Business


VeCo and University of New York join forces once again for Model EU event in January 2020

In January 2020, a delegation of Vesalius College (VeCo) students will participate in the Model EU 2020, a large-scale event organised by the State University of New York (SUNY) and hosted by VeCo in Brussels. During this SUNY Model EU, students and universities will represent country delegations in preparing to attend a European Council Summit. […]

Surprise US partner university ‘reunion’ at VeCo

Two study abroad-students from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, were surprised to be reunited with a Creighton alumna during their semester at Vesalius College in, Brussels: Vesalius College Business Law professor Stephanie Gardner. Read the full story here.

Graduation: Class of 2019

On July 6th Vesalius College held a commencement ceremony to celebrate the achievements of the Class of 2019. Acting Dean Olesya Tkacheva opened the event by highlighting the uniqueness of VeCo’s approach to education that makes its graduates competitive worldwide. The college was honored to have President Emeritus of European Council and former Prime Minister of […]

Vesalius College organises a panel on International Trade and Global Economy at the prestigious European Business Summit

Vesalius College, as knowledge partner to the prestigious European Business Summit 2019 in Brussels, organised a session on international trade called “Towards a More Forceful Trade Strategy in Perplexing Global Economy.” The European Business Summit’s 2019 edition took place on 6th and 7th of May in the Egmont Palace in Brussels. It welcomed 1620 participants, […]

VeCo Students Go to New York – SUNY Model EU

Five students from Vesalius College are now participating in the Model EU, organized by the State University of New York, taking place from April 4 till April 6. The SUNY Model EU is the longest established, continuous simulation of the European Union in the United States, bringing together over 150 students from EU member states and accession countries with students […]

VeCo BA Open Day Spring 2019

Vesalius College’s Open Day Spring 2019 took place on March 23 (Sat). Prospective students and their families met the professors, students, staff and alumni, and learned more about the College, Bachelor’s programmes, unique education model, Study Abroad programme and Internship opportunities. Please click the picture below to see the slideshow! If you missed the Open Day? No problem! Please contact […]

FALL Guest-Lecture: ‘Trust: the Glue in Both Business and International Affairs’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the Fall Guest-Lecture on: ‘Trust: the Glue in Both Business and International Affairs’ Speaker: Dr. Peter Verhezen (Managing Director of Verhezen & Associates Ltd) Date: 16 November (Fri) Time: 16:00 – 18:00 Location: Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels, floor -1, room “Rome”. LECTURE Trust – the underpinning principle […]

NVAO reaccredits VeCo BAs: “Very strong points and a unique profile in Belgium”

In 2018 in the context of the external quality assurance process, the Dutch-Flemish Accreditation Organisation (NVAO) thoroughly reviewed and assessed the academic quality of Vesalius College’s three Bachelor Programmes in Business Studies, Global Communications and International Affairs. After an extensive external evaluation led by an international panel of leading professors from the University of Cambridge […]

EU Lobbying Course hosts guest lecture by Hans Craen, Vice President of Kellen company

On Friday 19th October 2018, Hans Craen (Vice President of Kellen company) visited Vesalius College. He presented a detailed case study on an industry lobbying strategy and its implementation to VeCo students. This dynamic and participative event was moderated by VeCo Lobbying Professor Rachel Barlow. Along the lecture, he discussed the diversity of approaches to […]

Policy Officer from Transparency International EU, Raphael Kergueno, visits Vesalius College

On Friday 12th October 2018, Raphael Kergueno (Policy Officer from Transparency International EU) delivered a lecture at Vesalius College on ‘Money and Politics in the European Union.’ This dynamic and participative event was moderated by VeCo Lobbying Professor Rachel Barlow. The guest speaker presented on the many topical points including integrity in politics and the […]