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Utrecht University
06/23/2017 at 10:33. Facebook
This academic year, more than 100 students (!) with a refugee background attended courses at Utrecht University. Now, they would like to share their experiences & stories with YOU. What kind of challenges did they face? What kind of dreams do they have? Read more & sign up
This academic year more than 100 students with a refugee background attended

'InclUUsion uncovered. Experiences of displaced students'

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Utrecht University
yesterday at 11:32. Facebook
We reached 10K followers on Instagram! Want to WIN this awesome UU shirt? ✨ Follow us on Instagram, respond to our latest post & let us know why YOU should win a shirt. We'll give away TEN of them! >> instagram.com/utrechtuniversity
We reached 10K followers on Instagram Want to WIN this awesome UU
Utrecht University
Utrecht University
06/20/2017 at 16:33. Facebook
#WorldRefugeeDay “Studying keeps my brain active. [..] InclUUsion has given me something to say to people when they ask me what I’m doing in the Netherlands." Thanks to UU's project 'InclUUsion', Yves – who fled to the Netherlands from Burundi – is able to develop himself, here in Utrecht. And: the project adds value for lecturers & other students as well! #mustread
WorldRefugeeDay Studying keeps my brain active InclUUsion has given me something to

From refugee to student

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Utrecht University
Utrecht University
06/20/2017 at 12:51. Facebook
Today: FREE coffee for everyone, in both of our libraries, brought to you by our University Council (Universiteitsraad Universiteit Utrecht)! ☕
Good luck with studying for your exams!
Today FREE coffee for everyone in both of our libraries brought to
Denise Vuurens
Madeleine Miller
Lotte Peerlings
Utrecht University
Utrecht University
06/18/2017 at 10:14. Facebook
That observatory at the Uithof.. quite mysterious, isn't it? Artist Maarten Vanden Eynde fell in love with it, as soon as he laid eyes on it. As part of the art project Zero Footprint Campus, he turned the outstanding tower into a Future Observatory. Now, Gary Sheikkariem shows you Maarten's work & gives you a unique insight into the observatory! ☄
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Zero Footprint Campus
Rick Brouwers
João Pizani
Utrecht University
Utrecht University
06/17/2017 at 11:48. Facebook
Finally, we have a Canal Pride in Utrecht! Utrecht University strongly supports LGBTQ rights, so today we're proud to present you the Utrecht Canal Pride 2017 – live from one of the boats! #LoveisLove
Emma Postma
Rafael Pardo
Angela Neal Brooks
Utrecht University
Utrecht University
06/16/2017 at 11:10. Facebook
We are incredibly proud of our Life Sciences researchers Albert Heck & Alexander van Oudenaarden, who are both being awarded an NWO Spinoza Prize, the highest scientific distinction in the Netherlands. The prize is a mark of honour for their outstanding & ground breaking research into the complex network of molecules in cells. #brightmindsbetterfuture #utrecht #spinozaprize
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Last night we hosted the Farewell Dinner for international students together with ESN Utrecht! International students who are leaving Utrecht; we hope you had a great time at UU
Did you join the dinner? Feel free to tag yourself and your friends :)
Last night we hosted the Farewell Dinner for international students together with
Linde Jehee
We proudly present you the new delegation of Utrecht University Model United Nations 2017-2018! In November & February, this delegation will be heading to Oxford and Harvard to give speeches, think of strategic negotiations & create promising ideas for resolving global issues. The new delegation will be training twice a week to improve their skills.
We're looking forward to their upcoming...
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We proudly present you the new delegation of Utrecht University Model United
Can you make a tasty meal for under €5,-, within only an hour's time? Our students Kitty & Asha battled each other in the supermarket & kitchen! cUUrious who won? Check out our new stUUdent battle!
Jacintha van den Hil
Douglas Dorothal
Naomi Okoto
Just in: Utrecht rises to second place of most bike-friendly cities in the WORLD, according to the Copenhagenize Index 2017.
Miss Utrecht? Or would you like to get an impression of our city's atmosphere? Check out this sunny bike ride from our University Hall to Wilhelmina Park!
>> Read more: copenhagenize.eu/index/02_utrecht.html
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Olia Amele
Lorna Vos Riis
Vera van Pelt
Home to our Faculty of Law ⚖
Home to our Faculty of Law
Sabine Jansen
Naved Sayed
Ioana Ne
Graduate students & PhD's: we need your feedback! GradSERU is YOUR opportunity to tell us about your student experiences at Utrecht University. Among the participants we will randomly draw several prizes:
✔ 20 hooded-sweaters ‘Utrecht University 1636’
✔ 20 gift cards for 5x coffee/tea of your choice at cafe Gutenberg, Goliath or Lodewijk.
Graduate students PhDs we need your feedback GradSERU is YOUR opportunity to

GradSERU: an important feedback instrument for Utrecht University!

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Congratulations to Enactus Utrecht for winning the 2017 National Championship! Team Utrecht will now represent the Netherlands during the World Cup, in London (26-28 September).
>> Enactus is an international non-profit organization that believes investing in students who take ENtrepreneurial ACTion for others creates a better world for US all.
Congratulations to Enactus Utrecht for winning the 2017 National Championship Team Utrecht
#UUonTour ✈☀ Last week the pre-departure meetings for international students took place! It was great meeting our future students and alumni✋ Missed the event? Next week we will host a pre-departure webinar!
UUonTour Last week the predeparture meetings for international students took place It
Akis Malamidis
“I'm not interested in things that aren't logical.” Our PhD candidate Carlo Verschoor (26) solved the extremely difficult AIVD (= Dutch intelligence service) Christmas Puzzle, without making ANY mistakes. Where does his passion for puzzles come from?
Im not interested in things that arent logical Our PhD candidate Carlo

Math whiz Carlo Verschoor & his passion for puzzles

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Of all countries in the world, the Dutch are the most positive about their economic climate overall, according to fact tank Pew Research Center!
Of all countries in the world the Dutch are the most positive

These Countries Are the Most Optimistic About the Global Economy

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Daan J. Van Lombok
Feras Wahab
Ximena van Keulen
The Future Entrepreneurs Borrel will let students and entrepreneurs talk about entrepreneurship, education and building startups during or after your studies. At the event you can listen to the talk of Marijn de Geus, the CEO of Traintool.
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Future Entrepreneurs Borrel - UtrechtInc

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You are Iranian, you live in the US, you want to defend your PhD thesis in the Netherlands and: you suddenly have to deal with Trump's immigration ban.
It didn't hold our Iranian researcher Bahar Rezaei back. It didn't hold us back. So through a Skype call from LA, she was able to defend her thesis and obtained her doctorate at Utrecht University with groundbreaking research on behavioral...
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You are Iranian you live in the US you want to defend
Reham Al Taher
Mohammad Ali Azfar
Eliška Jelínková
Producing medicines in-house, according to a patient's personal data? No longer a mere hypothesis, thanks to research from our professor Huub Schellekens & his team. With a 'Bionexpresso machine', any pharmacy would be able to produce biological medication. Because the medicines would not be marketed to the general public, they would not need to obtain the marketing authorizations normally...
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Producing medicines inhouse according to a patients personal data No longer a

Personalised medicine produced in a “Bionexpresso”

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