As of this October, linguist Roberta D'Alessandro is appointed as Member of the International Council for Science (ICSU) Committee on Freedom and Responsibility in the conduct of Science (CFRS).
Toby Jones is taking a Research Master’s in Middle Eastern Studies. ‘Once I knew about the reputation of Leiden and the extremely cheap tuition fees compared to the UK, I set my heart on coming here.’
“Very French and very impressive.” Those are the words drs. Isabelle van de Calseyde used to describe the reception at the French embassy residence in The Hague on 2 June 2015. There, she and dr. Sjef Houppermans were presented with an distinction for their remarkable services to the French language and culture. Both were named Officier de l’Ordre national du Merité.