The 1st Annual Assembly of COST Action CA17105 "A Pan-European Network for Marine Renewable Energy with a Focus on Wave Energy" (WECANet) took place at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki on 11-12 February this year.
A training on the subject was organised at the Maritime University of Szczecin. The main objective was to start perceiving creation of inventions as a result of a structured approach to the subject.

The University Electoral Commission kindly informs the community of the Maritime University of Szczecin that, on 29.11.2018, the University Electoral College of the Maritime University of Szczecin, in the supplementary elections for the term of office of 2016-2020, elected Arkadiusz  Tomczak, PhD. Eng., Master Mariner to the post of Vice Rector for Maritime Affairs.

The University Electoral Commission congratulates the Vice Rector on the election and wishes him success in implementation of his plans and accomplishment of tasks.

Chairman of the University Electoral Commission

Priceless experience has been gained. All this thanks to EU funds and the NEW HORIZONS project!

The Professor Jerzy Stelmach Maritime Science Centre, in cooperation with the West Pomeranian Regional Sailing Association, is running the Professor Jerzy Stelmach Children's University -  the Szczecin School of Cabin Boys. The activity of this exceptional school is focused on developing and extending knowledge and interests of children in many fields of science, including in particular marine sciences  and sailing. On Saturday - 17th November - the classes of the Children's University took place at the Maritime University of Szczecin.

On Friday, 16th November 2018, the fifth shooting competition commemorating the 100th anniversary of Polish independence was held under the auspices of the Rector of the Maritime University of Szczecin, Wojciech Ślączka, DSc. Eng., Master Mariner, Professor of MUS.

In the period 20-22.11.2018, the Faculty of Engineering and Economics of Transport organised a course for marina employees and operators.  The course was conducted as a part of the project SOUTH COAST BALTIC Establishing durable cross-border boating destination management on the basis of the MARRIAGE cooperation network financed by the Interreg South Baltic Programme 2014–2020, which has been implemented since 2016.

In the period 21-24.10.2018, participants of the New Horizons project who are also students of Hydrography, supervised by Grzegorz Zaniewicz, MSc, took part in a training on the use and operation of Hypack software. The training was held at Gdańsk University of Technology.

The first such fairs, two levels for exhibitors, more than ten companies and hundreds of students - the pilot Job Fairs for students and graduates of "on-shore" fields of study took place at the Maritime University of Szczecin. 

We are pleased to inform that Marlins certified language courses and workshops (in business and technical language) for students of all MUS faculties have been launched as a part of the "New Horizons" project.
A group of students from the Maritime University of Szczecin completed their on-board training under the sails of STS Kruzenshtern – one of the biggest sailing ships in the world.
The project entitled: "Development of a technology for acquisition and exploration of gravimetric data of the foreshore and seashore of Polish maritime areas" (MORGAV) obtained co-financing as a part of measure 4.1 Research and Development, sub-measure 04 "Application Projects" of the Smart Growth Operational Programme 2014-2020 co-financed from the resources of the European Regional Development Fund.
On 11th November, the Independence Regattas were held on the boat harbour. In this way, students from the rowing section of the MUS Academic Sports Association commemorated the 100th anniversary of Polish independence.
On 9th November, a German Oerlikon anti-aircraft gun on a naval mounting was pulled out of water as a part of the Wracks of Kołobrzeg project of the Museum of Polish Arms in an action carried out together with the project partners. The estimated weight of the gun and the mounting is ca. 550 kg.
In the period 2 - 5 November, the The Rector of the Maritime University of Szczecin, Wojciech Ślączka, DSc. Eng., Master Mariner and the Vice Rector for Science Artur Bejger, DSc. Eng., took part in the International Forum of the Representatives of Maritime University Authorities and the Scientific Symposium combined with the 60th anniversary of Zhejiang Ocean University in China.