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Economics - History / Archeology - 14.05.2024
Tine De Moor’s Rotterdamlezing celebrates the power of citizen collectives

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.

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

History / Archeology - 19.02.2024
Historical ’seed lists’ teach researchers about plant collections of the past

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 30.11.2023
Revealed: this is what this 15th-century painting looked like before it was painted over
Revealed: this is what this 15th-century painting looked like before it was painted over
Frequin was one of three speakers on the Paleissymposium Assistant Professor Sanne Frequin was one of the three speakers at the Paleissymposium, with King Willem-Alexander as host.

History / Archeology - 25.10.2023
Robert Vonk appointed as Professor by Special Appointment for History of Social Security

History / Archeology - 25.10.2023
Unstable Pedestals - Controversial monuments in public space
Unstable Pedestals - Controversial monuments in public space

History / Archeology - 20.10.2023
Stereotypical Dutch images of Poland from the seventeenth century defined Eastern and Western Europe
Stereotypical Dutch images of Poland from the seventeenth century defined Eastern and Western Europe
There are prejudices against Poles in the Netherlands. Poles are supposed to cause nuisance, be corrupt, and drink too much.

History / Archeology - 20.10.2023
Stereotypical Dutch images of Poland emerged in the seventeenth century
Stereotypical Dutch images of Poland emerged in the seventeenth century
There are prejudices against Poles in the Netherlands. Poles are supposed to cause nuisance, be corrupt, and drink too much.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 17.10.2023
Dreaming and acting in the spirit of Martin Luther King

History / Archeology - Campus - 13.10.2023
Saskia Stevens wins the CHARM-EU Open Science Recognition Award

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 26.09.2023
The University Library: not always warm and accessible
The University Library: not always warm and accessible
These days, people are hard at work in the University Library, and the books are neatly organised and categorised for everyone who wants to use them.

Religions - History / Archeology - 11.09.2023
Inaugural address Karim Schelkens: The importance of religious literacy for contemporary society

History / Archeology - 05.09.2023
How the Huguenots were blamed for 16th-century storms
While some people claimed that the pandemic originated in China, others attributed the cause to the mistreatment of animals.

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 23.08.2023
’Een schip vol woorden’ exhibition on display in Utrecht University Libraries

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 23.08.2023
’Een schip vol woorden’ exhibition on display in Utrecht University Library

Health - History / Archeology - 19.07.2023
New mural pays tribute to ophthalmologist F.C. Donders
Only those with serious eye problems would overlook Utrecht's newest tribute to ophthalmologist Franciscus Cornelis Donders.

History / Archeology - 30.06.2023
’European slavery in Asia seems to have almost disappeared from collective memory’
Historian Dries Lyna and his colleagues are trying to bring the forgotten Asian slavery back into history.

History / Archeology - 29.06.2023
History of slavery on Aruba and St. Eustasius online
History of slavery on Aruba and St. Eustasius online
Island communities such as Aruba and St. Eustasius were hit hard by slavery. This is apparent from the databases Aruba: slavernij en emancipatie, 1840-1863 (Aruba: slavery and emancipation, 1840-1863) and Sint Eustatius.

History / Archeology - 19.06.2023
Take a walk along Utrecht's colonial history
Take a walk along Utrecht’s colonial history

History / Archeology - Politics - 02.06.2023
The recovered music that tells the story of Dutch revolutionaries over 200 years ago
The recovered music that tells the story of Dutch revolutionaries over 200 years ago
Around 1800, political and social unrest swept through Europe. The Netherlands, or more correctly, the Dutch Republic, also was the scene of civil conflict and political coups.

History / Archeology - Music - 02.06.2023
The recovered music that told the story of Dutch revolutionaries over 200 years ago
The recovered music that told the story of Dutch revolutionaries over 200 years ago
Around 1800, political and social unrest swept through Western Europe. The Netherlands, or more correctly, the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands, was also the scene of civil war and coups.

History / Archeology - Politics - 02.06.2023
The recovered music that tells the 200 year old story of Dutch revolutionaries
The recovered music that tells the 200 year old story of Dutch revolutionaries
Around 1800, political and social unrest swept through Europe. The Netherlands, or more correctly, the Dutch Republic, also was the scene of civil conflict and political coups.

History / Archeology - 30.05.2023
Suriname birth certificates for and by the public put online

History / Archeology - 09.05.2023
Nijmegen University Library donates Surinamese collection to Anton de Kom University in Suriname

Career - History / Archeology - 23.03.2023
The history of the Nederlandsche Heidemaatschappij in times of war and crisis raises the issue of executive responsibility
The Nederlandsche Heidemaatschappij (NHM, the predecessor of the KNHM Foundation and Arcadis) was the main private employment contractor in the Netherlands and supervised the employment of Jews from Jewish labour camps during the Second World War.

Criminology / Forensics - History / Archeology - 21.03.2023
Will Putin ever stand trial in The Hague? 'I don't rule it out'
Will Putin ever stand trial in The Hague? ’I don’t rule it out’
On 17 March 2023, the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague issued a warrant for Putin's arrest.

History / Archeology - Campus - 06.03.2023
'We want to internationalise and diversify European historiography'
’We want to internationalise and diversify European historiography’

Campus - History / Archeology - 20.02.2023
Six Utrecht Professors join the RHSSH
Six Utrecht Professors join the RHSSH

History / Archeology - 20.02.2023
'Recent advice on the history of the former Dutch East Indies should be more broadly applied'
’Recent advice on the history of the former Dutch East Indies should be more broadly applied’

History / Archeology - 07.02.2023
The history of Rotterdam along the migration skyline

History / Archeology - Politics - 25.01.2023
'It is crucial to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day'
’It is crucial to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day’

Law - History / Archeology - 12.01.2023
’Autonomy of cities in the past deserves renewed attention’

History / Archeology - 16.12.2022
Educational escape room ’University in Resistance’ to reopen

History / Archeology - 29.11.2022
Over twenty UU historians contributed to this extensive new publication
Over twenty UU historians contributed to this extensive new publication
In total, more than a hundred authors contributed to 'Nog meer wereldgeschiedenis van Nederland' ('Even More Global History of the Netherlands'), editor Professor of Social and Economic History  Lex Heerma van Voss says.

History / Archeology - 25.11.2022
Call for papers: Migration & Societal Change Conference June 2023

History / Archeology - 21.11.2022
Jesper Verhoef is the new ’Researcher-in-Residence’ at the KB with research on LGBTQI+ websites
The Royal Library (KB) in The Hague has selected historian and media scholar Jesper Verhoef as KB Researcher-in-Residence 2023 .

History / Archeology - 01.11.2022
'Remembering Holland is actually more about Gelderland'
’Remembering Holland is actually more about Gelderland’
Het verhaal van Gelderland (The Story of Gelderland), edited by Dolly Verhoeven, will be published on 10 November.

History / Archeology - 05.10.2022
Neanderthal lives on in modern humans

History / Archeology - 22.09.2022
Schokland: World heritage site in mixed reality

History / Archeology - 20.09.2022
How old is the Prinsjesdag suitcase?

History / Archeology - 16.09.2022
Research and education hand in hand: new minor launched from research project Constructing the Limes
Research and education hand in hand: new minor launched from research project Constructing the Limes

History / Archeology - 16.09.2022
Modderman Prize 2022 awarded to Hannah Brodersen

Law - History / Archeology - 16.09.2022
Congratulations to Hannah Brodersen who has been awarded the Modderman Prize 2022

History / Archeology - 14.09.2022
Archival Photo Negative Collection: A Glimpse into the Past, Holding the Mirror to the Present
Archival Photo Negative Collection: A Glimpse into the Past, Holding the Mirror to the Present

Campus - History / Archeology - 09.09.2022
Elisabeth Jäckel wins UvA preliminary round of 3MT PhD pitch competition

History / Archeology - 09.09.2022
How tour guides help processing the 'Troubles' in Northern Ireland
How tour guides help processing the ’Troubles’ in Northern Ireland

History / Archeology - Environment - 07.09.2022
From solar panels to tables made from old jackets: University opens its doors on Heritage Open Days
From solar panels to tables made from old jackets: University opens its doors on Heritage Open Days

Event - History / Archeology - 22.08.2022
Exhibition unveils Central Asian part of Silk Road
Exhibition unveils Central Asian part of Silk Road

History / Archeology - Career - 12.08.2022
3 NWO Open Competition grants for EUR researchers
Three scientists from Erasmus University Rotterdam receive an Open Competition SSH grant from the Dutch Research Council (NWO).