW. During the events participants will be introduced to the basic information about the university, students rights, security and library services.
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