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CEU Student Sandeep Wins Prestigious Indian Award in Journalism

February 22, 2017

Sandeep Pai, a student in the MSc in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management (MESPOM) program, received the prestigious Ramnath Goenka Award for his investigative journalism work uncovering high-level corruption in India. Sandeep used Right to Information requests to find out how Indian MPs used their influence to persuade public sector undertakings (PSUs) to fund publications, organizations and events associated with the politicians.

CEU Trustee Supports Classroom Dedicated to Debate and Discussion

Key seminar space in CEU's new Nador 15 building is now known as the Nimetz Classroom, honoring CEU Trustee Matthew Nimetz's generous support of the University as a center of debate and discussion. Nimetz met with CEU President and Rector Michael Ignatieff and Provost Liviu Matei February 16 in the new classroom, then participated in a class taught there by Assistant Professor Roberta Sinatra of CEU's Center for Network Science, home to Europe's first doctoral program in this cutting-edge field.

Johannsson Stresses Importance of Common European Asylum Policy

February 17, 2017

“We have become stronger as a nation due to immigration,” said Swedish Minister for Justice and Migration Morgan Johannsson at his Feb. 15 talk at CEU.

Alumna Sali Becomes First Roma Lawyer in a Decade at ERRC

February 14, 2017

Senada Sali (RAP '14, IRES '15) has become the first lawyer of Roma origin to be named to the European Roma Rights Center in a decade. Read more here about Senada's childhood, decision to study law in her native Macedonia and at CEU, her motivation and her career, in her own words. 

CEU Annual Skating Party Draws a Crowd of 250

February 14, 2017

Nearly 250 participants got their skates on for the 14th CEU Valentine’s Day Ice Skating Party February 10CEU students, faculty, staff, and alumni, friends, and family enjoyed the fun-filled party at Arena Plaza Jégterasz. Those who couldn’t skate had the chance to learn the basics with the help of instructors. The icy experience was thawed by hot beverages sponsored by the Student Union.