News

New Research Fellowship to Honor Professor Janos Bak

July 8, 2019

"To mark the 90th birthday of the eminent scholar and historian Professor Emeritus Janos Bak, CEU’s Department of Medieval Studies crowdfunded a fellowship for early- and mid-career researchers. More than 80 individuals worldwide donated over US$35,000 to the Janos M. Bak Research Fellowship on Medieval Central Europe, testament to Bak’s impact on former students and medieval studies colleagues alike..."

Medievalists bring home special prizes from the Hungarian National Conference of Scientific Students’ Associations (OTDK) 2019

April 30, 2019

We are pleased to announce that two of our students won special prize at the 34th National Conference of Scientific Students’ Associations (OTDK) held on April 24-26, 2019. John Kee, second-year master's student, received the special prize awarded by the Hungarian Society for Ancient Studies, and Michal Machalski, our first year master's student, the special prize of the Hungarian National Museum.

Alumna Reyhan Durmaz joins UPenn

April 1, 2019

We are proud to let you know that our alumna Reyhan Durmaz (MA 2010-2012) joins the Department of Religious Studies at Univeristy of Pennsylvania as an Assistant Professor of Global Christianity from Fall 2019. Congratulations!

L60 - Celebrating Jozsef Laszlovszky's Birthday

On November 16-17, 2018, we celebrated the 60th birthday of József Laszlovszky (or, as everyone knows him, Jóska), Professor at the Department of Medieval Studies and Director of the Cultural Heritage Studies Program.

Awards for Doctoral Students 2019

February 12, 2019

CEU's University Doctoral Committee has announced the winners of the Award for Advanced Doctoral Students, rewarding outstanding student research, and the Academic Achievement Award for First-Year Doctoral Students, rewarding outstanding performance in coursework and comprehensive exams.

From the Department of Medieval Studies, the winners are the following: