Welcome to the Center for European Studies!

Spring 2012

Europe Day at Rutgers Day

Saturday, April 28, 2012

European Union - New Jersey Business Forum on Technology and Innovation

February 23, 2012
8:30am - 1:30pm
John J. Heldrick Center for Workforce Development
30 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Joint Rutgers University-Temple University Jean Monnet Research Workshop

Friday, April 13, 2012
Temple University


Fall 2011

Wider and Deeper? Enlargement and Integration in the European Union

R. Daniel Kelemen
Associate Professor of Political Science

Thursday, September 22, 2011
4:00 pm
Rutgers Dept. of Political Science
Hickman Hall 
Douglass Campus

Jean Monnet Research Workshop: Lessons from Europe

Thursday, September 29, 2011
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
and Friday, September 30, 2011
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Eagleton Institute for Politics
Douglass Campus

Choosing Without Choice: Berehynia and Barbie as Dominant Models of Femininity in Post-Soviet Ukraine

Oksana Kis
East European InitiativeMonday, October 10, 2011
Center for European Studies
Douglass Campus

bajanitalkThe Politics of the Eurozone Crisis

Gordon Bajnai
Former Prime Minister of the Republic of Hungary

Thursday, October 13, 2011
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Scholarly Communications Center, Alexander Library
College Avenue Campus

bernhardtalkConversation about the State of Postcommunist Studies

Michael Bernhard
Raymond and Miriam Ehrlich Eminent Scholar in Political Science
University of Florida

Monday, October 17, 2011
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Center for European Studies
Douglass Campus

EU-New Jersey Business Forum on Alternative Energy

Thursday, October 27, 2011
8:30am - 1:30pm
Heldrich Center for Workforce Development
College Ave Campus

Varieties of Capitalism and Euro Crisis
A Jean Monnet Lecture

Friday, October 28, 2011
Paulette Kurzer
Center for European Studies
Douglass Campus

How the European Legal System Works, and Does Not Work
A Jean Monnet Lecture

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Alec Stone Sweet
Eagleton Institute for Politics
Douglass Campus

A Jean Monnet Lecture

Thursday, December 1, 2011
James Caporaso
Center for European Studies
Douglass Campus

Teach Europe

Friday, November 18, 2011
8:30am - 3:00pm
Trayes Hall B
Douglass Student Center
Douglass Campus

Euro Challenge Regional Orientation

Thursday, December 8, 2011
Busch Student Center
Busch Campus




  • Keep an eye on this page for announcement of spring 2019 events!
  • Nikolas Kosmatopoulos will join CES as visiting scholar in spring 2019. Assistant professor in the dept. of Political Studies and Public Administration at the American University in Beirut, Nikolas's interests range from migration, to war and peace, to popular politics at sea! We are excited for his lively participation in the life of the Center.
  • CES announces its new Faculty Advisory Board
  • CES has been chosen as the Rutgers liaison to the Transatlantic Summer Institute, which runs transdisciplinary workshops for Ph.D. candidates in Germany and the U.S.
  • Resources and Outreach -- Grants

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Rose Petals Falling through the Pantheon's Oculus


Fountain designed to look like human faces


The Parthenon


European skyline (Links and Resources page)