Outstanding gymnast and medical student Epke Zonderland was awarded the Nicolaas Mulerius Medal on Monday 29 October for his exceptional contributions to the University of Groningen. Zonderland took home gold from the 2012 London Olympics with a gymnastics routine that wowed the world. University of Groningen Olympians Philipine van Aanholt, Marit Dopheide and Rogier Blink were also honoured for their outstanding qualities. A plaque in their honour will be added to the Olympic Wall at the Sports Centre.
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.
Three women affiliated with the RUG/UMCG have been nominated for the Woman in the Media Award 2023: Léonie de Jonge, Myrthe Hol and Iris Sommer. This election aims to encourage female experts and public figures to appear more in the media and to...
Een Europees samenwerkingsverband van 19 organisaties ontvangt ruim €6,5 miljoen van de Europese Unie om onderzoek te doen naar de toepassing van psilocybine als behandeling voor psychologische nood bij mensen die lijden aan een ongeneeslijke,...
PhD student Victoria Palasantzas studies the effects of nutrients, such as antioxidants and fatty acids, on fatty liver disease. To do so, she is using a sophisticated liver-on-a-chip model: a hot topic in medical research.
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