Alumni news


Law alumna wins International Law Office Award

Dr Salomé Cisnal de Ugarte (Law 1990-1995) has won the 2013 International Law Office’s International Client Choice Award for EU Competition Law. The winners  for 2013 were chosen from more than 2,000 individual assessments received worldwide. The winners are profiled in the follow-up publications, the Client Choice Guide – USA & Canada 2013 and the […]

Two alumni to enter academia in France

Following their thesis defences in December, two EUI law alumni have recently been qualified as lecturers in France. The National Council of Universities (Conseil National des Universités, CNU) announced on 22 February that Charlotte Beaucillon and François-Xavier Millet are two of the 46 selected academics in law. They are now eligible to apply for academic […]

EUI alumnus named president of DIW Berlin

A former EUI economics researcher has been appointed president of the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin). Marcel Fratzscher joined DIW Berlin on 1 February, after more than a decade at the European Central Bank (ECB). For the past four years he served as head of the ECB’s International Policy Analysis Division, a role […]

EUI alumni at the ECB

As reported by Cosimo Pancaro, Tuomas Peltonen and Matthias Rau-Goehring, there is a thriving community of EUI alumni at the European Central Bank in Frankfurt. While most of the 24 alumni at the ECB are economists, all four departments of the EUI and the RSCAS are represented among them. The network meets regularly for lunch, and acts as […]

Conferring Ceremony on 14 June

Registration is now open to participate in the 2013 EUI Conferring Ceremony, which will be held on Friday 14 June 2013. The Degree Conferring Ceremony is open to alumni (both recent and non-recent) who wish to take part in a formal graduation event and receive a ceremonial Ph.D. or LL.M. diploma. Deadline for registration is 3 June 2013. […]

EUI get-together in San Francisco

The EUI Alumni Association is hosting a drink for EUI alumni, researchers and professors on 4  April 2013 in San Francisco, CA. The event coincides with the Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), to be held in San Francisco from 3 to 6 April. EUI alumni attending the convention–or who happen to be in the San […]

LAW PhD wins Ius Commune Prize

Alexandre Saydé, who defended his thesis in the Law Department in 2012, has been awarded the Ius Commune Prize for his article ‘One Law, Two Competitions. An Enquiry into the Contradictions of Free Movement Law’, which was published last year in the Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies. The Ius Commune Prize has been awarded […]

Alumni round-up

Alumni Round-up lists all the news we have received from our alumni in the past month, organised by matriculation year. 1981 Karen Liebreich (HEC 1981-1986) was awarded an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) for services to education and horticulture in West London. The announcement was made in the New Year Honours […]

Alumni weekend 2013: save the date

The Alumni Association has scheduled the 2013 Alumni Weekend for 3 – 6 October 2013. The weekend will include the Alumni Career Event, conferences and social events. Those interested in participating are welcome to send an email to Judith Przyrowski at [email protected]