Thursday 31 August 2017 14:30 to 15:30
PhD Defence of Lisa Verberne
Thursday 31 August 2017 16:15 to 17:15
PhD Defence of Fabian Kruse
Thursday 31 August 2017 18:00 to 19:00
PhD Defence of Remmelt Schür
Monday 4 September 2017 16:00 to 17:15
The annual celebration of the start of the 2017–2018 academic year of Utrecht University will take place at 4 September 2017 at the Dom church.
Wednesday 6 September 2017 09:00 to 15:00
Symposium on the occasion of the inaugural lecture of Dr. Aletta Kraneveld
Thursday 7 September 2017 14:30 to 15:30
PhD Defence of Marta Cossu
Thursday 7 September 2017 17:30 to 18:15
Innovation scientist Dr Frank van Rijnsoever assesses geo-engineering technologies. How do we gather support for these shortcuts to stop global warming?
Friday 8 September 2017 09:00 to 18:00
Focus area Cultures, Citizenship and Human Rights will open the academic year on 8 September with an international conference with renowned keynote speakers.
Friday 8 September 2017 12:45 to 14:00
Carla van de Puttelaar will defend her PhD thesis on Scottish portraiture (1644-1714), focusing on life and work of David and John Scougall, on 8 September.
Monday 11 September 2017 12:45 to 13:45
PhD Defence of Maryam Imanpour
Wednesday 13 September 2017 09:00 to Thursday 14 September 2017 17:00
A conference organized by Methodology and Statistics Department of Utrecht University.
Thursday 14 September 2017 08:00 to Sunday 17 September 2017 16:00
We’re proud to announce the Fourth WINIR Conference will be in Utrecht this September (14-17).
Thursday 14 September 2017 17:30 to 18:15
Plant pathologist Dr Ronnie de Jonge tries to create super crops by boosting their defense mechanisms. Do we need this technology to feed future generations?
Friday 15 September 2017 12:45 to 13:30
15 September Melvin Wevers will defend his PhD thesis in which he analyses the Dutch imagery of the United States in the 20th century with big data research.
Sunday 17 September 2017 10:00 to 16:30
How can we feed the ever-increasing world population in healthy ways without exhausting the Earth and how can we let humans make healthy choices? Think along!
Thursday 21 September 2017 17:30 to 18:15
Malaria death rates have dropped, but mosquitoes are quickly adapting to insecticides. Entomologist Dr Alexandra Hiscox develops future-proof solutions.
Thursday 28 September 2017 17:30 to 18:15
Neuroscientist Prof Nick Ramsey developed a device to turn a patient’s thoughts into computer commands. What is the future of this technology?
Monday 2 October 2017 19:00 to 21:15
In Kumaré, a fake Indian guru teaches his followers an important lesson. Psychologist Dr Madelijn Strick talks about the comfort of being fooled.
Wednesday 4 October 2017 17:00 to 21:30
Nearly all Utrecht University's Master's degree programmes will be represented at the Master's Open Day.
Wednesday 11 October 2017 12:00 to Friday 13 October 2017 14:00
From 11 to 13 October researchers explore how dominant perceptions of religious minorities feed into the ways in which they represent themselves/their religion.