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 Limburgs15-08-2017
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.
Michelle Moerel 2nd Science Talent 201723-06-2017
Michelle Moerel, assistant professor and researcher at the Maastricht Centre for Systems Biology (MaCSBio), has reached a second place in the 2017 New Scientist Science Talent contest.
Can a brain scan show what you've heard?24-05-2017
A brain scan that allows you to see what sound a person has heard. Researchers from Maastricht University have recently achieved a world first by reconstructing heard sound based on a person’s brain activity.
Maastricht Centre for the Innovation of Classical Music19-04-2017
Presentation Maastricht Centre for the Innovation of Classical Music (MCICM) on April 19th 2017.
Food as medicine27-03-2017
Dr Alie de Boer – a food scientist at University College Venlo, a satellite campus of Maastricht University – recently published an article in the International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition. Based on a comprehensive literature study, she revealed the importance of omega 3 fatty acids and vitamin E in managing chronic inflammatory lung diseases, such as COPD and autoimmune sarcoidosis.
The Complex Road to Sustainable Peace in Divided Societies19-12-2016
What factors can help prevent warring parties from reverting to violence and instead create a sustainable peace? This is the central question at the heart of the PhD thesis ‘Sustainable Peacebuilding in Divided Societies’ defended by Ayokunu Adedokun on 20 December 2016.