Vesalius College’s Fall Open Day took place on October 15 (Sat). More than 50 prospective students and their families met the professors, students, staff, and alumni and learned more about the Bachelor’s programmes at VeCo, Study Abroad as well as Internship opportunities, and why VeCo is the right place for the international-minded students. Please click the picture below to see the […]
On Monday October 24th from 18:00 to 19:30, Professor Michael Madison, Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, will give a lecture on ‘Copyright in the Era of Big Data.’ This event is organized by The Centre for Literary and Intermedial Crossings, the Institute […]
Prof. Dr. Svitlana Kobzar spoke at the 7th Xiangshan Forum in Beijing China. The forum took place from October 10-12 and focused on the theme: ‘Build a New Type of International Relations through Security Dialogue and Cooperation.’ Dr. Kobzar gave a speech as part of Panel 2 on ‘Global Governance: Security Implications of Globalization and De-globalization.’ […]
On Oct. 11th Linda Slapakova, a third-year International Affairs student, spoke at the European Youth Hearings at the European Parliament in Brussels. The European Youth Hearings are organized as a follow-up to the European Youth Event (EYE) which gathered more than 6 000 young people, including a Vesalius College delegation, at the European Parliament of Strasbourg this summer. Linda presented […]
Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to a special evening guest lecture on ‘The Future of Transatlantic Relations & Global Governance’ presented by H.E. Ambassador Anthony L. Gardner, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union, and Dr. Fernando Andresen Guimarães, Head of the Russia Division of the European External Action Service (EEAS). Please note that […]
On Friday October 7th, the Vesalius Student Government (VSG) hosted a party to celebrate the end of midterm exams. This year, the party was costume-themed and was held at Smous Bar. To see all the pictures of the party, go to the VSG’s Facebook page.
Prof. Dr. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, spoke at the Policy Seminar on ‘The Future of UN Peacekeeping Operations in a Changing World‘ which took place at the Flemish Parliament, Brussels, on September 26th. The event had as its main aim to discuss recommendations made by the High-level Independent Panel on Peace Operations (HIPPO) in the summer of […]
On Thursday 22nd of September, Vesalius College hosted an evening lecture given by Mr Geoffrey Harris, former Deputy Head of the European Parliament’s Liaison Office with the U.S. Congress, and Distinguished Teaching Fellow for European Integration and Global Human Rights at Vesalius College. The lecture, which was titled ‘European Integration and Discontents,’ was part of the European Peace and Security […]
Vesalius College is known for its unique teaching approach, TPEL (Theory-guided, Practice-Embedded and Experiential Learning). TPEL includes VeCo’s Capstone and Honours Classes and we are extremely proud that Iverna McGowan, Advocacy Director and Head of Amnesty International’s EU Office, and Jan Jambon, Deputy Prime Minister and Belgian Federal Minister of the Interior and Security have recognised and congratulated Vesalius College’s Honours Class projects.
On Saturday September 17th, Professor Dr. Svitlana Kobzar appeared in the evening news of 112, a Ukrainian national TV station. The interview focused on issues linked to higher education in Ukraine. Dr. Kobzar shared her experience of attending universities in the U.S. and the U.K. as well as serving as head of the Department of […]