CEU Business School Students Tamas Nagy and Marci Olah and their vegan-friendly, lactose-, soy-, GMO-, and gluten-free supplement Absorice are featured in Forbes Hungary. Their business was built in the School's Innovations Lab, a business incubator. English translation of Hungarian article is attached below.
The Budapest Business Journal published this piece about the new department CEU will create by combining strengths from the Business School and the Department of Economics.
Julia Buxton, acting dean and professor of comparative politics at CEU's School of Public Policy is interviewed in The Latin American Advisor about Venezuelan Vice-President Tareck El Aissami and the wide-reaching powers he was granted by President Nicolas Maduro.
CEU is ranked #16 in the Times Higher Education BRICS & Emerging Economies University Rankings 2017, as reported here by Business Insider.
Al Hakam Shaar of the Shattuck Center on Conflict Negotiation and Recovery (CCNR) and former CEU Professor Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick (now a professor at the University of San Diego) wrote an opinion piece in Al Jazeera on drone usage in Aleppo. They highlight citizens using drones to document damage and refute the Assad regime's version of events during the civil war.
Thanks to a €440,000 Erasmus+ grant, CEU's Open Learning Initiative (OLIve) partnered with the University of East London (UEL) and the University of Vienna (UV) to establish courses for asylum seekers and refugees in the UK and Austria. This article in the Independent outlines the UEL program.
Marius Dragomir, director of the Center for Media, Data and Society at CEU's School of Public Policy, is quoted in this Al-Jazeera piece regarding the use of holograms by politicians in France, Turkey, and India called The Dawn of Cyber Politicians. Read more: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/02/dawn-cyber-politicians-170219104850684.html
CEU student Roberto Castelar authored this review of "The French Revolution: From Enlightenment to Tyranny, Ian Davidson." Castelar is a master's student in CEU's Department of Political Science.