Upcoming Events


Date & Title of Event

Various Speakers 4:15pm ET, Tuesday, April 9, 2024 | Rethinking Democracy in and for the European Union | ESC-YLS Colloquium Series
Various Speakers 4:10pm ET, Wednesday, April 17, 2024 | Challenges for the European Union in 2024: Security, Geopolitics & Populism


Previous Events

Speaker Date & Title of Event  
Various Speakers 4:15pm ET, Monday, March 4, 2024 | Future of Geopolitical Europe in a World of Energy Dependency | ESC-YLS Colloquium Series
Various Speakers 4:15pm ET, Monday, February 19, 2024 | EU Borders in a Post-Colonial World | ESC-YLS Colloquium Series
Prof. Kim Scheppele (Princeton)
Prof. Laurent Pech (University College Dublin)
Chaired by Prof. Isabela Mares (Yale)
4:15pm ET, Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | The Democracy Deficit & the Future of the Rule of Law in the EU | ESC-YLS Colloquium Series

Lucio Gussetti, the Yale EU Visiting Fellow, and Principal Legal Advisor of the European Commission on International Law and on the Relations of the EU with the World

Arne Westad, Elihu Professor of History and Global Affairs, 

12:30 pm ET, Wednesday, February 22, 2023, The Ukraine/ Russia War and Indivisibility of Security on the European Continent: a Perspective from the EU | Watch Video
Klaus Welle, Secretary-General of the European Parliament 12:30pm ET, Tuesday, November 1, 2022,  The Ukraine War and Europe: Russia’s Intent and Impacts on the EU System and Transatlantic Relations | Watch Video

Rudiger Bachmann, Stepan Family College Professor of Economics, Notre Dame University

Anselm Hager, Assistant Professor of International Politics, Humboldt-Universität

Anke Hassel, Professor of Public Policy at the Hertie School (Berlin) and Co-Director at the Jacques Delors Centre

Katharina Schulze, Leader of the Greens in the Bavarian state parliament

12:00 pm ET, October 21, 2021,  Roundtable on German Elections | Watch Recording

Vernon Bogdanor, Professor of Government at the Institute of Contemporary British History, King’s College, London

Moderated by Isabela Mares, Arnold Wolfers Professor of Political Science

12:00 pm ET, Monday, April 19, 2021,  Britain and the EU after Brexit | Watch Video

Ben Judah, foreign policy writer 

Georgina Wright, senior researcher at the Institute for Government; Visiting Fellow at the German Marshall Fund of the United States

Hamish Falconer is a former member of Britain’s foreign service;  World Fellow 2020

Moderated by:  David Cameron, Professor of Political Science

12:00 pm ET, November 9, 2020,  Can Britain Have a Grand Strategy after Brexit | Watch Video
Annemie Turtelboom, Member of the European Court of Auditors 12:00pm ET, February 21, 2019 | Trade Wars, Geopolitics and Brexit: EU Searching for a New Role in the New Decade

David Cameron, Professor of Political Science, Yale

Nizam Uddin, 2019 World Fellow

Nizam Uddin, 2019 World Fellow

David Cameron, Professor of Political Science, Yale

Bonnie Weir, Ph.D, Lecture in Political Science, Yale

Meredith Shephard, Ph.D, Postdoctoral Associate at the Council on African Studies, MacMillan Center, Yale

Andrea Aldrich, Lecturer in Political Science, Yale

4:00pm ET, December 12, 2019 | Brexit Election & World Fellows’ Watch Party


12:00pm ET, December 3, 2019 | What Might Post-Brexit Reconciliation Look Like: Global Perspectives

Bruce Ackerman, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science

Nizam Uddin, 2019 World Fellow; Senior Head of Mosaic and Community Integration at The Prince’s Trust

Bonnie Weir, Lecturer in Political Science

Moderated by Paul Kennedy, the J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of History and Distinguished Fellow of the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy

12:00 pm ET, October 28, 2019 | Brexit Briefing: Updates and Understanding a Country Divided
Dr. Reuven (Ruvi) Ziegler, Associate Professor in International Refugee Law, University of Reading (UK); Chair, New Europeans UK 12:00 pm ET, Monday, April 1, 2019,  Uncertain Futures: EU Citizenship in the Shadow of Brexit
Anastasia Obydenkova, Princeton University and the Higher School of Economics (Moscow) 12:00 pm ET, November 12, 2018,  Authoritarian Regionalism: The Case of Post-Soviet Eurasia *Co-Sponsored by the Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies Program
Marco Buti, Director-General for Economic and Financial Affairs at the European Commission 4:00 pm ET, November 1, 2018,

Global Economic Governance: Can Fragmentation Be Overcome?

Tudi Kernalegenn, Visiting Fellow in European Studies 4:30 pm ET, October 25, 2018,  European Parties and European Voters Abroad
João Rodrigues, Lawyer for the European Parliament, and 2016-2017 Yale Visting EU Fellow 4:00 pm ET, October 11, 2018,  EU/US: Friends… Foes… It’s Complicated
Ambassador Karen Pierce, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the United Nations 12:00 pm ET, October 10, 2018,  Europe After Brexit
Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety 4:00 pm ET, September 28, 2018 ~ EU Commissioner for Health & Food Safety, a Public Lecture *Co-Sponsored with the Baltic Studies Program, Office of International Affairs; and European Horizons