Alumni Campaign News

Celebrating Alumni Leadership at ‘Impact’ Forum

This year’s Alumni Impact Forum brought together more than a dozen alumni leaders and volunteers from around the world to discuss the realities of promoting CEU’s global community.

The annual two day event, held on May 11 and 12 at CEU, provided both recognition and training for attendees, while encouraging them to share what works – and what doesn’t – in the field. See photos. 

Serbian Alumni Rally for National Fund

Approximately 20 alumni and friends gathered in Belgrade last week to support CEU students from Serbia – and to save their national scholarship fund.

The Saturday, May 27 “CEU Afternoon Gathering” took place at the Cultural Centre Belgrade and included social and fundraising elements, as well as a pre-departure orientation for local students set to begin studies in Budapest this fall.

Alumni Take Action in Budapest, Beyond to Save CEU

This is huge!

CEU alumni in Budapest and around the world have taken action in defense of their University, which is currently being targeted by legislation that could drive it from Hungary. (See photos below.)

On Sunday, April 3 alumni in Budapest were among the approximately 10,000 people who joined in a grassroots march to the Hungarian Parliament demanding academic freedom for CEU and throughout Hungary.

CEU Launches 'Impact' Alumni Campaign

In February the CEU Alumni Relations team premiered a brand new campaign to secure its future while celebrating the impact its alumni are making worldwide.

The CEUimpact Alumni Campaign allows graduates to help their alma mater achieve critical financial sustainability, enabling it to continue its important work in challenging times (see details). 

Alumni Raise More Than $1 Million for CEU

The results are in, history's been made – and CEU alumni have outdone themselves!

Alumni donors successfully closed CEU's Alumni Campaign last month by contributing $35,000 in excess of the campaign's $1 million goal. SEE FINAL STATS.