Around the world Open Access Week will be taking place from 22-26 October 2012. Professor Ben Maassen founded the open access journal Stem-, spraak- en taalpathologie (Voice, Speech and Language Pathology). All speech therapists now have access to his research. Maassen’s initiative is receiving strong support from the University. Librarian Marjolein Nieboer explains why and discusses recent developments.
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.