Understanding China: An International Contest

Posted on February 16th, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: all university students and citizens of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia and Slovenia Prizes: 1st Prize: Laptop/ 2nd Prize: Smartphone/ 3rd Prize: Android Tablet

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Join Understanding China: An international contest for CEE university students! The 16+1 cooperation between China and its sixteen Central and Eastern European partners has become one of the most interesting initiatives of our region. Budapest was the host of the first highlevel meeting between the two parties in 2011, followed by the first summit in Warsaw in 2012 and the annual summits in Bucharest, Belgrade, and finally in Suzhou, China. Political relations are flourishing, Chinese companies are... Read More »

Doctoral Research Position at CEU

Posted on January 23rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 February 2017 Open to: students with Master’s degree or equivalent in a related field Venue: Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy, CEU – Budapest

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The Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy at the Central European University (CEU) invites applications for a doctoral researcher position in the boundary area of urban sustainability transitions and transformation with emphasis on understanding the role of user-centered design in introducing and adopting nature based solutions. Starting from September 2017 under the supervision of Professor Laszlo Pinter, the position is fully funded for 3.5 years through the recently started NATURVATION (NATure-based URban innoVATION) project, supported by the EU’s Horizon 2020 program. Coordinated through Durham University, NATURVATION will take a transdisciplinary, internationally comparative approach to studying the multiple impacts... Read More »

Young Leaders’ Forum for Young Innovators, Budapest

Posted on January 12th, 2017 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline: 20 January 2017 Open to: young innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs who are active PhD researchers, young diplomats, and young professionals at companies investing in innovative projects Venue: 29-31 March 2017, Bálna (CET), Budapest, Hungary

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Young Leaders’ Forum (YLF) of think.BDPST, Hungary’s strategic conference is organised by the Antall József Knowledge Centre (AJKC) in cooperation with Design Terminal, the National Centre for Creative Industries. The conference is focusing on regional development and the perspectives of research, innovation, and future technologies.

The conference is organised on 29-31 March 2017, Bálna (CET), in Budapest.  The main objective of the conference, think.BDPST, is to provide a regional platform for high-level representatives of the governmental, academic, and business sectors to initiate dialogue about the different approaches to innovation and... Read More »

Media Lab Providing New Digital Tools for Students’ Research

Posted on January 11th, 2017 in Articles, Tips & TricksRespond to this post »

Many students find their second home in the library. Hours and hours spent in between the books. Library at the Central European University is not an exception in this sense. However, it is an exception in its innovativeness. Many students consider CEU library to be one of the best in the country, or even in Central and Eastern Europe. Five floors of “embodied knowledge” tell something, don’t you think?

Study & Relax

“Beyond the enhanced facilities, this redevelopment project has given us the opportunity to introduce important service improvements and technology advancements, such as instruction in media and visual literacy and other information resources and technologies, so that students, faculty and visiting scholars may use new digital tools... Read More »

South Balkans Scholarships

Posted on January 6th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 February 2017 Open to: applicants from the South Balkans, Albania, Bulgaria, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Greece, and Kosovo Scholarship: two fully funded scholarships on a merit basis

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Central European University’s (CEU) School of Public Policy will award two scholarships to applicants from the South Balkans to study in its unique, two-year Master of Public Administration (MPA) program. Scholarships are available for citizens of Albania, Bulgaria, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Greece, and Kosovo.

The MPA degree curriculum is focused on the study and practice of global public policy. CEU is an English-language, U.S. graduate university located in Budapest and accredited in both the United States and Hungary. The Master of Public Administration program is registered and accredited in the State... Read More »

Training Course: Youthworker 2.0

Posted on January 3rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 January 2017 Open to: youth workers, trainers, youth leaders from Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Serbia, Slovak Republic, United Kingdom Venue: 20-27 February 2017, Creative Space, Hollókő, Hungary

Description Main aim of this project is to support quality of youth work by raising competencies of youth workers. Are you a leader of volunteer projects or youth trainer? Have you ever worked with participants with special needs or fewer opportunities in your activities? And would you like to get more experience to be better prepared next time? Second training course within the project “Youthworker 2.0” is here just for you.

The participants will:

Reflect their own attitudes towards inclusion of people with special needs and fewer opportunities in a group; Understand the various disadvantages, their... Read More »

The Young Leaders’ Forum

Posted on December 16th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 January 2017 Open to: young professionals (aged 24-38) Venue: 29-31 March 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

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The Antall József Knowledge Centre (AJKC) cordially invites you to participate in the Young Leaders’ Forum (YLF) of think.BDPST, Hungary’s strategic conference on regional development and the perspectives of research, innovation, and future technologies. The conference is organised on 29-31 March 2017 in Budapest.

The main purpose of YLF is to foster a lively dialogue among young innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs, as well as active PhD researchers, young diplomats, and young professionals at companies investing in innovative projects. During the three-day event, participants will have the opportunity to exchange best practices, experience, and ideas in order to create a common standpoint on the main topics of... Read More »

Multifaceted Perspective of the Student Life at CEU

Posted on December 12th, 2016 in Articles, Events1 Response »

University on the “crossroads” of cultures. University where faculty and students from more than 100 countries. University in the Central Europe where intercultural and interdisciplinary education is the highest value. Can you guess which one? Central European University in Budapest, Hungary is the answer to this puzzle. Let’s explore deeper the intercultural spirit of the University.

Founded back in 1991, in the times when revolutionary changes were happening in Central and Eastern Europe, based on the premise that human fallibility can be counterbalanced by the critical discussion of ideas and that this critical spirit can be sustained best in societies where citizens have the freedom, currently with approximately 1,400 students and 370 faculty members from more than... Read More »

Youth Activism Seminar 2016 in Budapest, Hungary

Posted on September 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 September 2016 Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, linked to an organization or network Venue: 3– 4 November 2016, Budapest, Hungary

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The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) is the principal institution of the OSCE responsible for the human dimension. ODIHR’s activities are implemented in 57 participating States in accordance with ODIHR’s political mandate.

In 2016, ODIHR commenced the Words Into Action to Address Anti‐Semitism project to strengthen the capacity of OSCE participating States and civil society to prevent and respond to anti‐Semitism. The project aims to carry out activities over three years in three interconnected areas: addressing the security needs of Jewish communities, countering anti‐Semitism through education, and fostering coalition building... Read More »

Junior Social Media and Communications Manager at Europa Media

Posted on September 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 September 2016 Open to: candidates with experience in online communication, or pursuing a degree in either marketing or communications and with strong understanding of website metrics, data analysis, and reporting tools Remuneration: a competitive compensation and benefits package

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Europa Media is seeking an innovative, creative, open-minded and goal-oriented person to join the exciting and fast-growing team. They are looking for a Junior Social Media and Communication Manager who will manage the media campaigns of our European projects on social platforms and will create new and effective ways to extend our existing social media routine with the supervision of our Marketing Specialist.

The successful candidate will manage on a daily basis the social media accounts of several EU research and... Read More »