Open University events at Kossuth Square

December 11, 2018

At the conclusion of 24 November "Tüntetés a Tudomány és az Oktatás Szabadságáért", the coalition, committed to the freedom of thought and education, remained on Kossuth Square. 

Our Department offered free courses and many of us attended the open lectures, musical performances, and cultural events. 

Balint Varga wins Richard G. Plaschka-Preis 2018

November 28, 2018

History Alumnus and former IAS fellow Balint Varga received Richard G. Plaschka-Preis in 2018.

Attacks on Academic Freedom in the US - an extra talk by Joan Scott

November 26, 2018

On Tuesday, November 27, 10.00 – 10.40 am, Joan Scott, Professor Emerita, Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, NJ), will give a talk on “Attacks on Academic Freedom in the US” at the Open University at Kossuth Lajos ter.

This lecture is in addition to her NZD lectures and her talk on Wednesday Nov. 28, 17.30 on "Gender and Politics" in the Popper Room.


Students and Faculty express solidarity with Faculty of Social Sciences of ELTE

November 15, 2018

Students and faculty member of the class on Russian West and Austrian East: State and nation building from the 1760s through the 1980s discussed the current situation and expressed solidarity with Faculty of Social Sciences of ELTE.


November 12, 2018

Volume II: Negotiating Modernity in the 'Short Twentieth Century' and Beyond, Part I: 1918-1968; Part II: 1968-2018

Balázs Trencsényi, Michal Kopeček, Luka Lisjak Gabrijelčič, Maria Falina, Mónika Baár, and Maciej Janowski