In 2014 the University of Groningen will celebrate its 400th anniversary. One of the activities will be ‘400 Questions for the University’. In lectures, experiments, presentations and other activities, questions posed to the University by school kids, city inhabitants, students, provincial residents and University staff will be answered. The questions can be about the University and its past or scientific and academic questions. Do you have a question for the University? Submit it via firstname.lastname@example.org.
The weekly online video magazine Unifocus highlights topics related to the University of Groningen in the fields of research and society, student life, teaching, policy and internationalization.
Dr Annette Scheepstra of the UG Arctic Centre, part of the Faculty of Arts, is about to conduct research into tourism in Antarctica and how tourists can become Antarctic ambassadors. She has been granted €1 million in funding by the Dutch Research...
The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) has appointed Professor Maria Loi and Professor Dirk Slotboom from the Faculty of Science and Engineering as members of the Academy.
The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded three Vici grants, worth €1.5 million each, to three UG researchers. Prof. J.W Romeijn, Prof. S. Hoekstra, Prof. K.I. Caputi can use this money to develop an innovative line of research and to set up...
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