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Prof. Van Kerckhoven and Prof. Koops receive prestigious “Rutherford Fellowships”

VeCo professors Sven Van Kerckhoven (Head of the Business & Economics Department) and Professor Koops (Professor of International Affairs and outgoing Dean of Vesalius College) have both been awarded the prestigious “Rutherford Strategic International Fellowship”. Funded by the UK’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy “to attract highly skilled researchers and the best and […]

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EPSS Lecture: ‘Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula and the Yemen Crisis’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the evening lecture on: ‘Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula and the Yemen Crisis’ Speaker: Mr. Ludovico Carlino (Senior Analyst, IHS Jane’s Markit) Date: 19 October (Thu) Time: 18:30 – 20:00 (Light reception to follow) Place: Lisbon Room, Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels)   SPEAKER’S BIO Ludovico […]

Students from Saffron Walden County High School visit VeCo

On Friday February 4, Vesalius College had the pleasure to welcome Economics and Business Studies students from Saffron Walden County High School, Essex. Dean Joachim Koops welcomed the group and gave a short presentation about the college’s history and its unique TPEL (Theory-guided, Practice-Embedded and Experiential Learning) methodology. Prof. Koops started an interesting dialogue on […]

EPSS Guest Lecture Series: ‘The EU Global Strategy: From Vision to Action’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the next EPSS lecture on‘The EU Global Strategy: From Vision to Action’ Date: 24 November, 2016 (Thu) Time: 18:00 – 19:30 Place: Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels), Room ‘Rome’ The EPSS Lecture Series 2016 is open to the public and free of charge, but registration is required as […]

Evening Lecture on Copyright in the Era of Big Data

On Monday October 24th from 18:00 to 19:30, Professor Michael Madison, Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, will give a lecture on ‘Copyright in the Era of Big Data.’ This event is organized by The Centre for Literary and Intermedial Crossings, the Institute […]

Special EPSS Lecture: 19 Oct. ‘The Future of Transatlantic Relations & Global Governance’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to a special evening guest lecture on ‘The Future of Transatlantic Relations & Global Governance’ presented by H.E. Ambassador Anthony L. Gardner, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union, and Dr. Fernando Andresen Guimarães, Head of the Russia Division of the European External Action Service (EEAS). Please note that […]

Two new Law Professors join VeCo

Vesalius College is proud to welcome Dr. John Heieck and Sheila Wilkinson to the Department of International & European Law. Dr. John Heieck  joins us from the University of Kent, Brussels School of International Studies, where he also serves as the Lecturer of Public International Law, International Diplomatic Law, and Fundamentals of Dissertation Research. John holds […]

Two awards available for Vesalius College students

As a school of excellence, Vesalius College continually strives to promote academic rigor within its student body. In order to reward students’ hard work throughout the academic year, the College awards two honorary prizes to dedicated and diligent young scholars. Click on the links below to get informed about eligibility requirements for these two awards. The Andrée Bingen […]

Vesalius College Welcomes its New Students

From August 17th to 19th, all new students were welcomed to Vesalius College with a 3-day Orientation. During these first few days, students were able to get their bearings around campus and get acquainted with some members of faculty, staff and of the student body. The first day of Orientation was wrapped up by the Dean’s reception, […]