New: European Languages and Cultures. In this degree programme, students will not only be thoroughly familiarized with a specific language and culture, but also learn to make connections between that language and culture and much broader linguistic, literary, historical, societal and political phenomena – and to understand the European cultures and their mutual dynamics. The University of Groningen degree programme teaches students to view, analyse and understand the world with an open mind.
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.
Zito Ysenbaert is the first winner of the Gerrit Krol Award, the University of Groningen (UG) essay competition.
Before we met, historian and philosopher Philipp Blom was told that he would be interviewed about his work and mission. Work okay, but a mission? ‘I don’t have one,’ says Philipp Blom on the phone from Vienna in fluent Dutch. ‘I’m curious and I like...
Journalist and TV producer Ad van Liempt describes in his biography how Albert Gemmeker, commander of Westerbork camp during the war, got away with his actions, but lived in fear of new punishment every day for years in Germany.