Sanctions failed to facilitate the democratization of North Korea, therefore the change must come from within, Professor Hyug Baeg Im of Korea University said at a lecture hosted by CEU's Department of International Relations.
Neoliberal Governmentality and the Future of the State in the Middle East and North Africa, the latest book of Emel Akcali, assistant professor in the Department of International Relations, has recently been published by Palgrave Macmillan.
The First World War was more than a battle between rival alliances – there were dissenters and families divided by conflicting loyalties, according to Adam Hochschild, who tells their stories in "To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918" and spoke about them at CEU Nov. 25.
Title/position: Associate Professor, Department of International Relations
Number of years at CEU: 23
Home city/town & country: Budapest
What’s your favorite Hungarian food?
Paprikas krumpli, a type of potato stew with paprika and sausage
Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?
El Kazovszkij, Paul Klee, Palladio
Hungarian weekly HVG interviewed Marion Smith (IRES'09), executive director of the Victims of Communism (VOC) Memorial Foundation, a U.S.-based non-profit educational organization. The interview explores the similarities between VOC and the Hungarian House of Terror Museum, the Hungarian government’s support towards the establishment of the foundation, and Smith’s views regarding current Hungarian politics.
Exceptional master's and doctoral students were recognized in June for their academic achievements with awards presented on June 18. Scroll down for the slide show of photos of the ceremony.
The New York State Education Department (NYSED) has approved the proposed name change of the one-year degree at the Department of International Relations. The degree name has been changed from MA in International Relations and European Studies to MA in International Relations (1 year). The name change will affect students enrolling in the program from the academic year 2015-16 onwards.