Szilvia Kardos

Name: Szilvia Kardos 

Title: Executive Assistant to the Provost

Number of years at CEU: 18

Home city/town & country: Sturovo, Slovakia

What’s your favorite Hungarian food?

Racponty (rac means Serbian, so in fact it is carp Serbian style)

Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?

Art Nouveau architecture and artwork, in general.

What’s your favorite language, whether you speak it or not?

I have too many, I would not be able to list them here

What’s your favorite quote or idiom?

"You cannot do good to people without being punished. " "Az emberekkel nem lehet büntetlenül jót tenni." (Lázár Ervin: Bab Berci kalandjai)

What do you like to do best on Sundays?

Sleep until at least 8 am, have a quiet morning and have a long walk in the woods.

Which is your favorite building, park, museum, or public spot in Budapest?

Anywhere where there are lots of trees and fresh air and not too many people.

What’s your guilty pleasure?

Ice cream

What is your favorite or most visited website or blog?


Name one adventure you'd like to have:

Air ballooning