Verslag Juristenmiddag: Constitutionele toetsing gewenst?

Op 25 november 2016 organiseerden DWJZ en de Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid de tweede Juristenmiddag. Thema van deze middag was: Constitutionele toetsing gewenst?

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Nationale Requireer Wedstrijd voor Studenten 2017

Op 14 april jongstleden vond in het Paleis van Justitie te Amsterdam de Nationale Requireer Wedstrijd voor Studenten plaats. De Universiteit van Aruba deed dit jaar voor het eerst mee en heeft in samenwerking met het Openbaar Ministerie in Aruba de Arubaanse student Jurney Tromp afgevaardigd naar Amsterdam.

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We salute dr. Ryçond Santos do Nascimento

We are extremely proud to announce that our colleague dr. Ryçond Santos do Nascimento from the Law faculty has obtained his PHD at the University of Groningen and from our own University of Aruba.

We’ve accumulated all the publications and communications about dr. Ryçond Santos do Nascimento’s major accomplishment here.

 

 

Student Council of the University of Aruba (SUA)

The Student Council of the University of Aruba or Studentenraad van de Universiteit van Aruba has been a dream initiated by students of the University of Aruba. This dream ultimately became a reality in 2012 when the first elections were held. The first board was elected on November 16th, 2012. 

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Erasmus+ exchange experience

Ever since the announcement of the start of the Erasmus+ exchange program for the University of Aruba, students, faculty and staff, I was ready to jump onboard as it is an opportunity for professional growth, as well as a chance for benchmarking and comparing common academic practices.

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Dad is a Champ! Raising the bar for raising children

On the 28th of May 2016, Fundacion pa nos muchanan (FPNM), held an event for fathers, children and the family called “Mi Tata ta Campeon!” (My Dad is a champ!). FPNM is a foundation for the wellness of all children in Aruba under the age of 12. Its main mission is to enforce the role of parents, educators and the day care centers.

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Graduacion programa liderazgo colaborativo pa educacion

Dia 14 di Februari ultimo na Universidad di Aruba Rector mr. dr. Glenn Thodé, hunto cu facilitador principal renombra Janet Sanders, a entrega na 23 graduado di e programa Liderazgo Colaborativo pa Educacion un certificado.

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Departamento di Aduana a entrega certificado na 10 cursista

Departamento di Aduana recientemente a hasi entrega di e prome certificado di e Verificateursopleiding na e 10 cursistanan cu ta hasiendo e curso intensivo aki na Universidad di Aruba.

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The success of the Unesco Media Pressure Cooker Marathon

From 19-21 January 2017 the first Pressure Cooker Marathon took place at the University of Aruba. 30 Aruban journalists, scholars and young talents participated in work sessions, live broadcasts and trainings guided by lecturers such as Jeroen Pauw and colleagues Dick Drayer and Favell Maduro from neighboring island Curaçao.

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“What do I do with my mind?”

Mindfulness at work…

Onderzoek van Harvard psycholoog Matthew Killingsworth liet zien dat mensen gemiddeld 47% van de tijd qua aandacht niet aanwezig zijn bij wat ze op dat moment doen. Hij sprak van een ‘wandering mind’. In het onderzoek bleek dat als de aandacht wel gericht was op wat men deed, de deelnemers aan het onderzoek productiever en gelukkiger waren in vergelijking tot de beleving van de ‘wandering mind’. Hij adviseerde regelmatiger de vraag te stellen: “What do I do with my mind?” Read more