Tag: European Union

Film Screening: Democracy

When our neighbors peek into our windows, we close the blinds. But on the World Wide Web, we divulge our secrets without hesitation. ‘Big Data’ is more than just name, date of birth, and address. In the digital realm, we...

/ February 23, 2018

Interview: A coming dark age in Europe?

James Kirchick, author of “The End of Europe,” discusses Europe’s future and the importance of a strong transatlantic relationship.

/ December 6, 2017

Analysis: Europe’s emerging new borders

What patent applications reveal about European identity.

/ November 20, 2017

Countering Modern Misinformation: The EU Experience

Guest Speaker: Silvio Gonzato, Director for Strategic Communications, Parliamentary and Legal Affairs, European External Action Service Discussant: Yochai Benkler, Berkman professor for Entrepreneurial Legal Studies, Harvard Law School Moderator: Anya Schiffrin, Director of the Technology, Media and Communications Specialization, Columbia...

/ October 26, 2017

Review: Everyone loses in the battle for the post-Soviet sphere

Blunders, bloviation and brinksmanship have once again turned Russia into the West’s bête noire.

/ April 3, 2017
Girls wearing hijab

European secularism took the wrong path

The European Court of Justice’s ruling on religious symbols in the workplace is an assault on religious freedom.

/ March 15, 2017
Heroes' Square

In New York City, a search for answers for Europe

Scholars at NYU conference ask whether the EU will survive low growth, nationalism and the pressures of globalization.

/ February 21, 2017
European Student Conference

The European Student Conference opens up the policy discussion. It should go further.

Now in its third year, the ESC explored policy alternatives from the “human perspective.”

/ February 18, 2017

A break-up of the European Union?

Max Weber Conference 2017 @ NYU: A break-up of the European Union? And what to do about it. This conference brings together academics and political practitioners to discuss the state of the European Union at the beginning of what is shaping up...

/ February 17, 2017

The EU at 60: Europe Since the Treaty of Rome

For a full conference program and to RSVP, please click here. On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, this event will offer an opportunity of dialogue among scholars and practitioners of the European Union, who will reflect...

/ February 10, 2017