Student News


Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award – Spring 2016

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Andrée Bingen Senior Scholarship Award for Spring 2016. The scholarship is awarded to one student, each semester, and is for €1000. 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 if […]

Franz Bingen Honours Essay Prize

Vesalius College is pleased to announce the Franz Bingen Honours Essay Prize, effective Spring 2016. The prize is awarded to one student each academic year, for the best Honours Essay (at least A-) and is for €250. Submission for this prize is automatic, no formal application is required. The winner will be decided by a […]

VSG Winter Ball: Casino Royale – Fall 2015

The winter ball organised by the VSG (Vesalius Students Government) took place at Imprimerie on December 11. This year’s theme was Casino Royale – students dressed up as James Bond and Bond girls, and enjoyed the evening!    

VeCo students at the Young European Council 2015 (YEC) at the European Parliament

Three Vesalius College students, together with the Young European Leadership members, organised the Young European Council 2015 (YEC) on November 15-19 at the European Parliament. The YEC annually convenes three aspiring leaders from each EU Member State to discuss about current-day issues. Through negotiations, engaging activities and interactions with senior policy makers and stakeholders, the YEC aims to foster […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Tufts Initiative for Leadership and International Perspective

Vesalius College is delighted to announce a unique international opportunity for four highly motivated and outstanding Vesalius College students and hereby launch a call for applications for four VeCo delegation fellowships for the 2016 Tufts University Initiative for Leadership and International Perspective (TILIP) and its annual EPIIC programme (Education for Public Inquiry and International Citizenship). TILIP and EPIIC are […]

Follow the btogether.be team @ Global Economic Symposium in Kiel, Germany!

VeCo’s Honours Class, the Btogether.be team is now at the Global Economic Symposium, which is taking place from 12-14 October in Kiel, Germany! The team is presenting their winning proposal and video that is focused on an interactive website and ‘app’ to connect refugees, migrants and expats to locals in Brussels and offer a wide range of volunteering services […]

VeCo Journalism class attends EU Foreign Correspondents briefing at Residence Palace

On the 25th of September, Journalism students attended the briefing for newly arrived correspondents in Brussels organised by Journalists at your Service. Chief spokesperson briefed them on media practices and procedures in Brussels institutions like the European Council, NATO and the European Parliament, thereby giving an insider’s view on the practice, specifically focusing on access to […]

VeCo Student Brett Manzer publishes in Journal of Undergraduate International Studies

VeCo student Brett Manzer (International Affairs, 2015) had her article ‘From Shout to Whisper: The Evolving Role of the French Language in Contemporary Parti Québécois Support’ published in the Spring edition of the Journal of Undergraduate International Studies (JUIS). JUIS comes out twice a year via the University of Wisconsin-Madison and seeks ‘best undergraduate work […]

Honours Class: ‘Btogether.be’ won the ticket to Kiel!

On Friday 25 September, two groups of VeCo’s Honours class presented their final products and a short video to the selection committee, consisting of Dr. Willi Scholz, Global Economic Symposium and the Leibniz Information Centre for Economics, and Prof. Dr. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, and the initiator of the Annual Honours Class. Throughout the Spring and […]

Great Design Wanted!

We have seen Gianni Versace, Guccio Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Tom Ford, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Coco Chanel and the list goes on… Do YOU have what it takes to be the new VeCo designer? We want YOU to design our Vesalius College T-shirts/sweaters. Send in your designs to Vesalius Student Government at vsgbrussels@gmail.com. The competition […]