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“Operation Knightrider” – American Troops Meet Residents of Łódź

On Tuesday, February 23, 2016, from 11:00 AM to 1 PM, American Army troops from the 2nd Cavalry Regiment met with residents of Łódź at Leon Schiller’s Avenue.  Łódź residents were be able to talk to American soldiers and see American military equipment up-close, including Strykers, Humvees and support vehicles.  Polish soldiers from the Military ...
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National Symphony Orchestra Performs in Warsaw

Under the leadership of renowned Music Director Christoph Eschenbach, the National Symphony Orchestra performed February 19 at the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera.  The program included “Adagio” for strings from Krzysztof Penderecki’s Symphony No. 3, Antonín Dvorak’s Cello Concerto in B minor Op. 104, and Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 in A major ...
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Deputy Press Attaché Stephen Dreikorn Discussed U.S. Elections with Students in Lodz, Gorzow Wielkopolski, and Bydgoszcz

U.S. Embassy Warsaw’s Deputy Press Attaché Stephen Dreikorn travelled to Lodz, Gorzow Wielkpolski, and Bydgoszcz this month where he gave presentations to high school students about how the United States elects its President. The American Corner in Lodz, and two america@your library host institutions, the Wojewodzka i Miejska Biblioteka Publiczna in Bydgoszcz and the Wojewodzka ...
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Frank Stella Exhibition Opens in Warsaw

The exhibition Frank Stella and Synagogues of Historic Poland opens today for public viewing at the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Warsaw.  This is the first show of the great American abstractionist in Poland and it features the extraordinary sculptural reliefs from his Polish Villages series.  These works will be set side ...
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National Park Service Celebrates 100 Years in 2016

On August 25th, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the act creating the National Park Service (NPS) with the purpose of conserving nature remarkable sites “by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations.”  Thus, 2016 marks the 100th anniversary of the NPS, a federal program designed to protect diverse sites ...
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