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Sep 17
Chuck Fishman Photography Exhibit: A Portrait of Polish Jews
Oct 20
The 60th Annual Florida Council for Social Studies Conference includes Karski
Oct 22
The Russian Documentary Film Festival in New York includes Karski film

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Georgetown Press’s Richard Brown Hailed as a “Man of Integrity and Vision

Georgetown Press’s Richard Brown Hailed as a “Man of Integrity and Vision"

October 12, 2017

Dr. Richard Brown, who played an enormous and instrumental role in JKEF’s work to preserve the legacy of the late Jan Karski, has just stepped down as Director of Georgetown University Press .

Jan Karski’s Warsaw

Jan Karski’s Warsaw

September 15, 2017

A free “WarsawTour” app created by the Warsaw Tourist Bureau will enable you to walk the streets o Warsaw in Karski's footsteps.

"Karski is a Moral Aristocrat"

September 6, 2017

Magdalena Brzozowska and Piotr Zygadło are this year's recipients of the scholarship funded annually by the Jan Karski Educational Foundation to participate in the 2017 Georgetown Leadership Seminar.

Unveiling of Karski Commemorative Plaque

Unveiling of Karski Commemorative Plaque

July 4, 2017

A commemorative bilingual plaque with information about Jan Karski was unveiled at Warsaw’s Jan Karski Boulevard on June 23 by the President of the City of Warsaw and the President of FEJK.

“Karski’s Mission” Receives Silver Medal

“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

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.

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

May 29, 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

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 at Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service in Washington, DC

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