In early November, the Student Academy and the Institut Français Groningen of the University of Groningen organized a day on French language and culture for secondary school pupils. One of the activities was a screening of the French film ‘L’enfant d’en haut’, which is about juvenile delinquency. René Veenstra, a sociologist specializing in juvenile antisocial behaviour, provided an introduction.
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Grant for research into learning methods that make hands curious
He was one of the imprisoned German war criminals known as the ‘Breda Three’: Josef Kotalla. ‘The executioner of Amersfoort’ is the only German war criminal who would die during imprisonment in the Netherlands. Forty years after his death, he is still...
In the lecture series Treasures from the University Library, researchers using material from our Special Collections talk about their research, while the objects in question are also present.