December 18, 2014
http://www.innoportal.hu/bokezuen-tamogatja-a-fiatal-kutatokat-az-europai-kutatasi-tanacs - Hungarian news portal innoportal.hu reports: Erno Teglas, Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Philosophy and Cognitive Development Center at CEU, has been awarded an ERC starting grant. This makes CEU the most successful research institution in Europe with 5 ERC grants. Other item of Hungarian coverage:
October 17, 2014
Hungarian women’s magazine Marie Claire discusses the topic of Caesarean section through personal testimonies and comes to the conclusion that ,usually, there is no disagreement regarding its life-saving function; however, it is questionable why women are not consulted about it in non-emergency situations. Why aren’t women provided adequate information about it?, asks the Hungarian monthly.
July 24, 2014
http://nol.hu/kultura/arnyalva-es-lenyugozve-1475903 - Hungarian news portal nol.hu reports: Gabor Betegh, currently head of CEU Department of Philosophy, considered to be among the best 100 Philosophy departments of the world by the QS Rankings, will be Laurence Professor of Ancient Philosophy at the University of Cambridge from the fall of 2014. Betegh will lead the oldest institute in the world dealing with Ancient Philosophy.
July 8, 2014
Hungarian daily, Nepszabadsag reports: At the beginning of this month, Jesse Prinz, one of the most authoritative American philosophers specialized in ethics and esthetics attended a conference in Budapest organized by the CEU Department of Philosophy. He gave an interview about the emotional drivenness of our moral judgments, his moral relativism, his anarchism, and also about Martin Luther King and the protests in Turkey. Due to copyright issues the interview is available in the daily (p. 15, "Engedett es elvart gyilkossag).