Alumni Stories

CEU Alumnus Popescu Moldovan Foreign Minister

June 27, 2019

CEU alumnus Nicu Popescu (IR MA '03, PhD '09) was recently appointed Foreign Minister of the Republic of Moldova. He has since commented extensively on the constitutional crisis in that country. See interview.

CEU Alumna Appointed Facebook's Ukraine Policy Manager

June 14, 2019

CEU alumna Kateryna Kruk (POLS '13, Ukraine) was recently hired as Facebook's Public Policy Manager for Ukraine. Learn more about Kateryna, her fight against fake news and more: story.  

Alumna-Founded Startup Among Slovakia's Top Ten

Papaya POS, founded by CEU alumna Zuzana Vojtekova (IR '04), was recently included among Forbes Slovensko's top 10 most successful startups in the country! Read the Forbes interview (in Slovak). 

Alumnus Cutty Named Among Canada’s Top 50 CEOs

CEU Alumnus Ashwin Cutty (IMM ‘04), President & CEO of WeUsThem Inc, was recently named among Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs by the Atlantic Business Magazine.

The awards consider awardees' corporate, community and industry involvement. Company growth, response to managerial changes, and other factors are also considered.

Alumnus Bodnar Wins Rule of Law Award

CEU alumnus Adam Bodnar (LEGS'01), Poland’s independent ombudsman and his team have been honored with the 2019 Rule of Law Award by The World Justice Project for their efforts to stem the country’s backsliding on judicial independence and fundamental rights. Congratulations, Adam! 

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