On Friday, 8 November, Esther Duflo – who was recently awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences – will be presented with an honorary doctorate by Erasmus University Rotterdam.
- Farzad's dad came to the Netherlands as a refugee. Now Farzad works at Erasmus University Rotterdam
At a young age, Farzad moved to the Netherlands from Iran. Now, he works at EUR and organises the Bachelor Open Days and the HeartBeat Festival.
Prominent speakers including Esther Duflo, laureate Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences 2019, and Minister of Finance Wopke Hoeksta, reflect on Tinbergens academic merits and progressive ideas.
The Executive Board of Erasmus University supports the national climate strike on September 27th in The Hague.
The Executive Board has appointed Prof. Jeroen Jansz as Academic Director of the Community for Learning & Innovation (CLI).
On Friday, 20 September 2019 the KidsRights Foundation launches its latest initiative, State of Youth, at the Nobel Peace World Summit in Merida, Mexico.
Marieke Meeuwisse researches diversity and inclusivity in colleges. Two elements that seem to play a significant role in the progress of students are gender and immigration.
Statement by Executive Board of EUR regarding alternative opening of the academic year by WOinActie in Leiden, called ‘De Ware Opening’.
Sascha Krijger, winner of the FAME Athena Award 2016 about the importance of the award: "I still consider it an honour to have won the award."