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Job Opportunity

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The UCL European Institute is inviting applications for a Research Associate and Communications Coordinator. Closing date: 1 April 2015

A Call for Drawings

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5 May 2015
Artists, scientists and other professionals are invited to submit drawings for an interdisciplinary research project investigating the role of visual thinking and the role of visualizations in cognitive and creative processes.

Funding Opportunities: UCL Centre for Low Countries Studies

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17 March 2015
Students considering doing an MA in Dutch Culture or History at UCL have new funding opportunities available to them.

Beacon Bursaries

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20 March 2015
Beacon Bursaries of up to £2,000 are available to UCL staff and postgraduate research students who wish to engage the public in their research. Application deadline 20 March 2015.

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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Warsaw-Poster

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.

UCL Ranking

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18 December 2014
UCL is the top-rated university in the UK for research strength in the new Research Excellence Framework 2014 published today, by a measure of average research score multiplied by staff numbers submitted.

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.

Europe: Six decades of strife and controversy for UK

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17 November 2014
Britain's membership to the EEC was originally motivated by the perceived practical benefits for Britain rather than by a belief in the ideals of a closer political and economic union. Sir Stephen Wall, formerly Chair of the UCL EI Advisory Board and of UCL Council, explains how suspicion and political necessity still underwrite the discourse on EU membership.

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.

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