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Impact in Focus| overview video series

18 March 2024

Impact in Focus is a new video series that takes you along into the inspiring world of research at the University of Groningen. Discover how our researchers bring about change and what impact they want to make.

Paul Buijs | Sustainable logistics

In the episode below, Associate Professor of Transportation Science and Technology Paul Buijs talks about the ULaaDS: Urban Logistics as an On-Demand Service project. Buijs onderzoekt hoe innovatie kan bijdragen aan de verduurzaming van de logistieke sector, met name in de context van stadslogistiek.

Marjon Fokkens-Bruinsma | Resilience and well-being of prospective teachers

In the episode below, Associate Professor of Education and Educational Studies Marjon Fokkens-Bruinsma talks about the 'Life is tough but so are you' project. A project that aims to help increase the resilience and well-being of prospective teachers.

Esther Hartman | 'Fit en Vaardig' at the elementary school

In the episode below, movement scientist Esther Hartman talks about her research into the influence of movement in elementary school lessons. She developed the learning method Fit en Vaardig in which elementary school students receive half an hour of moving language and math lessons three times a week.

René Veenstra | Bullying

In the episode below René Veenstra, Professor of Sociology, talks about his research on bullying in schools and the anti-bullying programme KiVa.

Joram Tarusarira | Religion and Climate

In the episode below Joram Tarusarira, assistant professor of Religion, Conflict and Peacebuilding, talks about his research on the role of religion in climate related conflicts, peacebuilding and security

Oscar Franken | Waddensea Research

In the episode below, ecologist Oscar Franken talks about his research on the sea soil of the Waddensea.

Lisa Herzog | Philosophy and Economics

In the first episode of Impact in Focus Lisa Herzog, Professor in Political Philosophy, tells us about her research at the cutting edge of philosophy and economics.

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