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.

SGH leads the first meeting of the third cohort of CIVICA Ambassadors

The role of SGH Warsaw School of Economics in the current phase of the CIVICA alliance is to build an engaged student community and its common identity, deeply rooted in European values and heritage.

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SNSPA students at Sciences Po CIVICA Cultural Event

On 15-18 September 2022, ten SNSPA students participated in the CIVICA Cultural Event hosted in Paris by one of the ten world-renowned CIVICA universities, Sciences Po. We asked students to comment on their experiences and envision how such an event would influence their personal, academic and professional lives.

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“Towards a More Optimal Eurozone”: A student report evaluating EMU's performance

CIVICA students have finalised a report evaluating the performance of the European Monetary Union since its creation. The initiative was co-led by Guillaume Marder (Sciences Po) and Rasmus Salén (SSE), two BA students who met during the first CIVICA European Week in 2021. The project was supported by Prof. David Domeij, Head of the Department of Economics at the Stockholm School of Economics, who provided academic guidance.

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CIVICA Cultural Event at Sciences Po

The CIVICA Cultural Event took place last 16-17 September in the framework of the 150th anniversary celebrations of Sciences Po in Paris. Workshops, roundtable discussions, live music and dance performances, along with refreshments and social activities were interspersed throughout the two-day event for CIVICA students, fellows and PhD researchers.

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CIVICA embarks on a new and ambitious phase

This month, on the occasion of Erasmus+ days, the university alliance CIVICA celebrates its three-year anniversary with the launch of the new phase and the official onboarding of its two new members: IE University (Spain) and SGH Warsaw School of Economics (Poland).

 

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CIVICA condemns violence against the freedom of expression in Iran

CIVICA stands in solidarity with students, professors, university staff and the people of Iran, who are being attacked by governmental forces for exercising their rights to freedom of expression.

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"The Future of Europe": A CIVICA Multicampus Course

The Multicampus Course “The Future of Europe” is organised and delivered by instructors from across the alliance. As its name suggests, its objective is to examine four major challenges facing the future of Europe: globalisation and post-globalisation, innovation and digitalisation, democratisation, and the green transition.

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First CIVICA Research Conference held at CEU in Budapest

On September 1-2, the first CIVICA Research Conference took place at the Central European University’s campus in Budapest. The conference featured a wide range of topical themes including inequalities in digital public spaces, data analysis for social good, how to achieve sustainable development goals and migration and integration in Europe to mention but a few.

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The Policy Summer Institute opens up new opportunities for underrepresented talent in the digital policy ecosystem

CIVICA and Google joined forces to help first-generation college students to gain professional experience at the intersection of government affairs and digital public policy. Google employees, CIVICA members and policy agency partners from across Europe celebrated the achievements of the first cohort of participants during the closing event of the pilot programme last week.

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