As CEU President and Rector John Shattuck prepares to step down after seven years of outstanding service, the University is preserving his legacy by renaming the Center of Conflict, Negotiation and Recovery in honor of his visionary leadership of CEU. Canadian Michael Ignatieff was elected as CEU's fifth president and rector and will begin his term later this summer.
The Aleppo Project has recently introduced another valuable study for anyone who is interested in finding out about what has happened in and to Aleppo in recent years. The Aleppo Conflict Timeline begins in 2012 when the armed conflict in Syria reached Aleppo.
Name: Armenak Tokmajyan
Title: Research Fellow, Center for Conflict, Negotiation and Recovery, School of Public Policy
Number of years at CEU: 1 year
Home city/town & country: Aleppo (Syria)/ Yerevan (Armenia)
What's your favorite Hungarian food?
Túró gombóc, rakott krumpli and trying to like túró rudi
Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?
The Center for Conflict, Negotiation and Recovery (CCNR) at the School of Public Policy at CEU co-hosted the Lemkin Reunion/Milders Lecture Series panel entitled Remembering Srebrenica with the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands on October 2.
The Center for Conflict, Negotiation and Recovery (CCNR), the School of Public Policy (SPP), and the Center for EU Enlargement Studies (CENS) at Central European University hosted a one-day, student-organized international youth conference on the role of youth in Bosnia and Herzegovina's transition 20 years after the signing of the Dayton Agreement on APril 17.