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Dialogue and Debate with the Polish Naval Academy

A delegation from the Polish Naval Academy joined SLU-Madrid students and faculty for a day of discussion and debate about the future of the European Union.

The agenda included topics such as migration, the relationship between the United States and Russia, the emergence of nationalism and anti-European sentiments in EU member states and the legacy of the economic crisis. READ MORE >>

SLU-Madrid's 50th Anniversary and Distinguished Alumni Celebration

SLU-Madrid is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Madrid Campus, founded in 1967.

Alumni, faculty and staff across generations honored the milestone at the 50th Anniversary and Distinguished Alumni Celebration at the Iberostar Las Letras Gran Vía Hotel. READ MORE >>

Loth '15 Excels as Business Developer for HP

Upon graduating from SLU-Madrid with a B.A. in Political Sciences/International Relations and a B.S. in Business Administration/International Business, Max Loth '15 launched his career with Fon, the creator of the world's largest WiFi network based on the sharing economy.

Starting as an intern, Loth quickly proved himself in the field and was ultimately promoted to business developer and account manager for the MENA region. READ MORE >>

If I Can, You Can!: A Former Street Child Making a Difference

Amin Sheikh awed a SLU-Madrid audience with his life story, a moving tale of hardship, love and persistence.

Once an orphan living on the streets of Mumbai (India), he has overcome incredible obstacles in order to dedicate his life to helping street children and making the world a better place. READ MORE >>

SLU-Madrid Honors High School Students For Pioneering Scientific Research

Due to the exceptional quality of the projects submitted to the Fourth Annual National Science and Technology Competition, Adjudicating Committee for the has granted two first prizes in the fields of neuroscience and molecular biology.

Students from high schools in Madrid, Navarra, Cataluña, Galicia, Castilla y León, Andalucía and Murcia participated in the competition this year, registering a total of 37 projects. READ MORE >>

New Views on the Shakespearean Stage

The English Department at SLU-Madrid hosted its fifteenth annual international academic conference entitled, "Early Shakespeare, Late Shakespeare: Collaboration and Adaptation."

Organized by Andrew J. Power, Ph.D. (English Department Head), the conference proved to be a vigorous exploration of some of the collaborations that bookend Shakespeare's career in the early and the late stages as well as an analysis of how early and late plays have been adapted since Shakespeare's death just over 400 years ago. READ MORE >>

Summer Programs Draw Nearly 250 Students to Campus

Nearly 250 students from 29 countries will continue their studies at SLU-Madrid this summer.

Offering a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate courses ranging from Oceanography to International Marketing (and, of course, Spanish), the summer sessions give university students from around the world an opportunity to get ahead in their studies and to discover Madrid and Spain. READ MORE >>

Class of 2017 Commencement at the Reina Sofia Museum

Friends, family and the SLU-Madrid community gathered at the Reina Sofia Museum to celebrate the 2017 Commencement Ceremony.

The University conferred degrees to 61 graduates from 22 countries and 7 U.S. states. READ MORE >>

Honoring Student Excellence: The Pre-Commencement Awards Ceremony

On the Eve of the Commencement Ceremony, SLU-Madrid Director and Academic Dean Dr. Paul Vita holds a reception for students, faculty and staff to honor outstanding achievement.

"The students recognized here today," Vita explained to the audience at this year's event, "are the ones that make our teaching a pleasure and a challenge. READ MORE >>

Students Speak Out on Youth Unemployment

Fundación Sanders invited SLU-Madrid students to present on risk factors in youth education at the international Close the Gap Seminar.

Mikel Green ‘17 (Psychology), Adriana Meléndez ‘17 (Political Science/International Relations) and Maxim Sharakin ‘19 (Political Science/International Relations) joined youth workers from nine countries to address the issues that impede students from fully achieving their professional potential. READ MORE >>


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