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MA European Studies alum Virginijus Sinkevičius nominated as European Commissioner

The Lithuanian parliament approved the nomination of Economy and Innovation Minister Virginijus Sinkevičius for European commissioner. Sinkevičius graduated from the master’s programme European Studies in Maastricht in 2013.

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Double success for CERiM in the recent Jean Monnet Action scheme of the EU’s Erasmus+ programme

CERiM Director Andrea Ott obtained a Jean Monnet Project (60.000€) entitled ‘Innovating the European Union and transforming Europe’. Aneta Spendzharova, Anna Herranz Surrales and Johan Adriaensen were successful in securing €300.000 of EU fundi...

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CERiM Newsletter (29 April 2019)

The latest issue of the CERiM Newsletter is available.

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Kiran Klaus Patel & Valentina Mazzucato appointed as KNAW members

Kiran Patel, professor of European and global history and Valentina Mazzucato, Professor of Globalisation & Development were both elected members of the Royal Academy of Arts & Sciences (KNAW).

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Alberto Alemanno Lecture Summary

On 13 November 2018, Alberto Alemanno gave the second Jean Monnet lecture of this academic year. Please find a summary here. 

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Ryan Heath Lecture Summary

On 10 October 2018, Ryan Heath (political editor at POLITICO Europe) gave the first Jean Monnet lecture of this academic year. Please find the summary here. 

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Summary of CERiM Conference on "Beyond Membership: The Transformation of the European Union"

On June, 7 CERiM held its third annual conference on "Beyond Membership: The Transformation of the European Union" at the Groote Sociëteit, Maastricht.

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Summary of Jean Monnet Lecture with Brandusa Predescu

On Thursday, April 19, CERiM was honored to  welcome Ambassador Brândușa Predescu, Minister Plenipotentiary of Romania to the Kingdom of the Netherlands, to Maastricht, for our fourth and final Jean Monnet Lecture of the academic year....

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Summary of CERiM Informal Event on Awkward Membership in the EU

On Friday March 23rd, CERiM organised a small informal event on awkward membership in the EU at the Karl Dittrich room at the Student Service Centre, Maastricht. The aim of the event was to have a discussion on membership, specifically

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Successful PhD Workshop on European Governance

On March 22st, CERiM held our second annual PhD workshop at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Maastricht. Seven young PhD researchers were invited to present their ongoing research on the theme of "The Future of European Governance".

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