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Where is our Europe?

Along with our condolences to the families and friends of the victims, the Norway’s “Breivik” case shows how far we are from the creation of an open and tolerant society in Europe. AEGEE – the European Students’ Forum condemns violence. Any kind of violence. Physical or Psychological. […]

Where is our Europe?2012-09-25T14:32:10+00:00

Internship Experience in Europe

AEGEE supports the initiative of the European Youth Forum (www.youthforum.org) to improve the situation of internships in Europe. Internships should provide a learning experience for young people to facilitate successful integration into the labour market; however, there has been an increased prevalence of internships serving as precarious employment for young people—a cheap way to substitute workforce. In addition, young interns are performing tasks that do not contribute to professional development.  […]

Internship Experience in Europe2012-09-25T14:34:18+00:00

An alternative to the MBA? Masters in Management (MIM) can be studied by graduates from all disciplines and without work experience

Before the European Bologna Process, the Master of Business Administration (MBA) was the program of choice for everyone interested in postgraduate education in General Management. The MBA, however, requires a minimum professional experience of three years, even though some schools have opened their programs also to less-experienced people in the meantime. Fostered by the European Bologna Process, however, a new postgraduate Management program found proliferation in Europe: the Master in Management (MIM). As the Master of Business Administration, the MIM provides a qualification in General Management and covers important functional disciplines such as Marketing, Accounting, or Human Resources Management. Many [...]

An alternative to the MBA? Masters in Management (MIM) can be studied by graduates from all disciplines and without work experience2012-11-16T10:50:43+00:00

PRES2 – 7 days of communication and public relations in a multicultural environment

The domain of communication and public relations has developed rapidly in the past decade. It represents one of the most important department in an organisation because its main purpose is to construct and promote the image of it. The domain of communication and its various forms of representation: PR, Advertising, Photo, Film, Strategy, represent at the same time a science and an art. In order to create and sustain a powerful image of the organisation it is a must to understand and use in an appropriate manner all these elements. […]

PRES2 – 7 days of communication and public relations in a multicultural environment2012-09-25T14:49:09+00:00

Reaction to the White Paper on Transportation

Recently, the European Commission issued the White Paper “Roadmap to a Single European Transport Area –Towards a competitive and resource efficient transport system”, outlining the strategy for transport in the EUuntil 2050 and setting ten goals for a competitive and resource efficient transport system. […]

Reaction to the White Paper on Transportation2012-09-25T14:38:17+00:00

Happy Birthday Europe! Still a long way to go!

61 years ago the Schuman declaration was the starting point of Europe as we know it today. Comparing the status of Europe at that moment to today, we can only be happy with the progress that has been made so far. We can only gladly cheer “Happy Birthday Europe”. However, there is still a long way to go! […]

Happy Birthday Europe! Still a long way to go!2012-09-25T14:44:16+00:00

EurPrivacy: privacy in the digital era

The discussion on privacy has changed rapidly in the past decade. The internet has opened a new era of communication, where a message may reach millions, surveillance is automated and invisible and governments start representing their citizens by ones and zero’s. AEGEE-Nijmegen has entered this debate by organising EurPrivacy, a two-day conference on privacy in the digital era. […]

EurPrivacy: privacy in the digital era2012-09-25T14:40:09+00:00

Summer Universities 2011

AEGEE was founded with the aim to unify young people in Europe in order to foster democracy, human rights, European dimension in education and to strive for creating an open and tolerant society. One of AEGEE’s major goals has always been the promotion of European Integration. With this goal in mind, in 1988 the Summer University Project (SU) was born. […]

Summer Universities 20112012-09-25T14:41:33+00:00

Spring Network Meetings

This spring a total of 13 Network Meetings are going to take place in different corners of Europe. From western islands to southern ones, from northern cities to central and eastern European towns these Network Meetings will bring AEGEE members from neighbouring areas closer together and provide a platform for strong regional cooperation and knowledge transfer. […]

Spring Network Meetings2012-09-25T14:44:21+00:00

EU’s Eastern Partnership programme still neglects the interests of young people from Eastern Europe

European Students` Forum (AEGEE-Europe) has taken a leading role in creating an initiative to advance the mobility and the integration in Western educational exchange programmes of students and young adults from Eastern European countries. During the Stakeholders Meeting hosted by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), the civil society organization and youth representatives crossed their ties towards creating an informal network to develop strategies in order to improve the situation of youth from the 6 countries included in the Eastern Partnership programme of the European Commission. […]

EU’s Eastern Partnership programme still neglects the interests of young people from Eastern Europe2012-09-25T14:45:39+00:00