ICLON professional development courses for autumn 2014 announced

ICLON offers various types of training, ranging from one-hour sessions to courses lasting a number of mornings or afternoons. The aim is to coach lecturers, PhD students and student assistants on providing quality instruction. The training courses draw on insights from scholarly research on teaching, striking examples from the field and pedagogical theory. The range of courses consists of training courses, individualised programmes and one-on-one instructional counselling.

Leiden University mourns victims of air disaster

Leiden University mourns the loss of our student Laurens van der Graaff, and alumni Willem Witteveen, also a former member of staff, and his wife Lidwien Heerkens. All three were passengers on the Malaysian Airlines flight that was lost in the air disaster on 17 July.