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“Karski’s Mission” Receives Silver Medal

June 8, 2017

The graphic novel "Karski’s Mission: To Stop the Holocaust" receives Silver Medal during the 21st Annual Independent Publisher Book Awards ceremony in New York. »

Karski Makes Kids Proud of Their Polish Heritage

June 6, 2017

Students of the Stanisław Moniuszko Polish Supplementary School in Rockaway Beach, NY, review the graphic novel about Karski that they read in their ancestor's native language. »

Zbigniew Brzeziński Has Passed Away. Poland and the Foundation Have Lost a Friend.

May 30, 2017

Zbigniew Brzeziński, a Polish American statesman who served as a National Security Advisor under President Jimmy Carter, an intellectual, brilliant speaker, and an important voice in international affairs, as well as an admirer of Karski and supporter of the Karski legacy, died on Friday, May 26 at the age of 89. »

Call for 2017 Georgetown Leadership Seminar Applications

May 12, 2017

The Jan Karski Educational Foundation is sponsoring two participants of the annual Georgetown Leadership Seminar (October 22-27, 2017) at Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service in Washington, DC, in cooperation with its sister foundation Fundacja Edukacyjna Jana Karskiego. »

Inspiring Discussions at the 4th Polish Jewish Studies Workshop

April 20, 2017

The 4th annual Polish Jewish Studies Workshop took place on April 2-4 at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor and gathered distinguished and aspiring scholars in the field of the humanities and social sciences from top universities in America, Poland, Canada, and Israel, who presented their papers on recent advances in research and teaching at the crossroads of the Polish and Jewish studies. »

“Karski’s Mission” Awarded Silver Medal

April 18, 2017

The graphic novel "Karski’s Mission: To Stop the Holocaust," published by the Jan Karski Educational Foundation in 2015, has been awarded a Silver Medal by the 21st annual 2017 Independent Publisher Book Awards in the Graphic Novel/Drawn Book – Drama/Documentary category. »

Karski Award Presented at the Opening of an AJC Office in Warsaw

March 31, 2017

David Harris, CEO of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) and member of the Jan Karski Educational Foundation’s Advisory Board, presented the AJC’s Jan Karski Award to Andrzej Folwarczny, Founder and President of the Forum for Dialogue on March 28. »

Reminder about Poland’s Tragic History

March 14, 2017

Students in a small town of Tuszyn in Poland learn about Karski from "Karski's Mission: to Stop the Holocaust" and learn English at the same time. »

Karski Moves and Shocks

February 13, 2017

In this interview, the Emmy award winning director Sławomir Grünberg shares his impressions from the showings of his documentary “Karski & The Lords of Humanity.” »

Pledge to Make a Difference

February 8, 2017

Middle school students from Bonita Springs Charter School (Bonita Springs, FL) learn about Karski’s life and mission and to deepen their understanding of the historical context, while viewing the exhibit "The World Knew: Jan Karski’s Mission for Humanity" at the Holocaust Museum and Education Center of Southwest Florida. »

Professional Ethics Program Honors Jan Karski

February 1, 2017

The Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE), an international program that addresses contemporary ethical issues that professionals face, presented its 2017 FASPE Ethical Leadership Award on January 30 to Jan Karski, posthumously. »

We Should Thank Karski for Trying to Save Millions

February 1, 2017

The Jan Karski Polish School in Palos Hills, Illinois, has recently added the graphic novel "Karski’s Mission: to Stop the Holocaust" to its curriculum. »

Sweden Welcomed Film about Karski

January 24, 2017

There was a special screening of "Karski & The Lords of Humanity" organized by the Swedish Friends of the POLIN Museum, the Stockholm Jewish Community, Bajit, the Swedish Committee Against Antisemitism, and the Polish Institute in Stockholm, with the assistance of Fundacja Edukacyjna Jana Karskiego in Warsaw and the support of the Jan Karski Educational Foundation in the US. The event took place on January 23. »

The World Knew Opens in Naples, FL

January 19, 2017

The Karski exhibit "The World Knew: Jan Karski’s Mission for Humanity" has opened at the Holocaust Museum and Education Center of Southwest Florida in Naples, FL, in collaboration with the Jan Karski Educational Foundation. »

Karski Featured at the Social Studies Conference

January 19, 2017

The “Polish Perspectives” exhibit at the National Council for the Social Studies Conference featured Karski-related publications and educational materials, which attracted lively interest among the conference participants. »

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