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13 February 2014
Between 2-18 June 2014 Merje Kuus (Associate Professor of Geography at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada) will be ACCESS EUROPE Visiting Professor for the theme 'Europe and the World'. Merje Kuus will give a Masterclass, hosted by the VU, for PhD students on the topic of geopolitical knowledge production in bureaucratic settings on 3 June. On 4 June she will give a public lecture. read more
8 January 2014
Official opening of Amsterdam Centre for Contemporary European Studies
The new Amsterdam Centre for Contemporary European Studies (ACCESS EUROPE), run jointly by VU University Amsterdam (VU) and the University of Amsterdam (UvA), has been set up to gain a better understanding of the current crisis in Europe and changing relations between the European Union, the Netherlands and the rest of the world. To mark its opening, the joint institute will host an event entitled ‘Europe in Crisis – Resilient Europe’ on Wednesday, 22 and Thursday, 23 January. read more