Nieuws https://www.uu.nl/en en Tue, 16 Apr 2024 06:05:38 +0200 Tue, 02 Apr 2024 12:00:00 +0200 Call: Open Cities Reading Circles https://www.uu.nl/en/background/call-open-cities-reading-circles If you are starting a new research project and want to read specific scholarship, we invite you to suggest a reading circle within our Open Cities events. 139199 Tue, 02 Apr 2024 12:00:00 +0200 Nieuws Celine Oldenhage wins tenth Verloren Publishers/Johan de Witt thesis prize https://www.uu.nl/en/news/celine-oldenhage-wins-tenth-verloren-publishersjohan-de-witt-thesis-prize Oldenhage wins the Master’s prize for her thesis Uit de zekerheid des doods en onzeker uure vandien, on graves and burials in Amsterdam’s churches after 1578. 137531 Mon, 05 Feb 2024 15:24:00 +0100 Nieuws Together making Bonairean heritage belong to the people of Bonaire again https://www.uu.nl/en/news/together-making-bonairean-heritage-belong-to-the-people-of-bonaire-again Samenwerking tussen Terramar Museum op Bonaire en Universiteit Utrecht. Het doel: geen tentoonstelling voor cruisetoeristen, maar een postkoloniale expositie voor en door Bonairianen. 136464 Mon, 18 Dec 2023 15:30:00 +0100 Nieuws New project anchors gas extraction history in Groningen landscape https://www.uu.nl/en/news/new-project-anchors-gas-extraction-history-in-groningen-landscape In the Groningen landscape, you will find few signs that directly refer to gas extraction. Utrecht University scholars Gertjan Plets and Nikkie Wiegink aim to change this. 135774 Mon, 27 Nov 2023 08:00:00 +0100 Nieuws Dissertating Geography: An Inquiry into the Making of Student Geographical Knowledge, 1950-2020 https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/dissertating-geography-an-inquiry-into-the-making-of-student-geographical-knowledge-1950-2020 In Dissertating Geography, Assistant Professor of Cultural History Mette Bruinsma examines the history of geography from a bottom-up perspective. 135368 Thu, 09 Nov 2023 14:52:00 +0100 Nieuws Forensic Cultures in Modern Europe https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/forensic-cultures-in-modern-europe The influence of expert witnesses in the courtroom does not only depend on the available scientific knowledge or technology, international, comparative research shows. 132611 Thu, 03 Aug 2023 15:21:00 +0200 Nieuws Refugees Share Their Stories in UU Podcasts https://www.uu.nl/en/news/refugees-share-their-stories-in-uu-podcasts An intimate look at the experience of seeking asylum in the Netherlands is given in three podcasts. In this powerful set of personal interviews, we learn about the asylum procedure and building a new life in the Netherlands. 131602 Wed, 21 Jun 2023 09:30:00 +0200 Nieuws The recovered music that tells the 200 year old story of Dutch revolutionaries https://www.uu.nl/en/news/the-recovered-music-that-tells-the-200-year-old-story-of-dutch-revolutionaries The music of the Dutch revolutionary years around 1800 has been brought back to life. What it sounded like? Listen for yourself and let Renée Vulto tell you more. 131172 Fri, 02 Jun 2023 11:40:00 +0200 Nieuws Students advise new museum and documentation centre on Groningen earthquakes https://www.uu.nl/en/news/students-advise-new-museum-and-documentation-centre-on-groningen-earthquakes EPIQ had asked the students to identify the needs that Groningen youths have regarding the new centre. 129334 Wed, 05 Apr 2023 10:28:00 +0200 Nieuws Research into Dutch queer history, which is constantly evolving https://www.uu.nl/en/news/research-into-dutch-queer-history-which-is-constantly-evolving Marijke Huisman has received a grant from the Lira Fund Foundation to conduct research for her forthcoming book ‘Queer History of the Netherlands’. 128425 Wed, 08 Mar 2023 13:07:00 +0100 Nieuws “We want to internationalise and diversify European historiography” https://www.uu.nl/en/news/we-want-to-internationalise-and-diversify-european-historiography With ‘The European Experience’, European historians contribute to a ‘multi-perspective’ study of European history. Assistant Professor Jochen Hung is one of them. 128311 Mon, 06 Mar 2023 09:00:00 +0100 Nieuws One year of war in Ukraine: is there a way out? https://www.uu.nl/en/news/one-year-of-war-in-ukraine-is-there-a-way-out With four humanities scholars from different disciplines, we analyse the current state of affairs and look ahead: what are possible outcomes of this war? 128045 Thu, 23 Feb 2023 16:27:00 +0100 Nieuws “Recent advice on the history of the former Dutch East Indies should be more broadly applied” https://www.uu.nl/en/news/recent-advice-on-the-history-of-the-former-dutch-east-indies-should-be-more-broadly-applied Dr Hanneke Tuithof was on the committee Strengthening Knowledge of History of the Former Dutch East Indies, which carried out research on behalf of the State Secretary for Health, Welfare and Sport. 127884 Mon, 20 Feb 2023 08:00:00 +0100 Nieuws Seven NWO Open Competition grants for UU Humanities scholars https://www.uu.nl/en/news/seven-nwo-open-competition-grants-for-uu-humanities-scholars Seven Utrecht humanities scholars have been awarded research grants for their research projects in NWO’s Open Competition. 127430 Tue, 07 Feb 2023 11:10:00 +0100 Nieuws Moderate Modernity: The Newspaper Tempo and the Transformation of Weimar Democracy https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/moderate-modernity-the-newspaper-tempo-and-the-transformation-of-weimar-democracy Assistant Professor of Cultural History Jochen Hung traces the history of “Germany's most modern newspaper” during the rise of the Nazis. 127342 Thu, 02 Feb 2023 15:00:00 +0100 Nieuws New intangible heritage thesis prize in memory of Albert van der Zeijden https://www.uu.nl/en/news/new-intangible-heritage-thesis-prize-in-memory-of-albert-van-der-zeijden The prize for the best theses on intangible heritage is in honour of historian Albert van der Zeijden, who suddenly passed away last year. 122210 Thu, 04 Aug 2022 14:07:00 +0200 Nieuws Memory and Identity in the Learned World. Community Formation in the Early Modern World of Learning and Science https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/memory-and-identity-in-the-learned-world-community-formation-in-the-early-modern-world-of-learning This publication, edited by Koen Scholten, Dirk van Miert and others, sheds new light on the formation of early modern scientific communities. 115675 Thu, 07 Apr 2022 14:22:00 +0200 Nieuws Who or what makes Europe? Major research project seeks more inclusive continent https://www.uu.nl/en/news/who-or-what-makes-europe-major-research-project-seeks-more-inclusive-continent The Dutch Research Agenda funds research program "Re/Presenting Europe: Popular Representations of Diversity and Belonging." 114953 Tue, 22 Mar 2022 14:47:00 +0100 Nieuws MOED's virtual exhibition 'Decolonial Dialogues with the Golden Coach' examines controversial side panel https://www.uu.nl/en/news/moeds-virtual-exhibition-decolonial-dialogues-with-the-golden-coach-examines-controversial-side MOED's new exhibition makes connections between the royal Golden Coach and the way the Dutch colonial past is commemorated in the Netherlands. 114332 Thu, 03 Mar 2022 13:32:00 +0100 Nieuws Diantha Vliet wins Emerging Scholars Competition in Black European Studies https://www.uu.nl/en/news/diantha-vliet-wins-emerging-scholars-competition-in-black-european-studies Vliet won with her dissertation on the discourse of the Zwarte Piet debate and the relationship between memory, nation and racism in the Netherlands. 113118 Tue, 25 Jan 2022 08:00:00 +0100 Nieuws