Students will participate as observers to the plenary session of the Chamber of Deputies, scrutinising the Budgetary Bill 2017. Moreover, meetings with the Head of the Office for Relations with the EU at the Chamber of Deputies, Mr. Paolo Visca, and the Head of the Secretariat of the Committee 14 on EU Policies at the Senate, Mr. Davide Capuano, are planned. We will try to understand the place of EU-affairs within everyday parliamentary activities.
Departure from Siena to Rome at 6.30 am. Check the programme (in Italian).
The visit is going to be organized by the end of November 2016, after the exam session. EUReACT attending students AA 2015-16 interested in participating are asked to send an e-mail to the coordinator no later than 6/11/2016. Thank you!
On 30 September 2016 h 16.30 P.zza del Mercato (SIENA), in occasion of BRIGHT – the Researchers’ Night
, EUReACT attending students have been awarded their Jean Monnet Certificate AA 2015-16.
We were pleased to welcome the journalist Lucia Goracci (Rai TV), sharing with us her experience in war scenarios and future perspectives for Europe.
The programme is available here. Your participation as EUReACT students will make the discussion more lively!
Experiencing multilevel democracy: Thematic working groups are organized to ask political leaders and policy experts questions about the scope of EU governance and the state of multilevel democracy in Europe. The discussion between participants in Siena and privileged witnesses will be developed through LIVE CHAT. The workshop is open to the public. Please register in advance if you want to take part in WGs.
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Today and tomorrow last seminars about Public opinion and the EU: 4/5 h 14-16 Sala riunioni II & 5/5 h 12-13 (Aula A) “Determinants of mass publics’ attitudes towards the EU in times of crisis” (Prof. P. Bellucci).
Prof. Luca Verzichelli meets students for the last seminar about European elites on 21/4 h 12-14 (Aula seminario). Teaching materials here: http://lucaverzichelli.weebly.com/issues-on-european-elites.html
Francesco Olmastroni deals with the relation between the process of Europeanization and public opinion, in particular in connection with the main dimensions of EU citizenship: 15/4 h 12-14 (Aula 3B); 19/4 h 11-13 (Sala riunioni II).
Paolo Bellucci devotes attention in particular to the topic of European identity and to public opinion’s reactions to the economic crisis: 20/4 h 14-16 (Aula E); 21/4 h 10-12 (Aula 6).
How to measure salience and contestation of EU issues in parliamentary debates is described by Dr. PhD Alba Ferreri in a new seminar Friday 1 April h 9-11.