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Thursday, September 14, 2023

CES Open House
4:30pm - 6:00pm
CES Open House

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

A World in Crisis: Climate breakdown, Conflict and Us – A Conversation with European Commissioner for Crisis Management Janez Lenarčič
11:00am - 12:15pm
CES Special Event — A World in Crisis: Climate breakdown, Conflict and Us – A Conversation with European Commissioner for Crisis Management Janez Lenarčič
  • Janez Lenarčič – European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management
  • Chair Christoph Mikulaschek – Assistant Professor of Government, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Subcontractors of Guilt: Holocaust Memory and Muslim Belonging in Postwar Germany
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Jews in Modern Europe Seminar — Subcontractors of Guilt: Holocaust Memory and Muslim Belonging in Postwar Germany
  • Esra Özyürek – Associate Professor in Contemporary Turkish Studies, European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Chair Derek J. Penslar – William Lee Frost Professor of Jewish History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Director, The Center for Jewish Studies, Harvard University; Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of History, Harvard University

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

European Relative Deprivation and Support for Social Europe
2:00pm - 3:15pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — European Relative Deprivation and Support for Social Europe
  • Sharon Baute – Assistant Professor of Comparative Social Policy, University of Konstanz; Visiting Scholar 2023-2024, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Cathie Jo Martin – Professor of Political Science, Boston University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Thursday, September 21, 2023

The Crisis in the National Health Service in Historical Perspective
4:00pm - 5:30pm
European Politics Seminar — The Crisis in the National Health Service in Historical Perspective
  • Andrew Seaton – Junior Research Fellow in History, St. Anne's College, University of Oxford
  • Rosemary C.R. Taylor – Associate Professor of Sociology and Community Health, Tufts University; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair James Cronin – Professor of History, Boston College; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, September 22, 2023

An Address by HE Tanja Fajon, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia – Slovenia, Europe and the World: Navigating the Geopolitical Storm
11:00am - 12:15pm
CES Special Event — An Address by HE Tanja Fajon, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia – Slovenia, Europe and the World: Navigating the Geopolitical Storm
  • Tanja Fajon – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia, Republic of Slovenia
  • Chair Manja Klemenčič – Associate Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
The Institutional Sources of Economic Transformation:  Insulation and Compensation in the Politics of Energy Transitions
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Seminar on State and Capitalism Since 1800 — The Institutional Sources of Economic Transformation: Insulation and Compensation in the Politics of Energy Transitions
  • Jonas Meckling – Associate Professor of Energy and Environmental Policy, University of California, Berkeley
  • Matto Mildenberger – Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Chair Kathleen Thelen – Ford Professor of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and Peter A. Hall – Krupp Foundation Professor of European Studies, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Building the Surveillance State on a Punchcard? How Government Bureaucracies Hinder and Enable Government Surveillance Projects
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Dissertation Workshop — Building the Surveillance State on a Punchcard? How Government Bureaucracies Hinder and Enable Government Surveillance Projects
  • Katharin Tai – Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science, MIT; Graduate Student Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Lauren Bohm – Ph.D. Candidate in History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Monday, September 25, 2023

An Address by H.E. George Gerapetritis, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic
11:30am - 12:45pm
Director's Seminar — An Address by H.E. George Gerapetritis, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic
  • George Gerapetritis – Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hellenic Republic
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Session 1: What Is a Senior Thesis?
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — Session 1: What Is a Senior Thesis?
  • Chair Charles Clavey – Lecturer on Social Studies, Harvard University; Seminar Co-chair & Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and William Whitham – Lecturer, Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard University; Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
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