IP/14/1188  22-10-2014 - EU high level group calls for targeted funding to boost use of new technologies in higher education 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 October 2014 The European Union's High-Level Group on the Modernisation of Higher Education publishes its report today on 'new modes of learning and teaching in universities'.
SPEECH/14/706  21-10-2014 - Speech - Financial Fair Play helping to preserve the real values of football, says Commissioner 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Androulla VASSILIOU Member of the European Commission for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth Speech - Informal meeting of EU Sport Ministers Rome, 21 October 2014 I have had the opportunity already to discuss the idea of Financial Fair Play with [UEFA] President Michel Platini.
IP/14/1176  17-10-2014 - Matera to be 2019 European Capital of Culture in Italy 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 October 2014 The selection panel of independent experts responsible for assessing the Italian cities competing to be European Capital of Culture in 2019 has recommended that Matera should be awarded the title.
IP/14/1171  17-10-2014 - Fees and grants for students widely differ across Europe 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 October 2014 Levels of student tuition or administrative fees, grants and loans continue to highlight stark differences across Europe, according to a report published today by the European Commission's Eurydice network.
IP/14/1135  14-10-2014 - Winners of 2015 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA) for pop, rock and dance music unveiled 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels / Groningen, October 14, 2014 The winners of the 2015 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA), celebrating the best new pop, rock and dance acts in Europe which have achieved cross-border chart success, were announced today by the European Commission and Eurosonic Noorderslag, the European music...
IP/14/1134  14-10-2014 - The European Commission and UEFA sign partnership agreement 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 October 2014 In Brussels today the European Commission and UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) are signing a cooperation agreement covering the next three years. In the presence of José Manuel Barroso, the President of the European Commission, Androulla Vassiliou, Commissioner responsible for sport,...
IP/14/1115  09-10-2014 - EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards: Horta Museum honoured 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 9 October 2014 An award ceremony will take place at the Horta Museum in Saint-Gilles, Brussels, on 10 October (17.30) to celebrate its success in the 2014 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards.
STATEMENT/14/308  09-10-2014 - Patrick Modiano, Nobel Prize for Literature: Statement by European Commissioner Androulla Vassiliou 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 9 October 2014 'I warmly congratulate Patrick Modiano on his recognition by the Academy as the 2014 Nobel Prize laureate in literature. Over a period spanning 45 years, Modiano has produced a truly accomplished body of work.
IP/14/1113  08-10-2014 - Commissioners Vassiliou and Geoghegan-Quinn welcome Nobel Prize for Chemistry award to EU-funded researcher 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 October 2014 The Nobel Prize for Chemistry 2014 was today awarded jointly to Eric Betzig, Stefan W. Hell and William E. Moerner "for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy".
IP/14/1107  08-10-2014 - Winners of 2014 European Union Prize for Literature announced at Frankfurt Book Fair 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Frankfurt/Brussels, 8 October 2014 The winners of the 2014 European Union Prize for Literature were announced today at the Frankfurt Book Fair. The award recognises the best new and emerging authors in Europe.