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Top Master’s degree label for Philosophy programme
When:12 March 2018

Our one-year programme in Philosophy is a Top Master’s degree.

Three UG staff members to join the Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities (KHMW)
When:12 February 2018

The Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities has appointed Jan-Willem Romeijn and Jacquelien Scherpen as new members. Jouke de Vries has been appointed as Director.

Kuipers and Nobbe win Science Slam
When:01 February 2018

PhD student Nadine Kuipers and Philosophy student and poet Richard Nobbe have won the Studium Generale Groningen Science Slam 2018 for their poem about Kuipers’ research. Nadine studies Medieval texts on agriculture (so called husbandry books) at the English Language and Culture department.

Broerstraat 5, Number 4, December 2017
When:21 December 2017

Broerstraat 5 is the alumni magazine of the University of Groningen.

ERC grants help three UG scientists head to the top
When:28 November 2017

Three University of Groningen researchers have been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant. They are Catarina Dutilh Novaes, Ming Cao and Syuzanna R. Harutyunyan. The European Research Council (ERC) awards these personal grants, each worth € 2 million, to outstanding scientists thus stimulating ground-breaking research in Europe.

ERC grant for Catarina Dutilh Novaes
When:28 November 2017

The European Research Council has awarded a Consolidator Grant to Catarina Dutilh Novaes

Exceptional scores for our Philosophy programmes in Guide to Dutch Universities
When:16 November 2017

Both of Groningen's Philosophy bachelor's degree programmes have been awarded the Top Degree Programme quality label 2018 by the Guide to Dutch Universities

University of Groningen the best broad traditional university in the Netherlands
When:15 November 2017

University of Groningen the best broad traditional university in the Netherlands

Han Thomas Adriaenssen elected as new member of the Young Academy
When:14 November 2017

Han Thomas Adriaenssen has been elected as a new member of the Young Academy (De Jonge Akademie)

Two UG researchers join Dutch National Young Academy
When:13 November 2017

Two young researchers from the University of Groningen have been admitted to the Young Academy: Han Thomas Adriaenssen and Bettina Reitz-Joosse.

Lodi Nauta appointed Knight in the Order of the Netherlands Lion
When:06 September 2017

On Wednesday 6 September 2017, Professor L.W. (Lodi) Nauta has received a Royal Distinction during the official opening of the academic year of the Faculty of Philosophy. The distinction has been presented by Mayor Rinus Michels of the municipality of Winsum. Nauta has been appointed Knight in the Order of the Dutch Lion.

Veni research grant for Ronnie Hermens
When:28 July 2017

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research has awarded Ronnie Hermens a Veni research grant

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