Autumn at the Faculty of Arts had a European flavour. Sophie in ‘t Veld (leading D66 MP in the European Parliament) spoke on the European Wealth of Languages. The new European Languages and Cultures degree programme opened its doors to its first students and they flooded in. European Languages and Cultures also took centre stage in the Languages Week. Student Erwin Zuidema and lecturer Dr Jeanette den Toonder explain the appeal of European Languages and Cultures.
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The humanities are diverse, dynamic, innovative and relevant to society. That is what we aim to show on Saturday September 14th, during the first Arts Festival!
Medicine student Willem Wierbos (24) is the new University of Groningen poet-in-residence for the academic year 2019-2020. He impressed the jury with his poems that ooze student life: ‘Willem is not a poet who also happens to study, but a student who...
Middle East dictatorships have many faces. Nevertheless, according to Dr Kiki Santing, they share a common pattern. She will be expanding on this in greater detail during a short lecture at the first Arts Festival.