In memoriam


In memoriam: Pedro Lains

Historian Pedro Lains, an alumnus of the Department of History and Civilisation, passed away on 16 May.

In memoriam: Andrea Lofaro

It is with great sadness that the EUI communicates the death of our alumnus Andrea Lofaro, on 4 December 2020.

In memoriam: Iain Fraser

Generations of researchers, faculty, fellows and staff mourn the passing of Iain Fraser. Iain, erudite translator and scholar, joined the EUI in late 1976 as one of its official translators. He was beloved by many, and will be fondly remembered for his wit and readiness to converse–often over a drink in Bar Fiasco–on everything from […]

In memoriam: Roberto Confalonieri

Roberto Confalonieri, who retired from the Institute’s ICT Service in 2008, passed away on 8 January 2020 at the age of 76. Roberto joined the EUI in late 1978, working in the nascent Computing Service of the Institute. He remained there for nearly thirty years, a participant in the technological transformations required of modern research […]

In memoriam: Arfon Rees

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of a former faculty member of the EUI community,  Professor of History Arfon Rees, on 27 November 2019, at the age of 70. An historian of the Soviet state, Dr. Rees was a full-time professor in the Department of History and Civilization from 1999 until […]