May 16, 2019
Eleven faculty members and students ran 221 kilometers in less than 22 hours.
May 10, 2019
From the tea stalls of Karachi to a dusty thrift store in Budapest, take a tour of the documentaries produced by CEU students this semester.
May 9, 2019
Four CEU students won prizes for their research at the National Conference of Scientific Students’ Associations in Budapest.
April 17, 2019
A CEU PhD candidate thinks he knows who will win the Game of Thrones – or at least who will die before the cult show finally comes to a close.
April 3, 2019
The annual Common Ground concert is a celebration of the diverse university community of Budapest. Students from a number of universities in town, and in Hungary, come together to sing, dance and perform together. This year, CEU hosted students from the Franz Liszt Academy of Music, the University of Szeged, Andrassy University, and our students also took to the stage on March 28. For a sneak peek, watch the video here.
February 22, 2019
“Ideas worth spreading”—that’s the premise behind the global TEDx phenomenon. February 23 afternoon sees TEDxCEU, featuring a diverse lineup of speakers, take those ideas to Central European University. Following the popular TED Talks speech format, the event is entirely organized by CEU students.
October 30, 2018
The 2018 Electoral Committee at CEU announced the new members of the Student Union Board and the student representatives of the CEU Academic Governance Bodies for Academic Year 2018-2019. Student Union Board for Academic Year 2018-19 President: Fridon Lala (School of Public Policy) Vice-president: Ioannis Gutzianas (Department of Political Science) Communications Officer: Camellia Bojtor (Nationalism Studies) Treasurer: Apratim De (Department of Mathematics and Its Applications)
September 5, 2018
Kristina Simonyan, Balazs Kelemen, Katherine Yakimetz, Xian Ken Chen, students from the MS in Finance program, represented CEU at the Rotman European Trading Competition, hosted by LUISS Guido Carli University of Rome, August 23-25. The competition aims to give students the opportunity to apply their classroom knowledge to actual markets and allows teams from schools across Europe to participate in a simulated market.
July 24, 2018
Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 4:16 PM. A notification alert followed by a slight vibration demanded my attention. I unlocked the screen of my mobile phone and saw the subject of the e-mail received: “Results of your CEU Alumni Scholarship application.” I knew that whatever it was stated in that e-mail could change the studying-abroad-journey which I was about the start. “Dear Milica, Congratulations! We are very pleased to inform you that you have been selected as the Serbian Alumni Scholarship recipient for the 2017-18 academic year…”
June 19, 2018
Central European University hosted its first ever Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on June 18. Hosted by the Dean of Students' Office, the competition featured presentations by 10 CEU doctoral students covering a wide range of research topics, from the cognitive processes of babies through bank bailouts to ethical farming. Each student had 180 seconds to give a compelling presentation on their thesis and its significance. The participating doctoral students were: