EU in Focus: What is the EU? How Does It Work? - Fall 2017
date: September 18, 2017

Introduction to EU Institutions and Decision-Making
September 18, 6:00 pm, Villa La Pietra
Nicolò Conti, NYU Florence and University of Rome

The History of European Integration and the Common Market
September 26, 12:00pm, Villa Sassetti
Davide Lombardo, NYU Florence

Climate Change and the Future of the Paris Agreement
October 2, 6:00 pm, Villa Sassetti
Joanne Scott, European University Institute

European Identity: The Challenge of Migration in the European Union
October 3, 12:30 pm, Villa Sassetti
Caterina Francesca Guidi, European University Institute


EU in Focus Working Group
(NYU Florence students only, see details about how to apply above)

Review Session, October 10, 12.00 pm, Villa Sassetti
Final Presentation, October 24, 12:00 pm, Villa Sassetti
Trip to Brussels, October 28-31, Brussels, Belgium

Working Group Requirements:
-Attend the introductory talks on September 18 and 26
-Attend one policy focus area talk on October 2 or October 3
-Contribute to team presentation of policy focus area on October 23