The new Bachelor’s degree in Media Studies starts in September at the University of Groningen. Central to this three-year programme taught exclusively in English is the changing role of media in digital societies. This programme will prepare students for the job market of the 21st century; they will work in various media-related positions. The University’s Open Day on Saturday April 11 offers the opportunity to acquire detailed information about the new degree and its content.
Each episode of the weekly online video magazine Unifocus includes an item 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.