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Influence of regions in Europe on the European Union

In the seminar “Europe beyond Brussels”, students are taking a closer look at the influence of European regions on EU decisions. This time, students talked to Prof. Dr. Franz Schausberger. He was governor (Landeshauptmann) of the Land Salzburg between 1996 and 2004. He also co-founded the Institute of the Regions of Europe in Salzburg and represents Salzburg at the European Committee of the Regions in Brussels.
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The Salzburger Landtag and Brussels

In the seminar “Europe beyond Brussels”, students are taking a closer look at the influence of European regions on EU decisions. This time, students asked Mag. Josef Hörmandinger, the Head of the Legal and Information Unit of the Salzburger Landtag (Salzburg Regional Parliament) about his perspective on Salzburg’s efforts to influence EU decisions.
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Regions of Europe or Europe of the regions? How local governments secure their influence on the European policy-making process

In the seminar “Europe beyond Brussels”, students are taking a closer look at the influence of European regions on EU decisions. A group of students had an interesting and informative discussion with Ms. Marlène Siméon, who is director of operations at the Council of European Municipalities and Regions (CEMR). In this article the students summarized the main takeaways from her presentation and the subsequent discussion.
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Digitale Überforderung: Handy und Laptop
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Digital overload: 6 tips on how to avoid it

Laptop, smartphone, check! Time to make a start. But trying to balance work and the push notifications trickling in on your phone can be enough to make your head explode. To be online on different channels all the time can quickly lead to digital overload. Blog contributor Maria has collected 6 tips to help you cope with everyday digital life.
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Europe beyond Brussels
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Europe – so close! How the Land Salzburg influences EU decisions

In the seminar “Europe beyond Brussels”, students are taking a closer look at the influence of European regions on EU decisions. A group of students talked to Ms. Gritlind Kettl, who is Head of the EU Citizens’ Service at Land Salzburg and Europe Direct Salzburg, and the interview can be read in this blog post.
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