December 15, 2015
Video of New Campus in Good Hands
December 14, 2015
CEU’s redevelopment project reached a milestone this month - the highest point of the renewed campus. The CEU and Nador utca neighborhood communities celebrated Dec. 10 in the courtyard known as the Japanese Garden with a traditional Hungarian “topping up” ceremony, in which a tree is set atop the highest point of the building. Since the holiday season is approaching, and CEU’s project team has two cranes on site, in this ceremony the tree was carefully lifted by crane to the top of the building, set on top, and lit with holiday lights.
November 3, 2015
The webpage offers a wealth of information for colleagues and external audiences, from the initial concepts behind the redevelopment project to the most up-to-date construction information. The site also contains information about the BREEAM certification that CEU acquired in July 2015, as well as articles and news items featuring the project, videos and photos of past community events and site tours.
November 3, 2015
The following relocations have been completed recently: · Roma Access Program moved to Oktober 6/7 building rooms 426, 427, 428; · Source Language Teaching Group and the Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies fellows moved to Oktober 6/7 building rooms 408-409; · Human RightS Initiative moved to the Linkage area between the Faculty Tower and Oktober 6/12.
July 9, 2015
Central European University's new campus design has been granted “Very Good” status by BREEAM officials, making it the second higher education institution in continental Europe and the first in Central and Eastern Europe to receive this distinction.
May 19, 2015
Award-winning architects Sheila O’Donnell and John Tuomey said that communication between urban cultural heritage and contemporary architecture represents a key part of their design for the CEU campus redevelopment at May 14 event hosted by the Campus Redevelopment Office and the Cultural Heritage Studies Program.
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 5, 2015
The CEU Campus Location Finder tool is accessible from the CEU website at http://locations.ceu.edu. The Location Finder helps members of the CEU community to find a school, department, support or administrative unit at CEU. For further information, additions, or changes, contact Web Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 4, 2015
Title/Position: Director, Campus Development Office Number of years at CEU: 1 Home city/town & country: Budapest, Hungary What’s your favorite Hungarian food? Gundel palacsinta Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you? Federico Fellini What’s your favorite language, whether you speak it or not? French What’s your hidden skill or talent? Meditation
April 13, 2015
Carved red marble blocks, fragments of tile, stained pieces of wrought iron – these are a few of the “archaeological finds” at the construction site of the new CEU building at Nador utca 15. Students in CEU’s Cultural Heritage Studies Program visited the site in March, uncovering these gems from another era in the history of downtown Budapest.