Special event

June Ball

The annual EUI June Ball will take place on Friday 14 June at the Badia Fiesolana, with doors opening at 8pm. Entertainment will include the EUI choir, live rock music, as well as classical, jazz, tango, samba and DJs in various locations throughout the Badia. Tickets are already on sale and will be available until […]

Coming up: Tariq Modood to deliver Max Weber Lecture

Tariq Modood, professor of sociology and founding director of the University of Bristol’s Research Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship, will deliver a Max Weber Lecture on 20 February 2013.  Modood has published extensively on multiculturalism, ethnic identity and citizenship, and is a regular contributor to media and public debate on these issues. In his […]

Christmas event

The EUI will hold its Christmas event on 13 December in the Badia, with a fair, concert and activities for children. The fair will begin at 3.00pm, with food and hot drinks served in the Badia cloister, while the party will start at 5.00pm with a speech by Marise Cremona, president ad interim. The evening event continues […]

Monti meets EUI community

Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti joined EUI researchers and fellows on Thursday 6 September to discuss the impact of the Eurozone crisis on the region, drawing on the rise of extreme political views and the challenges to democracy.

EU Commissioner advances idea of common migration policy

The European Commissioner for Home Affairs said in June that EU member states were too concerned with border and economic security to fulfil their duty to support the Arab Spring, and pushed for a Europe-wide migration policy.