6 Nominees left for Faculty thesis award


Of the 10 nominated theses, six are still eligible for the annual Faculty thesis award. The jury, chaired by Prof. Ido de Haan, has nominated three candidates for the best academic...

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New book: Penance in Medieval Europe, 600–1200


Penance did not only occur within churches, this ritual also had important social functions in medieval society as a whole. In his new book Penance in Medieval Europe, 600-1200, Dr. Rob...

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Historic study on 150 years of Heineken


150 years of Heineken: Brewery, brand, and family describes the impressive national and international expansion of the brewing company acquired by Gerard Heineken in 1864. What is the secret...

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10 Nominees for Faculty thesis award


Ten students have been nominated for the Faculty of Humanities thesis award. They are eligible for an award in one of two categories: thesis with most social relevance, and thesis of highest...

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NWO Veni funding for philosophers Annemarie Kalis and Albert Joosse


Dr Annemarie Kalis and Dr Albert Joosse (both Philosophy) receive a Veni subsidy from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for their four-year research projects....

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Oscar Gelderblom starts research network on the organisation of business in Early Modern Europe


Prof. Oscar Gelderblom, Professor of Financial History, is one of the seven researchers who have been granted an Internationalisation subsidy by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific...

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Vincent Crone and Bert Theunissen appointed as teaching fellows


Dr Vincent Crone (Media and Culture Studies) and Prof. Bert Theunissen (Faculty of Sciences and Descartes Centre) are among the six excellent lecturers who have been appointed as teaching...

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