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Innovation - Environment - 16.04.2024
VU signs DNNL agreement to expand diversity, sustainability and entrepreneurship
On April 16, President of the Executive Board Margrethe Jonkman and Chief Impact Officer Davide Iannuzzi have signed an agreement with the Dutch New Narrative Lab (DNNL).

Innovation - 16.04.2024
Regulation of technology calls for a different view of humans

History / Archeology - Campus - 16.04.2024
New book dives into history of Dutch secret service
Stories about the secret services during the interwar period, sensitive documents buried in a backyard to hide them from the Nazis, and a report classified as a state secret for 60 years.

Environment - 15.04.2024
VU installs 'Fossil-Free Research' committee

Health - Life Sciences - 11.04.2024
TU/e professor breaks new ground with development of artificial tissue
TU/e professor breaks new ground with development of artificial tissue
Jan van Hest receives ERC Advanced Grant for interplay between cells ánd scientific disciplines. Muscles are not only important for a killer body, but also for a healthy one.

Chemistry - Environment - 11.04.2024
ERC Advanced Grant for conversion of CO2 to fuels
ERC Advanced Grant for conversion of CO2 to fuels

Linguistics / Literature - 11.04.2024
'Just because something is complex doesn't mean we shouldn't try to explain it'
’Just because something is complex doesn’t mean we shouldn’t try to explain it’

Research Management - Law - 11.04.2024
Five ERC Advanced Grants for Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Health - Research Management - 11.04.2024
ERC Advanced grant for pancreatic cancer research

Physics - Chemistry - 11.04.2024
ERC Advanced Grant for research into pollution, molecular collisions
Researchers Bas van de Meerakker and Jan Hendriks have both been awarded an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) to extend their research.

Innovation - 10.04.2024
Coen van der Geest's Research Visit at BI Norwegian Business School
A PhD candidate from the KIN Center for Digital Innovation, Coen van der Geest, is currently on a research visit at BI Norwegian Business School.

Innovation - Career - 10.04.2024
DesignLab launches the DesignLab Academy for professionals
DesignLab proudly announces the launch of their Academy. Within the DesignLab Academy, the focus is on futures thinking; understanding the possibilities of the future so that we know how our decisions today will impact the world of tomorrow.

Health - Life Sciences - 08.04.2024
’To the roots of the matter’ part 3: Ronnie’s interacting plants

Physics - Chemistry - 08.04.2024
Ingmar Swart appointed Professor of Experimental Quantum Materials
Ingmar Swart appointed Professor of Experimental Quantum Materials
On April 1st, 2024, Ingmar Swart was officially appointed as Professor of Experimental Quantum Materials at Utrecht University.

Event - Sport - 08.04.2024
KINTalk with Agaath Doeleman: Combining data and expert opinion in elite sport

Microtechnics - 08.04.2024
Eye gaze and facial expression of robots are essential for interaction with humans
With rapid developments in artificial intelligence and robot technology, social robots will increasingly be used in society.

Campus - 06.04.2024
Experience our Bachelor's programmes on 8 & 9 November 2024

Computer Science - 05.04.2024
Challenges in Cyber security receives Gravitation programme funding

Environment - 05.04.2024
Connected World project: Connecting Climate Discourse and Religious Language

Innovation - Campus - 05.04.2024
University Innovation Fellows co-shaping futures in Twente

Campus - Environment - 05.04.2024
Ready for the future with the new VU Research Strategy
VU Amsterdam is at the heart of a rapidly changing world. Societal issues that have a major impact on our daily lives are becoming increasingly complex.

Innovation - Campus - 04.04.2024
'The university also needs to play an active role in society'
’The university also needs to play an active role in society’

Environment - 04.04.2024
No more cigarette butts on the VU Campus

Pedagogy - 04.04.2024
Knowledge institutions join forces for Centre of Expertise ’Accelerating energy and resource transition’

Innovation - Career - 04.04.2024
Investment in engineering education provides boost to Dutch chip sector

Social Sciences - Politics - 04.04.2024
Indigenous contributions are essential for intercultural state-building
Indigenous contributions are essential for intercultural state-building
Bolivia is at the forefront in terms of its constitutional framework, the presence of indigenous professionals in public administration and the successful projection of a pro-Mother Earth rhetoric in international fora-, thus Cletus Gregor Barié, cultural anthropologist.

Career - 03.04.2024
Out of your head, on your feet!
Out of your head, on your feet!

Health - Innovation - 03.04.2024
Uterus in motion
PhD candidate Connie Rees demonstrates that with a renewed ultrasound method, subtle movements of the uterus can be measured.

Career - 02.04.2024
Workshops Career Office Law spring 2024

Mathematics - 02.04.2024
Sander Dahmen promoted to UHD

Materials Science - Innovation - 02.04.2024
TU Delft and VDL ETG T&D research contactless wafer handling for better chip production
TU Delft and VDL ETG T&D research contactless wafer handling for better chip production
Every time the robotic arm picks up a wafer for placement in the chip machine, very small particles are generated which are harmful for the chip production process.

Career - Innovation - 02.04.2024
Nitesh Bharosa appointed crown member of the SER

Pedagogy - Innovation - 29.03.2024
Government invests in technical education and Brainport region, with special role for TU/e

Computer Science - Transport - 28.03.2024
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines joins AI & Mobility Lab
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines joins AI & Mobility Lab

Environment - 28.03.2024
Lisa Tran selected as Utrecht Young Academy member
Assistant professor Lisa Tran has been selected as one of the eight new members of the Utrecht Young Academy (UYA).

Life Sciences - Health - 28.03.2024
Millions in funding for mapping molecular changes in brain associated with brain disorders
Millions in funding for mapping molecular changes in brain associated with brain disorders
The Institute for Chemical Neuroscience (iCNS) has been awarded a 23.23 million euro Gravitation grant.

Psychology - Pedagogy - 28.03.2024
From student to CEO: 'I want to show that anything is possible, even if you have autism'
From student to CEO: ’I want to show that anything is possible, even if you have autism’

Environment - 28.03.2024
World's first coffee fountain at VU campus 

Innovation - Economics - 28.03.2024
Investment in engineering education crucial for Dutch chip sector

Media - 28.03.2024
Gossip is good for your social life and allows you to cooperate better
Gossip is good for your social life and allows you to cooperate better
Gossip is inextricably linked to our social interactions. We gossip to keep each other informed about the behavior and character of others.

Campus - Social Sciences - 27.03.2024
'We don't fix personal problems, we fix the environment and culture'
’We don’t fix personal problems, we fix the environment and culture’

Health - Innovation - 27.03.2024
UT scientists involved in three Gravitation projects
Seven consortia with top scientists from various Dutch universities will receive a total of 160.5 million euros.

Pedagogy - 25.03.2024
Peter Pelzer wins national teacher prize

Computer Science - 25.03.2024
NWO Gravitation: nearly ten million euros for 'Challenges in Cyber Security'
NWO Gravitation: nearly ten million euros for ’Challenges in Cyber Security’

Social Sciences - 25.03.2024
Gravitation for scientists to investigate adaptability of societies in crises
Gravitation for scientists to investigate adaptability of societies in crises
The open society is increasingly threatened by crises such as pandemics, terrorism, floods, and earthquakes.

Social Sciences - Psychology - 25.03.2024
Gravitation grant for multidisciplinary team to investigate adaptability of societies in crises

Health - 25.03.2024
Gravitation award for FLOW: 'We will be able to steer the fates of proteins'
Gravitation award for FLOW: ’We will be able to steer the fates of proteins’

Health - History / Archeology - 25.03.2024
Gravitation grant for research into therapies for blindness, adaptability in crises

Media - 22.03.2024
Introduction of expert pages for the press

Environment - Campus - 22.03.2024
Finding superhot rocks: A new global model for geothermal exploration
Associate Professor, Juan Carlos Afonso, collaborated with the Clean Air Task Force (CATF) to build a new tecno-economic global model for superhot geothermal energy, which was presented this week at
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