Student Visit to European Parliament
Published on 05/03/19
Year 12 student, Steven C, was invited to the European Parliament in Brussels by the Cypriot MEP, Dr Eleni Theocharous in February. He toured the European Parliament, Commission and Council over a two-day period and attended committee meetings alongside the Committee of Agriculture and Rural Development, Culture and Education, Gender Equality and the United Nations Committee of Trade and Development. Steven was also involved in campaign preparations ahead of the upcoming European Parliamentary elections.
Dr Theocharous commented on Steven's passion for European affairs along with his sensitivity and thoughtfulness towards the issues raised during discussions. She praised his intellectual curiosity and personal ethos, which he attributes to Claremont Fan Court School.