News and Events

 
 
  • THE WALL.  A BORDER THROUGH GERMANY.  The JMEUCE collaborated with the Department of German and other partners to present a German Government photographic exhibition for the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The Exhibition, Reception & Panel Discussion featured Florian Bail, Julia Poertner, Mathias Rodorff & Ruben Zaiotti, with introductory remarks from Frank Harvey. (6th Nov. 2019) 
  • The Spectre of Populism in Europe: A Threat to Liberal Democracy?  Oliver Schmidtke, Director, Centre for Global Studies, University of Victoria, in collaboration with the Jean Monnet Chair in Public Diplomacy and CIC-Halifax (8th Oct. 2019).
  • EU Study Tour (12th May - 1st June 2019) & Internship Programme -  -  "an excellent study opportunity -- less a "course" than an immersion in European institutions, a program for self-directed and independent study".   See: www.uvic.ca/interdisciplinary/europe/study-tour/index.php or contact jmeuce@dal.ca for application details.
  • Workshop on International Organisations and Digital Diplomacy: The EU, UN and NATO on Social Media (24th Apr. 2019) featuring over a dozen speakers from international organisations and universities in Belgium, Canada, England, Germany and the US. Check out the Workshop ProgrammeAbstracts and Speaker Biographies.  This event was organised by the JMEUCE and Jean Monnet Chair in Public Diplomacy at Dalhousie.
  • Day of Debate: for local IB students (29th April 2019)
  • The Economic Impact of Immigrants: What do Europeans really think?" - Zeynep Ozkok, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, St Francis Xavier University (8th Mar. 2019)
  • EU and Asia-Pacific Relations: an Overview - Hungdah Su, Professor & Jean Monnet Chair, National University of Taiwan and Director General, European Union Centre in Taiwan. (19th Nov. 2018)
  • Changing EU Schengen Visa Regime: Biopolitics, Risk Management, and Networked Databases - Can Mutlu, Department of Politics, Acadia University, Wolfville (5th Nov. 2018)
  • Visit from delegates of the European Economic and Social Committee for meeting with JMEUCE Director and Deputy Director (29th Oct. 2018)
  • Cannabis and the Canada-EU trade agreement: Opportunities and Challenges - Hon. Darrell Dexter, Global Public Affairs and MacEachen Institute (22nd Oct. 2018) in collaboration with MacEachen Institute
  • The Nine Circles of Brexit: A Guided Tour of Britain's Path out of the EU - Ian Cooper, Brexit Institute, Dublin City University, Ireland (15th Oct. 2018).  Public lecture presented in collaboration with CIC-Halifax
  • The European Union and Global Ocean Governance - Jan-Stefan Fritz, German Marine Research Consortium, Brussels, Belgium (3rd Oct. 2018) Public lecture.
  • Two-day workshop on Transparency and the Pharmaceutical Industry in Comparative Perspective held by the Jean Monnet Health and Policy Network at Dalhousie (3rd - 4th Jul. 2018).  See: jmhealthnet.orgfor more information on this major three-year project.
  • Two-day workshop on Transparency and the Pharmaceutical Industry in comparative Perspective held by the Jean Monnet Health and Policy Network at Dalhousie (3rd - 4th Jul. 2018).  See: jmhealthnet.org for more information on this major three-year project.
  • Public Panel on Innovation in Housing Models and Policies for Older LGBTQi2S Populations: Lessons from the European Union - 29th Jun. 2018 at Halifax Central Library, Spring Garden Road.  This event was part of a two-day workshop organised by the JMEUCE in collaboration with the MacEachen Institute, Dalhousie University's Healthy Populations Institute, Faculty of Health and Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, and the Halifax Public Libraries.  
  • Public workshop on CETA Implementation: the Next Steps - 18th May 2018.  Potter Auditorium, Rowe Building, Dalhousie University.  See ciipdal.ca for workshop programme and other details or e-mail ciip@dal.ca.  
  • EU Study Tour (13th May - 2nd June) & Internship Programme - The JMEUCE sponsored three students to participate in the 2018 programme --  "an excellent study opportunity -- less a "course" than an immersion in European institutions, a program for self-directed and independent study".   See: www.uvic.ca/interdisciplinary/europe/study-tour/index.php or contact jmeuce@dal.ca for details.
  • Europe Day was celebrated on 9th May.
  • Day of Debate: The JMEUCE hosted nearly 40 local IB and pre-IB students at Dalhousie to debate current EU issues - 11th April 2018.
  • Canada-EU Relations: Perspectives from Berlin, Brussels & Rome  - public panel discussion with Ambassador Stephane Dion, Ambassador Daniel Costello, Ambassador Alexandra Bugailiskis.  Organised by JMEUCE and co-sponsored by the MacEachen Institute for Public Policy and Governance and the Centre for the Study of Security and Development.  16th March.  Watch the video recording.