Congratulations

Congratulations to Professor Janusz Grebowicz

Prof. Janusz Grebowicz has been elected as a member of International Advisory Board for Project PONdER, managed by Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. PONdER – Public Opinion of Nuclear EneRgy is a research initiative funded…

Congratulation Dr. Zbigniew Wojciechowski

Congratulations to Dr. Zbigniew Wojciechowski on receiving BENE MERITO honorary distinction in recognition of his merits in promoting Poland abroad. The award ceremony took place in the Polish Consulate in Los Angeles, on Friday 11/10/17 during…

Congratulations to Pierogi Queen – in After Harvey Time

Congratulations to Pierogi Queen for making a Top 100 Houston Restaurants list! See: houstonchronicle.com/top100 The restaurant’s owner, Ewa Sek, needed some good news, as she and her husband struggle to rebuild their totally flooded home in Dickinson….

Congratulations for Rebeka Mrożkiewicz!

Po 10-ciu latach Awty International School w Houston ma następnego Sportowica Roku pochodzenia polskiego.  W 1997 roku Jacek Mucha był na podium.  Mr. Waugh, dyrektor szkoły i trener piłki nożnej bardzo dobrze o nim wspominał. …

Congratulations to Pierogi Queen!

Congratulations to Pierogi Queen owners, Ewa and Miroslaw Sek.  Houston Chronicle listed their restaurant #9 of ten best restaurants to open in 2016. www.houstonchronicle.com

Congratulations to Balbina and Luca!

Congratulations to newlywed Balbina Mrozkiewicz and Luca Radossevich who married on June 10,  2016 in Italy, at the historic city of Trani (where Luca spend most of his summers as a child), in the Basilica…

Dr. Marek Kimmel – Smithsonian article expert

Dr. Marek Kimmel has been invited to provide his professional expertise for Smithsonian article No, a Mitochondrial „Eve” Is Not the First Female in a Species.  Congratulations! Sounds intriguing? Read the whole article on: www.smithsonianmag.com…

Congratulations to Jim Mazurkiewicz!

Country of Poland honors Agrilife program head Jim Mazurkiewicz for partnership work: The great-grandson of Polish immigrants, Jim Mazurkiewicz of the Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service was honored earlier this week with the highest award…

Pierogi Queen is OPEN!

Congratulations to Ewa and Mirek Sek – their new Pierogi Queen restaurant has been officially opened! It is located the southern part of Houston,  League City, just minutes from Clear Lake, and just one block…

Congratulations to Rebeka Mrozkiewicz!

Congratulations to Rebeka Mrozkiewicz, who played Audrey in the Awty International School performance of „Little Shop of Horrors” April 2016

Congratulations to Polish Houston Marathon participants!

Congratulations to Polish Houston Chevron  Marathon and Half-Marathon runners!  Two of them traveled from Poland: Agnieszka Gortel-Maciuk – Chorzów, Polish long-distance runner, four times Polish champion at half marathon. Artur Kozłowski – Wroclaw, Polish IT…

Congratulations to Ewa Thompson

In 2015, two of Ewa Thompson’s books came out: a Hungarian translation of her Imperial Knowledge: Russian Literature and Colonialism, translated by Lajos Palfalvi (Örökség Kultúrpolitikai Intézet), and third Chinese edition of her Understanding Russia: The Holy Fool in…

Congratulations to Julian Kosacki!

Congratulations to Julian Kosacki, who graduated on December 6, 2015 from Texas University, Austin in Science in Physics. He will continue his study in Nuclear Fusion.

Congratulations to Dr. Waldemar Priebe

W tym roku po raz szósty Fundacja Polskiego Godła Promocyjnego wybrała Wybitnych Polaków. Kapituła Polskiego Godła Promocyjnego „Teraz Polska” na kwietniowym posiedzeniu podjęła decyzję o przyznaniu tytułu „Wybitny Polak” osobom, które – w opinii Kapituły…

Congratulations to Dr. Waldemar Priebe!

Congratulations to Dr. Waldemar Priebe, who has been chosen to serve in the The National Development Council (Narodowa Rada Rozwoju) by Polish president Andrzej Duda! Narodowa Rada Rozwoju ma przygotowywać opinie, ekspertyzy, opracowywać założenia i projekty…

Happy Birthday to Father Waldemar Matusiak

Czcigodny Księże Proboszczu,   W dniu Twoich urodzin życzymy dużo zdrowia, Niesłabnącego żaru ducha w trudnej kapłańskiej posłudze Oraz realizacji wszystkich planów i zamierzeń Życzymy, aby każdy dzień był lepszy od poprzedniego.   Uczniowie, Rodzice…

Congratulations Kasia!

Congratulations for Kasia Kimmel, MD, MPH, who will be graduating on June 19, 2015 from the Baylor College of Medicine residency program “Emergency Medicine and Disaster Preparedness”. Dr. Kasia will now become a Fellow and Assistant Professor…

Congratulations to Theresa Kurk McGinley!

  Theresa Kurk McGinley has just been appointed Acting Associate Vice Chancellor of Lone Star Colleges in Harris County. Some of her duties include leading International Studies and initiatives across the system, supervision of International…

Congratulations to Grzegorz and Ania!

Z wielką radością zawiadamiamy Polonię Houstońską iż nasz syn, Dr. Grzegorz Burzyński, zawarł związek małżeński z Dr. Anią Marszałek dnia 6-go sierpnia 2014 r. o godz. 3-ciej po południu w zabytkowej kaplicy św. Jakuba w…

Happy Birthday Hania!

Polish School children, teachers and parents surprised school director, Hania Tomaszkiewicz, with a birthday party.  Happy Birthday! Photos by Stan Aponiuk  

Congratulations Dominika and Joseph!

Congratulations to Dominika Mrozkiewicz and Joseph Sherwood  on their marriage on August 2, 2014. They shared their happiness with friends and family at the Our Lady of Czestochowa church in Houston.

Congratulations to Nick and Kaylie!

Congratulations to Kaylie and Nick Pawelczyk on their Wedding on April 26, 2014 at Our Lady of Czestochowa Catholic Church in Houston, TX Many Blessings for Their Life Together! GRATULACJE!  

Congratulations to Piotr Rachon!

Piotr Rachon, organista z Bazyliki Archikatedralnej  Sw Jana Chrzciciela w Warszawie, ktorego podziwialismy na kilku koncertach w Houston, zostal odznaczony przez Kardynala Kazimierza Nycza, Arcybiskupa, Metropolite Warszawskiego, medalem za zaslugi dla Archidiecezji  Warszawskiej.  Na uroczystosci…

Kongres Polska Wielki Projekt – Uhonorowanie dorobku profesor Ewy Thompson

W czerwcu w Polsce odbyl sie Kongres Polska Wielki Projekt. Wręczono tam po raz pierwszy w historii Kongresu medal „Odwaga i Wiarygodność”, którym kapituła Nagrody im. Prezydenta Lecha Kaczyńskiego będzie odznaczać osoby, działające na rzecz…

Congratulations to Dr. Janusz Grebowicz!

Congratulations to Dr. Janusz Grebowicz on his selection for a 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S. scholar grant to Poland.      

Congratulations to Marek Matusz – Yosemite Renaissance XXIX art competition grand prize winner!

Matusz Family went to attend Yosemite Renaissance XXIX art competition opening reception at the Yosemite Musem, and to have some vacation at the same time. Marek Matusz won the grand prize and the best in…

Congratulations to Dr. Zbigniew Czajkiewicz – Award in Cyber Security Field

University of Houston Clear Lake Cybersecurity Institute Dr Zbigniew Czajkiewicz, Dean School of Science and Computer Engineering, has been recognized with a very special award for his exceptional and outstanding contributions towards developing innovative regional…

Congratulations to Professor Waldemar Priebe and his PAN medal

Professor  Waldemar Priebe, MD Anderson research scientist, received Polish Academy of Science Medal for his achievements for Polish and  World Science.  Congratulations!

Congratulations to this year Graduates!

Urbanowicz Family celebrated two graduations this year! Congratulations to Daniel Urbanowicz for getting his MBA from University of Notre Dame and to Paulina Urbanowicz for getting her Bachelor of Arts Degree from University of Texas…

Congratulations to Father Janusz Ihnatowicz

Father Janusz Ihnatowicz has received an honorary degree from the University of St. Thomas during the 2013 Commencement Ceremony on May 18, 2013.   Father Ihnatowicz was born in Poland and ordained for the Diocese…