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International Humanitarian Law Clinic Exchange Conference 2016

The Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law and the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies hosted the second annual “Interna...

Stressed brain, stressed heart?

Ilze Bot and Johan Kuiper have published in The Lancet. NRC have given them a column, https://www.nrc.nl/nieuws/2017/01/11/overactief-gebied-in-brei...

Our International Moot Court Competitions 2017

Each year the Grotius Centre in The Hague organises a number of internationally renowned moot court competitions. These competitions, also referred t...

Spotlight on Prof. Eric De Brabandere

Prof. Eric De Brabandere was recently appointed as Chair of International Dispute Settlement Law at the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies...

Our economists in The Hague - research and teaching

The Department of Economics at Leiden Law School teaches courses in both Leiden and The Hague to more than 1700 students.

Rubicon grant Stefan de Jong

His two year Rubicon project is about the effect of university policies on societal engagement of academics in the social sciences and humanities.

Beryl ter Haar guest lecturer European labour law at the law school of HSE Moscow

Under the invitation of Labour Law and Social Security Law Department of Faculty of Law of the "Higher School of Economics" (HSE) dr. Ter Haar delive...

Inaugural Lecture Prof. dr. Henk Borgdorff

On February 10 at 4.15 PM Henk Borgdorff will give his inaugural lecture ‘Reasoning through Art’ at the Academiegebouw.

From scarcity to abundance: big data in archaeology

New digital methods and a data explosion are radically changing archaeological research. Karsten Lambers, Associate Professor of Archaeological Comput...

Kick-off MOOC Music & Society

On January 9 the ACPA kicked off their first MOOC Music & Society. And with 1700 (!) applicants we dare to say it is a success!

ACPA trainees for the Research Traineeship Programme

On Friday 16 December the Research Traineeship Programme of the Faculty of Humanities opened officially.

Last PhD doctorates of 2016

The last two months of 2016 were a very productive time for the ACPA. We had no less than 6 promotions!

Lecture from the ESA Director-General Johann-Dietrich Woerner

Lecture from the ESA Director-General Johann-Dietrich Woerner in Lorentzzaal (A144)

SewerSense: automatic measuring within the sewer system

Scientists of Leiden University and Technical University Delft are going to predict how and where defects in sewer systems arise. They are working wit...

Election as Honorary Member of the LSA

Prof. Dr. Willem Adelaar has been elected as Honorary member of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA)