The psychology Statistics I exam was a disaster for first year students this term. Only 30 percent of them passed.
This year, more students than ever came to study at the RUG. 7,969 first-year students enrolled. Of those, 2,944 are internationals.
According to Marion, being a student is a work of art. But each year, some students also engage in the art of war.
Apparently, there is a maximum age at which a person is expected to have completed their education, Marion finds out. She never knew.
Marion has learned over the years that communication is often more about conveying a feeling than simply choosing the right words.
Employees of the Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences are fed up. They explain their objections to the current housing plans in an open letter, which is undersigned by 120 staff members.
In her ongoing quest to find gainful employment in the Netherlands, Marion is confronted with an open secret: it’s not about what you know, but rather who you know.
By Marion Robinson I sat around the table of university students and realized that, of the things we had in common, the most salient was that we were all from developing countries of the world. In that moment I thought about the thousands of miles we were from home, family and familiarity. I quietly contemplated […]
Universities should train psychology students in how to take care of themselves in addition to teaching them how to teach their patients to do the same.
The psychology programme will start using a numerus fixus (fixed quota) system again. Starting in the 2017-2018 academic year, a maximum of 600 students will be accepted.