The ‘Happietaria’ is a temporary restaurant intended to raise money for charity. Hundreds of students have volunteered as chefs, waiters and waitresses, or are doing the dishes to help out. The restaurant’s profits will go to projects in developing countries. The Happietaria is organized by six Protestant student associations, ATV, C.S.F.R., GSV, HOST, Ichthus and N.S.G. The 19th edition of Happietaria Groningen runs from 22 November to 20 December. You can find the restaurant at Kreupelstraat 8.
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.
The CPB is to appoint Marcel Timmer as a member of its board as from 1 September 2019. Prof. Timmer has been Professor of Economic Growth and Development at the University of Groningen since 2010. He is currently also the Director of the Groningen...
Religious Heritage in a Diverse Europe
On 18 April 2019, Marije Coster will be awarded a PhD in the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies for her thesis titled The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Allegiance and Authority in the Poetical Discourse of Muḥammad’s Lifetime.