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On 27 May 2011 a lecture was held by Alan Sked from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on Nations and Empires. The event followed the third meeting of the NISE Scientific Council in Vienna. The venue was the Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Augasse 2-6 (UZA I...

The Bayernpartei (BP), a Bavarian party which was established right after the Second World War, has transferred to NISE its remaining archives, which will from now on be kept at the ADVN depot. NISE is best known for its heuristic and historiographic objectives, but it also...

The Scottish Political Archive (SPA) has joined the NISE network of research and heritage institutes. The NISE network from now on also has a member from Scotland: the Scottish Political Archive. The SPA was established in October 2010 at the University of Stirling, as part of...

A new section has been created on the NISE website, providing a canvas for the announcement of publications, events, courses etc. by the NISE SC and NW members. From now on all members of the NISE Scientific Council and the NISE Network have the opportunity to...

On 17, 18 and 19 February 2011, NISE cojointly with SPIN (Study Platform on Interlocking Nationalisms) organised a workshop on Choral societies and nationalist mobilization in nineteenth-century Europe. This workshop was held in the Royal Conservatoire Antwerp (Faculty of the Artesis University College) and was made...

To make NISE better known, a brochure and a framework text have been recently published. NISE is based on the cooperation of partners (individual and institutional) throughout Europe. Moreover it also has to reach as many as possible potential users (students, researchers, press etc.), using all...

Two new organisational layers have been added to NISE: an Executive Committee and a Board of Directors. They will guide and assist the day-to-day work of the coordinators. The steady development of NISE has now reached a stage necessitating a more elaborated organisational structure. Therefore two extra...

The Scientific Council (SC) has to reflect the topical and geographical diversity of the history of national and regional movements. In view of this fundamental guideline, the SC has over the last year been enlarged with the following academics: Peter Aronsson, Todor Čepreganov, Alexey Miller...

The database, which is integrated within ODIS, constitutes the core of NISE. Over the last year it has been further developed, with its launch foreseen for 2011. The NISE database is integrated into ODIS, assisting in the process the Flemish database with its own international new...