News Utrecht University

Cathelijne Broers.
26 March 2018
Cathelijne Broers has been proclaimed Alumnus of the Year 2017 by Utrecht University
Bicycle with Balloons with the Dom
26 March 2018
On the 26th of March 2018, the Dies Natalis of the Utrecht University, the Utrecht Young Academy celebrates its 1st birthday!
Prof. Henk Dijkstra presents the honorary doctorate to Prof. Albert-László Barabási
22 March 2018
Albert-László Barabási received an honorary doctorate for his breakthroughs in the field of network science and their successful application to social issues
21 March 2018
Thirteen European associations of universities call upon the EU to double the budget for research, innovation and education.
Henk Kummeling
20 March 2018
The Supervisory Board of Utrecht University has appointed Henk Kummeling as Rector Magnificus. On 1 June 2018, he will be succeeding Bert van der Zwaan.
20 March 2018
Promovendus Jelle Treep ontwikkelde modelsimulaties om bewegingspatronen van vogels en planten te analyseren en, in combinatie met waarnemingen, te verklaren
Prof. Merel Soons, Universiteit Utrecht
20 March 2018
Merel Soons is appointed to the post of Professor of Plant Dispersal Ecology & Conservation at Utrecht University
Thuiszittende kinderen
20 March 2018
School dropout negatively affects the health and well-being of young people. What can enable these children to pick up the thread again?
Schematische beschrijving van het model voor de bepaling van het metabolieten-milieu op basis van de aanwezige bacteriën
19 March 2018
Bioinformatici of Utrecht University and Radboudumc developed a model to determine the metabolite environment based on the bacteria present
15 March 2018
The Gravitation Programme Netherlands Center for Multiscale Catalytic Energy Conversion (MCEC) receives European subsidy.
15 March 2018
Utrecht University has appointed Dr. Kirsten ten Tusscher as Professor of ‘Computational Developmental Biology’ at the Department of Biology.
Soil-Borne Legacies - Management of the Root Microbiome
14 March 2018
Utrecht biologists describe exciting developments in the quickly evolving field of study into the plant microbiome
Linda Senden, hoogleraar Europees Recht.
8 March 2018
Countries with tough rules on the number of women at the top are more successful, says Linda Senden, professor of European Law and gender equality expert.
Margot Koster
6 March 2018
Margot Koster, lecturer in Microbiology and programme director for the Biology Bachelor’s programme, has won the 2018 Lecturer Award.
IJsbeer op ijsschots
6 March 2018
Climate researchers from Utrecht University and PBL show that that there are ways to limit global temperature rise to 1.5°C instead of 2.0˚C by 2100.