7 June 2018

UM Medallion of Honour awarded to Wammes Bos

On the occasion of his retirement as editor of the university newspaper Observant, Wammes Bos was handed the Maastricht University Medallion of Honour by Prof. dr. Martin Paul, president of Maastricht University, on 7 June. He was awarded the distinction because of his exceptional contribution to shaping opinion and stimulating debate within UM. In his capacity as university newspaper editor, Bos was instrumental in strengthening the university’s reputation as a place where freedom of thought and (journalistic) independence prevails.