EUR congratulates the following graduates:
Monday, 31 August 2015
Regulations for protecting and enabling knowledge institutions. That was the call of Beatrice de Graaf, Professor at Utrecht University and Chair of the National Research Agenda (‘Nationale Wetenschapsagenda’), during the Opening of the Academic Year of Erasmus University Rotterdam on Monday, August 31st 2015. According to her, the diversity and richness of academic life are at stake now that Bildung at universities is increasingly troubled by the call for applied research.
Friday, 28 August 2015
Professor Hanneke Takkenberg of Erasmus MC, recently appointed Chief Diversity Officer by Erasmus University Rotterdam’s Executive Board, has been tasked with ensuring a greater focus on diversity in the university’s education and research and in its workforce and student population. For the first time, there will be a university-wide diversity policy. The policy’s priorities will be gender balance and cultural diversity.
Monday, 24 August 2015
Pioneering digital media projects that stimulate public discussion on wide-ranging social issues. These are the activities of Catalyst Lab, a new organization founded by Dr. Payal Arora from the Department of Media and Communication at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (ESHCC). The goal is to bring public debate to life through creative social media strategies that entertain, educate and energize stakeholders to participate in discussions to inform and be informed.