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Wageningen declined CAU

The sister campus the RUG plans to start in Yantai was offered to the University of Wageningen four years ago.

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Struikelende promovendi

De politiek wil meer promovendi, maar moet er dan niet eerst iets gedaan worden aan de vele uitvallers?

woensdag 15 april
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News of the Week 16

What’s happened in week 16? House majority against higher tuition, corportate PhDs, difficulties in law faculty and more.

maandag 13 april
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International staff candidate

Rieza Aprianto is the first international PhD candidate for the staff faction of the University Council.

woensdag 8 april
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News of the Week 15

What’s happened in week 15? A delegation from China Agricultural University is visiting Groningen and protests outside Starbucks.

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Puzzelen met vastgoed

De RUG staat aan de vooravond van een ingrijpend bouwproject. In tien jaar tijd moet de universiteit worden voorbereid op de toekomst.

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More silent rooms?

Student party SOG is calling for the University to add and improve upon existing silent rooms or reflection rooms.

woensdag 1 april
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News of the Week 14

What’s happened in week 14? Streaming lectures permitted, math and science in China, ACLO in the city centre and more.

donderdag 26 maart
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3,000 complete Dutch MOOC

Although more than 33,000 people signed up for the Introduction to Dutch MOOC, only 3,000 have completed it.

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Remade in China

The RUG aims to eventually teach 10,000 students in the Chinese city of Yantai at a campus that has been ready and waiting for years.

woensdag 25 maart
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RUG opening China branch

The University of Groningen is opening a branch campus in collaboration with China Agricultural University.

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News of the week 13

What’s happened in week 13? Energy Academy construction begins, University College calls on SSH and more.

donderdag 19 maart
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Even more internationals

A significantly higher number of international students are expected to start at the RUG in September of 2015.

 
 

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Watch your language

Calls for more English in the RUG’s decision-making bodies are increasing, but not every faculty is able – or willing – to do it.

donderdag 16 april
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Press freedom

Emma van der Zalm is taking it all in in Cairo. She’s studying Arabic in Egypt and wants to share what her life is like through her blog.

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Student views on branch

What do students who have connections to the Netherlands and China think about the RUG’s plans for a branch in Yantai?

maandag 13 april
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UKook: African pumpkin soup

It’s UKook, the cooking show starring international students and their favourite foods from home. This week: African pumpkin soup.

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Juggling real estate

The RUG is on the verge of a major construction project. In ten years, the University will have to be prepared for the future.

woensdag 8 april
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In favour of openness

Lecturer John Flood isn’t opposed to live streaming and finds it ‘heartening to read that the Rector is in favour of openness’.

dinsdag 31 maart
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Free Café movement

The Free Café is a place to save wasted food. It’s so popular that they sometimes have to turn guests away.

maandag 30 maart
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UKook: Gazpacho and torrijas

It’s UKook, the cooking show starring international students and their favourite foods from home. This week: gazpacho and torrijas.

donderdag 26 maart
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No 'New University' in Cairo

Emma van der Zalm is taking it all in in Cairo. She’s studying Arabic in Egypt and wants to share what her life is like through her blog.

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Ambassadors in action

Edmond Doumon is eager to promote the RUG in Ghana. Now he and a fellow International Alumni Ambassador get their chance.