News Utrecht University

10 November 2015
Recently Prof Arie Buijs paid a visit to Indonesia (Surabaya), in order to give a guest lecture on Entrepreneurship.
10 November 2015
The Nobel prize in Economics Sciences was awarded to Professor Angus Deaton.
Corinda van der Ham
10 November 2015
Corinda van der Ham gained the most points with her paper “Employment protection legislation and conversion temporary to permanent”.
Patricia Faasse wint Boerhaave Biografie Prijs 2015
9 November 2015
Faase's book was selected from "...a rich harvest of 18 titles and a shortlist of six very excellent biographies”.
Max Kohnstamm op 93-jarige leeftijd - foto: Wikimedia Commons/Philip-Jan Kohnstamm
9 November 2015
Segers, winner of the UU Publicity Prize 2014, explains the importance of European integration in a video.
divercities logo
5 November 2015
An international group of researchers led by Utrecht University, show that the diversity in poor neighborhoods has many positive effects.
4 November 2015
State Secretary for Education, Culture and Science Sander Dekker will officially open the uNMR-NL research facility at Utrecht University
3 November 2015
Meeting organized by Institutions for Open Societies regarding the National Research Agenda
Ondertekenen samenwerking SIM en College voor de Rechten van de Mens
2 November 2015
SIM and the Netherlands Institute for Human Rights (NIHR) will collaborate more intensively. This has been decided in a collaboration-contract.
Mike Boxem
29 October 2015
The European Commission has awarded a grant of four million Euros to the PolarNet project coordinated by Dr. Mike Boxem (Biology).
29 October 2015
Approximately 250 scientists met to present, discuss and listen to what sustainability means for Utrecht University.
De nieuwe practicumgang in het Minnaertgebouw
28 October 2015
The Minnaert building of Utrecht University is being renovated.
Utrecht Inc
27 October 2015
Business incubators YES!Delft and UtrechtInc secured a position in the Europe-an top 10 of the UBI Index 2015.
27 October 2015
The procedure used at the start of speed-skating is tantamount to a lottery. According to researchers at Utrecht University and the University of Oxford.
Jaboury Ghazoul
26 October 2015
Since July 2015, Jaboury Ghazoul, Professor of Ecosystem Management from ETH Zürich, holds the Prince Bernhard Chair for International Nature Conservation