The European Union Center is pleased to announce its 14th annual European Union Day on February 29, 2016. This year, the annual “State of the European Union” address will be delivered by His Excellency Henne Schuwer, Ambassador of the Netherlands to the United States.
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On March 12, 2015, His Excellency Andris Razāns, Ambassador of Latvia to the United States, delivered the State of the European Union Address as part of the Thirteenth Annual European Union Day's proceedings. You may view the address below or on the EUC's video library.
Ambassador Andris Razāns Delivers State of the European Union Address at the Thirteenth Annual EU Day ~ European Union Center at the University of Illinois
As part of the 2015 Regional Faculty Conference, Professor Stefan Jonsson of Linköping University gave the keynote address on March 12, 2015. His lecture was based off of the book he recently published with Peo Hansen, entitled Eurafrica: The Colonial Roots of European Integration and he addressed the landscape and future of European Studies and European Union Studies as such. A video of Professor Jonsson's lecture is available to view EUC's video library
Eurafrica: The Colonial Roots of European Integration ~ European Union Center at the University of Illinois