On Monday, 5 September 2016 the Natolin (Warsaw) campus of the College of Europe celebrated the Start of the Academic Year 2016-2017 with the students of the Keynes Promotion.
After a welcome speech by the Vice-Rector Mrs Ewa OŚNIECKA-TAMECKA, the Director of Studies Professor Pascaline WINAND introduced the new students to the European Interdisciplinary Studies programme.
After that, Professor Richard BUTTERWICK-PAWLIKOWSKI and Professor Tobias SCHUMACHER presented the mission and activities of the Academic Chairs they are heading: the European Civilisation Chair and the European Neighbourhood Policy Chair.
The morning session ended by a formal lunch given by the Vice-Rector in the Natolin Palace and Gardens. Later in the day, the students had the opportunity to meet the Academic Assistants and the Heads of Services. In the afternoon, the Natolin Language Service presented itself to the students.