University of Harderwijk

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University in Harderwijk, The Netherlands

About University of Harderwijk

According to Wikipedia, The University of Harderwijk , also named the Guelders Academy , was located in the city Harderwijk, in the Republic of the United Provinces . It was founded by the province of Guelders . History The university of Harderwijk did not have a good reputation, because of its low standards. Nevertheless, it attracted many students with its low fees. Many students went to Harderwijk to graduate. In Samuel Johnson's Life of Herman Boerhaave, it says:"He went to Hardewich, in order to take the degree of doctor in physick, which he obtained in July, 1693, having performed a publick disputation, "de utilitate explorandorum excrementorum in ægris, ut signorum."The title of this Latin disputation in English is "On the usefulness of examination of excrement as a sign of disease".

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What Is University of Harderwijk Known For?

University of Harderwijk is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

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Who Are University of Harderwijk's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Harderwijk's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Chemistry, and Philosophy. Here are some of University of Harderwijk's most famous alumni:

Carl Linnaeus
Carl Linnaeus
A Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist .
Herman Boerhaave
Herman Boerhaave
A Dutch botanist, chemist, humanist, and physician .
Jacob Roggeveen
Jacob Roggeveen
A Dutch Pacific Ocean explorer.
Lorenz Heister
Lorenz Heister
A German botanist and doctor .
Caspar Georg Carl Reinwardt
Caspar Georg Carl Reinwardt
A Prussian-born Dutch botanist .
Hieronymus David Gaubius
Hieronymus David Gaubius
A German chemist.
János Apáczai Csere
János Apáczai Csere
A Hungarian teacher, philosopher, Calvinist theologist .
Robert Jacob Gordon
Robert Jacob Gordon
A Dutch explorer, soldier and linguist of Scottish descent .
Johann Friedrich Schweitzer
Johann Friedrich Schweitzer
A Dutch alchemist .
Cornelis Rudolphus Theodorus Krayenhoff
Cornelis Rudolphus Theodorus Krayenhoff
A Dutch physicist .
Herman Willem Daendels
Herman Willem Daendels
A Dutch politician .
David de Gorter
David de Gorter
A Dutch botanist .

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