Opening Academic Year Campus Fryslân: Gemma Frisius Lecture
|When:||We 16-09-2015 16:30 - 19:30|
|Where:||City Hall, Hofplein 38, Leeuwarden|
This year’s Gemma Frisius Lecture will mark the beginning of a new era for the Frisian academic society. Since May 1st, the University of Groningen has been working on the establishment of the 11th faculty in Leeuwarden. Prof. Jouke de Vries has been appointed as dean of this new faculty. De Vries will open the academic year 2015-2016.
Prof. Barbara Oomen, dean of University College Roosevelt (UCR) in Middelburg, will make an appearance. UCR was labelled “excellent” by the Dutch accreditation organization. Oomen will talk about the foundations of a successful University College: which lessons can be learned?