March 19, 2018
CEU Visiting Professor Michael Hamilton is interviewed by Catalan News regarding the violation of human rights in Catalonia. http://www.catalannews.com/society-science/item/right-to-freedom-of-peaceful-assembly-must-be-upheld-says-public-protest-law-professor
September 7, 2017
CEU Associate Professor Boldizsar Nagy is quoted in this Financial Times article regarding the European Court of Justice's decision to dismiss Hungary and Slovakia's complaint regarding the acceptance of refugees. https://www.ft.com/content/9116ebbc-92de-11e7-bdfa-eda243196c2c
July 31, 2017
CEU alumnus Adam Bodnar, Poland's ombudsman, talks about the recent controversial changes to the Polish judiciary in Polish paper Rzeczpospolita. http://www.rp.pl/Sedziowie-i-sady/307289931-Bodnar-o-wymiarze-sprawiedliwosci-sady-dostaly-wielki-kredyt-zaufania-od-spoleczenstwa.html#ap-1
July 25, 2017
CEU Associate Professor Maciej Kisilowski is quoted in this Wall Street Journal article regarding the controversial Polish court bill. https://www.wsj.com/articles/polish-president-raises-questions-over-controversial-court-bill-1500731291#_=_ (Wall Street Journal articles are available to subscribers only)
March 14, 2017
CEU alumnus and banking and finance lawyer Gergely Szalóki has been promoted from legal expert to local partner at Schoenherr in Budapest, as a step in strengthening the law firm’s capabilities in the CEE region. http://bbj.hu/whosnews/schoenherr-law-firm-announces-three-promotions_128196
November 24, 2016
Associate Professor Prem Kumar Rajaram of the Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, as well as alumni Aleksander Tarkowski, who graduated from that department in 2007, and Marek Antos, who graduated from the Department of Legal Studies in 2013, have been named to the NewEurope100 list of changemakers in Central and Eastern Europe for their innovative contributions in society and politics.
July 28, 2015
CEU Department of Legal Studies alumnus Adam Bodnar is named Polish Ombudsman, a position meant to protect freedom and rights of the people. http://polska.newsweek.pl/kim-jest-adam-bodnar-nowy-rzecznik-praw-obywatelskich,artykuly,367420,1.html
September 9, 2014
CEU President and Rector John Shattuck, along with five other former leaders of the ACLU, contributed to an open letter regarding the ACLU's interpretation of the First Amendment in relation to campaign finance.