• Habilitation for Dr. Mahmoud El-Tayeb

    On 23 October 2013 Dr. Mahmoud El-Tayeb successfully completed the habilitation process at the Faculty of History of the University of Warsaw, receiving the title of Assistant Professor and opening the way to full professorship. Dr. El-Tayeb is a permanent staff member of the Polish Center of Mediterranean Archaeology since 2008. His habilitation book, Funerary […]

  • Prince Eustachy Sapieha’s gift for the Research Centre in Cairo

    Prince Eustachy Sapieha’s heirs have recently donated 28 volumes to the book collection of the PCMA Research Centre in Cairo. In a letter to its Director, Sapieha’s daughters wrote: “In fulfilment of our Late Father’s intentions, we are pleased to say that we have decided to offer as a gift part of his collection of […]

  • 70 years of Polish archaeology and restoration work in Egypt

    Anniversary celebration in Cairo Seventy years of Polish archaeological research in Egypt is hardly the kind of round anniversary that is ordinarily celebrated with jubilee events, but in this case it is closely connected with the commemoration of a man without whom there would be no such anniversaries to celebrate. It was Kazimierz Michałowski who […]