4EU+ joins forces with the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU), Una Europa, EU-Conexus, Charm-EU and the European Grouping of Territorial Cooperation (EGTC) in a new EU project on devising a model of a high-level and formalised strategic cooperation for European University alliances.
6 February 2023
ED-AFFICHE, a joint proposal of six European University Alliances (Una Europa, 4EU+, CHARM-EU, EC2U, EU-CONEXUS and Unite!) has been selected in the call for proposals to pilot a joint European Degree label.
31 January 2023
The first workshop of the second edition of the the 4EU+ Visual Literacy course took place in Milan in mid-January.
30 January 2023
The winning TRANSFORM project encompassing five universities was originally selected as one of the 4EU+ educational activities supported through the Erasmus+ European Universities programme. The collaborative 14-week course aims at identifying innovative solutions for sustainability challenges.
20 January 2023
Read the research diary of the students who took part in a project analysing a board game from the mathematical perspective and share their experience and what they learnt during the process.
12 December 2022
Read the position paper that the 4EU+ European University Alliance publishes to contribute to the current discussion on micro-credentials.
9 December 2022
Read the words of Henrik C. Wegener, Rector of the University of Copenhagen and the new president of the 4EU+ Alliance.
8 December 2022
In mid-November, the Student Workshop on Applied Mathematics took place at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University. The three-day international event, organised within a student mini-grant brought closer the application of mathematics across disciplines.
2 December 2022
On 10 and 11 November 2022, Prague hosted the 1st 4EU+ Tomorrow’s Research and Science Innovation in student start-ups, an event in which students, entrepreneurs and student start-up funders from the 4EU+ universities gathered to exchange ideas, information and experience.
28 November 2022
The new 4EU+ European Universities project has been officially launched on 14 November 2022, during the Kick-Off Meeting in Prague. Charles University welcomed colleagues from all seven universities who came together to plan the next steps in the development of the Alliance’s strategies and actions and reflect on the achievements of the previous European Universities project.
24 November 2022
Read an opinion piece on AI in higher education and 4EU+ by Xavier Fresquet from Sorbonne University published on the Digital Skills and Jobs Platform.
21 November 2022
On 4 - 5 November 2022, an interdisciplinary PhD workshop "Truth and Untruth Workshop. Transmissions of memories of war" organized by a group of students from Charles University, Sorbonne University and the University of Warsaw took place in Prague.
18 November 2022
The monograph entitled was produced under a 4EU+ mini-grant received by the Centre for French Culture and Francophone Studies of the University of Warsaw, entitled "Europe Centrale face au Covid-19".
9 November 2022
‘Sustainability’ was the overall theme at this year’s 4EU+ Annual Meeting that took place at the University of Copenhagen on 26-28 October.
4 November 2022
165 shared courses, coordination of 12 educational projects, joint research, summer schools and workshops organised under four Flagship programmes, development of the 4EU+ student portal, and intensification of international cooperation - the University of Warsaw has summarised its participation in the 4EU+ Alliance, during a conference held on 10 October 2022.
24 October 2022
On 29 September, the 4EU+ alliance had the pleasure of hosting the first online event dedicated to supporting academic development in the age of European universities.
18 October 2022
The 4EU+ Alliance and its community congratulate Professor Morten Meldal of the University of Copenhagen for being awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
6 October 2022
From 12 to 15 September 2022, a group of HR specialists met in Prague at the first 4EU+ Staff Training Week. Participants had the possibility to share best practices and learnt about HR offices and structures at each institution.
29 September 2022
4EU+ Alliance would like to invite interested candidates to apply for our first Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters project to be carried out under the Erasmus+ programme. The project, realised within the framework of Flagship 4, will last 74 months.
27 September 2022
The final workshop of the Collegio Futuro project took place in Warsaw on 26-28 July 2022. The project seeks to foster the essential skills that future leaders need in order to tackle our urgent environmental, economic and social challenges.
8 August 2022
As part of their final assignment, the students of the Media and Migration course had the possibility to create an artwork based on the theories, projects, studies and ideas we discussed during this course. Have a look at some of the students' projects!
5 August 2022
In July 2022, the integration of the University of Geneva (UNIGE, Switzerland) as a new member of the 4EU+ European University Alliance was unanimously approved by the Governing Board. UNIGE will become a full member of the 4EU+ European University Alliance Association on 1 August 2022, strengthening 4EU+ objectives in research, teaching and transfer, while intensifying the cooperation and dialogue with stakeholders across Europe.
28 July 2022
The 4EU+ Alliance is proud to announce that its project –One Comprehensive Research European University (1CORE) – has been selected under the 2022 European Universities call launched by the European Commission.
27 July 2022
Thirty students from the 4EU+ member universities participated in the "4EU+ Against Cancer" Summer School organized in the framework of the Flagship 1 educational project at the University of Warsaw.
25 July 2022
Chosen at the second call for proposals of 4EU+ educational projects, the GerCoLiNet project saw its members, professors, students and PhD candidates come together in person for one last time during a workshop day at Charles University in Prague, on 27 July 2022.
21 July 2022
On 23 June 2022, the European Commission organized the first Education and Innovation Summit. 4EU+ was represented by prof. Anna Wojtyś from the University of Warsaw, who participated in the session dedicated to the digital transformation of education through cross-sectoral cooperation.
19 July 2022
The concluding workshop of the 4EU+ course "Visual Literacy: Understanding Images across Europe - Past and Present" took place in the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw on 5 and 6 June 2022. Read the nice words that students participating in the course wrote about their experience!
27 June 2022
We should keep building on what is already there. The 4EU+ conference held on 8 June showed the pressing need for collaboration within educational and research infrastructure. Participants expressed their readiness to do so – collaborating across differences and similarities.
21 June 2022
The team specializing in visual communication and public relations in cultural institutions, esp. museums and galleries, supported by a CU mini-grant, organized two joint events at the Charles University (25 May 2022) and at the University of Warsaw (15 June 2022).
20 June 2022
The second half of the year will bring many interesting events organized by the 4EU+ student groups, usually for other students and doctoral candidates. We are happy to announce that in the pilot edition of the student mini-grants scheme, Charles University has supported ten teams composed of students and young researchers from all six partner institutions.
17 June 2022
Following a series of online workshops where representatives of 4EU+ students and academics involved in the Flagships shared their vision of the Student Portal and its expected functionalities, Sorbonne University invited stakeholders to Paris to meet in person and take the process of creation of this key component of the future 4EU+ digital platform one step further.
3 June 2022
Members of the Student Committee discussed how to move forward in building the 4EU+ Student Community and participated in the 4EU+ Day at the University of Milan. Read the report from written by Julia Kostro, Chair of the 4EU+ Student Committee.
1 June 2022
On 23-25 May 2022, students and teachers involved in the 4EU+ Colleagio Futuro project met on a co-creation workshop at the University of Milan.
31 May 2022
Depictions of Europe and transcultural identity in twenty-first-century Latin American migration narratives were the topic of an international workshop which took place at Heidelberg University within the framework of the 4EU+ Alliance.
22 May 2022
On 11 May 2022, Charles University, in conjunction with the French Embassy, the Education Ministry, (Czech National Agency for International Education and Research) and Erasmus+, hosted a conference on the importance of university alliances.
13 May 2022
"A truly inspirational event with students from all over Europe". Read more about the experience of 4EU+ students participatin in the European Student Assembly in Strasbourg.
11 April 2022
We asked the participants to share with us their experiences and reflections about participation in the UNREAD project – watch the video to hear about their impressions.
6 April 2022
An intensive workshop of the 4EU+ Flagship 2 course Visual Literacy: Understanding the images of Europe - past and present took place in Prague on 18 and 19 March. The course was prepared by the University of Warsaw, University of Milan and Charles University within the 4EU+ educational project.
28 March 2022
In the fourth edition of the call for 4EU+ mini-grants, Charles University selected 22 project proposals to recieve seed funding for activities focused on research and research-based education.
22 March 2022
On 3 March 2022, former 4EU+ Flagship 1 co-leader Professor Milena Králíčková was officially inaugurated to the position of Rector of Charles University. Representatives of all 4EU+ member universities as well as the 4EU+ Secretary General were present at the ceremony.
11 March 2022
On 25 and 26 January, Forum of Universities for the Future of Europe was organized in Paris by the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation. Read about the experience of Julia Kostro, 4EU+ student representative attending the event as a rapporteur.
2 March 2022
The whole community of the 4EU+ Alliance expresses solidarity with Ukraine and its citizens, who face the brutal invasion of Putin's Russia of their independent country. In these dark hours, our thoughts are with all Ukrainian people, especially the students and colleagues who are the members of our academic environments, who study and work at the six universities of the Alliance.
24 February 2022
In January 2022, the European Network of German and Contrastive Linguistics, (GerCoLiNet), organized a winter school at the University of Warsaw entitled “Lexicology and Lexicography in Practice in European Comparison: Theory and Empiricism in German and Comparative Languages”.
16 February 2022
For Kathrine Bruun Funch, 4EU+ Programme Coordinator at the University of Copenhagen, a clear effect of the 4EU+ mobility programme and the shared commitment to collaborate, is the significant increase in mobilities between the 4EU+ member universities. Numbers have tripled compared to Erasmus+ mobilities between the same universities in past years.
16 February 2022