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 […]

Professor Frank Billingsley presented at the NAFSA Conference in Los Angeles on May 31, 2017

The Counsel for International Schools (CIS) worked with VeCo Professor Billingsley, Douglas Wren from Wren and Fida International, Kevin Hostetler from the University of Southern California, and Nunana Nyomi from CIS to provide a presentation at the conference on Safety, Security, and Risk Management in Recruitment Travel. The presentation provided guidance for institutions to better manage […]

VeCo 30th Anniversary Celebration brings together Alumni, students and professors

On Saturday, 13 April, Vesalius College celebrated its 30th Anniversary with a barbecue that brought together more than 70 members of the VeCo community. Students, Alumni, faculty and staff attended the event organized by the Vesalius Student Government (VSG). Along the celebration, attendees had the chance to re-encounter colleagues and classmates, and enjoy the barbecue service. The event […]

VeCo 30-Year Anniversary BBQ

At the occasion of VeCo’s 30-year anniversary, Vesalius College and the Vesalius Student Government have the pleasure to invite you to VeCo’s 30-year Anniversary BBQ, taking place on Saturday, May 13 from 14:00 onwards at the VUB campus! Join us to celebrate this important milestone for VeCo together with VeCo students, faculty, staff and alumni. […]

Dean Koops speaks on Global Economic Governance at the European Parliament

On 12 January, Professor Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, participated in a workshop on “Global Economic Governance: Which Role for the EU?”. Organised by the European Parliament Research Service at the European Parliament, the workshop explored the growing challenges of a changing global economic climate for citizens, the European Union and global governance mechanisms. […]

Holiday Greetings from VeCo

VeCo students, faculty and staff wish you all Happy Holidays (in their languages)!

Information Session – November 30th

On Wednesday 30th from 6pm to 8pm, Vesalius College will organise a casual information session for prospective students and their families. During this session, you will be able to meet Vesalius faculty members and ask any questions you may have. Venue: Vesalius College, Pleinlaan 5, Brussels If you would like to join us, please register here. […]

Dean Koops speaks at the Flemish Parliament

Prof. Dr. Joachim Koops, Dean of Vesalius College, spoke at the Policy Seminar on ‘The Future of UN Peacekeeping Operations in a Changing World‘ which took place at the Flemish Parliament, Brussels, on September 26th. The event had as its main aim to discuss recommendations made by the High-level Independent Panel on Peace Operations (HIPPO) in the summer of […]

Former Deputy Head of the European Parliament’s Liaison Office with the U.S. Congress Speaks at VeCo

On Thursday 22nd of September, Vesalius College hosted an evening lecture given by Mr Geoffrey Harris, former Deputy Head of the European Parliament’s Liaison Office with the U.S. Congress, and Distinguished Teaching Fellow for European Integration and Global Human Rights at Vesalius College. The lecture, which was titled ‘European Integration and Discontents,’ was part of the European Peace and Security […]

Dr. Kobzar is interviewed for Ukrainian television

On Saturday September 17th, Professor Dr. Svitlana Kobzar appeared in the evening news of 112, a Ukrainian national TV station. The interview focused on issues linked to higher education in Ukraine. Dr. Kobzar shared her experience of attending universities in the U.S. and the U.K. as well as serving as head of the Department of […]