Good score Erasmus University in QS Subject ranking
According to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2014 published today, Erasmus University Rotterdam ranks among the top 10 in Europe in three research areas. It concerns the subjects Medicine, Accounting & Finance and Economics & Econometrics. In these three areas of research Erasmus University is also listed as the best Dutch university.
TEDxErasmusUniversity is a university-wide initiative on 6th March that wants to excite the open-minded community for a unique event.
Opening Erasmus Food Plaza and Spar University
Places to eat and drink on Erasmus University's Woudestein campus have been substantially increased. As of Monday 20 January, students, staff and visitors can go to the Erasmus Food Plaza, a new, international and sustainable place for coffee, drinks, snacks, lunch or a meal. In the same building the Spar University shop will be opening so that people can do their errands on campus.
Erasmus University – the greening goes on
Erasmus University is continuing on the path to becoming a sustainable university. On Wednesday, 11 December 2013, the president of the Executive Board, Pauline van der Meer Mohr, signed a statement committing the university to energy savings of 8% up to the end of 2016. On top of this the university will be ‘greening’ all the electricity it consumes by purchasing certificates for Dutch wind energy.
Erasmus University adopts recommendations of Task Force on Scientific Integrity
Recommendations on data management and storage, training by means of a dilemma game and the signing of the declaration of integrity are key facets of the final report of the Task Force on Scientific Integrity of Erasmus University Rotterdam. The Executive Board has decided to adopt the recommendations in full. The Task Force under the chairmanship of Professor Dr Finn Wynstra was set up in 2012 in the light of the widespread discussion about scrupulousness and integrity with the remit of clustering the initiatives that were already underway in the faculties.