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Continuing Education at VeCo

Do you want to gain new expertise?  Do you want to advance your career? Do you want to improve your communication skills which can help you find new potentials? Vesalius College offers 2 certificate programmes to those who want to expand their horizons. Executive Course in Global Risk Analysis & Crisis Management Certificate Programme in European Business Communication […]

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Dean Koops publishes his new book “Oxford Handbook of UN Peacekeeping Operations”

Vesalius College’s Dean, Professor Joachim A. Koops, just published his latest edited volume – the Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations (Oxford University Press). The 900-pages handbook, co-edited with  Norrie Macqueen (University of St Andrews) Thierry Tardy (EU Institute for Security Studies) and Paul D. Williams (Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University), […]

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VeCo Professors co-organize presentation and discussion of Global Peace Index

On Monday 22 June, Serge Stroobants (VeCo Adjunct Professor of International Affairs) and Dean Joachim Koops co-organized with the Royal Military Academy and the Institute for Economics & Peace as well as an alliance of five think tanks (Friends of Europe, Global Governance Institute, the Royal Higher Institute for Defence, ATA and EAAB) the Brussels […]

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Dean Koops briefs European Parliament on EU-IMF Relations

On Wednesday, 17 June 2015, Prof. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, was invited by the European Parliament to brief members of the Committee on Economics & Monetary Affairs on the relationship between the European Union and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the context of global economic governance. The presentation was part of an […]

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Prof. Dr. Carta co-edited a special issue of Journal of Language and Politics

Journal of Language and Politics has just published a Special Issue on “Discourse Analysis and the Borders of European Identity,” edited by Prof. Dr. Caterina Carta and Prof. Ruth Wodak (Lancaster University). All contributions in the Special Issue apply discourse analytical methodologies to the analysis of the European Union’s (EU) discursive practices, with special attention […]

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Dean Koops has been interviewed by TVP1 (Polish National TV)

Prof. Dr. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, was interviewed by TVP1, Polish National TV.  He commented on the the current negotiations in Brussels between the EU, IMF and Greek government regarding the Greek economic and political crisis.

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Congratulations Class of 2015

On May 30 (Sat), Vesalius College commemorated great accomplishments of the Class of 2015, and celebrated the welcoming of their new beginning! A speech by Denise Campbell Bauer, U.S. Ambassador to the Kindgom of Belgium and a live performance by the students from the International School of Brussels graced the 25th annual graduation ceremony. Caro […]


GMAT Prep Course: Fall 2015

In September 2015, VeCo will be offering a 3-month GMAT prep course for students and alumni. The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a standardised test that the top universities and business schools in the world require as an assessment of an applicant’s ability to succeed in a business-related programme (including an MBA). The course […]

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VeCo meets #Hashtag – Live TV

Vesalius College and its students will take part in a live discussion programme on TV, #Hashtag. #Hashtag” is a new monthly TV series produced by a world renowned production team, and it will be broadcast live on YouTube, EU TV and UNTV.  100 participants including many VeCo students will be discussing the theme of this month: “Identity […]

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