June 22, 2018
Today at Central European University's 27th graduation ceremony, 693 students from 100 countries received master's, doctoral degrees and non-degree certificates at Budapest's Palace of Arts (MUPA). The University also awarded the Open Society Prize to celebrated Hungarian economist Janos Kornai for his pioneering economic analysis that laid bare the destructive irrationality of “closed societies” of the communist type and for his important contributions to the economic canon.
June 19, 2018
Central European University hosted its first ever Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on June 18. Hosted by the Dean of Students' Office, the competition featured presentations by 10 CEU doctoral students covering a wide range of research topics, from the cognitive processes of babies through bank bailouts to ethical farming. Each student had 180 seconds to give a compelling presentation on their thesis and its significance. The participating doctoral students were:
June 5, 2018
The 9th Annual CEU Picnic, organized by the Dean of Students Office and the CEU Sports Center, attracted more than 700 members of the CEU community, friends, and families on May 26, 2018.