Celebrating Pride month

By: Madhumeetha B · 4 June 2020
Category: Tips and advice

You can’t spell Solidarity and Pride without the I. In the same way, solidarity cannot be fulfilled with just an I. To commemorate the Pride month that is celebrated during the month of June every year, I decided to document my thoughts on celebrating this community.    Pride Parades are…

Internship & COVID-19 situations

By: Ester · 12 April 2020
Category: Exams, The University, Tips and advice

I’m Monika from India, right now in my second year Masters Food Technology. Since I’m in my internship phase, I moved out of Netherlands by end of February. At that point things were still normal around campus. I moved to Belgium for my internship where I started working from 4th…

Go get your internship!

By: isnaw001 · 15 January 2020
Category: The University, Tips and advice

While some universities do not oblige their students to do an internship, the opposite is true for Wageningen University.  In this university, an internship program is highly required by MSc students in order to complete their master study. This program intends to support personal development while at the same time…

Leaving Wageningen after Graduation: Interview with Adiska (WUR Alumni 2018)

By: Siti Widyastuti Noor · 18 December 2019
Category: Student life, Tips and advice

As international students, moving home after graduating from Wageningen University is not always easy. In this post, we will discuss leaving Wageningen after graduation and  ‘reverse culture shock’: an emotional feeling suffered by some people after several years living abroad. Have you started wondering how it feels when you start…

What Thesis Life is Actually Like!!

By: Shriya · 27 November 2019
Category: Education, Tips and advice

One year down!!! One year of courses and getting used to Wageningen. Phew!! That is done. Now what?? The second year starts and here’s where everything changes. This year has two parts – a thesis and an iinternship. Of course which you do first is your choice but the more…

Winter Prep Tips

By: Siti Widyastuti Noor · 13 November 2019
Category: Tips and advice

Some people maybe feels the hardship when moving to a new place. Especially when you are far away from home and live in a very different environment. I am from Indonesia, it is a tropical country. I can say that we only have hot, and hot and wet weather. Studying…