The Executive Board of Maastricht University is deeply shocked by the attacks in Brussels. Hard on the heels of the tragic events in Paris, the heart of the European community has now become the target of horrific terror. On behalf of the entire academic community, our thoughts are with the victims and their families and friends.
All activities at the UM Brussels campus are cancelled until further notice. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a negative travel advice for Brussels. For further information, see www.rijksoverheid.nl/onderwerpen/reisadviezen/inhoud/belgie .
The Executive Board,
Prof. Martin Paul
Prof. Luc Soete
Dr Nick Bos
Dr. Fred Spoor, an expert on human evolution affiliated with the Natural History Museum, London, has been appointed as the Eugène Dubois chair for the year 2024.
The Annual Fund Campaign For Each Other 23/24: Durable innovations for a better society is live! The University Fund Limburg kindly asks the UM community for a financial contribution to four unique projects, all characterised by a desire for equal opportunities and a healthy future.
Saturday’s Bachelor's Open Day drew a turnout of 2393 prospective students. Feedback was generally very positive, reflecting the event's success.