International Summer School: Mathematical and Computational Methods for Challenging Applications

The summer school brought together around 30 postgraduate students and young researchers from three 4EU+ member universities with a background in mathematics and computer science.

23 October 2020

The Summer School: „From Fungal Morphology to Genotype“

An innovative Summer School combining both traditional mycological field excursions with work on student projects was successfully organized in the Bohemian-Saxon Switzerland on 13-20 September 2020.

22 October 2020

ERA Chair in Cancer Genomics Taking off

Biomedical Center of the Faculty of Medicine in Pilsen, Charles University is seeking PhD Students and Postdocs in translational genomics

18 October 2020

European case competition in innovation and pandemics

In November, 4EU+ University Alliance and the School of Global Health at University of Copenhagen will be holding a new case competition for bachelor, master's and PhD students. The goal is to equip the participants with real-world problem-solving skills.

5 October 2020

Summer School "Eastern Europe from the Post-Socialist Perspective: Changes and Challenges"

Despite the coronavirus crisis, MA and Ph.D. students from universities participating in 4EU+ Alliance managed to visit the Czech Republic at the offline Summer School.

23 September 2020

Results of the 1st 4EU+ call for educational projects are out

Out of more than 50 applications submitted in the first 4EU+ call for educational projects, 31 projects have been approved for funding. The projects’ implementation will be an important step towards building a joint education framework of the Alliance.

9 September 2020

E-TRAINEE project selected in the Erasmus+ "Strategic Partnerships" call

The project "E-learning course on Time Series Analysis in Remote Sensing for Understanding Human-Environment Interactions (E-TRAINEE)" has been awarded funding in the 2020 Erasmus+ "Strategic Partnerships" call. The project brings together experts from Charles University, Heidelberg University, University of Warsaw and the University of Innsbruck.

5 August 2020

Flagship 2 research mini-grants: selection results

University of Warsaw has selected five projects in the pilot edition of research mini-grants, aiming to support 4EU+ joint research initiatives in Flagship 2 “Europe in a changing world: understanding societies, economies, cultures and languages”.

4 August 2020

API project presented at the NAFSA 2020 virtual poster tour

On 4 June, the Academic Partnership for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (API) project was presented at the virtual poster tour organised as one of the online replacement events for the NAFSA 2020 Annual Conference.

6 June 2020

COVID-19: Research projects at Heidelberg University

The effects of coronavirus/COVID-19 are investigated at Heidelberg University from various disciplinary perspectives. Besides the life and natural science, researchers are also pursuing projects related to the coronavirus pandemic in other subject areas.

3 June 2020

"4EU+ Plurality of Memories in Global Perspective" active despite the coronavirus restrictions

Last Friday, 29 May, an official 4EU+ Plurality of Memories in Global Perspective (Flagship 2) gathering took place on the Zoom, connecting representatives from the five 4EU+ universities at one computer screen.

2 June 2020

More than 85% of University of Milan students satisfied with online teaching, survey reveals

With a targeted survey, University of Milan has collected students’ opinions in order to assess the impact of the "digital revolution" sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic.

1 June 2020

"Le pouvoir en écritures dans l’Europe humaniste : fin XIVe – début XVII siècles" to take place in 2021

Due to COVID-19 situation the workshop "Le pouvoir en écritures dans l’Europe humaniste: fin XIVe – début XVII siècles" has been postponed and will take place in 2021.

26 May 2020

4EU+ universities fighting against Covid-19

As the coronavirus pandemic continues, 4EU+ universities are moving to online education. Our scientists are working to prevent the further spread of the virus and mitigate the impact of the pandemic. Staff and students are also joining the battle against COVID-19 through different solidarity actions.

7 April 2020

4EU+ activities are moving online

As most of the 4EU+ universities suspend regular lectures and classes in the face of the coronavirus threat, teaching activities are moving online.

13 March 2020

Setting a framework for 4EU+ joint educational activities at the University of Copenhagen

On 20-21 February, University of Copenhagen, together with the 4EU+ Education Working Group, hosted a meeting entitled "4EU+ Getting Started with Education Activities".

1 March 2020

Young researchers in biomechanics learn about mathematical modelling

The doctoral school Modeling of Biomaterials was organised within the 4EU+ framework by SU, HU and CU in the second week of February in Kácov, Czech Republic.

26 February 2020

Memory in Conflict Winter School brings together young researchers in memory studies

The 1st 4EU+ Plurality of Memories in Global Perspective Winter School – Memory in Conflict – took place in Warsaw, 9-15 February 2020.

20 February 2020

4EU+ and API project presented during an ACA seminar in Brussels

Academic Partnership in Teaching and Learning (API) project and the 4EU+ Alliance were presented at the Academic Cooperation Association (ACA) Seminar „What’s New in Brussels? Recent developments in European policies and programmes” that took place in Brussels on 24 January 2020.

11 February 2020

4EU+ Secretary General takes office

On 2 January 2020, Volker Balli became the 4EU+ Alliance Secretary General. He will be heading the Alliance office in Paris and will be leading a cross-institutional team comprised of staff at all six 4EU+ member universities.

9 January 2020

University of Warsaw informs its academic community about 4EU+

On 5th December, the University of Warsaw organised a 4EU+ information meeting for its entire academic community.

12 December 2019

Charles University celebrates 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution with 4EU+ partners

On 17 November, the Czech Republic marked the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution. Celebrations commemorating the 1989 events took place across the country.

9 December 2019

Charles University hosts two Flagship 1 workshops

During the last week of November, two Flagship 1 workshops were organized at Charles University that brought together speakers and participants from all 4EU+ universities.

4 December 2019

4EU+ supports universities applying in the 2nd Erasmus+ European Universities call

On 27 November, 4EU+ representatives took part in the seminar “New European Universities” organised by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education.

3 December 2019

Kick-off event of the European Universities Initiative

The kick-off event of the European Universities Initiative took place on 7 November 2019 in Brussels.

9 November 2019

Maciej Ptaszyński: My days in Prague

Memory is fashionable, so is Prague. As a historian who works with archival sources, I did not think twice when an opportunity to spend time at Charles University presented itself.

7 November 2019

First short module programmes soon to be launched under the API project

The start of innovative short module programmes developed under the API project was the main focus of the meeting at the University of Heidelberg, which gathered representatives of four 4EU+ universities on 30-31 October.

4 November 2019

Students wish to influence the future of the 4EU+ alliance

On 24 and 25 October, the University of Copenhagen hosted the first 4EU+ student conference. 35 students from the six alliance universities were gathered to discuss student representation and student perspectives in the future alliance collaboration.

30 October 2019

The plurality of Memories: Remarks on 4EU+ fellowship in Prague

Read the remarks written by Tomasz Rawski from the University of Warsaw on his one-week fellowship at the Faculty of Social Sciences of Charles University

29 October 2019

4EU+ Alliance holds its first Annual Meeting

On 21 and 22 October, Sorbonne University hosted the first 4EU+ Annual Meeting. During the two-day event, the Alliance consolidated its structure and developed its work programme for joint activities in education, research and community building.

25 October 2019