The Minister of Education and Science of Poland awarded the LPI member
The Minister of Education and Science of Poland, Prof. Przemysław Czarnek, honoured the LPI member Dr Tomasz Pieciak with a departmental distinction for "outstanding contribution to education and upbringing". This award summarises ten years of remarkable assistance to his students and apprentices, including exceptional theses written under his supervision, national and international achievements and popularizing science among young people.
The medal is granted under the auspices of the Commission of National Education, established by King Stanisław August Poniatowski in 1773. The Commission of National Education is considered Europe's first education ministry authority.