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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 […]

Giraffe Project Internship in Kenya

Vesalius College and the Giraffe Project charity are once again organizing a unique internship opportunity in Kenya. The Giraffe Project is a UK registered charity providing educational opportunities for children and young people from extremely deprived areas of Nairobi. It works closely with 3 schools in and around the slums, and also provides support for […]

Business Executive Seminars

Vesalius College will organise a series of Business Executive Seminars. The Business Executive Seminars are open to VeCo students as well as interested external parties. Attendance is free, but registration is required. Please register by sending an email to giulia.tercovich@vub.ac.be. VENUE: Vesalius College, Pleinlaan 5 (room VeCo 1) TIME: 18.00 – 20.00

The Franz Bingen Honours Essay Prize

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Franz Bingen Honours Essay Prize, effective Spring 2013. The prize is awarded to one student each academic year, for the best Honours Essay (at least A-) and is for €250. The winner will be decided by a jury composed of Dean, Associate Dean and Heads of Department.  

The Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award for Spring 2013

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award for Spring 2013. The scholarship is awarded to one student, each semester, and is for €1000.00. 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. […]

University of Cambridge & VeCo co-organize Workshop

Vesalius College co-organized with the University of Cambridge and the Global Governance Institute a senior policy workshop on past achievements and future challenges of the EU’s Common Security and Defence Policy. The workshop, which took place from 7 – 8 December at the University of Cambridge brought together British and French diplomats involved in setting […]