Welcome to the European Union Center at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Founded in 1998, the European Union Center serves as the focal point for teaching, research, and outreach on the European Union at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. As a Center, we are dedicated to promoting scholarly research on the EU as a national resource center, strengthening curricula on the EU across campus, educating the next generation of experts on EU and transatlantic affairs, and reaching out to K-12 educators and students, businesses, government leaders, the media, and the general public to deepen understanding between the peoples of the US and the EU. The EU Center also proudly offers a Master of Arts in EU Studies, the first such degree program in the US.


Call for Applications: 2016-17 EU Center Research Assistantship

The European Union Center is seeking applications for a research assistant with interest in research, grant writing, outreach activities, and academic development. This is a 9-month 25% appointment for the 2016-2017 academic year with potential for summer hourly funding and continued funding during subsequent years. A tuition and fee waiver is possible, depending on the applicant’s graduate program. Some travel within the community may be required along with working evenings and weekends as needed. The deadline is June 17, 2016. Learn more about this opportunity by visiting the attached document.

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Request for Event Co-Sponsorship!

The EUC would like to introduce our Event Co-Sponsorship Form. Any interested parties who would like to request our involvement in their events will need to submit an event co-sponsorship form to the EUC. To learn more about the form or to submit a form to the EUC, visit our webpage! The upcoming deadline is September 1, 2016.

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About

Founded in 1998, the European Union Center serves as the focal point for teaching, research, and outreach on the European Union at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Our sponsored projects, affiliated faculty, academic programs, and outreach and public engagement

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Events

The European Union Center is proud to offer many dozens of events each year. Our wide variety of lectures, professional development workshops, visiting scholars, and sponsored cultural events offer our students, faculty, staff, and affiliates the opportunity to expand their

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Jean Monnet Center of Excellence

About the Jean Monnet Center of Excellence In 2015, the European Union has named the University of Illinois’ European Union Center a Jean Monnet Center of Excellence. With this designation came a 100,000 euro (approximately $112,000) award which will fund

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