CEU President and Rector Michael Ignatieff was interviewed for Hungarian commercial television channel ATV’s Extraordinary Interview („Rendkívüli interjú”) program. In the 24-minute discussion program President and Rector Ignatieff was asked about CEU, the results of the recent US elections, and the challenges liberal democracies face around the world.
http://hvg.hu/itthon/20161021_soros_gyorgy_budapest_ceu_kozep_europai_egyetem#rss - Hungarian news portal hvg.hu reports: Michael Ignatieff was Inaugurated as the fifth President and Rector of CEU on Oct. 21. CEU community members and special guests gathered to mark the occasion at the University's new auditorium.
Hungarian daily Nepszabadsag published an interview with President and Rector Michael Ignatieff about the university and its mission on October 1, 2016. The Hungarian article can be found here, and the English translation is below.“George Soros Is a Patriot”
INTERVIEW - Michael Ignatieff, CEU’s new President and Rector, talks about the university, its mission, and George Soros, whom he calls a patriot.
Why did you apply for the position of President and Rector of CEU?
CEU President and Rector Michael Ignatieff was interviewed for Hungarian weekly HVG's popular "Portre" (portrait) column. Below please find CEU's translation of the article.
http://nepszava.hu/cikk/1104803-atvette-kinevezeset-a-ceu-uj-rektora/ - Hungarian news portal nepszava.hu reports: Professor Michael Ignatieff has been appointed Rector of Kozep-europai Egyetem, CEU's Hungarian entity. Ignatieff received his credentials from the President of Hungary, Janos Ader. The appointment is from September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2021. The article was also published in Nepszava (9.3.2016. p.2. Atvette kinevezeset a CEU uj rektora)
http://index.hu/belfold/2016/05/05/uj_rektort_valasztott_a_ceu_szenatusa_az_egyetem_elere/ -Hungarian news portal index.hu reports: Dr. Michael Ignatieff, Edward R. Murrow Professor of Practice of the Press, Politics, and Public Policy at Harvard University’s John F.
http://nol.hu/velemeny/a-karadzsics-itelet-diadal-1609877 - Hungarian news portal nol.hu reports: John Shattuck, President and Rector of CEU published an OpEd in the Boston Globe on March 26 entitled “Karadzic verdict is a victory for civilization.” For the original English article, see http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2016/03/25/karadzic-verdict-victory-for-civilization/...