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Sep 17
Chuck Fishman Photography Exhibit: A Portrait of Polish Jews
Oct 15
12th Human Rights and a Just Society Symposium
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Tenth Independent Documentary Film Festival in New York features Karski film

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Nicholas Kristof Receives the 2016 Spirit of Jan Karski Award

Nicholas Kristof Receives the 2016 Spirit of Jan Karski Award

November 6, 2016

The Jan Karski Educational Foundation awarded the 2016 Spirit of Jan Karski Award to Nicholas Kristof, during the ceremony on November 1, at the New School for Social Research in New York City.

“Karski My Hero” Website Launched

“Karski My Hero” Website Launched

October 17, 2016

The Jan Karski Educational Foundation is proud to announce the launching of the long-anticipated project – the new “Karski My Hero” website.

"Too Distant to Care?"— Interview with Nicholas Kristof

September 27, 2016

Nicholas Kristof, New York Times columnist, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, and recipient of the 2016 Spirit of Jan Karski Award talks in this exclusive interview about his journalism and current pressing issues, and reflects upon the Karski legacy .

Students Inspired by the Heroic Story of Jan Karski

Students Inspired by the Heroic Story of Jan Karski

August 26, 2016

Loyola University Chicago students are commenting on the graphic novel "Karski’s Mission: To Stop the Holocaust" that they have been reading in LITR 200 European Masterpieces class.

Corporate Sponsorship levels announced for Karski Spirit Gala

Corporate Sponsorship levels announced for Karski Spirit Gala

August 20, 2016

Corporate sponsorship levels have been announced for the 2016 "Spirit of Jan Karski Award" Gala.

Jan Karski 2016 GLS Scholarship Recipients Selected

Jan Karski 2016 GLS Scholarship Recipients Selected

August 15, 2016

The Jan Karski Educational Foundation has approved two candidates for the Jan Karski Scholarship to participate in the 2016 Georgetown Leadership Seminar.

Karski Exhibit Displayed during the World Youth Day in Krakow

Karski Exhibit Displayed during the World Youth Day in Krakow

July 30, 2016

The “Jan Karski. Man of Freedom” exhibit, about the exceptional life and the universal message of the Polish emissary can be seen in Krakow during the World Youth Day and the visit of the Pope Francis to Poland.

“I like to imagine Karski”— Family Past Revealed

“I like to imagine Karski”— Family Past Revealed

June 15, 2016

On May 19, 2016, the Jan Karski Educational Foundation proudly hosted a reading by writer, poet and journalist, Agata Tuszyńska, author of "Family History of Fear: A Memoir" at the home of philanthropist Patti Kenner.

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