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…

Indian festivals & celebrations away from home

By: Varsha · 10 November 2019
Category: Student life

Festivals are an integral part of Indian culture and luckily we celebrate them throughout the year. Every festival has a unique significance. Most Indians celebrate festivals with families and a big menu. To name a few: Makara Sankaranti marks the first day of the sun’s transit into the Makara (Capricorn)…

European Workshop: A challenging and one of a kind course at WUR you should take!

By: Dissa Natria · 6 November 2019
Category: Education, WUR Courses, WUR Courses

European Workshop Environmental Sciences and Management is a consultancy project course that allows students from four masters programmes to join. They are Environmental Sciences (MES), Urban Environmental Management (MUE), Tourism, Society and Environment (MTO), and Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management (MAM). The two months duration equals 12 credits. So, following…

‘Bright’ Brightspace!

By: Dissa Natria · 30 October 2019
Category: Education

When I started my master programme at Wageningen University, the first thing I was amazed by is the e-learning platform, Blackboard. During my bachelor, my university did not use an e-learning platform or learning management system (LMS). I remembered before the new semester started, we were too busy to ask…

Yaw Gyamfi: “I made history in my family for being the first person to ever pursue Master’s degree”

By: Ester · 16 October 2019
Category: Incoming students, Student life

About Yaw Gyamfi Ghanaian, proud scholar of the 2019 Anne van den Ban Fund, studying Master’s in Food Technology at Wageningen University and Research. He is currently in his first year of study . His master programmme specialization is Product Design. Yaw is passionate about novel food product development. His research…