Alumni Stories

In His Own Words: Alumni Speaker Uchenna Emelonye

June 23, 2017

CEU alumnus Uchenna Emelonye (LEGS ’04) has had a distinguished career with the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, where he currently serves as the Country Representative for Uganda. He’s also represented CEU well, earning the Alumni Impact Award last year and taking the dais as Alumni Speaker during this year’s graduation ceremony, on June 23.

Polish Ombudsman, CEU Alumnus, Bodnar Calls for Support for CEU

April 13, 2017

Polish Commissioner for Human Rights and CEU alumnus Adam Bodnar (LEGS '01) called upon the Polish academic community to support CEU. 

Alumna Pillar Named 2016 "CEO of the Year"

March 27, 2017

CEU Business School alumna Eva Pillar (MBA, '14) was awarded the prestigious "Women Energy CEO of the Year" award at last winter's Budapest Energy Summit in December, 2016. Eva serves as the Energy Sourcing Director at Hungarian energy company E2.

Congratulations, Eva!

Alumnus Kounalakis Earns Second Presidential Appointment

January 13, 2017

CEU alumnus Markos Kounalakis (IRES PhD, ’16) was recently appointed by President Barack Obama to the William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. This is his second presidential appointment in recent months.

Alumna Sarkisova Publishes Soviet 'Kulturfilm' Book

January 5, 2017

CEU alumna Oksana Sarkisova (NATI ’98 MA, HIST ’05 PhD) recently published her book “Screening Soviet Nationalities: Kulturfilms from the Far North to Central Asia.”