2019-2022 Jean Monnet European Union Center of Excellence


Laia Balcells

Populists and the Pandemic edited by Nils Ringe, Director of the Jean Monnet European Union Center of Excellence for Comparative Populism

Nils Ringe Workshop: “Populists and the Pandemic: How Populists Around the World Responded to Covid-19” with addresses by Jan-Werner Mueller & Pippa Norris 

2022 La Follette Forum: Adam Posen discusses Covid-19 and the US Economy and Daniel Ziblatt talks about the Future of American Democracy

Nils Ringe disusses his book “The Language(s) of Politics: Impact of Multilingual Policy-Making in the EU” with the European Parlimentary Research Service

Christian Odendahl, “COVID, inflation, and the economic recovery: What next for the Eurozone?” featuring Professor Mark Copelovitch, Mar. 2, 2022

Anne Applebaum, “The Cold War Leadership of Pope John Paul II”, Feb. 18, 2022

Mart Laar, “Cold War Leadership: The Estonian Experience”, Feb. 18, 2022

Robert Braun, Comparative Politics Colloquium: “Bloodlines: National Border Crossings and Antisemitism in Weimar Germany”, Feb. 17, 2022

Mariel Barnes, Comparative Politics Colloquium: “The Politics of Domestic Violence”, Feb. 10, 2022

Nadia Urbinati, “A Populist Democracy”, Dec. 9, 2021

“Is the (Left) Populist Movement Over?”, Nov. 18, 2021

Professor Nils Ringe, Undergraduate Workshop: “Democracy Under Threat: The Global Rise of Populism and Authoritarianism”, Nov. 10, 2021

Inken Von Borzyskowski, International Relations Colloquium, Nov. 2, 2021 

Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller, “Making Sense of the Unprecedented 2021 German Elections”, Oct. 13, 2021

“Can Ranked-Choice Voting Work in Wisconsin?” Panel, Oct. 7, 2021

Executive Vice President Dombrovskis, “Trade, Technology, and the Transatlantic Relationship” Fireside Chat, Sept. 30, 2021

Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans, “The European Union’s New Path Forward on Climate” Fireside Chat, Sept. 23, 2021

Democratic Socialism in Global Perspective Conference

Populism and the Pandemic Virtual Lecture Series

Teacher Professional Development Workshop: Teaching Cyber-Capabilities and Accelerating Global Change, March 13 & 20, 2021

Global Impact of COVID-19 and the German Response with Professor Nils Ringe, May 2020

Teacher Workshop: “Your Digital Personality” with Visiting Law Scholar Ekaterina Libova,  May 2020

Visit from European Union Ambassador to the U.S. Stavros Lambrinidis, Feb 17, 2020

 Fracturing Democracy: The Erosion of Civil Society in a Shifting Communication Ecology Conference, February 2020

 Fracturing Democracy Report 

Fracturing Democracy: Detailed Program  

2020 Comparative Politics Colloquium

2019 Comparative Politics Colloquium