News VUB awards six honorary doctorates to defenders of freedom and inspiring scientists News VUB-Phd: French Revolution era clause prevented extradition in Catalan case Sibel Top examined the evolution and current application of the clause News The VUB Foundation: how do funds support cancer research at VUB? An interview with director Isabelle Marneffe Most recent News VUB rector Jan Danckaert undergoes emergency heart surgery News VUB trains experts in cycling management News VLINDER weather station on VUB campus News First New Year session in three years News VUB study: Alarming rates of burnout among teachers over the long-term following COVID-19 pandemic News Caroline Gennez Minister of Development Cooperation and Urban Policy News VUB graduates Diederik Coppitters and Dieter De Baere honoured with PhD Solvay Award News VUB medical students celebrate milestone with White Coat ceremony News VUB Martial Arts Expertise Centre aims to strengthen social impact for Brussels’ youth News VUB researcher Astrid Lahousse, member of Pain in Motion What pains do cancer patients experience? And how do they learn to cope with these pains? News VUB professor psychologist Elke Van Hoof holds the Chair of Coaching for Cancer “Coaching can offer the patient an anchor point throughout their journey.” News Cancer researcher Karine Breckpot became a cancer patient herself "I will remain the same person I was before my illness." News Damya Laoui researches cancer vaccine against cancer relapse and metastasis "A combination of different therapies and more personalised therapies are the future " News VUB fights fatigue through research on brain activity during cognitive and physical tasks Research group Menselijke Fysiologie en Sportkinesitherapie (MFYS) News What is cancer? An interview with Prof Dr Bart Neyns (VUB-UZ Brussel) Bart Neyns is an authority in the field of immunotherapy In the media VUB prof Prof Ann Massie at No 3 Neurosciences stories 2022 Unexpected Element in the Aging Process Discovered News "For medievalers, cold was a real threat" Bart Lambert, VUB historian late Middle Ages News Study finds ethnic discrimination on Airbnb in Brussels Tourists with Moroccan name less likely to book property News FixMyStreet conquers Brussels hearts but sometimes creates too high expectations App to report nuisance or even minor crimes to responsible municipal department News VUB-ULB expedition returns from Antarctica with meteorite weighing almost eight kilograms VUB researcher Ryoga Maeda. "The object came from the asteroid belt and probably plopped down into the Antarctic blue ice several tens of thousands of years ago." News Climate change threatens Lake Tanganyika in East Africa VUB researcher Kevin Sterckx: "a very worrying finding"