New Challenges Facing Europe
WCED and CES present several events focused on this topic. Visit the Events page for details. Photo by Dauvit Alexander

CES Director
Karla Mallette, professor of Italian and Near Eastern Studies returns to direct the Center for European Studies

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Experience Europe!
Learn more about CES academics and student funding
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CES Videos on YouTube
Visit our Multimedia page for video of select CES programs. Photos by Peter Smith

CES Faculty Experts
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The Center for European Studies (CES) - timely and cogent analysis of Europe and the EU.

CES is the focal point for the interdisciplinary study of Europe at the University of Michigan. Since 2008, CES works alongside the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies and Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies in association with the Ronald and Eileen Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia.


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