News Utrecht University

17 April 2015
Warning: suspicious e-mail about expired library services
17 April 2015
Prof. Ludo Hellebrekers has been appointed the new Director of the Central Veterinary Institute (CVI), part of Wageningen UR, as of 1 June 2015.
John Craig Venter
16 April 2015
Dr Venter has developed novel approaches in genome sequencing
Fabiola Gianotti
14 April 2015
In her lecture, Prof. Fabiola Gianotti will discuss the challenging questions about the nature of energy and matter in the universe
Wentao Huang
13 April 2015
PhD research by Utrecht University’s Wentao Huang shows that the Himalayan continental collision began 52 million years ago.
Olaf Klungel
13 April 2015
Dr. Klungel is an expert in the field of research methods into the effects and risks of pharmaceuticals
10 April 2015
The Human Frontier Science Program has awarded a grant for research on pneumococcus that attack members of its own species with chemical weapons
10 April 2015
Wim Kremer, Education Director: “I am proud that we have once again received this accreditation".
Thomas Clerc. Photo credits: ©Jean-Baptiste Millot / Gallimard
9 April 2015
This year the Writer-in-Residence will be Parisian critically acclaimed writer Thomas Clerc, who will be visiting Utrecht on 11-17 May.
Jorien Vonk
8 April 2015
Permafrost thaw causes a positive feedback loop and accelerates global warming, Jorien Vonk concludes in Nature.
Adrienne Einarson
8 April 2015
Researchers, policy makers, doctors and pharmacists must pay more attention to translating research results that are often difficult to interpret for patients
Toverlantaarnplaten -
7 April 2015
The project 'A Million Pictures: Magic Lantern Slide Heritage as Artefacts in the Common European History of Learning' is funded by the European Committee.
Science Advances Bert Weckhuysen c.s.
3 April 2015
Publication Florian Meirer, Bert Weckhuysen c.s. in Science Advances: 'Life and death of a single catalytic cracking particle'
Stoorvogel en Boes
31 March 2015
Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer and one of the most common causes of death among men.
REBO/RGL Team Telders International Law Moot Court 2015
30 March 2015
On Monday 23rd March the Utrecht University Team for the 2015 Telders International Law Moot Court Competition successfully qualified..