On February 20 2017 representatives from the boards of all sorts of study associations and staff members from several departments of the RUG gathered in a seminar under the topic "Internationalization and Employability". The seminar was opened by Elmer Sterken and chaired by student assessor Mark de Jager. Hanny Elzinga and Yvonne Jordens were key note speakers. Participants could follow workshops on issues such as how to form an inclusive board, intercultural competences, working in an international environment, the position of study associations regarding employability, public speaking in various cultural contexts and making internationalization quantifiable. It was the 3rd seminar on the integration of international and Dutch students.
Have a look at the pictures here.
Zito Ysenbaert is the first winner of the Gerrit Krol Award, the University of Groningen (UG) essay competition.
On Friday 14 June, the University of Groningen will be awarding honorary doctorates to Prof. Titia de Lange and Dr Philipp Blom. This academic ceremony is part of the 81st lustrum that takes place from 5 to 15 June 2019. During the ceremony, Prof. Elmer...
More than 200 researchers and their teams can begin to work on social and scientific issues in close collaboration with public and private parties. This close collaboration will take place in 17 research projects.