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Are you looking for accommodation for an international PhD-student, guest or staff member?

(20-12-2017) The Housing Office still has a limited number of single studios available, starting 18 December 2017.

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Service exemption on 2 January 2018 (afternoon) - holiday calendar 2018 is available

(14-12-2017) The holiday calendar for 2018 is now available and you can register leave for 2018 via Apollo.

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Tips for under the Christmas tree

(14-12-2017) For those still looking for a nice gift for the festive season: the historical book and a photobook about “200 years of Ghent University” are being offered at a great discount.

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Take part in the World Company Sport Games 2018 in La Baule: subscribe now!

(14-12-2017) After the success of the European Company Sport Games in Ghent, Ghent University staff members will have the opportunity to participate in the 2nd World Company Sports Games in the French seaside resort of La Baule between 23 and 27 May 2018.

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Thomas Van Leeuwen and Frederick Verbruggen receive ERC Consolidator Grant

(04-12-2017) The ERC recently published the results of the ERC Consolidator Grant call of 2017.

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The grand rector duo interview (and much more besides) in the new Dare to Think

(29-11-2017) Rector Rik Van de Walle and vice rector Mieke Van Herreweghe have been heading up our university for some time now. Time for a first look and to discover more about their plans: read about it in the new edition of Dare to Think.

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Range of sports camps on offer in 2018 for staff children

(29-11-2017) Ghent University has selected an extensive range of sporting holiday initiatives exclusively for the children of its staff.

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17 ‘highly cited researchers’ in various life science domains at Ghent University

(28-11-2017) Ghent University has no less than 17 researchers with the Highly Cited status this year. This is a remarkably high number considering that there is a total of 40 Highly Cited researchers in Belgium.

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The Battle of the Scientists

(16-11-2017) Getting a broad audience excited about your research? The Battle of the Scientists will teach you just that, by having you present your research to elementary school kids.

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A musical winter!

(16-11-2017) Treat yourself to one of the concerts performed by Ghent University student ensembles in December – or go to all three!

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Magazine ‘Durf Denken’: will we ever be successful in banishing the flu for good?

(16-11-2017) What is the difference between a cold and the flu? What can you do to prevent the flu? Can you get the flu from a flu vaccination? Is the flu an innocent illness? And how close are scientists to discovering a universal flu vaccination?

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Sunday 26 November: visit Ghent University on Science Day

(16-11-2017) Can cancer be treated with sound? How dangerous is a USB stick found in the street? Can dogs suffer from epilepsy? Where does that fish on your plate come from? How did people party in the Middle Ages?

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Are you feeling down? Don't carry on

(16-11-2017) In the past weeks a lot is said and written on unacceptable behaviour on the workplace. For Ghent University psychosocial welfare for staff members is very important.

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