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193rd session of the Scientific Council of the National Research Institute of Animal Production with the 65th anniversary of the Institute

The Jubilee of the 65th anniversary of the National Research Institute of Animal Production with the 193rd session of the Institute’s Scientific Board was commemorated on 28 May 2015.

This unusual event was commenced with a morning mass in the Saint Bartholomew parish church in Morawica, which was concelebrated by the Bishop Damian Muskus, Ph.D., Priest Professor Roman Bogacz from the Pontifical University of John Paul II in Krakow and Parish Priest Jerzy Zuber from the Balice parish dedicated to the Holy Family from Nazareth. Invited guests and the Institute’s employees took part in the mass.

Prof. Janusz Żmija, Ph.D., Deputy President of the Institute’s Scientific Council opened the 193rd session of the Scientific Council in the National Research Institute of Animal Production in Balice. The Director of the National Research Institute of Animal Production, Professor Eugeniusz Herbut, Ph.D. welcomed the invited guests and presented the history of the Institute and current research issues, which are pursued at present.

Zofia Szalczyk, Ph.D., Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, former Ministers of Agriculture Jerzy Pilarczyk and Adam Tański and the remaining representatives of the Ministry and professional institutions subordinated to it, honoured the jubilee with their presence. Apart from this, the members of the Scientific Council and the representatives of provincial and self-governmental authorities came including 1st Vice-Marshal of the Małopolska Province, Wojciech Kozak, Krakow Starost Józef Krzyworzeka and the members of the Scientific Council. The representatives of universities, research institutes, animal breeders associations and the companies of agricultural sector numerously participated in the 65th anniversary.

The next point of the celebration was awarding by the leader of the Scientific Council a diploma of habilitated doctor to Aldona Kawęcka, Ph.D. and doctoral promotion of Eng. Aneta Pellar, Ph.D. with a supervisor, Professor Eng. Karol Węglarzy, Ph.D. Solicitor Jakub Bielański from the National Research Institute of Animal Production conducted the part of awarding state and departmental distinctions and a gold badge for services for the employees of the National Research Institute of Animal Production.

THE AWARDED:

Gold Cross of Merit

  1. Prof. Ewa Hanczakowska, Ph.D.
  2. Robert Gąsior, Ph.D.
  3. Prof. Sylwester Świątkiewicz, Ph.D.


Silver Cross of Merit

  1. Prof. Beata Szymczyk, Ph.D.
  2. Dorota Kowalska, Ph.D.
  3. Prof. Marek Pieszka, Ph.D.

Bronze Cross of Merit

  1. Eng. Anna Arczewska-Włosek, Ph.D.
  2. Małgorzata Natonek-Wiśniewska, Ph.D.
  3. Agata Piestrzyńska-Kajtoch, Ph.D.
  4. Anna Radko, Ph.D.
  5. Eng. Magdalena Szyndler-Nędza, Ph.D.
  6. Małgorzata Świątkiewicz, Ph.D.


Gold Medal for Long-term Service

  1. Zofia Bała
  2. Grażyna Celarska
  3. Bożenna Ryńska

Honourable Badge Distinguished for Agriculture

  1. Prof. Eugeniusz Herbut, Ph.D.
  2. Prof.  Józefa Krawczyk, Ph.D.
  3. Prof. Zdzisław Smorąg, Ph.D.
  4. Danuta Fima
  5. Eng. Anna Majewska, Ph.D.
  6. Eng. Agnieszka Chełmińska, Ph.D.
  7. Eng. Zenon Choroszy, Ph.D.
  8. Józef Janczy

Gold Badge Distinguished for the National Research Institute of Animal Production

  1. Prof. Stefan Wawrzyńczak, Ph.D.
  2. Prof. Karol Węglarzy, Ph.D.
  3. Prof. Stanisław Wężyk, Ph.D.

Silver Badge Distinguished for the National Research Institute of Animal Production

  1. Halina Korzonek, M.Sc.
  2. Eng. Janusz Bińczycki
  3. Eng. Władysław Brejta, Ph.D.
  4. Eng. Jerzy Fijał, Ph.D.
  5. Eng. Eugeniusz Malinowski, Ph.D.

Prof. Eng. Karol Węglarzy, Ph.D. , the Head of the Grodziec Śląski Experimental Station of the National Research Institute of Animal Production was awarded with a Gold Honourable Badge for the Services to the Silesian Voivodeship.

At the end of the session the Director of the Institute, Prof. Eugeniusz Herbut, Ph.D. received a great number of wishes and congratulations from the invited guests and thanked all for such a numerous arrival. Prof. Janusz Żmija asked for walking the banner out and thus closed the 193rd session of the Scientific Council of the National Research Institute of Animal Production.

Our cordial congratulations to all the awardees.

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