Alumni news

Alumni round-up July 2014

        Alumni round-up 1989 Christoph B. Graber (LAW 1989-1993) announces that, after almost 14 years at the Law Faculty of the University of Luzern, he is moving to the Faculty of Law of the University of Zurich, where he will hold the new chair in Legal Sociology and Media Law from 1 […]

Former EUI member wins ERC grant

Professor Andrew Geddes from the Department of Politics at University of Sheffield has been awarded a €2.1 million grant from the European Research Council for a five-year project on global migration governance. In 2013 Professor Geddes was a Fellow of the Migration Policy Centre at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, and in 2011-12 he […]

New alumni chapter in Bulgaria

EUI alumni in Bulgaria are organizing an alumni chapter in Sofia. SPS alumnus Svet Andreev writes to report that around 15 former researchers and fellows are in touch with each other, and several of them from Bulgaria and one from neighbouring Macedonia met in December 2013 to launch the group. Yordanka (Dani) Chobanova (SPS 2003 […]

Alumni resources

The EUI alumni directory is a personal web portal providing access to a range of resources and interactive sections, including job vacancies, group events,  alumni interviews and other news. In the section Alumni Highlights, readers find articles based on interviews with former EUI members. If you would like more information on the alumni directory, or would enjoy […]

Alumni Weekend – save the date

The annual EUI Alumni Weekend will be held over 25 – 28 September 2014. While the programme is now being developed, the event will include a Careers Day where EUI members can network with alumni working in international organisations, NGOs, private companies and various European institutions. Among other events, there will be a conference and […]

EUI-COE alumni brunch

Nanette Neuwahl, AA Executive Committee member writes to report that alumni from the EUI and the College of Europe (COE) enjoyed a joint brunch in Brussels on 18 May at the Orangerie du Parc D’Egmont in Brussels. Around 45 graduates of the two institutions spent a sunny morning and afternoon in the park, and plans […]

Alumni round-up

2003 Alumnus Matthieu Liethaert (SPS 2003 – 2009) won the Best TV press documentary award 2013 in Belgium for his film “The Brussels Business”. The film, which grew out of his EUI thesis, deals with the interconnections between EU decision making and lobbying and thus dives into the grey zone underneath European democracy. 2004 Congratulations […]

2014 Conferring Ceremony

The 2014 conferring ceremony will be held on Friday 13 June at 15.00 in the church of the Badia Fiesolana. At this year’s ceremony, the EUI will award Honoris Causa degrees to Columbia University Professor of Sociology Saskia Sassen and UCLA Professor of History Carlo Ginzburg. EUI dissertation prizes to be awarded include the Mauro […]

Alumni chapter event in Brussels

The EUI Alumni Community in Brussels recently organized a dinner with EUI President Joseph Weiler on 25 November.  Held at the Committee of the Regions, the event included more than 70 participants including alumni and their family members and partners.  In his address Professor Weiler shared some of his vision for the future of their alma mater. […]

Alumni round-up

1998 Carsten Humlebæk (HEC 1998-2004) , Associate professor in Spanish Cultural and Social Analysis at the Copenhagen Business School, has won a Marie Curie IEF-fellowship to go to Seville, to Universidad Pablo de Olavide, to do research for two years on his project: “Negotiating Spain: The shifting boundaries between ‘nation’, ‘nationality’ and ‘region’”. 2001 Alexander C.T. Geppert […]