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Devastation in conflict areas. Source:
17 January 2019
On 27 December online magazine Foreign Policy published an article in which Ugur Üngör tells about his Syria Oral History Project.
sabine uijl iris van der tuin
17 January 2019
A close-up of the similarities and differences between the bachelor education and University College Utrecht and the Liberal Arts and Sciences programme
17 January 2019
This month 'Religious Conversion in Early Modern English Drama', a book by Lieke Stelling, has been published by Cambridge University Press.


21 January 2019 13:00 - 22 January 2019 14:30
On 21 and 22 January master students will present their research on the medieval period.
Foto: Ivar Pel
22 January 2019 09:00 - 18:00
Teachers, researchers and students will come together to share experiences, practices, expertise, and ideas related to interdisciplinary higher education.
Discipline zonder Discipline, proefschrift Maaike de Boois
22 January 2019 15:30 - 17:00
On 22 January the Descartes Centre History of Science colloquium will revolve on the discipline of Andragology.