Center for European Studies

The mission of the Center for European Studies is to advance understanding of the social, political and economic events that shape contemporary Europe, in particular the European integration project. The center disseminates knowledge about contemporary Europe by enriching the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s work in graduate and undergraduate education and in outreach programs with public schools, business and media organizations.

In addition to being a National Resource Center, the center is also a Jean Monnet Center of Excellence funded by the European Commission, one of only five such centers in the United States to hold both designations.

Programs and outreach include: