SSH cleaning up

Diaconessenhouse residents got an email from SSH on Friday explaining what action is being taken to fix the problems there.


Groot in nano

Vorige week won wij weer een prestigieuze prijs. Wie weet zit er ooit zelfs een Nobelprijs in voor RUG-chemicus Ben Feringa.

donderdag 19 november

Diaconessenhouse asbestos

On Monday, loose asbestos was removed from a utility closet in the Diaconessenhouse.

woensdag 18 november

Diaconessenhouse problems

After multiple thefts and worsening living conditions, students at Diaconessenhouse are taking matters into their own hands.

dinsdag 6 oktober

One giant leap (backward)

A poster for a ‘CEOs and Office Hos’ party from the JSV has been haunting Nina. Sexism is still alive and kicking.

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RUG-studenten in Parijs

Meerdere RUG-studenten waren vrijdag in Parijs, toen de bloedige aanslagen plaatsvonden. Drie van hen vertellen over hun ervaringen.

maandag 5 oktober
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Theft at Vrydemalaan

Three break-ins occurred at the Vrydemalaan housing complex last week, according to neighbourhood police agent Paul Heidanus.

vrijdag 18 september

Mystery in the galaxy

An astronomer at the RUG Kapteyn Institute found a mysterious structure within our galaxy. A spaceship?

woensdag 2 september

News of the Week: 36

What’s happened so far this academic year? RUG seeks millions for Yantai, Legionnaire’s disease in the dentistry school and more.


Studentagent stapt op

Hij brak in bij studenten, liep feesten af en genoot van zijn vak als studentagent. Maar na 9 jaar houdt Matthijs Beukema het voor gezien.

dinsdag 25 augustus

Frascati not finished

As students are moving in, the rechristened Frascati International Student House is still not completely done.

donderdag 20 augustus

11th faculty report done

A decision about pursuing an eleventh faculty of the RUG in Leeuwarden may be made within weeks.

dinsdag 18 augustus

RUG ranking rises

The University of Groningen rose seven spots in the 2015 Shanghai Ranking, from 82nd place to 75th.


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Invest in refugees

Journalist, refugee and student Addis Tesfa wishes European universities would pay attention to refugee’s problems.

woensdag 11 november

'A challenging new step'

Globalisation Studies and Humani-tarian Action chair Joost Herman is in favour of the Yantai plans: β€˜It is ‘just’ a challenging new step.’


Students for refugees

Students in Groningen have decided to take action to welcome and aid as many refugees as possible.

donderdag 29 oktober

Partner Support improves

Positive changes – including actual jobs for partners – have come to the RUG’s Partner Support programme.

woensdag 14 oktober

GUTS membership up

The English-language theatre group GUTS nearly doubled its membership, going from 25 members in 2014 to 45 this year.


The miracle of hibernation

Rob Henning hopes to one day put human beings into hibernation. But first he has to figure out how it works.


PhDs criticise experiment

Last week, the PhD Day was held in Groningen. asked the attendants how they feel about the experiment with bursary students.

maandag 7 september
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'Embrace diversity at the RUG'

Rieza Aprianto encourages the RUG to embrace cultural diversity. // Rieza Aprianto roept de RUG op om cultuurverschillen te omarmen.

donderdag 27 augustus

Student seeks same

Some Dutch students – as well as some internationals – only want to live with housemates from their own country. Why?

maandag 24 augustus

A numbers game

De Volkskrant says international student populations are dramatically rising, but those numbers don’t tell the whole story.