International Affairs


Special Lecture: “U.S. Constitutional Law in the Trump Era”

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to this special lecture on “U.S. Constitutional Law in the Trump Era” When: April 24 (Wed) 11:30 – 14:00 Where: VUB D-building D3.05 (third floor), seats 48 (see the campus map) Speaker: Stephen Barnes, J.D., Assistant Dean of Graduate and International Programs at the Pennsylvania State University ABOUT THE […]

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 […]

BOOK PRESENTATION: Molenbeek/Maalbeek – A Brussels Tale

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES.   Please accept our sincere apologies for this inconvenience. We will keep you updated on the rescheduling of the event.   Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the book presentation ‘Molenbeek/Maalbeek – A Brussels Tale’ written by Mr. Sven Gatz, Flemish minister for […]

VeCo Prof. Dordelli Rosales comments on Euronews on Venezuela’s crisis

On Monday 25th February 2019, Dr. Nelson Dordelli Rosales, Vesalius College Head of Law Department, was interviewed by EURONEWS and asked to comment on current Venezuela’s crisis. You can see the interview below:  

PANEL DISCUSSION Venezuela’s Crisis: is there a European Response?

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the panel discussion on the Venezuelan crisis and a possible European Response. Date: Tuesday, 5 March, 2019  Time: 18:00 – 19:00  Location: Green Room, U-Residence (VUB Campus, Bld Géneral Jacques 271, 1050 Ixelles) Panelists in alphabetical order: MEP Beatriz BECERRA BASTERRECHEA, Vice-Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights, […]

SPRING LECTURE: EU as Foreign Policy Actor in the Era of Populism

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the spring lecture on: ‘EU as foreign policy actor in the era of populism’ Speaker: Mr. Christian Leffler, European External Action Service, Deputy Secretary General for Economic and Global Issues. Date: Monday, 25 February, 2019 Time: 18:00 – 19:30 (light reception starting at 17:30) Location: Vesalius College (VeCo […]

Special Lecture: ‘Post WWII world and European order: perspective of Western Balkans and Eastern Neighbourhood’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the inaugural lecture of ‘POL324G: International Approaches to State-Building, Reform and Good Governance’ on: ‘Post WWII world and European order: perspective of Western Balkans and Eastern Neighbourhood’ Speaker: Dr. Katarina Mathernova, LL.M. Deputy Director General of the Directorate General for Neighborhood & Enlargement Negotiations, European Commission (strictly […]

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 […]