June 2, 2015
See attached article from the Budapest Business Journal on CEU's ongoing Campus Redevelopment project and how ensuring its design fits into historical Budpest was paramount to both the University and the architects.
May 19, 2015
Award-winning architects Sheila O’Donnell and John Tuomey said that communication between urban cultural heritage and contemporary architecture represents a key part of their design for the CEU campus redevelopment at May 14 event hosted by the Campus Redevelopment Office and the Cultural Heritage Studies Program.
May 13, 2015
The CEU community, including students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of the University, gathered May 9 in the construction area of Nador utca 15 in Budapest to celebrate laying the foundations for the renewed downtown campus. At this historic moment in the University’s history, the plans for the campus development in 1993 as well as the plans for the current redevelopment were ceremonially placed in the foundation of the building.
May 5, 2015
The CEU Campus Location Finder tool is accessible from the CEU website at http://locations.ceu.edu. The Location Finder helps members of the CEU community to find a school, department, support or administrative unit at CEU. For further information, additions, or changes, contact Web Team at email@example.com.
May 4, 2015
Title/Position: Director, Campus Development Office Number of years at CEU: 1 Home city/town & country: Budapest, Hungary What’s your favorite Hungarian food? Gundel palacsinta Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you? Federico Fellini What’s your favorite language, whether you speak it or not? French What’s your hidden skill or talent? Meditation
April 28, 2015
Over the past quarter century, CEU has become a globally recognized academic institution and an invaluable asset in Budapest. As the University's needs changed and its population grew, the need for new space became evident. As part of CEU's Earth Day celebrations, award-winning architects Sheila O'Donnell and John Tuomey presented to the campus community on April 22 to share their inspirations for the design and, importantly, the "green" elements key to BREEAM sustainability procedures that will set a precedent in Central and Eastern Europe.
April 13, 2015
Carved red marble blocks, fragments of tile, stained pieces of wrought iron – these are a few of the “archaeological finds” at the construction site of the new CEU building at Nador utca 15. Students in CEU’s Cultural Heritage Studies Program visited the site in March, uncovering these gems from another era in the history of downtown Budapest.
April 2, 2015
“The couple, having met at the University of Dublin and currently teaching there, has been managing their own firm for 27 years, and they have considerable experience in the construction of university buildings: among their numerous works stands out the recently inaugurated, red-brick London School of Economics. The new building of CEU in Budapest, endowed with a glass-window façade, and designed in cooperation with the Hungarian M-Teampannon architectural office, will be an extension to the school’s headquarters in Nador Street.”
March 31, 2015
CEU's Campus Redevelopment project is featured on the architecture blog Archello. http://www.archello.com/en/project/central-european-university-ceu-campus-redevelopment
March 23, 2015
The Department of Cognitive Science moved from the Frankel Leo utca building to the first floor of the Oktober 6 utca 7 building. The Cognitive Development Center is scheduled to move from Hattyuhaz to the first floor of the Oktober 6 utca 7 building on March 28. The noise associated with campus construction should cease by the end of the month.