Groningen is an active and musical city. Sometimes this can have a downside: noise disturbances. To control these disturbances, the municipality issues noise standards to make this city an enjoyable place to live for everybody. However, why are some noises very disturbing for one person and enjoyable for the other? In case you are interested in reading more about Groningen and the noises that the city and its many musical festivities bring forth, make sure to buy the "Dagblad van het Noorden" today. Dr. Tjeerd Andringa, Associate Professor of Auditory Cognition and lecturer at the University College Groningen, shares his expert opinion on the matter. His solution? A professional additude and an open conversation.
The University of Groningen (UG) will be awarding honorary doctorates to Prof. Titia de Lange and Dr Philipp Blom during its anniversary week in June 2019. Historian Blom will be awarded an honorary doctorate at the suggestion of Prof. Ann-Sophie Lehmann...
Prof. dr. Stynke Castelein, hoogleraar aan de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen en hoofd onderzoek bij Lentis, ontvangt de Vrouw in de Media Award 2018 Groningen.
Marc Kramer of the Faculty of Economics and Business has been chosen as Lecturer of the Year 2018.