What do professors find most annoying? Why are some laid-back students very successful at exams, while others pull all-nighters and still struggle to get a pass? “Coming to class prepared” – what does it really mean?

Find out this and much more during the two meetings offered at ASC for our first year BA students

3 OZN points for each!

Thursday, Oct 10 at 4 pm, room 317
Marta Usiekniewicz
University: key values and expectations. Studying at the ASC vs studying at high school. Academic etiquette and communication with lecturers. Inclusive vs discriminatory language

Thursday, Oct 31 at 4 pm, room 317
Ludmiła Janion
Prepared and active in class: tips for the shy and the busy. Critical reading and listening. Orderly note taking. Time efficient revision and exam preparation


Year 2019/2020

Gender and Sexuality in American Studies; ASC’s BA and MA Student Conference

February 13, 2020

Gender and sexuality studies are crucial fields in American studies because they provide important insight into social relations, political struggles, and cultural norms. The aim of the conference is to create a platform for ASC’s MA and BA students to present their research projects, facilitate an exchange of inspiring ideas, and allow an opportunity to practice presentation skills.


Informacja w związku z otwarciem tury składania wniosków o stypendium socjalne na semestr letni roku akademickiego 2019/2020

February 12, 2020

Stypendium socjalne na semestr letni wypłacane będzie co najwyżej przez 4 miesiące (w zależności od daty złożenia wniosku), od marca do czerwca.

Year 2019/2020

February 20, 2020 at 4pm; Naciones Cautivas Europeas

February 10, 2020

The Free Europe Committee engaged in psychological and political warfare against Communism on both sides of the Iron Curtain. In her talk prof. Mazurkiewicz will explain what was really at stake for the exiles involved in US-sponsored programs in Latin America.


Erasmus+ agreements with the UK

February 6, 2020

Good news! Despite Brexit, the Erasmus+ agreements with the UK are still valid for the 2020/2021. B.A. students are welcome to apply for an Erasmus+ short-term studies at our partner institution in Sussex, England. More info: the IRO, UW and the ASC Mobility Coordinator.


The winning thesis got published

February 3, 2020

The American Studies Center is pleased to present the book “Between the Virgin of Guadalupe and la Malinche. Maternity of Mexicans in oral testimonies” published within the “Working Papers” series.