An Interview with the EUI Refugee Initiative

In September Antonio Silvio Calo received one of Italy’s four Premio Cittadino awards in a ceremony at the HAEU at EUI’s Villa Salviati. Silvio Calo, a high school teacher from Treviso, received the award in recognition of his contribution to the lives of refugees, hosting six asylum seekers in his own home and creating a […]

SoS – The State of the Staff 2017

As another academic year races towards its conclusion, the annual SOS once again offered a little light relief for the hardworking staff of the EUI.

Bulgaria becomes 22nd contracting state to the EUI

The European University Institute is proud to announce that Bulgaria officially became a member of the EUI on 2 June, making it the 22nd contracting state of the Institute. The Bulgarian flag was raised during a ceremony at the Badia Fiesolana, organized in the framework of the meeting of the High Council, before a crowd […]

EUI welcomes its new researchers in Fiesole

On Thursday evening, the EUI hosted its annual welcome reception for new PhD researchers and Fellows. The Reception took place in the ancient setting of Fiesole’s Roman theatre and included a guided tour of the museum and archaeological site. Against the twilight backdrop of Fiesole’s rolling hills, EUI President J.H.H Weiler gave a welcome address […]

Changes to the EUI estate

This summer has seen some changes to the EUI estate with various departments and services moving to new homes and extra buildings being added to the campus. At the beginning of August the entire Administration Service moved to Villa Salviati. The Villa, already home to the Historical Archives of the European Union, now hosts the […]