News Utrecht University

20 December 2017
With a computer model, researchers were able to compare the contributions of various sources to the amount of methane in the atmosphere.
20 December 2017
The Executive Board has appointed Janneke Plantenga as Interim Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance (LEG) with effect from 1 January 2018.
Lennart de Groot
19 December 2017
This year’s 'Nationale Wetenschapsquiz' will see Lennart de Groot, earth scientist at Utrecht University, defend his title as a scientist.
19 December 2017
The Supervisory Board has drawn up a profile for the position of Rector Magnificus for Utrecht University.
Hans Vliegenthart bij de uitreiking van de naar hem vernoemde Scriptieprijs 2016
18 December 2017
Utrecht University’s Professor Emeritus Hans Vliegenthart has been chosen as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Principle of the invisible and biodegradable label to ensure the safety of food products and pharmaceuticals
18 December 2017
Researchers from Utrecht University and TU Delft developed an invisible and biodegradable label to ensure the safety of food products and pharmaceuticals
15 December 2017
At the ‘Catalysts for Change’ symposium, we will be inspiring you to help youth develop and exploit their talents.
Verticaal bos
15 December 2017
The conclusion of a group of researchers including some from Utrecht University is that policy worldwide is insufficiently adapted to climate change.
14 December 2017
Vanmaekelbergh aims to use the Descartes-Huygens Prize to reinforce his collaboration with research groups in Lille, Grenoble, Paris and Bordeaux
Uitkomsten van het spel 'Battle of the Sexes' in een netwerk
13 December 2017
Sociologists and theoretical physicists have shown how different social network structures have different effects on overcoming conflicts of interest
Veel uitstoot
12 December 2017
Policymakers and other stakeholders will have to address the role of NETs, in order to make an informed decision on post-2050 pathways.
12 December 2017
PhD candidate Frank Hendriks' work has resulted in several technological breakthroughs, as well as two important publications.
11 December 2017
Classes and examinations will take place as planned on Tuesday 12 December, now that weather code red has been cancelled by the KNMI.
11 December 2017
Because of severe weather conditions. The Executive Board has therefore decided to cancel all lectures and exams that were scheduled for this afternoon.
Cover Tussen je oren
7 December 2017
Madelijn Strick, assistant professor in psychology and UYA-member, wrote a childrens book introducing the science of psychology to children and their parents.