New Interdisciplinary M.A. Program in European Studies

Is Europe in Your Future?  Make it Happen!

The M.A. in European Studies--with a B.A./M.A. option-- trains students to think across disciplines and cultures and apply a diverse array of methodologies to the study of Europe in a global framework.

This program offers an intense, scholarly environment--including one semester of study in Europe-- that will challenge students and position them to be more successful in finding their place in the global workforce.

Read EuropeNow 's interview with Prof. Janet Horne about European Studies at the University of Virginia.

Now accepting applications, on a rolling-admissions basis, through May 1st.


Europe Now

NEW!! -- Call for Submissions “Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Water in Europe”

EuropeNow, invites contributions for its December/January issue on Water in Europe and the World. The proposed issue will focus on water- related issues in Europe from a multidisciplinary perspective. The editors seek short research-based articles that are accessible for an interested, non-specialist audience. Pls. send your 300-word proposal by June 15, 2018 to Professor Peter Debaere, University of Virginia, ; Dr. Nicole Shea, Columbia University,

The February 2018 edition of Europe Now --  Nationalism, Nativism, and the Revolt Against Globalization -- seeks to connect the events of Aug. 11-12, 2017 in Charlottesville with recent developments in Europe It also features a Campus Spotlight on the University of Virginia. Check it out!



Spotlight Europe

C’est l’un des rares sujets qui fassent l’unanimité lorsqu’on parle d’Europe. Le programme Erasmus ne suscite pratiquement que des louanges. Une exception, à l’heure où l’Union européenne essuie des critiques de tout bord.

We are in a remarkable period of urbanization of the planet, as the percentage of the world’s population living in cities continues to grow, likely rising to 70 percent by 2050. However, it is not clear that we are creating cities and urban [...]

Europe and the World: Mobilities, Values and Citizenship
InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
March 28-30, 2018
Organized by the Council for European Studies

The [...]