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"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.

Protest against Devastation of the Concentration Camp Site

Protest against Devastation of the Concentration Camp Site

June 9, 2016

Polish and Polish-Jewish leaders and representatives of organizations related to the history and commemoration of World War II have addressed the issue of the deterioration of historical remnants of Konzentrationslager Gusen, a part of a former KZ Doppellager Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp.

The Karski Legacy Beyond the Obvious – Towards Reconciliation and Tolerance

The Karski Legacy Beyond the Obvious – Towards Reconciliation and Tolerance

May 31, 2016

Representatives of the Jan Karski Educational Foundation and its sister organization in Warsaw, Fundacja Edukacyjna Jana Karskiego, participated in recent conferences that covered a wide range of current issues, such as European identity, human rights and anti-Semitism.

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