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20 avril 2021
Guest seminar Kris Grimonprez “Case4EU@school” (April...
In April 2020 and in April 2021 the Chair in European Values at UCLouvain welcomed Kris Grimonprez to exchange views on European values with students about her ongoing project “Case4EU@school” (KU Leuven). Due to the Corona-crisis this scheduled guest-seminar was replaced by an online exchange...Cliquez pour en savoir plus
10 février 2021
Talk on the History of European Values (2021)
In February 2021 Wim Weymans gave a talk on ‘a critical history of European values’ for an international and interdisciplinary group of experts who want to translate the results of the latest European Values Study (EVS) for policymakers and a wider public through a book and a series of...Cliquez pour en savoir plus
04 octobre 2020
In memoriam Maurice Velge (1935-2020)
On 4 October 2020 Maurice Velge passed away at the age of 84. Almost a decade ago, he came up with the idea of a Chair in European Values and he helped to convince two universities, the UCLouvain and the UAntwerp, to each create a Chair in European values. Inaugurated in 2015, these two chairs...Cliquez pour en savoir plus
01 septembre 2020
New researcher Nicolas Arens
In September 2020 Nicolas Arens obtained a 3-year post-doctoral grant from the FNRS to do research at UCLouvain, where he will be affiliated in part to the chair in European values. He will do research on the relationship between democracy, populism and the European union.Cliquez pour en savoir plus
10 juillet 2020
Guest seminar on European values at the College of...
In July 2020 Wim Weymans gave a 2-hour guest seminar on “European values” at the College of Europe (Bruges) as part of their yearly one-week “intensive seminar on the EU” training program. The seminar was entitled “The potential and limitations of promoting European values” and involved lively...Cliquez pour en savoir plus