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  • jan van manen

    A life of learning

    29-11-2017

    Jan van Manen held many positions during his four decades in the police force. At the ripe age of 55, the Master in Forensics, Criminology and Law at Maastricht University (UM). His next goal: to obtain his PhD on the role of video reconstruction in criminal procedure.

  • Colege Tour with Tom Dumoulin

    UM hosts TV show College Tour with Tom Dumoulin

    29-11-2017

    On 28 November, Maastricht University hosted Dutch TV show College Tour. In our own UM SPORTS they recorded a programme with top cyclist Tom Dumoulin as their guest.

  • Legal Classroom

    More fun in the legal classroom

    22-11-2017

    The work lawyers do, the way they do it – indeed, the entire labour market – is changing radically. This calls for new, ‘soft’ skills, which in turn requires an education revolution. And to this end innovative technology can make an important contribution, according to Bram Akkermans, Catalina Goanta and Gwen Noteborn from Maastricht University’s Faculty of Law. They are integrating simulations, virtual worlds and holograms into their teaching. “Innovative education is in our DNA.”

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  • Sarah

    “There’s no right or wrong here”

    15-11-2017

    During the Week of the International Student we present a new story each day. This one features Sarah Weingartz from Germany.

  • CostasGeorgiades

    “I found a home away from home”

    14-11-2017

    During the Week of the International Student we present a new story each day. Today: Costas Georgiades from Cyprus.

  • ITEM Jaarconferentie 2017 © Vera van Vliet

    The importance of cross-border impact assessments reaffirmed

    13-11-2017

    Can certain rules affect the daily lives of border residents? By means of an impact assessment, the impact of certain guidelines can be measured. The ITEM Expertise Centre is committed to mapping the impact of legislation and policies for border regions. In this context, ITEM published its annual Cross-border Impact Assessment 2017 on Friday, November 10, 2017.

  • Lucrezia Favi

    Thinking from a ‘world union’ perspective

    13-11-2017

    During the Week of the International Student we present a new story each day, beginning with Lucrezia Favi from Italy.

  • Isabella Grabner1

    May the best (wo)man win

    08-11-2017

    Isabella Grabner believes that the way performance is measured makes a huge difference on the work floor. She has conducted groundbreaking research in this field.

  • Coachcafé 7 November

    Alumni coaches help (recent) graduates with the next step in their career

    08-11-2017

    With 30 participants, 11 nationalities and 10 highly motivated alumni coaches, a sold-out and lively Coachcafé was held on 7 November.

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