In September 2010, an NGO run and co-founded by CEU alumnus Elad Orian got awarded a membership in the Clinton Global Initiative. Elad is an environmental expert, physicist and political activist. He graduated from the CEU Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy in 2009 and since then has succeeded in launching the up-and-coming non-profit organization Comet-ME.*
The CEU Alumni Reunion on November 19, 2010 gathered over 30 alumni and friends at the University Club Toronto in Ontario, Canada. Another excellent opportunity for CEU graduates to rekindle old friendships and expand their personal and professional networks, the event also gave guests a chance to support students at their University and boost the fundraising rankings of their local alumni network by donating more than 400 USD to the 2010/11 CEU Alumni Campaign and pledging
Over 50 CEU alumni and friends attended the CEU Alumni Reunion in New York City on November 17, 2010! Sharing in the warm and lively atmosphere with colleagues and old friends at the Hungarian Consulate General hall, guests had the special opportunity to meet with CEU Rector John Shattuck personally and discuss his plans for the future of the University.