On Monday, 12 September 2022, the College of Europe in Natolin officially started the Academic Year 2022-2023 with the new cohort of students of the David Sassoli Promotion in the Auditorium Copernicus.
Vice-Rector Mrs Ewa OŚNIECKA-TAMECKA greeted and welcomed the students to Natolin.
"Dear Students, today is your turn to dream and to make those dreams come true, by making the right choices."
As per tradition, the welcoming event continued with a presentation of the European Interdisciplinary Studies programme by Professor Pascaline WINAND, Director of Studies at the EIS Department. The students had the opportunity to learn in detail the rich academic offer of the Chairs operating in Natolin, which were presented respectively by Professor Georges MINK, Chairholder of the European Civilization Chair, and Professor Tobias SCHUMACHER, Chairholder of the European Neighbourhood Policy Chair.
Later, Dr Marta WOJAKOWSKA, Head of Languages and Intercultural Dialogue Office, Mr Łukasz DOBROMIRSKI, Head of Careers and Alumni Relations Office, Mr Anis ISSA, Head of Student Affairs and Professional Development Office, and Dr Barbara BOBROWICZ, Head of Natolin Innovation Lab, presented to the students the offer of their respective units. To conclude, Dr Joanna ZIÓŁKOWSKA explained to the students how to make the most out of the diverse academic and extracurricular offer.
Finally, a traditional family photo of the students and staff was taken in the winter garden of the Natolin campus.
The event concluded with a lunch offered by the Vice-Rector.
Below you can find some photo highlights from the event: