Lydia Dalhuisen, assistant professor in criminology and Linda Senden, professor of International and European Law, are nominated for the Vrouw in de Media Award Utrecht 2019. They were nominated because they share their scientific expertise on a regular basis in the media. The award is a regional addition to the national Vrouw in de Media Award.
Professor Linda Senden can often be heard and seen in the media on the topic of Brexit and the European Union. She is also one of the key figures in the Gender and Diversity hub of Utrecht University. She speaks out on the Dutch discussion on a vrouwenquotum and for instance on unequal prizes for men and women with short hair at hairdessers.