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In Beijing at the pre-union of the MOOC 'Configuring the World', many people were very pleased to see each other. Griffiths: 'This is the first MOOC I have given, and you are the first students I have met in person.' He then explained that a pre-union was a reunion, but before the event.
‘I hope that you can be yourself at Leiden University and that your own unique talents will flourish here. We will do everything we can to help.' With these words, Vice-Rector Magnificus Simone Buitendijk welcomed the first-year students during the EL CID week.
A group of twenty first-year students from the Caribbean arrived last week in Leiden. The students from Aruba and Curaçao are starting their bachelor's programmes in September and have just recently said goodbye to their familiar lives under the tropical sun.