News and events

Interview new Dean LUC: "Work hard, have fun, make a difference!"

From 1 July on prof. dr. Judi Mesman will be the new Dean of Leiden University College (LUC). Mesman is professor of Diversity in Parenting and Development and scientific director of the Institute of Education and Child Studies. Are you curious about her plans for the University College, or would you like to know what her biggest dream is and from what she learned most? You will read it here


WANTED: Volunteers for The HOPweek 2016

Would you like to be part of the first ever introduction week of Leiden University in The Hague? Are you excited to meet lots of new people and have a fantastic week? Can you not wait to tell all the new first years about your experiences in The Hague? Are you a very good bartender or are you a top chef? Do you prefer to be behind a camera or do you drive a van like a boss? Then we are looking for you to become a guide or a crew member! For more information and to sign up as a volunteer, come to our borrel, organised by the study associations in The Hague and The HOP on May 19 from 17.00-20.00 in Café Rootz! Check our event on Facebook:


Students in participation: read what Simon of the Faculty Council says

This week (9-13 May) you may vote for the student section of the Faculty Council (hereafter FC). Simon van der Staaij (LUC) is member of the FC now but will soon make place for new member. Read here how he feels about his year as FC-member and what he wants to say to all students of our faculty. And maybe the most important part: why you should vote for the new Council!