The University and College Union Supports CEU

June 7, 2017

"Congress notes with dismay the attack on the Central European University [CEU] from legislation recently passed by the Hungarian government. This legislation poses a direct threat to the autonomy and perhaps the existence of CEU by establishing requirements about the courses they provide and the staff who they may employ, challenging basic principles of academic freedom.

Congress urges all UCU members to add their names to the petition supporting CEU and ask the incoming NEC to ensure that UCU works with its European and international union colleagues to campaign on CEU's behalf."

Read the full statement here.