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VeCo Holiday Greetings

VeCo students, faculty and staff wish you all a happy holiday in their languages! Click here to see the video!


Prof. Dr. Chew speakson the Battle of the Bulge in the St. Vith conference center

On 16 December, Prof. Dr. William L. Chew III gave a keynote lecture on the Battle of the Bulge in the St.Vith conference center, the “Triangel”, in the German-speaking part of Belgium. The lecture was delivered as a kick off to a podium discussion with eyewitnesses, historians, and students, hosted by the BRF (Belgian National […]

Prof. Dr. Koops interviewed by Polskie Radio

On December 6, Prof. Dr. Joachim Koops was interviewed by Polskie Radio (Polish national radio).  In the interview, Prof. Dr. Koops talks about the future of Russia-EU relations in the wake of Putin’s annual speech. You can listen the radio interview (dubbed in Polish) here.

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EPSS Lecture: Role of Civil Society of Belgium in Promoting Peace in the Ukraine

On December 4th 2014, Vesalius College in cooperation with the Global Governance Institute and the Institute for European Studies, held the concluding lecture for the European Peace & Security Lecture Series, “Role of Civil Society of Belgium in Promoting Peace in the Ukraine.” The lecture brought together four different perspectives of active civil society groups […]

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EPSS Lecture: ‘Between Regional and International Crises’

Another EPSS lecture took place on December 1, with Aniseh Bassiri Tabrizi as a guest speaker.  Aniseh is a visiting fellow of the European Council on Foreign Relations, and a PhD candidate at the King’s College London. She is also an Associate Member of the European Iran Research Group (EIRG). After an introduction by Prof. Dario Cristiani of Vesalius College, the lecture […]

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VeCo and LSE co-organize workshop on “The EU as a Diplomatic Actor”

You are warmly invited to join the workshop, “The European Union as a Diplomatic Actor”, co-organized by the Vesalius College and the London School of Economics and Political Science. Date: January 25, 2015 Time: 14:00 – 17:00 Place:  International Relations Department, London School of Economics & Political Science, at Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, UK For […]

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EPSS Lecture: ‘How Japan sees the future of Asia and copes with it’

On November 25, the Vesalius College co-organized the EPSS lecture with the Brussels Diplomatic Academy. H.E Mr. Masafumi Ishii, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Kingdom of Belgium, concurrently Representative of the Government of Japan to NATO spoke about what Japan can do in Asia in a globalized world, and how the country sees the […]

Prof. Dr. Kobzar interviewed by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Prof. Dr. Kobzar was interviewed by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty on political events in Ukraine. She shared her view on the parliamentary elections in Ukraine and the importance for the new parliament to pursue genuine and far-reaching reforms. Contrary actions, including populism, can seriously challenge the support received from the European Union. Click here to […]

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VeCo co-organizes Korea-EU Forum

On November 27-29, the Vesalius College co-organizes the Korea-EU Forum on Strategic Partnership.  Prof. Joachim Koops, Dean of the Vesalius College, chairs the senior policy session.  To see the program, please click here.

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