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…So on a day when newcomers appear
Let it be a homecoming and let us speak…
Move lips, move minds and make new meanings flare
Like ancient beacons signalling peak to peak,
From Middle sea to North sea, shining clear
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Seamus Heaney

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Updated News

Conference “The Council of Europe in Challenging Times”

On 25 November 2019, the European Centre for Advanced Studies (ECAS) celebrated the 70th Anniversary of the Council of Europe (CoE) together with the Ministry of Federal and European Affairs and Regional Development (MB) and the Competition and Regulation Institute (CRI) of Leuphana University Lüneburg with a joint conference. Get some impressions of the event.

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ECAS Guest House plans

Villa Heyn in Lüneburg shall be refurbished and become a home and working place for research fellows visiting Lüneburg. Laura Sallier has shown ECAS Academic Director James Conroy the latest plans.

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Vacancy Notice

ECAS is looking for a Student or Graduate Assistant (20 – 40 hours/month) who will support our team in building and shaping ECAS as a successful research institution.

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ECER 2019

Researchers from the University of Glasgow and Leuphana University Lüneburg will meet during the ECER Conference 2019 of the European Educational Research Association held in Hamburg Poldi Kuhl (Leuphana University) and Ines Alves (University of Glasgow) have taken...

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