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"Blue Growth is a revolution, you decide to play or not"

From 12 to 23 September 2016, Ghent University organizes for the first time a Blue Growth Summer School at GreenBridge (Ostend). With its two-week program this Summer School is unique for Europe.

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Merel Van Walleghem wins Young Researcher Award

PhD student Merel Van Walleghem wins a Young Researcher award for the presentation of her research on the influence of space travel on the immune system.

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Ghent University strengthens ties with South China University of Technology

On 17 June, vice-rector Freddy Mortier signed an agreement between Ghent University and South China University of Technology (SCUT).

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