CEU in the International Media

Iraq’s Chronic Mismatch Between Education, Employment

Harith Hasan al-Qarawee, a fellow in CEU's Center for Religious Studies is quoted in this Arab Weekly article on how the Iraqi state system limits career opportunities for Iraqis. 

http://www.thearabweekly.com/Economy/8982/Iraq%E2%80%99s-chronic-mismatch-between-education%2C-employment

Zimbabwe Media Capture

Marius Dragomir and the CMDS summer school course are mentioned in this article regarding changes in the Zimbabwean media landscape. 

http://zimbabwe-consolidated-news.com/2017/07/30/zimbabwe-media-capture/

Polish President Raises Questions Over Controversial Court Bill

CEU Associate Professor Maciej Kisilowski is quoted in this Wall Street Journal article regarding the controversial Polish court bill. 

https://www.wsj.com/articles/polish-president-raises-questions-over-controversial-court-bill-1500731291#_=_

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19 Prominent German Academics Call on EU to Defend CEU

Prominent German academics, writing in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, called on European governments and the European Commission to intervene to ensure CEU can continue to operate in Budapest without curbs on its academic freedom. 

"Europe must intervene now: academics call on European governments and the EU commission to save Central European University as a place of diversity of opinion," they wrote.

Botstein, Christ, Cole in Washington Post Op-Ed on CEU

Leon Botstein, Bard College President and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of CEU, and Trustees Carol Christ, chancellor-elect of the University of California at Berkeley, and Jonathan Cole, former Provost of Columbia University, write in support of CEU in this op-ed in the Washington Post.