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ERMeCC News and Events

Dr. Mariangela Lavanga and colleagues receive SNIP subsidy for European minor Fashion Industry

Thursday, 20 August 2015

Dr. Mariangela Lavanga, Dr. Thierry Maillet, and Prof.dr. Ben Wubs have received a SNIP subsidy to set up an European minor Fashion Industry.

Johannes von Engelhardt on responses to refugees

Monday, 17 August 2015

How do people respond to news about refugees? Current events make this a highly relevant question. Johannes von Engelhardt researches characteristics that define responses to stories about the victims of humanitarian disasters. 

Dutch newspaper AD publishes plea for serious gaming by Mijke Slot and colleagues

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

"Booming Rotterdam" should benefit from the digital games industry as an engine of sustained economic growth. That is what dr. Mijke Slot (ERMeCC), Paul Rutten (Hogeschool Rotterdam) and Matthijs Leendertse (ELM Concepts) suggest...

Laura Braden receives VENI-scholarship for project on interdisciplinary creative careers

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

ERMeCC member Dr. Laura Braden from the Department of Arts and Culture Studies is one of eleven talented researchers from Erasmus University who have received a VENI-scholarship from NWO. 

Dr. Mijke Slot wins Education Prize

Monday, 13 July 2015

Dr. Mijke Slot, ERMeCC member and lecturer in the Department of Media and Communication, has won the Education Prize this year. She will receive the award on Monday, August 31st.