Why I say Yes to the EU: Tanja Bueltmann

First and foremost I would, if asked to describe my identity, say that I am a European citizen. And that is the simple reason why I consider the potential of the UK leaving the EU such a significant threat on a personal level. Some people say that Europe is not the EU. In geographical terms that is true. But to me the two are intrinsically entwined: all that is so … Read more

Why I say Yes to the EU: Share your reasons

This could be your contribution. Do you want to help us make a case for the UK to remain a member of the EU? Then please share your reasons with us here. Our aim is to give remain stories a personal touch – a face – that will help people understand why we believe the UK is stronger as a member of the EU. The leave side has a lot … Read more


YesToTheEUAcademics for Europe represents members of the UK’s Higher Education community who are in favour of the UK remaining a member of the EU. Europe and the EU are not the same, but for us they are intrinsically linked: our modern experience of Europe in peace, unity and collaboration developed, and remains enshrined and safeguarded, through membership of the EU – a community of nations. That’s why we are Academics Read more