July 1, 2019
Promises made by wealthy countries to phase out coal power are too weak to slow climate change, according to a new paper by CEU researchers.
June 4, 2019
A new study by CEU researchers examines how to protect the bears, which are poached for the believed medicinal properties of their bile.
April 9, 2019
Professor Diana Urge-Vorsatz and alumna Borbala Czako were named to the prestigious Forbes Hungary list.
April 3, 2019
Members of the collaborative research consortium will analyze hundreds of EU-funded projects to propose actionable solutions.
February 6, 2019
A new lecture series discussing popular scientific topics kicks off on February 7. The first three events of the “Knowledge Knows No Limits” series focus on scientific research conducted by Central European University’s professors in the areas of climate change, cognitive science and network science. Each lecture also includes a professor from another Hungarian university or expert from the field, as well as a popular Hungarian figure who can provide practical ways to incorporate the research discussed into everyday life.
May 10, 2018
Professor Diana Urge-Vorsatz of CEU's Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy and CEU Provost and Professor Liviu Matei are cited in this Science magazine article about the threats to teaching and research in Hungary. http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/05/hungarian-scientists-are-edge-country-poised-force-out-top-university
September 26, 2017
At a time when the world may already have entered its sixth mass extinction, in this instance triggered by human induced climate change, cropland expansion, deforestation, and over-exploitation of wildlife and other resources, it is more urgent than ever that humans and wildlife learn to co-exist. Brandon Anthony, associate professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy at CEU, co-leads the research and teaching field “Sustainable Management of Socio-ecological S
August 7, 2017
Academia Europaea’s Council announced the election of Diana Urge-Vorsatz, professor at CEU’s Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy and director of the Center for Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Policy (3CSEP) as member of the academy at its meeting on September 4, 2017.
July 3, 2017
Three CEU programs have been awarded the prestigious status of Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees (EMJMD). The European Union’s Erasmus Mundus program aims to make studying in Europe more attractive for students from around the world by supporting outstanding joint programs in areas where Europe excels.
May 3, 2017
For energy transition to succeed, it's not enough to be viable on a technological and economic level, it must also be politically feasible, panelists concluded at a university-wide seminar held April 27 as part of the Intellectual Themes Initiative at CEU.