June 8, 2015
CEU President and Rector John Shattuck and Associate Professor Zoltan Illes are quoted in this Christian Science Monitor article on how countries of the former Soviet Union have fared since the fall of communism, and how some are leaning back toward Mother Russia. http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2015/0607/Why-some-former-East-bloc-countries-are-wooing-Putin
May 13, 2015
The CEU community, including students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of the University, gathered May 9 in the construction area of Nador utca 15 in Budapest to celebrate laying the foundations for the renewed downtown campus. At this historic moment in the University’s history, the plans for the campus development in 1993 as well as the plans for the current redevelopment were ceremonially placed in the foundation of the building.
May 4, 2015
Former Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs Janos Martonyi and CEU President and Rector John Shattuck were guest speakers at the inaugural Euro-Atlantic Cafe series hosted by the Centre for Euro-Atlantic Integration and Democracy (CEID) April 30.
April 16, 2015
Hungarian weekly HVG interviewed CEU President and Rector John Shattuck. The following is a translation of the article, which appeared in the April 16 print edition. The key politicians of neither the US nor the EU will attend the May 9 Victory Day celebrations in Moscow. What has gone wrong in the relations between Russia and the West?
March 18, 2015
In 1989, there was hope that democracy, open society, and globalization would advance together – that liberty was indivisible. Professor Michael Ignatieff discussed how these propositions turned out March 16.
March 5, 2015
http://nepszava.hu/cikk/1050231-fel-kell-tartoztatni-putyint/ - Hungarian news portal nepszava.hu reports: John Shattuck, president and rector of CEU published an opinion piece in the Boston Globe calling for a unified effort to deter Russia from continuing its aggression.
December 16, 2014
CEU faculty, researchers, leadership and students are often featured in the media, commenting on current affairs and presenting research results. These articles can be found here on a daily basis: CEU in the International Media: http://www.ceu.hu/taxonomy/term/111 CEU in the Hungarian Media: http://www.ceu.hu/taxonomy/term/110
September 19, 2014
April 1, 2014
CEU's Rector John Shattuck spoke at the "Europe: Identity and Integration" Conference at New York University in Prague on March 21. If you missed the live stream, you can watch the video here.