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International Research Award in Global History 2017

The Universities of Heidelberg, Basel and Sydney are proud to announce the Third International Research Award in Global History. The successful applicant will receive up to 10,000 Euro towards the organization of an international symposium in Suzhou, China on a topic of significance to this year’s global history themes: "The History of Global Governance - Transnational Law and Global History".

Continuing Education: CAS "Shaping Europe"

The Institute for European Global Studies offers a course on European and Global Governance from October 10 to 22. The CAS "Shaping Europe" will cover issues such as economic integration, migration and security policy. Application deadline: August 31.

First MOOC at the Institute for European Global Studies: "Switzerland in Europe"

The Institute for European Global Studies invites registrations for its Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on "Switzerland in Europe – Money, Migration and other Difficult Matters". The course by Prof. Christa Tobler will be freely available on the online platform FutureLearn.

Stipendium der Gerda Henkel Stiftung für Patrick Sonnack

Patrick Sonnack, Doktorand bei Prof. Madeleine Herren-Oesch, hat ein Stipendium der Gerda Henkel Stiftung für sein Promotionsprojekt erhalten. Die Stiftung fördert Sonnacks Projekt zur Geschichte des Internationalen Komitees vom Roten Kreuz während der Kongo-Krise 1960-65.

Visualizing the Legal Implications of Brexit

Prof. Christa Tobler has developed a visualization of the legal implications of Brexit together with her co-author Jacques Beglinger. The work is a special issue of the series "EUR-Charts: The EU Law in Charts". The new charts are freely available on the project's website.

E-Journal "Global Europe" on Understanding China

The understanding of China in European Global Studies, Chinese Studies and Sinology is the focus of Prof. Dr. Ralph Weber’s latest publication. The article has been published in the e-journal "Global Europe - Basel Papers on Europe in a Global Perspective".

Call for Applications: Visiting Fellowships 2017

The Europainstitut (Institute for European Global Studies) of the University of Basel, Switzerland, welcomes applications for three Visiting Fellowships (three months in the academic year 2017, starting in spring or in autumn) in the field of European Global Studies, with special focus on the topic area "Contesting Sovereignty: Statehood, Governmentality, Assemblages".

The Political Consequences of the Brexit

Britain has voted to leave the European Union. Assistant Professor of European Global Studies Teresa Pullano discusses the political consequences of the Brexit.

Brexit und die Folgen

Das Votum der Briten für einen Austritt aus der Europäischen Union ist zurzeit das bestimmende Thema am Europainstitut. In unterschiedlichen Medien schätzen die Wissenschaftler die Folgen des Referendums ein.

Podiumsdiskussion der Association Jean Monnet mit Teresa Pullano in Strasbourg

Prof. Teresa Pullano hat am 8. Juni in Strasbourg an einer Podiumsdiskussion zur Rolle von Flaggen und politischen Symbolen im Prozess der europäischen Einigung teilgenommen. Die Veranstaltung wurde von der Association Jean Monnet im Verbund mit der Maison de l'Europe Strasbourg – Alsace, dem Mouvement Européen Alsace, den Jeunes Européens Strasbourg und der Union des Fédéralistes Européens organisiert.