European Peace & Security Studies
Prof. Thomas Renard, Adjunct Professor at Vesalius College, has been interviewed by many international media about the recent attack. Please click the link below to read or watch the interview. Why Belgium is not Europe’s jihadi base, Politico Belgium searches soul after home-grown jihadis slipped through net, The Guardian Experts question whether Salah Abdeslam will […]
Emily West, a study abroad student who is currently studying at Vesalius College, has been interviewed by FOX43 and ABC27. In both interviews, she said that she still feels safe in spite of what happened in Paris and Brussels. She said, ‘we’re scared but I don’t think you shoudl let the fear get to you.’ Please click here […]
Dr. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, has been interviewed by TBS eFM, an English speaking radio in South Korea, about the recent attack in Brussels. Please click here to listen to the interview.
After the tragic event in Brussels, professors and an alumnus of Vesalius College have been featured in several international media, sharing their expertises in each field. Please click the following links to see the footage. Dean Koops talks about the importance of stronger cooperation between Belgium and EU on the Estonian TV Dean Koops talks about […]
Dr. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, has been interviewed by NBC news. He talked about what the E.U. needs to do to prevent further terror attacks on the continent. Please click here to watch the interview.
Prof. Serge Stroobants, Adjunct Professor at Vesalius College, has been interviewed by Euronews. He gave his take on how to strike the balance between fighting terror and protecting civil liberties in Europe. He has also shared his insight about the root of radicalism on BBC Radio 4. Please click here to watch the interview on Euronews. […]
Dr. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, has been interviewed on NHK World, the international service of NHK, Japan’s largest broadcasting organisation. During their news programme ‘Newsline,’ which is aired daily in more than 150 countries, Dr. Koops shared his insights on the current situation and also talked about the security challenges that Belgium is facing. Please CLICK […]
Prof. Serge Stroobants, Security and Defence Expert and International Affairs Professor at Vesalius College, has been interviewed by Sky News (UK) about the current situation in Brussels. Please click here to watch the footage.
This year’s International Affairs Capstone Course is organised in cooperation with the United Nations Liaison Office for Peace and Security (UNLOPS) and focuses on how the European Union and United Nations can work better together in order to address major global threats to peace and security.
Prof. Dr. Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, was awarded the UACES Grant for Collaborative Research Network on “Europe’s Return to UN Peacekeeping.” This is a three-year research grant from the University Association for Contemporary European Studies. The network, comprising more than 12 international think tanks and universities, will examine issues related to a stronger EU […]