Students and teachers of the Pawel Adamowicz University High School in Gdańsk (ULO) celebrated their return to school! The official start of the 2023/2024 school year on September 4, 2023, was also attended by representatives of Fahrenheit University, including the Rector of the University of Gdańsk, prof. dr hab. Piotr Stepnowski and the Rector of the Gdańsk University of Technology, prof. dr hab. Krzysztof Wilde.
The inauguration was opened by ULO Principal Waldemar Kotowski, who presented the school's achievements in the past school year. He referred to the school's location, cooperation with Fahrenheit Universities, projects, competitions, Olympiads, meetings, and international cooperation. He also talked about the social responsibility of education at ULO and presented the results of this year's recruitment process, as well as profiles of Gdańsk lecturers who are patrons of particular grades.
Best wishes for the new school year were conveyed to the whole ULO community by Professor Krzysztof Wilde and Professor Piotr Stepnowski. On behalf of the Pomeranian School Superintendent, Renata Matys, the inspector, read a letter of greetings. Then Waldemar Kotowski read out greetings from MEP Magdalena Adamowicz and the Marshal of the Pomeranian Voivodeship, Mieczysław Struk.
The first dose of knowledge in the new school year was provided by dr Magdalena Mazur-Milecka from PG, who delivered an inaugural lecture on artificial intelligence. The ceremony ended with a performance by a vocal group of ULO’s students under the direction of Joanna Herrmann.
Present at the ceremony were Vice-Rector for Student Affairs and Education Quality at the Gdańsk University of Technology (PG), dr Barbara Wikiel, prof. PG, Vice-Rector for Student Affairs and Education Quality at the University of Gdańsk, dr hab. Arnold Kłonczyński, prof. UG, Dean of the Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics at PG, prof. dr hab.inż Jacek Stefański, Deputy Director of the Fahrenheit University Union, Katarzyna Zygmunt, Inspector of the Department of Education at the City Hall of Gdańsk, Małgorzata Mielewczyk, Deputy Dean for Science and Staff Developement of the Faculty of Medicine MUG, prof. dr hab. Ewa Maria Słomińska, Deputy Dean for International Cooperation and Development of the Faculty of Law and Administration UG, dr hab. Marcin Michał Wiszowaty, prof.UG, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Technical Physics and Applied Mathematics PG, dr Brygida Mielewska, Academy Coordinator of the Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics PG, dr. Jacek Lebiedź, and Vice-President of the Positive Initiatives Foundation, dr. Piotr Szeląg.