IP/14/1059  30-09-2014 - Jean Monnet Conference 2014: what's next for European Union studies? 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 September 2014 The future of EU studies is the focus of this year's annual Jean Monnet Conference, which takes place in Brussels on 1 and 2 October. European Commission President José Manuel Barroso and Androulla Vassiliou, Commissioner for Education, Training, Multilingualism and Youth, will...
IP/14/1050  26-09-2014 - Commissioner Vassiliou presents Erasmus+ in France 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 26 September 2014 Androulla Vassiliou, the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, will present Erasmus+, the new European programme for education, youth and sport, this Monday (29 September at 10:00) at the conference to be held at the Cité Universitaire Internationale (Espace Adenauer),...
SPEECH/14/630  26-09-2014 - The European Training Foundation – 20 years of making political vision a reality 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Androulla VASSILIOY Member of the European Commission for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth European Training Foundation Turin, 26 September 2014 Dear Madlen, Ladies and Gentlemen, colleagues, I am delighted to be with you on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the European Training Foundation...
IP/14/1042  25-09-2014 - Fly me to the moon: 300 cities set for European Researchers' Night 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 September 2014 Destination moon - commencing countdown, engines on! If you have ever wondered what it's like to be a space astronaut or a forensic scientist helping to crack a murder mystery, then don't miss the annual European Researchers' Night tomorrow (26 September).
IP/14/1035  25-09-2014 - European Day of Languages: diversity's in our DNA 
European Commission - Commission Press release Brussels, 25 September 2014 European A European-themed cocktail bar in Budapest, multilingual concerts in Zagreb and Vilnius, a 'speak' dating session in Prague, a travelling exhibition in Paris featuring translations of Homer's Odyssey and mini-language courses at libraries in Berlin: these are just some of the events...
SPEECH/14/621  25-09-2014 - Why languages matter: European and national perspectives on multilingualism 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Androulla VASSILIOU Member of the European Commission for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth European Day of Languages Florence, 25 September 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, I am delighted to be here with you today to mark the European Day of Languages.
SPEECH/14/614  23-09-2014 - Why cultural heritage needs to move with the times 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Androulla VASSILIOU Member of European Commission for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth EU Presidency Conference on Heritage Commons Turin, 23 September 2014 I would like to start by thanking the Italian Presidency for inviting me today and for choosing to hold this event in such...
IP/14/1025  22-09-2014 - Erasmus Impact Study confirms EU student exchange scheme boosts employability and job mobility 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 September 2014 Young people who study or train abroad not only gain knowledge in specific disciplines, but also strengthen key transversal skills which are highly valued by employers.
MEMO/14/534  22-09-2014 - Erasmus Impact Study: Key findings 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 22 September 2014 IP/14/1025 What is the objective and methodology of the Erasmus Impact Study? The Erasmus Impact Study (EIS) aims to answer two major questions. Firstly, it analyses the effects of Erasmus student mobility in relation to studies and placements on individual skills enhancement, employability...
SPEECH/14/611  22-09-2014 - Erasmus Impact Study 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Androulla VASSILIOU Member of the European Commission for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth Erasmus Impact Study Press conference on presentation of results Brussels, 22 September 2014 Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen, It is a pleasure for me to be here in the press room today...