Happy 2021!

Season's Greetings! Ghent University wishes you a happy and healthy 2021!

20 of 2020

We are nearing the end of this strange and special year, 2020. Time to reflect on the status quo. 20 people with links to Ghent University were selected at random. They tell us what 2020 meant to them, what they will carry over to next year and above all: what they hope for in 2021.

Nicolaas Lumen

Nicolas sought and found the feeling of being useful again

Nicolaas Lumen is a ‘product of Ghent University’ in every way. In 2002, he graduated in medicine, and these days he is a professor in urology. Nicolaas hopes to quickly return to a normal life, so that we can come and go as we please once more.

Read more via: durfdenken.be

Annelies Van Isacker

Annelies wants to quickly get back to some serious cuddling

For the last two years, Annelies Van Isacker has been a job coach at Divergent, an organisation within Ghent University which helps to guide people with their reintegration in the workplace.

Read more via: durfdenken.be

Pascal Vandaele

Pascal will whizz into 2021 with his battery charged

Pascal Vandaele is a functional analyst in the Gismo Team at DICT (department of information and Communication Technology). A job that lends itself to working from home, although he’s certainly been missing the contact with colleagues. Gismo will be a general platform, where researchers and the general public can go for all kinds of research information.

Read more via: durfdenken.be

Highlight your best wishes on the Book Tower

Design your own e-card

Last year was like no other, but it was also filled with warmth. We supported each other and shared in each other’s ups and downs. Now this is your chance to thank everyone who was there for you. Not in the usual way, but with a virtual projection of your best wishes onto the Book Tower. Share your virtual projection with your partner, friends or family!

Create your personal message and design your own card

Printed greeting card

Send your New Year greetings as a member of staff of Ghent University with a printed greeting card. Order it via the online order module from house style printers Graphius (A6 format - folded in two).

Personalise your card inside with your own message and the name of your faculty, department / research group.

Available in English or Dutch.

Order printed greeting cards via styleguide.ugent.be