28 April 2017
Ann Rigney co-edited the special issue 'Audiovisual Memory and the (Re)Making of Europe' of Image [&] Narrative on transnational memory culture in Europe.
28 April 2017
With contributions from world-renowned researchers, the book offers an overview of the state-of-the-art speech motor control research. Co-edited by Hayo Terband
28 April 2017
Research shows that students’ brain-to-brain group synchrony predicts classroom engagement and classroom social dynamics.
25 April 2017
The Utrecht Data School developed the Data Ethics Decision Aid (DEDA) to trace ethical issues in data projects.
Bron: radio.garden
13 April 2017
The online platform Radio Garden is nominated for two Webby Awards. Voting is open until April 20.
Foto Robert Oosterbroek
7 April 2017
LERU positioning paper on why and how societal impact is, has always been and will remain a core task of universities.
7 April 2017
In this book scholars from different disciplines map the different aspects of the dynamics of changing, contesting and contested religious identities.
4 April 2017
In this book, Josine Blok proposes a new view of citizenship in classical Athens, bringing together hitherto distinct approaches to the classical community.
Ganzemarkt, Utrecht. Foto Arnaud Mooij
31 March 2017
Meltem Şentürk Asıldeveci is a visiting researcher at the [urban interfaces] research group. She is conducting a survey in Utrecht on meeting places.
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29 March 2017
Michail Moatsos applied globally a promising alternative that avoids the widely applied, but erroneous, assumptions of the fixed 1.9$/day dollar-a-day method.
Prof. dr. Yoad Vinter Seggev. Foto Ed van Rijswijk
24 March 2017
Winter will conduct research on the way people use language to think and communicate about collections.
24 March 2017
This book, co-edited by Beatrice de Graaf, considers what changes may need to be made in order to keep Dutch national research at the top of the pack.
24 March 2017
Koen Leurs made three video portraits of refugees in the Netherlands for his project ‘Young Connected Migrants’.
24 March 2017
Under the title 'Diaspora, Migration and the Sciences: A New Integrated Perspective' Rutgers will be leading an international research group of specialists.
17 March 2017
Koen Leurs co-edited a special issue of renowned journal Information, Communication & Society that features research generated by the annual AoIR conferences.
17 March 2017
Call for Presentations for the international conference 'Urban cultures, Superdiversity and Intangible Heritage'
Chantal Kemner in het KinderKennisCentrum
15 March 2017
Programme director Chantal Kemner talks about the future of the strategic theme Dynamics of Youth.
14 March 2017
A conference on 'Forgotten Knowledge', jointly organised by the Max Planck Centre in Berlin, the Descartes Centre, the Vossius Center, and Huygens ING.
10 March 2017
For the fifth international conference on the history of mathematics education, there is an open call for papers. Abstracts need be submitted before 1 April.
3 March 2017
Karin van Es and Mirko Tobias Schäfer edited The Datafied Society. It offers a collection of scholarly investigations into computer-aided methods and practices.
3 March 2017
Laurien Crump is awarded the George Blazyca Prize for her monograph 'The Warsaw Pact Reconsidered: International Relations in Eastern Europe, 1955-1969'.
3 March 2017
Jolanda Vanderwal Taylor will be both a visiting scholar and a visiting educator. She will contribute to designing the broad bachelor programmes TCS and LAS.
Prof. dr. Joris van Eijnatten en dr. Jaap Verheul
24 February 2017
The historians acquired the grant for the programme 'CHEurope: Critical Heritage Studies and the Future of Europe'.
Dr. Rolf Strootman
21 February 2017
Rolf Strootman will research the role of Iranian elites in the empire of Alexander the Great and his successors for a period of six months in Los Angeles.
21 February 2017
The PROSE Awards annually recognize the very best in professional and scholarly publishing. Paul Franssen received an honourable mention.
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.
17 February 2017
This book by Rolf Strootman systematically charts the socio-political and cultural memory of the Persian Empire and defines them in relation to one another.
17 February 2017
This book, edited by Michael Burke, presents innovative research on the possible interactions between literary studies and cognitive science.
7 February 2017
In this book, David Onnekink reinterprets the view that the Dutch Forty Years War (1672-1713), was a struggle against the expansionism of Louis XIV.
Prof. dr. Rosi Braidotti. Foto: Ed van Rijswijk
3 February 2017
The Tanner Lectures aim to contribute to the intellectual and moral life of humankind. Rosi Braidotti's talks are jointly titled 'Posthuman, All Too Human.'
3 February 2017
This book, edited by Marie-Christine Kok-Escalle, is the first to take a close look at how French was used outside of France, in personal and private life.
3 February 2017
This book, edited by Marie-Christine Kok Escalle, offers an interdisciplinary interpretation of the functions of multilingualism in identitybuilding.
Dr. Albert van der Zeijden
31 January 2017
Starting from 1 January 2017 dr. Albert van der Zeijden is visiting researcher Intangible Heritage Studies at the Cultural History research group.
31 January 2017
Birgit Kaiser and Kathrin Thiele edited this vocabulary to understand critique as a much broader practice than merely a textual one.
Catharijneconvent Utrecht - Foto: Wikimedia Commons/FaceMePLS
30 January 2017
The Digital Humanities Lab delivered “Catharijneverhalen” to the Museum Catharijneconvent (St. Catherine's Convent Museum).
Prof. dr. Roberta D’Alessandro
27 January 2017
Prof. Roberta D’Alessandro has joined Utrecht University on January 1, 2017 as professor in Syntax and Language Variation at the Faculty of Humanities.
17 January 2017
In this book, Wim Denslagen explores how travellers described the cityscapes of London, Paris and New York, three world capitals admired for their beauty.
13 January 2017
Mayke de Jong and Irene van Renswoude edited a special issue in which they explore the public debate in Late Antiquity and Early Medieval Western society.
Radio garden
13 January 2017
The online platform Radio Garden allows users to explore an interactive globe filled with radio’s past and present.
13 January 2017
In this book, Karin van Es develops a comprehensive understanding of liveness today, and clarifies the stakes surrounding the category of the ‘live’.
11 January 2017
Ingrid Hoofd (Media and performance) considers recent transformations in 21st century higher education across Europe and Asia.
Magic lantern slides
23 December 2016
Contributions for 'A Million Pictures: History, Archiving, and Creative Re-use of Educational Magic Lantern Slides' can be submitted until 31 January.
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20 December 2016
This is revealed by the Comprehensive Indicator of Well-being, an integrated measure that illuminates the development of broadly defined well-being.
20 December 2016
The projects will be on property, power, markets, knowledge in Indonesia, and about language: meaning, time, language development and African drum language.
V.l.n.r.: prof. Christian Lange, prof. Ingrid Robeyns en dr. Dirk van Miert
13 December 2016
Christian Lange (Islam and Arabic), Dirk van Miert (Cultural History) and Ingrid Robeyns (Ethics) each receive the prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant.
Prof. dr. Christian Lange
13 December 2016
Prof. Christian Lange was awarded a Consolidator Grant of 2 million euros for his project SENSIS (‘The senses in Islam’).
12 December 2016
Gandolfo Cascio was awarded for his contribution to the knowledge of Morante's work, particularly her poetry, through his essays and studies.
Dr. Dirk van Miert
12 December 2016
Dr Dirk van Miert recieves an ERC grant to conduct research into the ideal of sharing knowledge within early modern scholarly networks in Europe.

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