CEU Alumni News

CEU Alumni Meet in Brussels

April 19, 2018

More than 30 CEU alumni and friends gathered in Brussels on Tuesday, April 17 for networking and some frank discussion of their University’s future.

Held at the Open Society European Policy Institute, the Happy Hour included a live teleconference with CEU Provost Liviu Matei, who briefed alums on situation following recent parliamentary elections in Hungary and the status of CEU’s planned satellite campus in Vienna.

Alumna Baiocchi Wins Women's Studies Fellowship

April 6, 2018

CEU Alumna Maria Baiocchi (SOCI '08) was recently named a 2018 Woodrow Wilson Women’s Studies Fellow. The program supports PhD candidates in the humanities and social sciences, in their final year of dissertation writing, whose work addresses women’s and gendered issues in interdisciplinary and original ways.

Alumnus Luján Begins Term as NY County Legislator

April 5, 2018

In January CEU alumnus Kevindaryán Luján (IRES ’14) took office as a legislator in New York State, representing Orange County’s 4th District. He is the first Latino, and possibly the youngest, legislator in county history.

His first bid for office occurred shortly after returning stateside from Hungary. Provoked by illegal dumping in his home town of Newburgh, New York, in 2015 he ran an unsuccessful campaign for city council.

New Plans, New Generation Showcased at NYC Alumni Reception

March 21, 2018

CEU alumni and friends, as well as President and Rector Michael Ignatieff, got a glimpse of the university’s future during this year’s annual alumni reception in NYC. See event photos. 

CEU Alumni Happy Hour in Washington D.C.

March 20, 2018

An exciting group of CEU movers and shakers made this year’s Alumni Happy Hour in Washington D.C. a night to remember.

Nearly 30 alumni and friends from the D.C. area and abroad come together for the fun, informal mixer on Wednesday, March 14 at the Mission Restaurant and bar in the U.S. capital’s DuPont Circle district. The event was hosted by Serge Sych (IRES '97, LEGS '99), CEU's Vice President for Enrollment, Careers and Alumni Relations, visiting from Budapest.