Loyola University Chicago

Polish Studies

Calendar of Events


Polish Folk Art Embroidery

Fall 2017

Sept 24 5:00pm Polish Music Concert Piper Hall
Oct 31 4:00pm - 6:00pm Dziady Reading and Polish Dinner McCormick Lounge
Nov Evenings Polish Film Festival in America Gallery Theatre and Muvico Rosemont


Spring 2017

Jan 29 8:00am-2:00pm PSA Aon Step Up for Kids Aon Center Building
Feb 24 8:00pm PSA Carnival Celebration TBA
March 1  6:00pm Chopin's Music in Classical, Jazz, and Other Interpretations Piper Hall
March 3 All Day FORUM - Undergraduate Research Forum Submission Deadline Online
March 31 All Day Chmielowski Scholarship Application Deadline Online
March 31 All Day Kujawinski Scholarship Application Deadline Online
April 1 9:00am Plocieniak Scholarship Test TBA
April 12 4:15pm-7:00pm Lecture by Krzysztof Kamyszew, Founder of Polish Film Festival in America Cudahy Hall 206
April 11 5:00pm-8:00pm FORUM - The Undergraduate Research Paper Presentations

Crown Center 210

May 6 11:30am Polish Constitution Day Parade Columbus Drive


Fall 2016

Oct 31 4:00-6:00pm Dziady Reading‌ and Polish Dinner McCormick Lounge
Nov 5 - 20 Evenings Polish Film Festival of America in Chicago Gallery Theatre and Muvico Rosemont
Nov 10 11:30am - 12:45pm Dr. Malgorzata Pospiech Lecture on Siberian Exiles Cuneo 117
Nov 11 10:25 - 11:15am Dr. Malgorzata Pospiech Presenting Her Book Miesteczko Mund 607
Nov 11 11:30am - 12:20pm Dr. Malgorzata Pospiech Presenting Her Book Miesteczko Cuneo 202
Nov 18 7:00pm-11:00pm PSA Andrzejki Night Vertigo Sky Lounge
Nov 30 5:00pm PSA Meeting Cuneo 109
Dec 3 3:00 - 6:00pm Polish School Teachers, Students, and Parents Conference PNA Headquarters
Dec 4 12:00 - 5:00pm Polish School Teachers, Students, and Parents Conference PNA Headquarters
Dec 6 2:30-4:00pm Mikolajki Polish Presents Potluck Crown Center Lobby


Spring 2016

April 11-12 All Day Polish-Jewish Curriculum Workshop and Events UIC
April 10 5:30-7:30pm Award-winning Polish Author Olga Tokarczuk Reading WTC Regent Hall
April 9 10:00-12:00am Plocieniak Scholarship Polish Language Exam TBA
April 8 7:30pm Film: Karski & the Lords of Humanity Copernicus Center
April 5 5:00-8:00pm Forum - Undergraduate Research Paper Competition Crown Center
March 31 All Day Chmielowski Scholarship Deadline online
March 31 All Day Kujawinski Scholarship Deadline online
March 13 All Day Forum Paper Submission Due online


Fall 2015

November 18 3:00pm Polish-German Reconciliation, lecture by Bartosz Rydlinski, Ph.D. Cuneo Hall 116
November 13 - 14 All Day The Chicago Catholic Immigrants Conference: The Poles McCormick Lounge, Lake Shore Campus
November 11 6:30-8:30pm The Fourth Partition Film screening and meeting with filmmakers Damen Cinema
November 2 All Day Register for Polish Courses Online
October 29 2:30 - 4:30pm Dramatic reading by students of Dziady Part II
followed by Polish dinner
McCormick Lounge
October 15 4:00-6:00pm Mrozek Play - Out at Sea by Chopin Theatre

Dumbach Hall 227

September 9 5:30pm For Polish Student Alliance Meetings please check here.

 Cuneo Hall, Room 109


Spring 2015

April 16 TBA Meeting with the director of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum TBA
April 15 4:00pm Ida Film screening and discussion with Zbigniew Banas Damen Cinema
 April 8 4:30pm Undergraduate Student FORUM #7  TBA
 April 4   Deadline for Chmielowski and Kujawinski Scholarships  
March 19 1:00 - 2:30pm Śmierć Rotmistrza PileckiegoThe Death of Captain Pilecki with guest actor Marek Probosz Damen Center Movie Theater
February 24 - March 15   Operatic Performance of "Passenger" Lyric Opera
 February 8 11:00am Screening of "Passenger" Gene Siskel Film Center


 Fall 2014

November 21 9:00 pm - 1:00am Andrzejki Night  Sky Deck, Willis Tower
October 29 4:00 - 6:00pm Dziady Student Reading Part II  Piper Hall
September 20-21   Coming to See Aunt Sophie by Arthur Feinsod Chopin Theatre
September 19-20  All Day  Jan Karski Conference  
September 18-21   Jan Karski Days in Chicago  


Jozef Mehoffer - Three Peacocks by a River

Three Peacocks by a River, by Jozef Mehoffer

Summer 2014

 June 4  4:30pm  Poetry and Freedom - Mexican and Polish Poetry Reading

 Mundelein Palm Court

Spring 2014 

April 15 6:00pm

The Grasinski Girls - Mary Erdmans


Polish Museum of America
 April 5  5:00-8:00pm

Polish Mass

Celebration of Canonization of Pope John Paul II

 Madonna Della

Strada Chapel

 March 31    Due: Course Development Application  
 March 27 1:00 to 2:15pm

Women in Propaganda of the Polish People's Republic


 Piper Hall

1st Floor

 March 18 6:00pm

Story of a Secret State - Jan Karski


 Crown Center

Room 102

February 23 11:00am-4:00pm

 Polish American Librarians Association 4th Annual Meeting

Crown Center


January 28 1:00-2:15pm

Teresa Mikosz-Hintzke Visit - Six Years 'Til Spring, A Polish Family Odyssey

Mundelein 504