EUC Video Interviews

Welcome to the European Union Center Video Interview page. Videos on this page will be interviews of different experts and researchers by the staff of EUC. The interviews will focus on different points-of-view regarding a host of subjects related to the EU.


16 Sept. 2019

The interview with Baroness Ruth Deech, Member of United Kingdom Parliament, House of Lords, was conducted on Monday, 16 September 2019, on the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign campus during a visit by Baroness Deech. The interview focused on Brexit and the current climate in the UK, with questions that were curated by the EUC from Illinois students.

4 Oct. 2019

This Skype interview with Prof. Catherine Barnard, professor of European Union and Employment Law; Senior Tutor, Trinity College, Cambridge; senior fellow, UK in a Changing Europe, took place on 4 October 2019. The interview focused on Brexit and the questions surrounding “what’s next” for the UK and the EU. The questions were created by Illinois students and curated by members of the EUC.

1 Nov. 2019

Interview with Professor Nihad Bunar, Stockholm University, on 1 November 2019 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The focus is on migrant children in Sweden and how the different groups are dealing with the education and well-being of those children, who are being placed within Sweden’s borders. Questions were developed by students and researchers from the European Union Center (EUC).