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CEU's Center for Ethics and Law in Biomedicine Hosts Hungarian UniStem Day 2017

March 21, 2017

The Center for Ethics and Law in Biomedicine at Central European University (CELAB) represented Hungary in UniStem Day 2017 on Friday, March 17. In seven European countries, 75 universities and research centers participated in the event which celebrates "the long and fascinating journey of stem cell research," with seminars, roundtable discussions, and laboratory activities. Over 27,000 university and high-school students joined UniStem Day 2017.

On Stage at the Hate Speech Monologues

The closer I got to going on the stage, the more I could feel the fast thud of my heart. I had experience performing in front of a large audience, but this time was totally different. It was not just singing a song or giving a presentation of my research. This time I was going to share something personal, something that I felt very uncomfortable sharing, something that would throw me back to those moments of sadness—moments when I have faced prejudice.

How Accessible are CEU’s New Buildings?

On Saturday, March 4, some of CEU's Alumni Scholarship Recipients (ASRs) got together to conduct an accessibility audit of CEU's campus. As part of our scholarships, we ASRs dedicate a number of volunteer hours to helping out on campus or even launching our own initiatives.

CEU InnovationsLab Company Talk-A-Bot to Participate in Hungarian Government-Sponsored Pavilion at CeBIT

Toward the goal of becoming a leader in digital technologies in Europe, Hungary is building its largest pavilion ever at the CeBIT conference, which starts in Hannover March 20, and CEU InnovationsLab company Talk-A-Bot will be one of the exhibitors as a successful innovative startup. Talk-A-Bot represented the 18 Hungarian companies participating in CeBIT at a press conference held today by Hungarian government spokesperson Zoltan Kovacs and government project manager Tamas Deutsch.

Ivan Krastev speaks on the Fragility and Resilience of Europe

March 16, 2017