• CES

    Get Involved! Information Market


    Student Service Centre hosts information market on extracurricular activities

  • alie de boer

    “Do you believe Rens Kroes?”


    Mayonnaise with a blue check mark on the label. Light potato chips. Diet margarine that helps prevent heart attacks. Are these claims even true? And why do people trust Rens Kroes’s lifestyle advice, but don’t trust E-numbers? These are the types of questions that intrigue researcher Alie de Boer.

  • Elections Maastricht
  • Rubicon Grants

    Rubicon grants for four UM researchers


    UM researchers Valentina Carraro (FASoS), Bart Spronck (FHML), Els van der Ven (FHML) and Erik Vrij (MERLN) received a Rubicon grant from research financing institution NWO. This grant gives young, highly promising researchers the opportunity to gain international research experience.

  • Data science and medical research

    UM alumni work to streamline informed consent procedure


    Cut red tape in healthcare and facilitate research: this is what three UM graduates are hoping to achieve with their newly established company, Consense Data Exchange. They recently completed the two-month Brightlands Blockchain Incubation Programme, fleshing out their innovative concept involving transparent data practices. The idea won them first prize at the Hack4SmartServices Hackathon in Heerlen in May 2017.

  • Donovan Livingston visits Maastricht University


    Donovan Livingston, the Harvard graduate who reached a global audience of 13 million people with his innovative speech on education, was in Maastricht to speak about the transformative power of education in the Ambassador Lecture Series

  • Colege Tour with Tom Dumoulin

    UM hosts TV show College Tour with Tom Dumoulin


    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.

  • Sarah

    “There’s no right or wrong here”


    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”


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

  • Lucrezia Favi

    Thinking from a ‘world union’ perspective


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

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