Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society

Focusing on politics, economics and society in western and central Europe over the past century, this program is devised with an interdisciplinary approach to studying the region.

Certificate Program

Delve into Europe and learn more about its history, politics and culture by pursuing a certificate.


Expertise in a national language used in any European country is an essential requirement of this program.

European Union Program
European Union Program at Princeton

Sponsors events and activities relating to the European Union and European politics generally.

Upcoming Events


Russia and the USA - and the EU

Professor William C. Wohlforth, Daniel Webster Professor in Government, Dartmouth College

12:00pm - 1:00pm | 019 Bendheim Hall


The Baltic - A Zone of Tensions

Professor Thomas Ries, Swedish Defense University, Stockholm & Professor William C. Wohlforth

4:30pm - 6:00pm | 019 Bendheim Hall


Questions regarding co-sponsorship or funding?

Contact John Borneman, Director

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Questions about the program?

Contact Nikki Woolward, program manager, at 609-258-8873.