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Research Management - 12.10.2023
Ted Sanders visiting professor at Belgian Erasmus Chair
Ted Sanders visiting professor at Belgian Erasmus Chair

Agronomy / Food Science - 12.10.2023
Dutch consumers positive about Nutri-Score on products
From 2024, the so-called Nutri-Score on food products will be introduced in the Netherlands. The scores (from green A to red E) give a visual indication of the healthiness of the products.

Pedagogy - Campus - 10.10.2023
Appointment of Bald de Vries to succeed Manon Kluijtmans as Academic Director of the Centre for Academic Teaching and Learning
Appointment of Bald de Vries to succeed Manon Kluijtmans as Academic Director of the Centre for Academic Teaching and Learning

Economics - Environment - 10.10.2023
Irene Monasterolo appointed as Professor of Climate Finance
As of 15 October 2023, Irene Monasterolo has been appointed as Professor of Climate Finance at the Utrecht University School of Economics (U.S.E.

Environment - Earth Sciences - 09.10.2023
Kei Otsuki appointed professor of International Development Studies
From 1 November 2023, Kei Otsuki will be appointed professor of International Development Studies at the department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning at the faculty of Geosciences.

Innovation - 09.10.2023
Wouter Boon appointed Professor of Innovation and Transition Studies
Innovation researcher Dr Wouter Boon from the Faculty of Geosciences' Department of Sustainable Development has been appointed as Professor of Innovation and Transition Studies as of 1 November 2023.

Event - Pedagogy - 06.10.2023
Call: UYA Purple Crocodile Award*

Research Management - 29.09.2023
Why UU is missing in the THE ranking

Event - Campus - 29.09.2023
Entire Assessment Committee is allowed to wear gowns from now on

Mathematics - Earth Sciences - 28.09.2023
Tristan van Leeuwen appointed as Professor of Computational Inverse Problems
Tristan van Leeuwen appointed as Professor of Computational Inverse Problems

Environment - 26.09.2023
Donor building seeks destination building
Donor building seeks destination building

Innovation - 26.09.2023
Researchers advise government on regulation of ChatGPT and other generative AI
Researchers advise government on regulation of ChatGPT and other generative AI

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.

Veterinary - Health - 25.09.2023
Fairdog Foundation wants to provide quality mark for healthily bred dogs
Fairdog Foundation wants to provide quality mark for healthily bred dogs

Administration - 20.09.2023
Speech from the throne not simpler, but more complex than in previous years
This year's speech from the throne was complexly worded once again, analysis by linguists Leo Lentz and Henk Pander Maat shows. It contained many complicated and unfamiliar words, phrases, and constructions.

Environment - 20.09.2023
No more disposable cups at UU
Utrecht University has decided to remove disposable cups from all coffee machines from 1 November. Specifically, this means that disposable cups will no longer come out of the coffee machines in the university's buildings.

Career - Politics - 19.09.2023
Royal decoration for Janneke Plantenga
Royal decoration for Janneke Plantenga

Economics - Campus - 18.09.2023
Marie Dutordoir appointed as Professor of Corporate Finance

Health - 15.09.2023
Jeroen Cammeraat appointed member of the Supervisory Board

Computer Science - 14.09.2023
Henry Prakken appointed as Professor of AI & Law
Henry Prakken appointed as Professor of AI & Law

Environment - 13.09.2023
Researchers call for major reforms of the UN Sustainable Development Goals: SDG Summit a decisive moment

Event - Health - 13.09.2023
Merel Ritskes-Hoitinga receives Pioneer Medal from Animal Free Research UK

Environment - Life Sciences - 12.09.2023
Four excellent students design unique sustainability research
Making solar cells more efficient, and developing sustainable insecticides with a zombie-making fungus: as of September, a second group of PhD candidates will start their research funded by the Science for Sustainability community at Utrecht University.

Sport - 11.09.2023
Undermining in amateur football: a gradual process
Amateur football clubs are vulnerable to (criminal) interference. The influence of, say, a major sponsor can be undermining if this sponsor makes certain demands, or if the club is too dependent on that one sponsor.

Economics - 11.09.2023
Frank Verbeeten appointed as Professor of Accounting

Environment - 11.09.2023
Circularity is the basis for dismantling MGB
Circularity is the basis for dismantling MGB

Politics - Campus - 08.09.2023
Moira de Kok and Jarne van der Poel win 2022-2023 thesis awards
Moira de Kok and Jarne van der Poel win 2022-2023 thesis awards

Architecture - 05.09.2023
Utrecht municipality nominates 8 UU buildings as Young Monument

Chemistry - Environment - 05.09.2023
ERC Starting Grant for seven Utrecht-based researchers
ERC Starting Grant for seven Utrecht-based researchers

Campus - 04.09.2023
From academic staff (WP) and support staff (OBP) to... colleagues

Campus - 04.09.2023
From academic staff (WP) and support staff (OBP) to... colleaugues

Environment - 04.09.2023
Utrecht Science Week 2023: together towards a healthy, sustainable society

Life Sciences - 04.09.2023
Number of animal experiments at Utrecht University and UMC Utrecht again virtually unchanged

Art and Design - Social Sciences - 31.08.2023
Departing Professor Rosemarie Buikema: 'Decolonisation does not mean setting fire to a collection'
Departing Professor Rosemarie Buikema: ’Decolonisation does not mean setting fire to a collection’

Event - 25.08.2023
Renewed Utrecht University Museum reopens after three years
Wednesday 6 September sees the University Museum Utrecht - UMU open to the public again. 'The new UMU is the museum for everyone who is curious,' says director Femke den Boer.

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 - Life Sciences - 03.08.2023
22 Utrecht-based researchers receive Veni grant
22 Utrecht-based researchers receive Veni grant
Twenty-two promising, young Utrecht researchers will receive a Veni grant of up to 280,000 euros from the Dutch Research Council (DRC).

Health - Life Sciences - 03.08.2023
23 Utrecht-based researchers receive Veni grant
23 Utrecht-based researchers receive Veni grant
Twenty-three promising, young Utrecht researchers will receive a Veni grant of up to 280,000 euros from the Dutch Research Council (DRC).

Career - 03.08.2023
Pilot Amberscript successful: new service available to all employees as from today

Computer Science - 31.07.2023
What is version control and what are the benefits of it for you
This is the second blog in the series Simple steps towards FAIR code and software . In this blog, Stefano Rapisarda tells you why version control is so important and how you benefit from it.

Environment - 31.07.2023
Next step in the framework for assessing collaborations with the fossil industry

Philosophy - Innovation - 28.07.2023
Federica Russo appointed Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Techno-Science
Federica Russo appointed Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Techno-Science

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.

Materials Science - 18.07.2023
A second life for solar panels with glass defects
A common complaint is that a solar panel with broken glass is ready for the scrap heap. However, Mathijs Tas, a recent graduate from Utrecht University, has shown that there is another way: such damage can indeed be repaired while maintaining the energy performance of the panel.

Physics - Politics - 17.07.2023
PhD candidate Robin Verstraten on EW Magazine’s 30 under 30

Social Sciences - Pedagogy - 13.07.2023
2023 Student Award nominees announced
2023 Student Award nominees announced
Utrecht University is proud of its students who achieve something remarkable, either as part of their studies or elsewhere in their lives.

Campus - Pedagogy - 13.07.2023
Interactive book on the future of the university: read and participate

Health - 13.07.2023
Update: closure pushed foward to 21 July | Primera in USP closes its doors

Campus - Social Sciences - 11.07.2023
Steering committee on slavery past and colonialism launched