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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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.