The most vulnerable researchers are hurt first
PhD students and postdocs watch their research plans crumble. Staff members in flexible positions are worried about the impact of the corona crisis. Some accuse the university of abusing the situation: “It leaves a bad taste in your mouth.”
Back from Niger (after being stuck for a month and a half)
How are we going to test (and do we let Big Brother watch)?
Students and teacher agree: for now, online teaching is pretty awkward
Echoes of SARS: this professor experienced the previous epidemic at close range too
From #Covid19 to #Toiletpaper - can social media help in times of crisis?
Leiden data scientists are working on a project to analyse social media during a crisis. For them, the current outbreak of coronavirus is a baptism by fire.
Available immediately: rooms (because many students are leaving)
Because of the corona virus, some students choose to go back to their parents or to their home country. The Housing Office, which is responsible for international students’ accommodation, caters to tenants who want to leave.