October 27, 2016
Dr. Joe Jupille
In his talk, Dr. Jupille takes us on a tour of the EU’s inauspicious beginnings, its bold present and conceivable future. At root, the June 24, 2016 British referendum to exit the EU reflects the Union’s fundamental dilemma: an “ever closer union.” An “ever closer union” makes substantial policy sense in a wide range of areas, but domestic politics no longer supports increasing European integration. Jupille will discuss the logic of those three little words–“ever closer union” enshrined in the Union’s 1957 Rome Treaty, use current events to illustrate the strong countervailing forces occurring in European national politics and reflect upon the future of the EU.
Dr. Joe Jupille is Associate Professor of Political Science and Faculty Research Associate of the Institute of Behavioral Science at the University of Colorado, Boulder. His teaching and research center on the reciprocal impacts of rules and politics in Europe and internationally. His is currently working on a book called Theories of Institutions and a paper about the spread of EU-style arrangements called “Regional Integration in the World Polity.”
Dr. Jupille’s presentation is funded in part by the European Union and the Colorado European Union Center of Excellence (CEUCE) at Denver University and the EU Mission to the US. Dr. Jupille will also be speaking at the University of New Mexico’s International Studies Institute on October 28.
Lunch is from 12 – 2. The Junior Commons Room is on the second floor of the Peterson Student Center.
Cost for this lunch session is $25 for members and $35 for non-members.
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St John’s College, Junior Commons Room in the Peterson Student Center. October 27, 2016, from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm
Where: St John’s College, Junior Commons Room in the Peterson Student Center
Directions to St. John’s College (from Old Pecos Trail)
Turn right at Armenta (at stop light)
Turn left at Camino Corrales
Turn right at Old Santa Fe Trail.
After approximately a mile, turn left at Camino del Monte Sol.
Turn right onto Camino Cruz Blanca
St John’s College is on the right after the tennis courts
Please park in the visitor parking lot. It’s on your left as you enter the campus (A on the St. John’s College map). The Peterson Student Center is #1 on the campus map.