There is a new place to study in the University Library: the Learning Grid. It is the first part of much more extensive renovation work. The Learning Grid was designed to meet students' wishes, with modern and flexible studying as its main focus. There are places to work with others with good computer facilities, plenty of opportunities to plug in your laptop or tablet, private nooks and corners to discuss things in groups, mobile desks, adaptable curtains, meeting spots and lounge areas.
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.
Wim van de Donk, commissaris van de Koning in Brabant, vraagt zich af of politie en justitie nog wel een deuk in een pakje boter kunnen slaan. De bestuurder uitte deze forse kritiek vrijdag tijdens een symposium in de Tilburgse LocHal.
Amina Helmi, a professor of Astronomy specializing in Milky Way dynamics, structure and formation, will receive the Spinoza Prize in October.
The Cabinet’s decision, based on the advice of the Van Rijn committee, will have disastrous consequences for the University of Groningen as a broad-based classical university.