On 13 April, the third free online course offered by the University of Groningen will start: Religion and Conflict. Marjo Buitelaar is one of the lecturers. The course will examine issues such as, ‘Is religion an increasingly dominant factor in international conflicts? And if so, why is this the case? Are there other ways of looking at the relationship between religion and conflict?'
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.
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On 18 April 2019, Marije Coster will be awarded a PhD in the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies for her thesis titled The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Allegiance and Authority in the Poetical Discourse of Muḥammad’s Lifetime.
On Tuesday 9 April 2019, Lautaro Roig Lanzillotta will deliver his inaugural lecture as Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies of the University of Groningen. The title of his lecture is ‘The...
Ragnhild Bø, Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Religion and Heritage