Dr. Marco Valbruzzi wins Linz/Rokkan Thesis Prize

Congratulations to EUI alumnus in Social and Political Sciences Dr. Marco Valbruzzi, who has been awarded the Linz/Rokkan Prize for the best doctoral thesis in the field of political sociology for his EUI doctoral dissertation, Government alternation in Western Europe : a comparative exploration.  Dr. Valbruzzi  will accept his Ph.D. degree with other EUI graduates […]

Dr. Afroditi-Ioanna Marketou wins Mauro Cappelletti Thesis Prize

Congratulations to EUI alumna in Law Dr. Afroditi-Ioanna Marketou, who has been awarded the Mauro Cappelletti Prize for the best doctoral thesis in the field of comparative Law for her EUI doctoral dissertation,  Local meanings of proportionality : judicial review in France, England and Greece.   Dr. Marketou, along with other EUI graduates, will receive […]

EUI Football Team Competes in the Festa del Calcio

The EUI’s Squadra Fantastica competed with teams from as far as Udine and Syracuse in the annual Festa del Calcio football tournament, organised by the Associazione Italiana Cultura e Sport (AICS) between the 23rd and 26th of May in Cervia. The Festa consisted of various tournaments in 11-, 7- and 5- a-side football. The EUI side, […]

HR In the Spotlight: 31st May 2019

Staffing update (May 2019) Join us in wishing a big welcome to all the new arrivals who have joined the EUI in May, and a fond farewell to all those leaving. Welcome to: Olga Griaznova, Research Associate (RSCAS); Peter Ivanov, Administrator (STG); Ruta Liepina, Academic Collaborator (LAW); Ioana-Elena Oana, Research Fellow (SPS); Rebecca Ravalli, Academic […]

Dr. Francesca Iurlaro wins Antonio Cassese Thesis Prize

Congratulations to EUI alumna in Law Dr. Francesca Iurlaro, who has been awarded the Antonio Cassese Prize for the best doctoral thesis in the field of international Law for her EUI doctoral dissertation, Unpuzzling Customary International Law: The Invention of Customary Law of Nations from Francisco de Vitoria to Emer de Vattal. Dr. Iurlaro is […]

The State of The Staff 2019

A downpour of rain was not enough to dampen the spirits of the valiant EUI staff members who made the trek up the hill to Villa Salviati last week to participate in the seventh annual staff celebration, the State of The Staff (SOS). 150 staff members from different villas across the Institute and their guests […]

Flying Like Herons: The First Annual Coppa Airone Tournament

24 teams from across the EUI flew like herons in the first annual edition of the Coppa Airone beach volleyball tournament, which took place on the 11th-12th of May. The tournament, organised by the EUI Beach Volley Club, ‘The Herons’, included teams of researchers, staff, visiting fellows, partners and friends, and saw four teams storm […]

EUI Rowing Team compete in Vienna’s Wienerachter races

The EUI Rowing Team, fresh from their victory at the De Gasperi Schuman Cup last month, have triumphed again with a strong performance in Vienna’s Wienerachter rowing races. The EUI team competed in a five-kilometre race, rowing 2.5 kilometres upstream in the Donaukanal in central Vienna, before turning and rowing a further 2.5 kilometres downstream […]

HR in the Spotlight: 23rd April 2019

Staffing update (April 2019) Join us in wishing a big welcome to all the new arrivals who have joined the EUI in April, and a fond farewell to all those leaving. Welcome to: Mariaclaudia Carella, Project Associate (RSC); Catharine Carstens, Trainee (MWP); Clara Cuccu, Trainee (HAEU); Gabriele Cusimano, Trainee (CS); Cristina Dalpiaz, Trainee (CS); Christopher […]

EUI rowers triumph in the De Gasperi Schuman Cup

The EUI community turned out in force on Saturday April 13 to support the EUI Rowing Team and their competitors from across Europe as they raced on Florence’s Arno River in the 2019 edition of the De Gasperi Schuman Cup. A range of rowing clubs came from across Europe to compete, with the support of the EUI community who watched and cheered them on from the boathouse. After a […]