De Amerikaanse topuniversiteiten Harvard en MIT hebben de regering-Trump aangeklaagd. Ze willen voorkomen dat buitenlandse studenten die vanwege de coronacrisis alleen online onderwijs kunnen volgen, het land worden uitgezet.
Xiaojue Zhu became the most recent winner of the Overijssel PhD Award. The UT graduate conducted his PhD research at the Physics of Fluids Group and won the prize thanks to his thesis titled ‘Taylor-Couette and Rayleigh-Bénard turbulence: the role of the boundaries’. Zhu received the award during the Dies Natalis ceremony in the Waaier today.
Fourteen UT Technical Medicine students have trained at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston over the past three years. All of them under Dr. Rajiv Gupta, an Associate Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School and a Visiting Professor at the University of Twente.
'Chefs and scientists are very similar. These are the only two professions in the world, where nothing ever works. But you can´t be creative if everything always works,' thinks Michael Brenner, Harvard Professor, who presented a Studium Generale lecture on the topic of 'Science & Cooking'.
UT Nieuws belt elke week met een UT-student over de grens. Ellis Wickering (24), masterstudent technische geneeskunde, loopt stage in het Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.