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Judi Mesman receives NWO-Vici grant

LUC Dean Prof. dr. Judi Mesman has been awarded the NWO-Vici grant for her project on racial socialization within a family context.

Leiden Law School hosts PhD Colloquium ‘Law and Politics in the EU’

On Friday 3rd February 2017 Leiden University hosted a PhD colloquium in conjunction with the University of Liverpool and the University of Oslo, on t...

Marcel Cobussen speaker at OverHEARD LAB seminar in Aarhus Denmark

On March 1, Prof. dr. Marcel Cobussen will give a presentation on "new sonic ecology" during the OverHEARD LAB seminar in Aarhus, Denmark.

Call for papers: The Trajectories of International Legal Histories

Thirty years ago, the Leiden Journal of International Law (LJIL) was born, at a time when the writing of histories was hardly a popular endeavor for i...

Frontiers of Children's Rights in the ASEAN Region

From 23 to 27 January 2017, the Child Law Department and the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies of Leiden Law School organized the first r...

'Masterchefs from the Middle Ages'

Joanita Vroom, Associate Professor Archaeology, regularly tries out old recipes, together with a group of Archaeology students. 'You really need to lo...

Project for protection Syrian archaeology on Dutch radio

Olivier Nieuwenhuijse, project leader of the project Focus Raqqa, was hosted by the NOS Radio 1 news broadcast on February 16, 2017.

Archaeologist Tesse Stek studies Roman colonisation with fellowship

As Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study (NIAS-KNAW) fellow, Tesse Stek will explore the intricate relationship between the history of ideas about ...

Archaeology student Erik Kroon wins university thesis award 2017

During the Dies Natalis for alumni, February 11 2017, the annual university thesis awards ceremony was held. The winner of 2017 is Erik Kroon, of the ...

Corentin Coulais in NRC and New Scientist

Newspaper NRC and popular scientific magazine New Scientist write about Corentin Coulais’ research on one-way-traffic metamaterials. He published a pa...

"Doing Business in China’’: Leiden University Visit to China and Cooperation in Relation to Children’s Rights

In early January, Joanne van der Leun (Dean of the Leiden Law School), Ton Liefaard (Program Director of the Advanced Studies in International Childre...

PhD defense: Op zoek naar onderzoek

On Tuesday 14 February 2017 defended Kees van Gageldonk his doctoral thesis ‘Op zoek naar onderzoek. De totstandkoming van de onderzoekfunctie in het ...

Working towards a better world together

Global problems such as diseases of affluence or microplastics in the sea are too complex to be dealt with from a single scientific discipline or by j...

Five tips to make your Open Day a success

On 25 February more than 6,500 prospective students will visit the Open Day to learn more about programmes in Leiden and The Hague and to get a taste...

Jorrit Rijpma speaks at the Odysseus Network Conference in Brussels

On Friday 10 February, the annual Odysseus conference on migration and asylum law was held at the European Commission.