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Kritika Maheshwari wins bonus prize for most persuasive PhD Grant pitch
Posted on:07 December 2020

Kritika Maheshwari wins bonus prize for most persuasive pitch

Jan Brouwer thesis prize awarded to Ruth Kleczewski
Posted on:01 December 2020

Ruth Kleczewski has won this year's Jan Brouwer thesis prize in the category Philosophy. The prize is awarded to the best master's theses in eight categories from the Humanities and Social Sciences by the Royal Holland Society for Sciences and Humanities (KHMW) each year.

Sjoerd Griffioen receives PhD with distinction cum laude with thesis on German secularization debate
Posted on:05 October 2020

On Thursday 1 October, Sjoerd Griffioen defended his PhD thesis, entitled Contested Modernity: Karl Löwith, Hans Blumenberg and Carl Schmitt and the German Secularization Debate. He received his PhD degree with the distinction cum laude.

Revisiting the philosophical canon using Artificial Intelligence
Posted on:07 September 2020

Andrea Sangiacomo of the Faculty of Philosophy enlisted the help of the Data Science team at the Centre for Information Technology (CIT), which was able to generate refreshing insights using Artificial Intelligence.

Ethical framework for equitable global COVID-19 vaccine distribution
Posted on:04 September 2020

Philosopher Lisa Herzog, associate professor at the Faculty of Philosophy, is member of an international research team that wrote the article An Ethical Framework for global vaccine allocation, which was published in Science on 3 September. The team, led by oncologist and bioethicist Ezekiel J. Emanuel, has researched how a vaccine can be distributed around the world fairly and equitably.

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