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Dr. Svitlana Kobzar will speak at Asan Plenum 2015 in Seoul

Prof. Dr. Svitlana Kobzar has been invited to the Asan Plenum 2015, organized by the Asan Institute for Policy Studies, which will take place in Seoul, Korea from April 28-29. The theme of this year’s Asan Plenum is “Is the U.S. Back?” American decline has emerged as a powerful discourse in recent years. A decade […]


Join VeCo and VUB for the Volunteer Day

Dear students, On Wednesday March 4th, VUB is organizing its first Volunteer Day to encourage students to do volunteer work in Brussels and to thank those students who have already been involved in the volunteer work.  VeCo alumni will also give a testimonial about his experiences with volunteering in Brussels. You can check out many organizations which […]

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New book edited by Prof. Dr.Caterina Carta

Prof. Dr. Caterina Carta co-edited a book “The European External Action Service and National Foreign Ministries.”  This book assesses the impact of the creation of the European External Action Service (EEAS) on the national foreign policy-making processes and institutions of the EU member states.

Geroge Terzis

New book: “Mapping Foreign Correspondence in Europe” by Prof. Dr. Terzis

The book launch of “Mapping European Foreign Correspondence“, edited by Prof. Dr. Georgios Terzis, Head of the Communications Department at Vesalius College, took place on Monday, Febaruary 23 at the Brussels Press Club. This book represents the first Pan-European study of foreign correspondents and their reporting. It includes chapters from 27 countries, and it aims to study […]

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VeCo and London School of Economics co-organize a Diplomacy Workshop

On 28 January (Wed), Vesalius College and the London School of Economics (LSE) co-organized an international workshop on the changing nature of European Diplomacy. Held at the LSE’s European Union Foreign Policy Centre, in front of a diverse audience of 70 students, diplomacy experts and senior governmental officials, the event examined the successes and failures of […]

Career service

Career Service Available for VeCo Students

Vesalius students have the great opportunity to meet a career advisor from key2advance for an individual 30-minute career advice session. During the session, which will take place at VeCo (in the Dialogue Rooms located on Floor -1), the career advisor will be giving feedback on CVs and cover letters, as well as tips for mastering […]

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Spring Guest Lecture: “The Gulf Cooperation Council: Challenges and Prospects”

On February 4, her excellency Amal Al Hamadi of the Gulf Cooperation Council gave a lecture on the mission of the six member state Gulf Cooperation Council as well as the current challenges which the organization is facing.  After the lecture she answered questions from the audience relating to the organization’s efforts to solve the problems and its […]


Franz Bingen Honours Essay Prize

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Franz Bingen Honours Essay Prize, effective Spring 2015. The prize is awarded to one student each academic year, for the best Honours Essay (at least A-) and is for €250. Submission for this prize is automatic, no formal application is required. The winner will be decided by a […]


Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award – Spring 2015

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award for Spring 2015. The scholarship is awarded to one student, each semester, and is for €1000. To be eligible, you must be a 3rd year student with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.8, preference will be given to students in financial difficulty […]

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VeCo launches a new postgraduate certificate programme

This semester, Vesalius College has launched a new postgraduate certificate programme – European Business Communication, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Steffi Weil, and welcomed 5 students from China. This programme is intended for non-degree seeking students to acquire fundamental communication skills such as academic writing, presentation and conversation skills – It provides the best possible academic […]

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