The EU has granted a subsidy to the project ‘Enhancing children's oral language skills across Europe and beyond’. Professor Ellen Gerrits participates in the project's steering group. Oral language is critical to children's development. Most children acquire such skills effortlessly but a sizeable proportion, those with language impairment (LI), do not.
From 26 March 2015 there will be 100 days of celebration in the City of Utrecht. On this date it will be exactly 100 days until the Grand Départ, the festive start to the Tour de France, takes place in Utrecht.