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Brexit: The Irish Perspective
January 20, 2017
The UBC Political Science Department and UBC Institute of European Studies presents a talk by Ambassador Jim Kelly Embassy of Ireland | Canada, “Brexit: The Irish Perspective” Friday, February 24, 12:15 – 1:45pm Buchanan Penthouse, Lunch available at 12pm RSVP here Jim Kelly joined the Irish civil service initially in 1984, working first with the […]

Esteemed Professor Martin Roth Awarded Peter Wall Institute Visiting Professorship
January 20, 2017
Martin Roth, Professor of Cultural Politics and Cultural Management at the University of Dresden, has been awarded the distinguished visiting professorship from the Peter Wall Institute. Professor Roth holds the title of Professor of Cultural Politics and Cultural Management at the University of Dresden. From 2001 to 2011 he served as Director General of the Dresden State […]

UBC and Freie Universität Berlin Collaborative PhD Opportunity
January 20, 2017
University Alliance for Sustainability: Spring Campus 2017 “Societal Transformation to Sustainability: Universities as Pacesetters“ From March 27-31 Freie Universität will host the second Spring Campus event of the University Alliance for Sustainability on the topic “Societal Transformation to Sustainability: Universities as Pacesetters?” Following a whole institution approach, the Spring Campus brings together researchers, management staff, […]

Europe Under Stress: A discussion with Ambassador Lawrence Cannon
December 24, 2016
Europe Under Stress: A discussion with Ambassador Lawrence Cannon UBC Political Science Department seminar rom (Buchanan C403), 12:15 pm, Monday, January 9, 2017 What might the new year bring for Europe and the world? Are there reasons for optimism? What role might Canada play? Lawrence Cannon is currently Canada’s Ambassador to France, a position he […]

EURUS MA Program, Carleton University
November 14, 2016
Russian and Eurasian Studies (EURUS) at Carleton University offers a unique interdisciplinary MA program with a regional focus on Europe and European integration, Central and Southeast Europe, Russia, the Caucasus and Central Asia.    EURUS now hosts a Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence, two Jean Monnet Chairs, one Jean Monnet Project, as well as the Magna […]