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    NACCA's fifth training event, Porto, January 2018

    16-04-2018

    The 3rd Winter School was hosted by the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Porto, and ran from 15-19 January 2018. It was a great opportunity for the ESRs to share their research with their peers and other professionals.

  • Omslag dissertatie Bart Zwegers

    Public defence by Bart Zwegers, 7 February

    30-01-2018

    Bart Zwegers defended his PhD dissertation Heritage in Transition: Global and Local Challenges in Germany and the United Kingdom, 1970-2010 on Wednesday 7 February 2018. His supervisors are Prof. dr. Ernst Homburg and Dr. Jo Wachelder.

  • Hybrid histories

    Public defence by Tim van der Heijden

    18-01-2018

    Public defence by Tim van der Heijden: 'Hybrid Histories: Technologies of Memory and the Cultural Dynamics of Home Movies, 1895–2005' on 18 January 2018. 

  • Why do we ask people where they’re from?

    10-01-2018

    In her dissertation Lotte Thissen illustrates that everyone can experience foreignness, irrespective of their origin or background. One of the key conclusions in this study is that we should stop asking people where they are from.  

  • Kapuscinski Development Lecture by Professor Alcinda Honwana at UM

    21-12-2017

    On January 26th, the UM Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences hosted the Kapuscinski Development Lecture. The lecture ‘Youth in Movement: Waithood, Migration and the Peripheries’ at FASoS was given by Professor Alcinda Honwana, Inter-Regional Adviser on social development policy at the United Nations Department of Social and Economic Affairs and visiting professor of Anthropology and International Development at the Open University in the UK

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  • Kal Plat poster

    Dialect Web App Eèsjdes (the Eijsden dialect) and Mestreechs (the Maastricht dialect)

    04-09-2017

    Professor Leonie Cornips launches a Dialect Web App for the Limburg dialects ‘Eèsjdes’ (the Eijsden dialect) and ‘Mestreechs’ (the Maastricht dialect).

  • Microsoft goes Limburgs

    Microsoft goes Limburgs

    15-08-2017

    Global software giant Microsoft is set to introduce a Limburg language model with a keyboard and spellcheck function, which will make the Limburgish language easier to use on digital media platforms.

  • Maastricht Centre Innovation Classical Music (MCICM)

    Maastricht Centre for the Innovation of Classical Music

    19-04-2017

    Presentation Maastricht Centre for the Innovation of Classical Music (MCICM) on April 19th 2017.

  • ITEM Brochures  Vera van Vliet

    Announcement ITEM PhD Volume 'Beyond the refugee crisis'

    24-03-2017

    The Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross border cooperation and Mobility (ITEM) published a PhD Volume about the refugree crisis. The volume was written by PhD candidates of ITEM and includes separate contributions in which each of them tackles the topic of the refugee crisis from their own area of interest. The volume therefore discusses themes ranging from migration law and criminal behaviour to social security.

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