CEU’s Alumni Relations and Career Services (ARCS) launched the latest issue of its quarterly online publication, E-News to nearly 10,000 alumni in 16 different editions. Colleagues from all departments are encouraged to submit news: upcoming events, campaigns, publications, awards, new hires, outstanding alumni profiles. Items of potential interest to alumni or with the possibility of alumni participation - conferences, reunions, and classes are especially sought.
By supporting the CEU|next:generation fund, alumni can help provide scholarships to talented, deserving students from around the world. These Alumni Scholarships are awarded to recipients in financial need who demonstrate both a real commitment to community service and the potential to become leaders at CEU and beyond. Since 2001, alumni philanthropy has provided scholarships to 133 students from around the world.
CEU alumnus Nurbek Jenish (ECON ’09, PhD) has recently been appointed as the Deputy Chairman of the National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic. After leaving CEU, Jenish taught at the American University of Central Asia, heading its Economics Department since 2012. Previously, Nurbek worked at the Asian Development Bank and at the National Bank of Hungary. He also served as a consultant to the World Bank in Washington D.C.
CEU Business School alumnus Ashwin Kutty (IMM, ’04) was recognized by the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance for leadership of his multimedia design firm, WeUsThem. On May 21 he was presented the Alliance’s Peter Brojde Award for Canada’s Next Generation Executive Leadership, at a special gala in Ottawa.