Loyola University Chicago

Polish Studies

Calendar of Events

Jozef Mehoffer - Three Peacocks by a River

Three Peacocks by a River, by Jozef Mehoffer

Fall 2019

September 19 4:00pm  PSA Member Meeting Mundelein 204
September 23 4:00pm Medieval Studies Program Lecture by Professor Smolucha IES 123-124
September 25 1:40pm Polish Studies Program Lecture by Professor Smolucha Cuneo 203
September 26 4:00pm Hank Center for Catholic Heritage Lecture by Professor Smolucha Cuneo 116
October 29 4-6pm Dziady Reading Poster 2019 Crown Center 210
November 9-24 Evenings Polish Film Festival in America, Chicago AMC Village, 
Copernicus Center,
 Gallery Theatre
November 12 6:00pm Cold War (2018) Screening and Discussion led by Dr. Hutchens and Dr. Merchant Damen Cinema
November 15 8am-5pm Roman Pucinski and Polish Politics in America Conference  Piper Hall
November 16 10:00am-2pm Roman Pucinski and Polish-American Politics Leadership Workshop for Students Regis Hall
November 22 4:00-6:00pm Polish Dinner, Disco Polo, Andrzejki Forture Telling Crown Center 208
December 6 4pm Mikołajki — small presents and charitable giving.  Crown Center 217
January 31 Midnight Polish Scholarships:
Chmielowski Scholarship
Siberian Society Scholarship
applications due
Crown Center 217

Credit to: http://polskiemuzy.pl

Spring 2019

Jan 24 5:00-6:00pm Polish Student Alliance General Meeting Cuneo 218
Feb 21 9:00-1:00pm Polish Student Alliance Paczki Sale Damen
March 18 All Day Chmielowski Scholarship Application 2019-2020 Online
March 18 All Day Siberian Society Scholarship Application 2019-2020 Online

March 24

9:45-11:45am Plocieniak Polish Language Fluency Scholarship Cuneo 211 
April 8 All Day Kujawinski Scholarship Application 2019 Online 
April 16 5:00-8:30pm

11th Student Forum on East Central Europe

 Crown Ctr 114
May 4 11:30am-2:00pm

Constitution Day Parade 

Balboa and Columbus Dr.


Credit to: http://naludowo.pl/

Fall 2018

Sept 7-9 All Weekend Polish American Historical Association Conference McCormick Lounge
Sept 8 11:00am Film Screening: The Fourth Partition Damen Cinema
Sept 8 8:00pm A Concert for Centennial of Poland's Independence Skowronski Hall
Sept 12 4:30pm Polish Student Alliance Meeting Mundelein 204
Oct 4 5:30pm Polish Student Alliance Meeting Cuneo 217
Oct 12-19 All Day 13th JFRC Torun 2018 Poland
Oct 30 4:00pm-5:30pm Dziady Reading and Polish Dinner McCormick Lounge
Nov 3-18 Evenings Polish Film Festival in America AMC Rosemont


Credit to: http://naludowo.pl/

Spring 2018

Feb 8 3:00-4:30pm  Russia Relations: Rivalry and Future Prospects Lecture McCormick Lounge
Feb 15 4:00pm Polish Student Alliance Meeting Cuneo 109
Mar 1 8:00pm-10:30pm 2nd Chopin IN the City-2018 Festival 


Skowronski Hall

Mar 24 All Day Society of Polish American Pre-Health Professionals Conference 2018



Mar 24 9:00am-11:00am Plocieniak Polish Language Fluency Scholarship Competition Cuneo 112
April 16 11:30am-1:30pm Guest Lecture on Current Situations in Poland McCormick Lounge
Apr 19 5:00pm-8:00pm Tenth Annual Student Forum on East Central Europe Crown Center 114
Apr 28 1:00pm-4:00pm ‌PALA Annual Meeting McCormick Lounge
Apr 29



PWA and WLA Mass


Madonna della Strada

IC 4th

May 5 11:30am Polish May 3, 1791 Constitution Day Parade Columbus Drive 

Credit to: https://www.polartcenter.com

Fall 2017

Sept 20 12:35pm-1:25pm  Meet Writer and Editor Yuriy Serebryansky Information Commons 112
Sept 24 6:00pm - 8:00pm Concert In the Spirit of Wanda Landowska... Back to Baroque Music Piper Hall
Sept 26 5:00pm Polish Student Alliance Meeting Mundelein 204
Oct 13-20 All Day 12th JFRC Torun 2017 Poland
Oct 25 6:30pm Celebrating 150th birthday of Maria Sklodowska Curie Information Commons, Fourth Floor
Nov 4-19 Evenings Polish Film Festival in America Gallery Theatre and Muvico Rosemont
Nov 10 12:35pm - 2:30pm

Anthony Bukoski Reading

Information Commons 112
Nov 11 11:00am - 1:00pm

 Anthony Bukoski Reading

Chopin Theatre
Nov 14 6:00pm

Polish Student Alliance Meeting

Mundelein 204
Dec 2 6:00pm - 9:00pm Celebrating 10 years of the Polish Studies Program Piper Hall


Credit to: https://www.polskatradycja.pl/

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
April 1 9:00am Plocieniak Scholarship Test TBA
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

Credit to: https://whyart.co/pl/

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

Credit to: https://www.azvinylworks.com/

Spring 2016

April 11-12 All Day Polish-Jewish Curriculum Workshop and Events UIC
April 9 10:00-12:00am Plocieniak Scholarship Polish Language Exam TBA
April 8 7:30pm Film: Karski & the Lords of Humanity Copernicus Center
March 13 All Day Forum Paper Submission Due online

Credit to: Maria Ciechańska 

Fall 2015

November 18 3:00pm ‌, 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

Dumbach Hall 227

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

 Cuneo Hall, Room 109


Credit to: https://www.lillianlanko.com/

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


Credit to: www.polishfolkarts.com

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  


Credit to:https://www.tes.com/

Summer 2014

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

 Mundelein Palm Court


Credit to: https://www.galwaycitymuseum.ie/

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

Credit to: https://folklorysta.pl/wycinanka-symbolem-lowickiego-folkloru/‌