"The transition to the status of association is an important step for the 4EU+ Alliance, and its symbolic aspect should not be underestimated, as it is a formal commitment by the six member universities. But it is also a very pragmatic choice," says Isabelle Kratz, secretary general of the European 4EU+ Alliance, to News Tank.
17 May 2021
The 4EU+ Governing Board, comprising Rectors of six member universities of the 4EU+ Alliance, met online
on 1 April 2021 to pass a resolution to establish an association "4EU+ European University Alliance e.V."
The association’s registered office will be in Heidelberg, Germany.
14 April 2021
In 2021, Charles University selects 20 joint 4EU+ projects to receive seed funding for projects focused primarily on research.
12 April 2021
On 8 April, Prof. Jean Chambaz, Rector of Sorbonne University, addressed the Directors-General for Higher Education of all EU member states with a keynote speech on European University Alliance.
12 April 2021
Watch our short video introducing Flagship 2: Europe in a changing world: Understanding and engaging societies, economies, cultures and languages
5 March 2021
Students Julia Kostro (University of Warsaw/ 4EU+ Alliance) and George Apeitos (University of Cyprus/Young Universities for the Future of Europe, YUFE) shared their visions of the European "University of the future" in an online panel discussion "European Universities: Visions and hopes of European students" organised under the umbrella of the European Youth Event, 27 January 2021.
18 February 2021
TRAIN4EU+ project officially started on 1 January 2021. As leading partner in the project, University of Copenhagen (UCPH) hosted the project’s kick-off meeting on 13-14 January 2021.
28 January 2021
Interview with Isabelle Kratz, new Secretary General of the 4EU+ Alliance.
26 January 2021
University of Warsaw has selected four projects in the second edition of research mini-grants, aiming to support joint research initiatives in the four Flagships of the 4EU+ Alliance. The mini-grants are funded by the University of Warsaw from the "Excellence Initiative - Research University" project.
7 January 2021
Henrik S. Wegener, Rector of University of Copenhagen, represented 4EU+ Alliance at the online event „European Universities Initiative: Sharing good practices, lessons learned and plans among UNICA members” organised by the UNICA Network on 30 November.
14 December 2020
The three micro think-tank sessions of the 4EU+ Annual Meeting, dedicated to the topics of mobility, 4EU+ contribution to Europe and synergy between research and teaching, were co-chaired by students. Here's what they had to say about the discussions.
11 December 2020
On Friday 27 November, the participating teams of the first ever 4EU+ Urban Health Case Challenge presented their solutions in front of a jury and the winners were announced. The first price went to Team 12 from Sorbonne University, second price to Team 2 from University of Warsaw and third price to Team 7 from Uppsala University.
2 December 2020
Interview with Sabine Bottin-Rousseau, leader of the 4EU+ educational project "Covid-19 crisis as a model for data literacy".
1 December 2020
Participating in the workshop were professors, young researchers, doctoral candidates and master’s students from a total of five 4EU+ partner universities.
30 November 2020
The volume is addressed to one of the most fascinating issues in contemporary historical linguistics and medieval studies, which is the extremely fast expansion of the Slavic language across great parts of Europe in the Early Middle Ages.
27 November 2020
Early September saw 22 participants from three universities of the 4EU+ consortium joining a one week geological field trip focussing on up to date knowledge in two Variscan suture zones preserved in the Central Europe.
25 November 2020
Considering memory being an object of study of many different disciplines and regional-particular approaches, transnational opportunities to alight upon each other perspectives are more than necessary. Greater than ever is that true for the current year of 2020, in which international mobility, implicit for the European academic experience, is no longer taken for granted.
24 November 2020
The 2020 Annual Meeting of the 4EU+ Alliance, hosted by Charles University was held on Monday 16 November, with members, associated partners and government officials gathering online to reflect on the Alliance’s achievements of the last year, discuss current challenges for research-based teaching, hybrid courses, and propose strategies for ensuring a successful future for the 4EU+ European University.
24 November 2020
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
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
Biomedical Center of the Faculty of Medicine in Pilsen, Charles University is seeking PhD Students and Postdocs in translational genomics
18 October 2020
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
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
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
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
24 July 2020
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