Lappek is the ‘child’ of the University and Lapp Kabel company who decided to emphasize and celebrate their long-term cooperation. The LAPP company provides the University of Technology with cables and wires for scientific activity and runs numerous training sessions for students in the campus. The majority of the company’s technical division employees are the alumni of the Wrocław University of Technology.The dwarf dwells in the University’s campus close to the D20 building of the Faculty of Electrics. The little fellow is pushing a huge cable drum – the symbol of his home faculty as well as the Lapp company. It’s a safe bet that many people will pay the dwarf a visit as, according to the legend, touching him guarantees passing an exam.