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He was appointed prime minister when Dries van Agt resigned after the 1982 election. Lubbers left politics in 1994 and continued his career in research, teaching at several universities. He took to the international stage in 2001 when he was appointed the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, ...

HE al-Rumaihi and the accompanying delegation also visited the central market in the port of Notre Dame, Dutch ... University, which is one of the largest agricultural universities. During the visits, the Minister discussed with the Dutch officials co-operation in the field of agriculture and farm research.
Former Dutch Prime Minister Ruud Lubbers speaks about nuclear energy at the Technical University in Delft, the Netherlands, in 2006. ... Ruud Lubbers, who as the Netherlands' longest serving prime minister led his country through economic turmoil to prosperity and helped shape the foundations of the ...
Dutch students are losing out on university places owing to growing numbers of foreign applicants attracted by degrees taught in English, the Netherlands' ... Pieter Duisenberg, chairman of VSNU, the Dutch universities association, told De Telegraaf that "internationalisation is a good thing but if the ...
The Dutch cabinet appears poised to cut the cost to attend universities by half in a bid to make higher education more affordable for the first year of study. ... students at part-time programs like Open University, or studying at university colleges will be able to take advantage of the program, the government ...

A Dutch university has scrapped plans to offer full degrees on a new campus in China following a row in the Netherlands about academic freedom and high costs. The University of Groningen said on 29 January that it had decided not to seek approval from the Dutch minister of education, culture and ...
The University of Groningen has abandoned plans to offer full degrees at its newly built campus in China, according to an announcement yesterday (Jan. ... That month, the Chinese government announced that (paywall) all foreign-funded universities should have a Communist Party official sit on the board.
Last year, amid heavy protest from the academic community, Pieter Duisenberg, the conservative party's higher education spokesperson in parliament, was appointed president of the Dutch Universities Association, signalling a support for that policy. But other political parties, the media, and representatives ...
This year, 101 degree courses offered by universities and hbo colleges have some form of limits on student numbers or entry qualifications. And earlier this week, it emerged that 594 Dutch students have applied for the 600 places to study psychology in English at the University of Amsterdam - as have ...
The country will soon start reaping the benefits of an agreement with the Netherlands last year on food, water and energy security. ... Security, Mariam Al Muhairi, and what we tried to establish is a working relation between the both of us, especially with the Wageningen University and Research Centre.".
(Press Release) -- Lee Ann Jastillana, a resident of Saipan, has been named to the Emerson College Dean's List for the Fall 2017 semester. ... Emerson is known for its study and internship programs in Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., the Netherlands, London, China, and the Czech Republic. A new ...
Other positive signs include higher education initiatives related to the Sustainable Development Goals, for instance, through the International Association of Universities, and support for refugees, for instance, through the European University Association. A more inclusive and ethical higher education is an ...
The Netherlands has expelled Eritrea's top diplomat after finding increasing evidence that it was forcing Eritreans who fled the country to pay a ... A 2017 study by Tilburg University showed that the two proclamations that form the legal foundation for the tax collection were meant for people living in Eritrea or ...
The number of international students studying a full-time degree course at a Dutch research university or university of applied sciences has grown to 80.000 in 2016-17, according to research from the Dutch organisation for internationalisation in education, Nuffic. The University of Amsterdam has ...
The University of Amsterdam is concerned about the rise in the number of foreign students and has asked education minister Ingrid van Engelshoven for ... Last July, the government's research watchdog KNAW raised concerns that too many Dutch colleges and universities lacked a coherent policy on the ...
Thanks to an expansion of a state-run hemp pilot program, Lehigh University, Thomas Jefferson University and the nonprofit Pennsylvania Hemp Industry ... led a coalition last month to Europe, where it made a pitch to HempFlax, a Netherlands-based processing company with an eye on the U.S. market.

Recently, while in tenure at State University of New York at Korea, Dr. Gomes had the pleasure of hosting the famous Roger Ver, the bitcoin.com ... and negotiated more than 15 public/private high-tech co-development strategic alliance agreements between major U.S. companies, universities and the ...
Brandsma was born in the Netherlands in 1881 and ordained a Carmelite priest in 1905. He taught theology at the Catholic University of the Netherlands and became a popular speaker and newspaper journalist. As the Nazis became increasingly powerful in Europe, he advocated against their ideology ...
2017 was a big year for the University of British Columbia, which conducted some extremely interesting and groundbreaking research over the course of the year. The research done at ... The results come from a study of approximately 6000 people across the US, Canada, the Netherlands, and Denmark.
Diversity of research, an international learning environment and an enriching cultural exchange are sought-after factors in any modern university. It's a competitive area and with universities internationally facing different challenges and advantages in the global market, what is it exactly that pushes colleges ...
Delft University of technology in the Netherlands has advertised an open post-doctoral position in geothermal energy research. The Faculty of civil engineering and Geosciences of Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) provides leading international research and education, with innovation and ...
The majority of Dutch universities are set to miss their targets for employing more female professors despite the country's engaging in one of the world's most intensive programmes to ... The Dutch Open University has committed to hitting 35 per cent, and it had reached 29.1 per cent at the end of 2016.
In the last 25 years, the Netherlands has also experienced strong economic growth and rising incomes. Increasing numbers of people are completing higher education. The percentage of those with a higher education has doubled from 18 to 36 percent in the past 25 years and the downward trend of those ...
On 7 December 2017, the University of Twente was voted the most entrepreneurial university in the Netherlands for the third time. ... In the Impact Ranking, the universities were assessed on four different roles: the entrepreneurial university (University of Twente), the collaborative university (Wageningen University), the ...
This view is perhaps unsurprising. The Dutch speak, it is claimed, the best English in the world. They often prefer speaking English when foreigners try to practise their Dutch, and the higher education sector here is rapidly being anglicised, with more than half of all university courses now taught in English.
Ratih also took a scientific writing class at the university, during which she realized the grading system in The Netherlands differs from that used in Indonesia. Indonesian universities follow the American grading system along the GPA scale of one to four. The Netherlands has a scale to ten. Ratih decided to ...
The number of international students pursuing full-time degree courses at Dutch universities and universities of applied sciences in the Netherlands has doubled from 40,000 to 80,000 over the last decade. Diversity has also increased among the international student population, which now comprises 164 ...
The conflict between Elsevier, the world's biggest publisher of scientific journals, and Germany's entire university system has dragged on since 2015. ... universities are asking for is the direction of travel for scholarly publishing," says Paul Ayris, pro-vice-provost of library services at University College ...
Presenting a certificate of recognition to the Founder/President of Family Health University College, Prof. Yao Kwawukume after dinner with President Akufo Addo, the Netherlands Prime Minister commended him and the wife (Mrs. Dr. Susan Bridget Kwawukume), for their outstanding performance in waste ...
Accra, Dec 3, GNA - Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Kingdom of Netherlands has presented a certificate of recognition to Family Health University College and the hospital for building a biogas plant and an incinerator to manage waste on campus. The bio gas plant and incinerator through a network of ...
Upon the launch of this higher education strategy, Hans de Boer, president of VNO-NCW, the confederation of Netherlands industry and employers, known as 'the Voice of Dutch businesses', said universities can also stimulate the "necessary increase in talent of all ages" by investing in the training of ...
Hubertus Irth, scientific director of the Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research, part of Leiden University, said the move means that the Netherlands "certainly will be a more viable player in the pharmaceutical industry". Hosting the agency should make the Netherlands more attractive as a base for ...
Dr Liesbeth Smits from the University of Amsterdam, who excavated the ... "Surprisingly many of them did not come from Holland, but moved ...
So far, 300 refugee students have been paired with native Dutch ... to lower the high dropout rate among refugees in Dutch higher education. ... to prepare them for more strenuous study go on to enroll in a university. ... Last year, only 600 refugees were studying in Dutch universities, said education officials.
The shift to English both in research and teaching in many European universities is essentially the side-effect of the spread of international ...
... Industrial Transformation Research Hubs launched at Monash University ... sciences; University of Twente, The Netherlands; Heriot-Watt University, ... including: 12 Australian universities; the Commonwealth Scientific and ...
THE Netherlands has seen a massive surge in the number of international higher education students, with over 80 thousand enrolled at Dutch universities during the 2016-2017 academic year. This figure is double the ...
"I'm hoping I can get a chance to visit her in Holland. ... years, then attend the University of Applied sciences; still others will go for six years, ... said, adding that it costs about $2,500 a year to attend college in the Netherlands.
According to Keuzegids Universiteiten 2018, the comparative university catalogue in the Netherlands, students studying at Dutch universities ...
With many Dutch universities switching to teaching in English, this lecturer ... students at her university take cultural competence classes for ...
The University of Groningen is the best "broad classical university" in the Netherlands and Wageningen University is the best of all universities ...
A decade earlier, there was virtually no university gender gap in the ... 55 per cent of women enter higher education, compared with 43 per cent ...
Dutch universities are currently receiving unprecedented numbers of ... went on to university in the Netherlands this year, states this is the future. ... provide opportunities to students to seize a college place who might not be ...
... at the University of California, Los Angeles' Resnick Center for Food ... professor of physiology at Maastricht University in The Netherlands.
Netherlands ambassador to Malaysia Karin Mossenlechner, who is hoping to ... supported by the availability of R&D in Dutch universities, she said. ... in the Netherlands Food Valley, like the University of Wageningen and ...
Atos signs major contract with seven hospitals in the Netherlands for the ... seven University Medical Centres (UMCs) in the Netherlands for the ...
Dr Mwinzi noted that an additional 70 colleges are set to be completed by next year. ... Dr Mwinzi noted that the government through the Higher education Loans Board ... year through government of Kenya and Netherlands project," the PS said. .... Local university students awarded for heroic acts; gunmen ...
College life in Tucson is entirely different from my university back home. ... We don't have any Greek Life organizations at colleges in Australia, so it was ... "In the Netherlands, universities do not have their own sports teams, ...
Cohen was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in 1923. ... universities over the years, including the University of Florida, the University of ...


 

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