École Polytechnique: Kees van der Beek appointed Director of Research (DR)

Kees van der Beek has been appointed Director of Research (DR), deputy to the Director of Education and Research at Polytechnic School. Placed under the responsibility of Dominique Rossin, Director of Education and Research (DER), he succeeds Benoît Deveaud, and is in charge of defining the strategy and supervising all the activities of the 23 … Read more

Why Ursula von der Leyen is the most powerful woman in the world

Delivering her annual state of the union address to the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, in September, Ursula von der Leyen, the first female president of the European Commission, made a powerful visual political statement. She was dressed in a bright yellow jacket and a blue blouse and; In front of the 12 gold stars … Read more

PA hopes von der Leyen’s visit to Ramallah will resolve financial crisis

After a two-and-a-half-year hiatus in aid from the European Union, the Palestinian Authority hopes that funding, to the tune of hundreds of millions of euros, will resume following the visit of the President of the Commission European Ursula Von der Leyen in Ramallah, scheduled for Tuesday. “I hope she will come with the following news: … Read more