Students going the extra mile
Studying in Maastricht is more than learning, working and engaging in an active social life. Many students truly want to make a contribution or a change. And they don’t want to wait until after graduation to do so. Why would they? With the series 'Students going the extra mile' we proudly present these students’ stories. Students that take that extra step to make the most of themselves and their student years. Get inspired.
Featured: UM students join Asia-Europe summer school
“It was amazing to see how they manage such a multi-ethnic and multi-religious society; it really gave me some new perspectives on multiculturalism.” Shelly Tsui was one of the 30 students from 10 Asian and European universities to participate in an Asia-Europe summer school full of learning, research and cultural exchange under the theme of “Cultural Pluralism in Asia and Europe”.
Why there’s a mini-Victoria living in TanzaniaThursday, April 26, 2018
During her medical internship in Shirati, Tanzania, Victoria von Salmuth found out that a lot of patients, suffered from malnutrition. That's when she started the Shirati Food Programme
Cooking for the homelessWednesday, April 11, 2018
UM-studenten Carlotta, Emma, Julia en Alice cook for the addicted residents of the Domus houses managed by the Salvation Army.
Kofi Annan, water polo, and the depths of human crueltyTuesday, April 3, 2018
UM student Costas Georgiades on his efforts to help those who need it most - and on his experiences on Lesbos