Alumni News April 2019
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Alumni News

April 2019

Hortus Botanicus Leiden University

How a very international archaeologist was born

From mandrill teeth to the microstructure of bones: archaeology alumna Simone Lemmers (31) is determined to reveal the past by studying old remains. Her curiosity has led to a very international career, also in the UK, where she witnessed the Brexit referendum. 

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Simone Lemmers

How can we improve the support for foster children?

Which interventions really are effective? 
Leiden researchers organised, with the support of Leiden University Fund, a foster care symposium for professionals. 

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Leiden University Fund

Would you like to meet us in your own country?

We’re planning visits to Brasil and Indonesia, invites will be sent shortly. Would you like to receive invitations to these or other Leiden alumni events around the world, please send us your contact details or update your information here.

 We will be delighted to meet up with you!

Alumni Meetings Worldwide

Summer Schools

Spend your summer at Leiden University. Discover the Summer School courses in the international and academically inspiring environment of Leiden University in Leiden or The Hague.
Choose from a wide range of challenging and professional courses.

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Leiden Summer Schools

Meet alumni in The Hague

LUC The Hague - Alumni event: Brexit
  6 April, The Hague
Seminar: The Politics and Technology of Cyber Security
  9 April - The Hague
Campus The Hague Career Event  
  10 April - The Hague
› 'The UN in times of Global challenges'
  Lecture and debate with Ambassador Karel van Oosterom - 18 April - The Hague
Corporate - The Musical 
  25 April, The Hague
'Criminalising Curiosity? Counter-terrorism on Campus and Beyond'
   Lecture by Lucia Zedner - 21 May - The Hague
Lobbying and Political Advocacy: Representing Societal Interests in Times of Turbulence
  Summerschool for PhD researchers and Ddvanced Masters Students 4 July - 12 July

Meet Archaeology in Lelystad

Recent developments in Maritime Archaeology 
  Alumni Event - 13 April - Batavialand Lelystad

Meet us online

MOOC: On Being a Scientist
  Start 18 March - online
MOOC: A Circular Economy of Metals: Towards a Sustainable Societal Metabolism -
  Start 29 April - online

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