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Rik Van de Walle and Mieke Van Herreweghe obtain a large majority in elections for a new rector and vice-rector

(26-09-2017) Today Tuesday 26 September at 8 a.m. the resultst of the second and last voting round of the elections for a new rector and vice-rector at our university were unlocked.

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Special two-euro coin for the occasion of Ghent University’s 200th anniversary

(24-09-2017) Turning two hundred years old deserves a special coin. The Belgian Royal Mint felt the same way and is honouring the 200th anniversary of Ghent University with a special edition two-euro coin.

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Restaurants and cafeterias will be closed on 9 October – De Brug will be open in the evenings

(24-09-2017) All restaurants and cafeterias at Ghent University will be closed on Monday, 9 October 2017. However, De Brug restaurant will be open in the evenings from 5:30 to 9 p.m.

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Children's sweater '200 years Ghent University' at a promotional price!

(24-09-2017) Learn young, learn fair!

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Exercise for free for an entire week at Ghent University

(24-09-2017) You can participate in several introductory classes during the GUSB’s open-door week from Monday, 25 through Thursday, 28 September.

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Ghent University education receives the highest marks!

(22-09-2017) The marks from the institutional review held back in May 2016 were presented to all members of Ghent University, who were closely involved in the review, on 14 September 2017 in the Ghent University Aula.

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Elections (Vice-)rector: no two-thirds majority in first round of third cycle

(22-09-2017) In the resumed first round of the third cycle in the elections for a new rector and vice-rector at Ghent University no two-third majority was achieved.

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Elections rector and vice-rector: voting round cancelled due to technical defect - voting resumed on Thursday

(19-09-2017) At Ghent University, the first round in a new voting cycle for a new rector and vice-rector started on Monday 18 September 2017. The results were expected today.

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From computer architecture to communication in ancient times: 4 pioneering ERC projects will start in 2018

(13-09-2017) In 2018 four new groundbreaking projects will start at Ghent University receiving funding from the European Research Council (ERC). One of them was selecte in the Advanced Grant call of 2016, three in the Starting Grant 2017 call.

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Facebook Live with the candidates on 12 September

(06-09-2017) On 12 September you can listen, watch and debate on the Facebook page of Ghent University with the candidates that come up in the elections.

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Heritage Open Days … visit the Aula, Het Pand, and Campus Bruges

(06-09-2017) On Heritage Open Days on Sunday 10 September 2017, you can visit the Aula and Het Pand. Campus Bruges, in which Ghent University is a partner in the UNU-CRIS, is participating in the Heritage Open Days.

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Time off for ‘Everyone Ghent University!’ and anniversary ball

(06-09-2017) On Monday morning, 9 October, Ghent University will have time off. No academic activities will take place.

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Elections at Ghent University: get to know the candidates

(06-09-2017) Two duos stand in the third cycle of the elections for a new rector and vice-rector at Ghent University. What is their programme? What are the priorities? And how well do they know each other?

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Prestigious award for innovation in internationalisation

(31-08-2017) Ghent University wins the Institutional Award for Innovation in Internationalization of the European Association for International Education (EAIE).

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Elections rector and vice-rector Ghent University: candidates

(25-08-2017) Two duos have made a call for the forthcoming rector and vice-rector elections at Ghent University: Karin Raeymaeckers and Patrick De Baets and Rik Van de Walle and Mieke Van Herreweghe.

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