Wageningen University
Wageningen University
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This summer, the Forum Library will get a complete makeover! Do you want to know more about the plans? Wageningen University students are welcome to join one of the presentations. For more information:
This summer the Forum Library will get a complete makeover Do you

Library makeover - come and see how!

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Wageningen University
Wageningen University
yesterday at 11:00. Facebook
And.. we’re off! Join our MOOCs Advanced Biorefinery or Nutrition and Health 1, 2 and 3.
And we’re off Join our MOOCs Advanced Biorefinery or Nutrition and Health 1 2 and 3

MOOCs - Free Online Courses

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Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/26/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
“Giving handouts is not a sustainable way to ensure food availability and accessibility. I took up the challenge to find solutions and a way to put grassroot ideas into practice.”

In Kenya, one incident that kept recurring was at a usual home visit to a family supported by the project I was involved with. I visited a single mother with her son; her husband had died due to HIV complications....
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Tom Ojos
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Wageningen University
05/26/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
#flashbackfriday - This year we are celebrating 100 years of scientific research in exploring microbes. In the picture below you see the first Laboratory of Microbiology in Wageningen built for Professor Nicolaas Soehngen. Do you have special memories about the history of microbiology in Wageningen? Share them with us!
flashbackfriday This year we are celebrating 100 years of scientific research in

Historical highlights of the Laboratory of Microbiology; celebrating 100 years

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Wageningen University
05/26/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
Wageningen University has the first Dutch Twittering Tree, follow @TreeWatchWUR! But why is gathering information from trees so important? Find out more in the interactive WURtalk from Ute Sass-Klaassen (WUR), Kathy Steppe (Ghent University) and Frits Mohren (WUR).
Wageningen University has the first Dutch Twittering Tree follow TreeWatchWUR But why

WURtalks - Twittering trees to understand climate change

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Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/25/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
“I miss my beautiful daughter, who was born a few months before I left. She is my everyday inspiration to make the best out of my studies. “

In one of the ecosystem service projects in the Philippines I worked with a professor from WUR. He really encouraged me to apply for a Master programme, called Geo-information Science. My goal is to continue working with the local government and farmers...
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I miss my beautiful daughter who was born a few months before
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Inge van der Mond
Abu Sumaila
Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/25/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
Zit jij in VWO 3, 4 of 5 en heb jij altijd al eens in de huid van een wetenschapper willen kruipen? Dat kan! Neem deel aan een van de Junior Colleges van Wageningen University & Research:
Zit jij in VWO 3 4 of 5 en heb jij altijd

Junior Colleges

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Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/24/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
“ My goal in life is to empower farmers back home with ecological friendly ways of crop protection and reverse the degradation of soils. ”

I come from a village in Cameroon that has no electricity. When I arrived at Wageningen, I’d never been in an elevator and had to learn how to use a washing machine, a vacuum cleaner and a bank card. I’m doing the Plant Sciences master here in Wageningen....
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My goal in life is to empower farmers back home with
Peter Okwor
Wil Babei-Evers
Awuor Emmie
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Wageningen University
05/24/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
Heb jij je al aangemeld voor de KLV-conferentie op 23 en 24 juni? Mis hét Wageningse evenement van het jaar niet! Bekijk het afwisselende programma op: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Heb jij je al aangemeld voor de KLVconferentie op 23 en 24

Vlog Frank Westerman

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Wageningen University
05/23/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
“Maybe I will work on a treatment plant for my brother’s hospital one day. Wastewater is just everywhere.”

In India, only 28 percent of the domestic wastewater is treated before it reaches the environment. My ultimate goal therefore is to start a company in India specialized in wastewater technology. In today’s India, the focus is, one, on drinking water and water for agriculture, as my...
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Maybe I will work on a treatment plant for my brothers hospital
Omusasia Newton
Husnara Parveen
Surya Sravan Kumar
Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/23/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
If you are a student at Wageningen University & Research, you are studying at the most sustainable higher educational institution in the Netherlands! This was announced Friday during the SustainaBul: the sustainability ranking of Dutch higher education. [Link in Dutch]
If you are a student at Wageningen University Research you are studying

Wageningen University & Research weer 1e bij duurzaamheidsranking SustainaBul

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Jonatan Tienvoorhalfvijf
Indira Indyk
Jonatan Tienvoorhalfvijf
Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/22/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
“In Wageningen, we discussed the principle of the producer paying for his waste. So why could that not work in Ghana?”

When I first applied for the Master Urban Environmental Management, I was seamlessly admitted, but then I got a letter indicating the costs for two years of studying. I joked with my mum about selling the house, although that would not have covered the costs by far. I had...
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In Wageningen we discussed the principle of the producer paying for his
Millie Mupfupi
John Kapenda Tembo
Nuruly Myzabella
Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/22/2017 at 12:18. Facebook
Today is the international day of biodiversity. Why is biodiversity important? And how can you contribute to conservation and recovery of biodiversity? Sit down, relax and read it in our longread.
Today is the international day of biodiversity Why is biodiversity important And

Biodiversity

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Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/22/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
Tonight Studium Generale will host the first of three lectures in "The Quantified Self" series. What is "the Quantified Self" and can we use it to improve ourselves? Find out tonight at 20:00 in Impulse:
Tonight Studium Generale will host the first of three lectures in The

The Quantified Self as the Road Towards Self-Improvement?

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Anne Meerdink
Wageningen University
Wageningen University
05/21/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
This week, we will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Anne van de Ban Fund. Every day, one of the 5 students in the picture below will share their story with you and enlighten you on what the scholarship means to them.
This week we will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Anne
Have you already seen the beautiful trees and flowers popping up all around campus? If you have, and you've taken pictures yourself, share them with us using #WURlife or #WURgreen !
Have you already seen the beautiful trees and flowers popping up all
Yvon Schemkes
Marina van Osenbruggen
Dylan Koster
Tomorrow is the 4th edition of Nacht van de Fooi Wageningen. Come and join one of the various activities in the center of Wageningen or have a drink in one of the participating cafes or restaurants!
Tomorrow is the 4th edition of Nacht van de Fooi Wageningen Come
Are you a researcher in Wageningen? In which way has your life as researcher/professor changed during the last 100 years? Share your memory of Wageningen in the run up to 100 years WUR at [ Bit.ly Link ] and support several special projects which can be realised with your support.
Are you a researcher in Wageningen In which way has your life

Share your story, support a project. #WUR100

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During this TedX-inspired event three spokesmen talked about (their experiences as) refugees and the current situation in the refugee crisis.
During this TedXinspired event three spokesmen talked about their experiences as refugees
The National Student Survey 2017 came out today, with some great news. Rector Magnificus Arthur Mol: "Again we are the best university by far, scoring on all different aspects of education."
The National Student Survey 2017 came out today with some great news

Rector Magnificus Arthur Mol about the results of the National Student Survey 2017

Rector Magnificus Arthur Mol from Wageningen University & Research congratulates teachers and students with the results of the National Student Survey 2017.

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