News

27 October 2016
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Milou van Hout, ACCESS EUROPE PhD at the UvA Humanities Faculty, has been awarded the Thesis Prize of the Werkgroep Italië Studies/Research Network for Italian Studies for her master thesis “In search of the nation at Fiume: Fiume as historical narrative and lieu de mémoire of the Italian nation”.  read more
11 October 2016
After a successfull first edition during the Dutch EU Presidency in the first half of 2016, EU in the classroom continues with a second edition starting end 2016. read more
22 September 2016
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Theresa Kuhn’s book Experiencing European Integration. Transnational Lives and European Identity (published by Oxford University Press) has been awarded the Best Book Prize 2016 by the University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES).   read more
16 September 2016
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 Under the daunting title 'Haunted by the Volksgeist - nationality as a legal principle', ACCESS EUROPE Theme Leader Joep Leerssen will give the annual Kooijmans Lecture at the Law Faculty of the Vrije Universiteit on 27 September at 16:00.  read more
5 September 2016
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Barbara Vis, professor of Political Decision-making at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, has become Theme Leader of ACCESS EUROPE's European Politics and Society research theme, taking over from fellow VU professors Gary Marks and Liesbeth Hooghe.  read more
25 August 2016
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ACCESS EUROPE affiliate Dimitris Bouris has co-authored (with professor Nathan Brown) two opposite-editor (op-ed) pieces which are now published by Aljazeera and Carnegie thinktank respectively. read more
22 August 2016
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ACCESS EUROPE welcomes three new postdocs who will start their work in the upcoming months. They are appointed for one year and will be affiliated to a particular theme. Apart from their research, the postdocs will be active in organising events such as workshops and (public) debates. read more
22 August 2016
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Dr Christina Eckes, European Law and Governance Theme Leader at ACCESS EUROPE, has been appointed professor in European Law at the Law Faculty of the University of Amsterdam (UvA). read more
21 August 2016
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ACCESS EUROPE has published its first three papers in its Research Paper Series within the Social Science Research Network (SSRN), and encourages researchers to submit their work in progress to AccessEurope. read more
6 June 2016
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Paul van Hooft, contributor to the Europe and the World research theme, has received the Best PhD Dissertation award from the Belgian Association for Political Science (VPW) and the Dutch Political Science Association (NKWP). read more