CIVICA alliance news

In the CIVICA alliance, we are collaborating across campuses and borders to foster a dialogue between the social sciences and society.

On this page, you can stay up to date with the latest developments in the alliance, peruse news from our joint research or teaching projects, read expert opinions on current events, and much more.

Bruno Palier in the classroom, Sciences Po
Sciences Po

CIVICA’s joint course Welfare States in Transition welcomed master students in Paris

On 29 April, students from the joint master's course “Welfare States in Transition”, co-taught by Anke Hassel (Hertie School) and Bruno Palier (Sciences Po), finally met in person in Paris.

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Illustration Tours d'Europe event
Hertie School

“Securitising the Green Deal?“ – Hertie School hosts debate on the challenges of EU climate and security policy

As part of the CIVICA Public Lecture Series "Tours d'Europe", experts discussed the future of the European Green Deal and the impact of the war in Ukraine on climate and energy.

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Family picture of participants to the inclusion workshop, hosted at CEU
Central European University

CIVICA inclusion workshop kicks off in CEU Auditorium with roundtable discussion

CEU organised a three-day workshop for members of CIVICA on inclusion, with panel participants from across the CIVICA alliance.

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LSE students presenting at the futurEU Competition 2022

CIVICA Ambassador interviews LSE students at futurEU Competition

LSE students explain their experience in participating in the semi-final of the futurEU Competition 2022.

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New campus buildings, Bocconi University
Bocconi University

CIVICA students convening for the European Week in Milan

Bocconi, Sciences Po, SSE and LSE launch the second edition of the European Week, this year dedicated to sport and social impact.

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Mara Balasa (SSE) in Strasbourg

European Student Assembly: SSE student shares her involvement in Strasbourg

In March, 275 students met at the European Student Assembly in Strasbourg to have discussions on the future of Europe. Mara Balasa from SSE had the great opportunity to attend on behalf of CIVICA.

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CIVICA Ambassadors at LSE

Meet your CIVICA Ambassadors at LSE

The CIVICA Ambassadors at LSE talk about their involvement in bringing the CIVICA communities closer together.

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Screenshot from TV discussion

CIVICA representatives illustrate the alliance’s role in Europe’s future

In a Romanian television show, CIVICA staff debated together with MEP key European topics and the future of universities.

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Louise Hurel

The nexus between security and technology: A Q&A with Louise Marie Hurel

Louise Marie Hurel S Dias is a PhD candidate in LSE’s Media and Communications Department and a speaker at the recent CIVICA conference Europe and the New Global Challenges.

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