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Call for papers on 'Passionate Politics'

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6 April 2015
UCL graduate students and staff are invited to submit papers for presentation at the upcoming spring FIGS Friday Forum on Passionate Politics.

Pentland Scholarship for the Executive MPA in Global Public Policy and Management

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5 March 2015
The School of Public Policy at UCL invites applications for the Pentland Scholarship to support one individual undertaking its Global EMPA programme run jointly with NYU Wagner in New York. 

UCLU European Society have published the winter issue of EUREKA

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13 February 2015
EUREKA is an award-winning student magazine, dealing with the politics, arts and culture of modern Europe and showcasing some of the finest journalistic and photographic talent on UCL campus. 

Call for abstracts: FIGS Friday Forum

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9 March 2015
The FIGS Friday Forum welcome proposals from graduate students and staff from any department, specifically in the Arts and Humanities, to give a 10-minute presentation on shame.

Second call for papers: Political Discourse: Multidisciplinary Approaches

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6 March 2015
We invite papers from researchers working in all disciplines concerning political discourse analysis to submit a paper for presentation at our upcoming two-day conference on Political Discourse. Submission deadline: 6 March 2015

Research Assistant: Passionate Politics

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2 February 2015
The project Passionate Politics, hosted by the Centre for Transnational History, the European Institute and SSEES between October 2014 and September 2017, is looking for a part-time Research Assistant to research and create content for its digital platform, as well as contribute to the research project more generally speaking.

Warsaw. The Jewish Metropolis: Essays in Honor of the 75th Birthday of Professor Antony Polonsky

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26 January 2015
This new collection of essays, edited by Prof. Glenn Dynner (Sarah Lawrence College)  and Dr. François Guesnet (UCL) reflects on the history of  the Warsaw Jewish community.

SSEES Centenary

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15 Janurary 2015
UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) will be celebrating its centenary in 2015.

Job Opportunity: Blog Manager

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23 January 2015
We are looking to recruit a part-time Blog Manager to oversee the set-up, maintenance and coordination of our new "Britain & Europe" blog.

CfP: Political Discourse

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26 March 2015
Bringing together political scientists and critical linguists, this conference will explore and debate the diversity of methods used to analyse political discourse in order to foster new collaborative areas of research.

Policy Briefings on Britain & Europe

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9 December 2014
Together with other partners, the European Institute has published seven policy briefings on Britain & Europe. The briefings form part of our larger Britain & Europe project which is funded by the European Commission. 

Transnational Monarchy: Rethinking the Habsburg Empire, 1804-1918

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8 December 2014
Professor Axel Körner has been awarded a Major Research Fellowship from the Leverhulme Trust to work on his new project "Transnational Monarchy. Rethinking the Habsburg Empire, 1804-1918". 

CfP: PADEMIA workshop in Berlin

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9 January 2014
The call for Proposals for the next workshop hosted by PADEMIA is now out. The latest workshop, to be held in Berlin, has the theme "EU communication transformed" 

Opportunity: UCL Public Policy secondment

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UCL Public Policy has established a scheme of part-time secondments for UCL researchers to spend time in Government departments or other policy organizations for a period of 3–6 months.

Media Translation and Accessibility in the EU

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We are pleased to announce that this year long project, funded by the European Institute's Junior Research Forum (JRF), has launched a new website. 

Interview: From Enslavement to Empowerment

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12 October 2014
The Journal Malmoe has interviewed Dr. Nathaniel Coleman (UCL) and Jeanette Ehrmann on the occasion of a recent event with academics and activists on the International Day for Reparations Related to Colonialism. Part of a year-long research project funded by the European Institute, the interview focuses on building a bridge from enslavement to empowerment of African people.

New call for Junior Research Forum

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8 December 2014
We are pleased to announce a new call for proposals for funding. Via our Junior Research Forum we offer funding to UCL postgraduate students, PhD candidates and postdoctoral follows to pursue collaborative projects on Europe and the European Union.

PADEMIA workshop in Vienna: Call for Proposals

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15 December 2014
The call for Proposals for the next workshop hosted by PADEMIA is now out. The topic of the latest workshop to be held in Vienna, is ‘Rethinking Representation? The Changing Environment for Parliamentary Democracy’.

European Commission grant awarded

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6 August 2014
Our two-year programme comprising research, events and resources on "Debating Europe in the UK" has been selected for funding by the European Commission.

Research Grant awarded: Passionate Politics

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24 July 2014
The UCL European Institute, the UCL Centre for Transnational History and UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies have been awarded £10,000 seed funding for a new interdisciplinary research project on “Passionate Politics” from CHIRP.

UCL-IF humanities partnership: 2nd Call for Proposals 2014-15

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July 2014
UCL and the Institut Français du Royaume-Uni invite UCL-based academics to apply for funds to organise collaborative workshops for the 2014-2015 academic year involving participants from UCL and from research institutions in France.

CREDOC invites British Academy post-doc proposals

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10 July 2014
UCL’s Centre for Research on the Dynamics of Civilisation (CREDOC) welcomes expressions of interest from candidates for British Academy post-doctoral fellowships that concern ‘civilisational’ matters. Candidates whom CREDOC selects to sponsor and who are successful in obtaining a BA Fellowship will be hosted by the Centre and offered an additional research grant of £1,000 per year of their tenure at UCL to run research activities that relate to civilisation(s).

New Britain & Europe policy briefing:Tax

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8 July 2014
This policy briefing discusses key issues regarding the recovery of overpaid tax and the role of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU).

New dataset on the EU's codecision procedure launched

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18 June 2014
UCL SPP's Dr Christine Reh is part of a research team to launch the data, which strongly underline the relevance of informal decision-making in the European Union since 1999.

UCL Provost on UCL and Europe

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22 May 2014
This week's contribution by UCL's new Provost, Professor Michael Arthur, was focused exclusively on "UCL's mutually beneficial relationship with Europe". Read the full article here.

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