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Karski Exhibit Opens in Buffalo with Speech, Fanfare

Karski Exhibit Opens in Buffalo with Speech, Fanfare

October 21, 2014

A diverse group gathered at the Central Branch of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library on October 16 to celebrate the opening of The World Knew: Jan Karski's Mission for Humanity, which will be on display until November 16.

Buy tickets to the second JKEF Reception in New York

Buy tickets to the second JKEF Reception in New York

October 19, 2014

There are two ticket choices for our exciting November 20th reception this year.

Claremont Conference on Karski Debates R2P

Claremont Conference on Karski Debates R2P

October 3, 2014

On September 26 and 27, 2014, The European Union Center of California hosted a lively international conference on the occasion of the Jan Karski centennial, called "Exploring the Concept and Application of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P)."

Music and Theater Delight Loyola Conference Audience

Music and Theater Delight Loyola Conference Audience

September 29, 2014

Many cultural events that accompanied the Loyola Conference in Chicago allowed everyone to reflect and enjoy. The conference included the screening of two films about WWII and a splendid concert of Polish classical and cabaret music. A new play about Karski followed the next day.

Loyola University Chicago Hosts Ground-Breaking Karski Conference

Loyola University Chicago Hosts Ground-Breaking Karski Conference

September 25, 2014

Chicago, IL – The Jan Karski 2014 International Conference on Memory and Responsibility, organized by Loyola University Chicago in cooperation with the Jan Karski Educational Foundation, was deemed "a remarkable success" by conference participants who spoke enthusiastically about the caliber of the presentations and discussions.

Polish American Chamber of Commerce and IWA Members Hear about Karski

Polish American Chamber of Commerce and IWA Members Hear about Karski

September 23, 2014

Jan Karski Educational Foundation President Wanda Urbanska shared the foundation's mission at the regular monthly membership mixer of the Polish American Chamber of Commerce (PACC) as part of Jan Karski Days in Chicago.

Karski Exhibition Thrills Diverse Audience at Illinois Holocaust Museum

Karski Exhibition Thrills Diverse Audience at Illinois Holocaust Museum

September 19, 2014

The World Knew: Jan Karski’s Mission for Humanity exhibition was launched at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center (IHMEC) on September 17, with a momentous opening attended by numerous VIPs, including a strong presence from the Polish and Jewish communities.

Georgetown Leadership Seminar Participant Selected

Georgetown Leadership Seminar Participant Selected

September 13, 2014

A young Polish diplomat, Rafał Siemianowski, has been selected to participate in the annual Georgetown Leadership Seminar at the Georgetown School of Foreign Service this fall as the recipient of the first annual Jan Karski scholarship for the program that will take place in October 26-31, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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