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11 December 2018
New project focuses on letters from the 16th to the 18th century with a learned character.
10 December 2018
Last month the book 'The Grammatical Realization of Polarity Contrast' by Dr Stefan Sudhoff has been published. 
6 December 2018
In the TV series 'Food for Thought' philosophers and students go into discussion with each other. Jeroen Hopster wrote a book regarding the series.


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19 November 2018 12:00 - 31 December 2018 12:00
Our Massive Open Online Course 'Understanding child development – from Synapse to Society' starts again on 19 November. Enroll now!
12 December 2018 13:15 - 14 December 2018 13:30
From 12 to 14 December 2018 the international conference will take place in Utrecht.
13 December 2018 19:15 - 21:30
An interactive lecture with Prof. Wolf D. Gruner, Prof. Jacco Pekelder and Prof. Niek van Sas.