Simon Rippon, who holds a joint appointment in the Department of Philosophy and the School of Public Policy has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor, effective December 1, 2016, based on the recommendation of the Provost supported by the Reappointment and Promotion Committee.
As CEU’s new campus’s BREEAM certification attests, the new buildings were designed with sustainability in mind, and are packed with solutions to reduce energy waste. Find out more about all the technology and smart design that went into the new campus in the new Building User Guide. Download it here!
The CEU community had a refreshing taste of south Asian performing arts when Saumya Shukla, a well-known performer of the Indian classical dance form, Kathak (literally meaning “Story”), performed and also narrated the history, traditions and intricacies of this enchanting form on December 8 in the new CEU auditorium.
CEU students visited a local animal shelter in Budapest December 2, volunteering their time to support animal welfare. They were introduced to the animals and given a brief history of the shelter and how it helps the animals. They had the chance to spend some quality time with the dogs, showing them some much-needed love and taking them for a long walk in the fresh air. Given the limited supply of food for the animals, the students were happy to bring some supplies.
Name: Zsolt Enyedi
Title: Professor, Department of Political Science / Pro-Rector for Hungarian Affairs
Number of years at CEU: 20 (Plus a year as a student in 1993-1994.)
Home city/town & country: Dej or Dés, Romania
What’s your favorite Hungarian food? Töltött káposzta (stuffed cabbage) and vinetta (eggplant-cream, Transylvanian style)
"Screening Soviet Nationalities: Kulturfilms from the Far North to Central Asia" (I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd, 2017), by Blinken OSA Research Fellow and CEU alumna (HIST) explores how filmmakers sought to create a cinematic map of the new state by portraying its land and peoples on screen i
The Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives has released its 2015 Annual Report in a new digital format, with an in-depth view of the archives' diverse activities. Year 2015 was marked with significant changes in the life of OSA as the institution was renamed following the pledge of generous donation by Vera and Donald Blinken.