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SPP student Fridon Lala, presents his paper at Columbia University

May 9, 2019

Fridon Lala (MPA ‘19) presented his paper “The Changing Face of European Regional Governance: Demystifying the Role of China in the Balkans” at the ASN World Convention on May 3rd, 2019.

Call for applications 2019: The George Soros Visiting Chair and the George Soros Visiting Practitioner Chair

May 8, 2019

The School of Public Policy (SPP) at Central European University (CEU) is seeking applications for its George Soros Visiting Chair and George Soros Visiting Practitioner Chair for the winter, fall, and spring terms. The next deadline is June 7, 2019.

Successful candidates will be scholars and/or practitioners who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement or have a distinguished record of participation in the professional, journalistic, political, or civic world of public policy.

SPP acting dean Kahanec speaks at the 15th EU Enlargement Anniversary Conference

May 5, 2019

CEU School of Public Policy's acting dean and professor Martin Kahanec spoke in the panel on Human capital, labour markets, migration and inequality in enlargements at the 15th EU enlargement anniversary conference "2004 EU Enlargement: Looking Back, Looking Forward" organized by the European Commission in Vienna and Bratislava on April 8-9, 2019.

2019 NASPAA-Batten Competition on Refugees: SPP team runners up in Maastricht and SPP student Carol Stephan’s team tied for first place in Cairo

March 27, 2019

After a very exciting day of negotiating, debating and deciding world affairs, at the current February 23rd, 2019 NASPAA-Batten Student Simulation Competition on Refugees, The School of Public Policy team (Daria Gerashchenko, Saheem Khizar, Fridon Lala, Eszter Szedlacsek, Jan Jacob Vogelaar) were the runners up at the UNU-Merit United Nations University site in Maastricht, NL where SPP was a co-host.

SPP acting dean Kahanec gives a lecture at the Jindal School of Government and Public Policy

March 13, 2019

Professor and Acting Dean of CEU’s School of Public Policy (SPP) Martin Kahanec gave an open lecture on “The Global Migration Challenge: Lessons from Europe” at the Jindal School of Government and Public Policy (JSGP) in Sunipat, New Delhi, India on February 13, 2019.