The end of an unusual academic year
Two weeks ago, we virtually closed an unusual academic year. After a semester dominated by the Coronavirus and the measures that followed, our second-year master students celebrated the end of the academic year with a Summer Symposium.
The second-year students gave online presentations of their master thesis and had the chance to listen to the invited talk of Prof. Sherif Sedky, Executive President of Zewail City of Science & Technology, Egypt. Listen to the talk here:
This presentation was followed by a ‘Best Thesis Award’ ceremony. The best thesis award winners were Narek Karapetyan, Indy Magnus and David De Vocht.
After this award ceremony, students Julia Boeke (UGent) and David De Vocht (VUB) summarized their experiences after studying two years in our master programme. You can hear their testimonial here:
Also some other students provided their feedback and experience of the past year. You can read their expressions in what follows: