Alessandro De Chiara, assistant professor in the Department of Economics, was awarded the Goran Skogh Award for young scholars for the most promising paper presented at the 33rd Annual Conference of the European Association of Law and Economics (EALE) in Bologna. The award, given in the memory of Goran Skogh, first President of EALE, aims to encourage outstanding young scholars of law and economics to remain in academia.
Kate Coyer, director of the Civil Society and Technology Project at CEU's Center for Media, Data and Society (CMDS) in the School of Public Policy, was named a fellow at Harvard's Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society. During this academic year, Coyer will research the role of Internet companies in responding to violent extremism online and the impacts on privacy and freedom of expression.
The Hungarian Academy in Rome hosted a presentation of Pagans and Christians in Late Antique Rome: Conflict, Competition, and Coexistence in the Fourth Century, a volume edited by Michele Renee Salzman, professor of history at the University of California, Riverside, Marianne Saghy, associate professor at Central European University, and Rita Lizzi Testa, professor of Roman history at the Universita degli Studi di...
Architecture and design magazine Octogon has published a 68-page special edition about CEU’s new buildings at Nador 13 and 15. The bilingual (Hungarian-English) publication includes stunning professional photos of the building as it was being built and of the completed spaces, as well as portraits of the workers by photographer Daniel Vegel.
CEU Campus Redevelopment Officer Zofia Pazitna won the Chris Bennett CEE Memorial Award for her performance as a candidate for membership in the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the world’s leading professional qualification in the fields of land, real estate, infrastructure and construction.
The Human RightS Initiative (HRSI) at CEU seeks volunteers to join their English Tutoring program that aims to benefit students at the Ambedkar Secondary School at CEU. The project has been initiated by Professor Karoly Boroczky, head of the Department of Mathematics, and is supported by CEU’s Civic Engagement Office, Roma Access Programs (RAP) and Human RightS Initiative (HRSI).