June 29, 2019
CEU President and Rector Michael Ignatieff was interviewed by Romanian DigiTV about CEU's current situation and academic freedom in Hungary.
January 23, 2019
Ronald J. Daniels, president of Johns Hopkins University published an op-ed in The Washington Post on January 22 with the title "Central European University is a remarkable school. It should stay in Hungary." You can read the article at this link.
December 7, 2018
The ouster of Central European University marks a dark day for Hungary, writes The Washington Post. Read the article here.
October 26, 2018
CEU’s announcement of October 25, 2018, that it will move all US degree programs to Vienna, effective December 1, 2018, if there is no solution enabling it to give such degrees in Budapest, was widely covered in domestic and international media.
July 12, 2018
An opinion piece in the Irish Times by Paul Gillespie has quoted results of a research conducted by Vera Messing and Bence Sagvari. “Using survey data from the European Social Survey of 20 countries in 2014-15, they show that trust is the most significant factor explaining attitudes towards migrants.” Vera Messing is a research fellow at the Center for Policy Studies since 2008 as well as a research associate of the Institute for Sociology at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences since 2004.
July 4, 2018
CEU Provost Liviu Matei, also a professor of higher education policy, comments on concerns Hungarian government plans to assert control over research funding at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences may lead to EU funding cuts. https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/hungarian-academics-fear-eu-funding-cuts-over-loss-autonomy
July 3, 2018
Maciej Kisilowski, associate professor at CEU's Department of Economics and Business, writes about the relevance and issues with Poland's Holocaust law to both Poland and Israel. https://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-both-poland-and-israel-should-end-their-fixation-with-the-past-1.6226377?=&ts=_1530548333355
June 11, 2018
CEU Visiting Fellow Carlos Melendez in interviewed about Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra on http://miquiosco.com/.
May 29, 2018
Cognitive scientists from CEU's Department of Cognitive Science, along with colleagues from other universities, have published their finding about creative problem solving. During sleep, the researchers say, memories are categorized (SEM phase) and new connections made between them (REM phase). These two processes make it easier to find fresh, creative solutions, the scientists suggest in the pages of "Trends in Cognitive Sciences."
May 29, 2018
In this Huffington Post (Germany) article, CEU's Romani Studies Program and its Roma Graduate Preparation Program (RGPP) are listed as examples of strengthening and improving education for Roma students. https://www.huffingtonpost.de/entry/roma-sind-eine-der-gefahrdetsten-minderheiten-der-eu-diese-frau-will-das-andern_de_5b081dd2e4b0802d69cab3db