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Coronavirus pandemic information

New: Information per target group: Students, Staff members, Prospective students, and Others affiliated with the UG

Updated 29 May 1 p.m.

This page gives the latest information about the implications of the coronavirus for students, staff members, prospective students, and others affiliated with the UG.

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  • 29 May: At the end of lockdown-week 11 the Rector is looking ahead to Academic year 2020-2021 in her #AskourRector vlog. Whatever the world looks like in September: UG guarantees high-quality online education. Cisca Wijmenga hopes that more and more physical meetings will be possible.
  • 26 May: In his latest Journal President Jouke de Vries wonders: which political regime has been approaching the coronavirus problem the best: a democratic regime or an autocratic regime? Read Coronavirus and the open society.
  • 19 May: In Jouke's Journal #6 President Jouke de Vries shares his thoughts on the challenges for reopening the doors of the University somewhere coming weeks.
  • 15 May: Rector Cisca Wijmenga addresses the academic community with her weekly #AskourRector vlog, this time about her invitation to the Minister of Higher Education to pay a digital working visit to the UG. Read also the report on My University.
  • 13 May: In Jouke's Journal #5 our President Jouke de Vries introduces the UG Extension School: True Lifelong Development.
  • 8 May: Rector Cisca Wijmenga addresses the academic community of the UG with her weekly #AskourRector vlog, this time it's about resilience and support.

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