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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Five years after the successful SEES expedition in 2015, UG researchers Maarten Loonen, Frits Steenhuisen and Annette Scheepstra are again leading a large research expedition into the Arctic region.
Assistant Professor Stephen Milder has received a fellowship from the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft – DFG) to conduct research on the politicization of climate change in Germany during the late 1980s and 1990s. Stephen...
Arthur ten Cate appointed Professor by special appointment of Military History