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Prof. Terzis conducts study on impact of crisis on civil society organisations for EESC

Prof. Dr. Georgios Terzis, Associate Professor and head of Vesalius College’s Communications department, recently conducted a study for the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) on the “Impact of the Crisis on Civil Society Organisations”, along with Prof. Dr. Jamal Shahin and Prof. Dr. Alison Woodward of the Institute for European Studies. To view the […]

IA Capstone Course 2013: Advising the EU on its New Strategy towards the Post-Arab Spring Maghreb

The 2013 Spring Semester saw the launch of the new annual VeCo Capstone Course “From Theory to Policy-oriented Analysis and Advice”. This senior seminar provides IA students in their final year an opportunity to draw on all their acquired knowledge of their 3 years undergraduate studies in order to apply it to a high-level, real-life […]

VeCo News Spring 2013

The Spring 2013 issue of the Vesalius College Quarterly Newsletter is now online! In this issue: Academic Excellence Scholarship Fund Bringing Brussels to the Classroom Executive Course in Global Risk Analysis & Crisis Management: Don’t Miss the Early-bird Deadline! 20 VeCo Students Graduate in December 2012 A warm welcome to our new staff members Students Keeping […]

UN-EU Cooperation in Peacebuilding

On 25 March 2013, Vesalius College, in cooperation with the Global Governance Institute (GGI) and the Institute for European Studies (IES), held a high-level conference and workshop, entitled “United Nations – EU Cooperation in Peacebuilding”. The event, which was held within the context of Vesalius College’s 25th anniversary, focused on the current state of – […]

Vesalius College to Host UN – EU Cooperation in Peacebuilding: Press release

Brussels, March 2013: On 25 March 2013, Vesalius College, in cooperation with the Global Governance Institute (GGI) and the Institute for European Studies (IES), will hold a high-level conference and workshop, entitled “United Nations – EU Cooperation in Peacebuilding”. Vesalius College is hosting this major one-day event in the context of its 25th-anniversary celebration. It will focus on […]

Vesalius College Launches Executive Course in “Global Risk Analysis & Crisis Management”: Press release

Brussels, February 2013: In September 2013, Vesalius College, in cooperation with the Institute for European Studies (IES) and the Global Governance Institute (GGI), will launch an Executive Course in “Global Risk Analysis & Crisis Management”. The Course will provide participants with unique insights and fundamental skills required for mastering the field of global risk analysis, early warning and […]

Dr Joachim Koops Appointed to Committee for Internationalisation of the Academic Association for Contemporary European Studies

Dr Joachim Koops, the Chair of Vesalius College’s International Affairs department, was recently appointed to serve on the Committee for Internationalisation of the academic association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES), London. The UACES is the largest university association that groups academics, students and practitioners who are interested in all aspects of Europe and the European […]

Dr Svitlana Kobzar Interviewed on MSc in European Union Policy by Fulbright Commission

Dr Svitlana Kobzar, Associate Professor of the Master of Science in European Union Policy (MSc EUP), presents the programme in an interview with the Fulbright Commission.  

Vesalius College Brussels Launches Academic Excellence Scholarship Fund

Vesalius College is excited to announce the launch of the Academic Excellence Scholarship Fund. This fund will award scholarships to students who have outstanding academic records in secondary school and whose extra-curricular achievements show evidence of leadership in today’s global society. Other factors include letters of recommendation from their secondary school and (in certain cases) […]

Call for student candidates: Athgo’s 5th Global Innovation Forum at the World Bank in DC

We are pleased to announce a unique opportunity for VeCo students to participate in the 5th Global Innovation Forum at theWorld Bank headquarters in Washington, DC from May 22-24, 2013. This opportunity is sponsored by VeCo partner, Athgo, International, which is a UN-affiliated nonprofit organization based in Los Angeles, California that engages young people in constructive entrepreneurship. Since 2003 […]