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VeCo’s Open Day – Fall 2017

Another great Open Day took place on Saturday October 21. Prospective students and families had the opportunity to meet the faculty, current students and staff members to learn more about Vesalius College. The day started with a presentation by Dean Koops introducing Vesalius College including outstanding programmes, faculty members, partnerships with other renowned universities, followed […]

Prof. Dr. Peter McKiernan joins Vesalius College as Distinguished Professor of Business

Vesalius College is pleased to announce that Prof. Dr. Peter McKiernan has joined Vesalius College in the Fall Semester as Distinguished Professor of Management in the Department of Business. Prof. Dr. McKiernan is an internationally renowned expert on Management, Strategy and Marketing. He had an extensive career as an academic and practitioner. Currently, he operates […]

First-year students start their self-development journey with coaching and training experts

As part of the curriculum, Vesalius College provides the first-year students a self-discovery and self-development seminar. This year Mona Shair-Wlock and Martine Alonso Marquis, coaching and training experts of Key2advance, organised a full-day session of self-reflection, personality assessments, and group activities. The outcome of the seminar, for students, is to gain a better understanding of […]

Prof. Dr. Munira Aminova presents a paper at the 30th IPMA World Congress

Dr. Munira Aminova has presented a paper at the 30th IPMA World Congress ‘Breakthrough Competences for Managing Change,’ under the auspices of Expo 2017 which took place in Astana, Kazakhstan. Prof. Aminova spoke at the panel session on High-Tech Industries and highlighted the development of e-government countries and its impact on the legislature, policies and […]

Dean Koops briefs EU Ambassadors on Future of Global Governance

On 1st September 2017, Joachim Koops (Dean of Vesalius College and Professor of International Affairs), was invited by the Head of the Division of Multilateralism and Global Issues of the European Union External Action Service (EEAS) to give a talk to EU Ambassadors and Heads of Delegations on the future of Global Governance. Chaired by […]

Welcome to Vesalius College – Fall Orientation 2017

The fall semester kicked off with the 3-day orientation, welcoming students from all around the world! Over the orientation week, students got acquainted with all that VeCo has to offer while making new friends and settling into their new community, new city and/or new country! Good luck, and enjoy your VeCo experience! Please click the picture […]

VeCo Prof. Dr. Maria Martin de Almagro publishes a new paper on gender justice

Dr. Maria Martin de Almagro’s paper entitled ‘Transitional Justice and Women, Peace and Security: A critical Reading of the EU Framework’ has been published on the website of The London School of Economics. In this paper, Dr. Almagro presents an overview of the EU Policy Framework on support to transitional justice and her understanding of […]

VeCo Prof. Dr. Tongfi Kim publishes an opinion piece on The Diplomat

Dr. Tongfi Kim, Assistant Professor of International Affairs, has shared his opinion via his article ‘Asia’s Minilateral Moment’ on The Diplomat. In this article, he talks about how Asian states are planning to strengthen cooperation between each other after the 2017 US Presidential election. To read the article, please click HERE.

Vesalius College hosts the launch of the Global Peace Index 2017 in Brussels

On Monday, June 12, Vesalius College hosted the launch of the Global Peace Index (GPI) 2017. This was an event co-organised with leading institutes and important think tanks, such as the Institute for Economics and Peace, the Royal Military Academy, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Europe, Search For Common Ground and the Global Governance Institute. Over the […]

VeCo Professor Dr. Van Kerckhoven publishes a reflection on the EU-G7 relation in the age of anti-globalization

Prof. Dr. Sven Van Kerckhoven has co-authored (with Prof. Dr. Jan Wouters, KULeuven) a short reflection on the relation between the EU and the G7 in the age of Trump and Brexit. The reflection is part of a book that has been published in preparation of the G7 Summit in Taormina, Italy, last week. The […]