Yearly Archives: 2019

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Documentary film “COLONEL HOUSE” – Saturday, October 19th, 2019 @ 6:30 pm

University of Pittsburgh Cathedral of Learning, room #232 Discovery channel film tells the story about Edward M. House, a remarkable man who lived his life mostly in the shadows yet was one of the most influential figures of the President Woodrow Wilson’s presidency. He was a diplomat, a person that both Europe and Poland owe [...]

By | August 7th, 2019|Events, Highlights|0 Comments

Polish Component at the CMU International Film Festival – March 22 to March 31, 2019

"My Friend the Polish Girl"- The fiction film watches as an experimental documentary told through the eyes of amateur filmmaker Katie, following Alicja, an erratic unemployed Polish actress. Set in a post-Brexit-vote London.(Rotten Tomatoes) Q&A & reception Fri, Mar 22, 7PM @ McConomy Auditorium, CMU "Another Day of Life" animation/drama- the movie based on the [...]

By | March 16th, 2019|Featured, Highlights|0 Comments

Lecture by Professor Krzysztof Matyjaszewski Saturday, January 26th, 2019 at 5 p.m.

"Macromolecular Engineering by Taming Free Radicals" Lecture by Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, J.C. Warner Professor of the Natural Sciences at the Carnegie Mellon University, one of the world's foremost researchers and educators in the field of polymer chemistry. The lecture is part of the Kosciuszko Foundation Collegium of Eminent Scientists' Series. It is open to the public [...]

By | January 17th, 2019|Highlights, Pittsburgh Polonia|0 Comments

The Gorals – Highlanders of Carpathia (Ostatni Górale) Documentary film by Filip Luft. January 27th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm, Frick Fine Arts Building Auditorium

Frick Fine Arts Building Auditorium, 650 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260 University of Pittsburgh - Oakland Tickets: $10, Children under 16 and students with ID $5 Purchase tickets online at https://ostatnigorale.pl/tickets/pittsburgh-screening/ A portion of the proceeds from ticket sales benefits University of Pittsburgh Endowed Fund for Polish Studies. Reception with complimentary light refreshments after the [...]

By | January 12th, 2019|Featured, Highlights|0 Comments