Faculty of Humanities

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17 February 2017
Emmanuelle Le Pichon-Vorstman is co-author of the report initiated by the European Commission for Education and Culture.
Dr. Els Rose
17 February 2017
Medievist dr. Els Rose receives Vici grant worth one and half million euros.
Bronislaw Geremek
17 February 2017
The evening was attended by members of the Polish embassy and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and of course students and employees of Utrecht University.


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23 February 2017 15:30 - 16:45
On 23 February Rachel Gillett will give the lecture 'First your Country, Then your Rights: Race and the Rhetoric of Citizenship in World War One'.
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23 February 2017 15:30 - 17:00
On Thursday February 23, 2017, Professor Erin Buzuvis will give a Doing Gender Lecture on 'Hormone Check: A Critique of Olympic Rules on Sex and Gender'.
Frans Timmermans
23 February 2017 19:30 - 20:45
The dialogue gives the general public an opportunity to discuss directly with European politicians about the kind of Europe they want to live in.

Faculty of Humanities