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How to survive Wageningen
The start of the new academic year brings a lot of new students to Wageningen from all corners of the globe. They face a new country, the Wageningen approach to studying, and Dutch...
Who? Anke Janssen, project leader at Fresh, Food and Chains What? Presented a study on the balance between meat and vegetable consumption Where? In media such as the Volkskrant new...
‘Thrilled to bits’ with F&A Next
Who? Jan Meiling, managing director of StartLife What? Co-organized F&A Next, an event for startups, companies and investors Why? Wants to put Wageningen on the map for agrofood in...
‘3700 participants already after one week’
Who? Hans Farjon, landscape and spatial planning researcher What? Launched the HappyHier app Where? Vroege Vogels radio programme and various regional broadcasters
Innovation pays off for Kotter fisheries
Who? Mike Turenhout, researcher at the LEI What? Presented positive figures on Kotter fisheries Where? Most daily newspapers, Omroep Flevoland (a regional broadcasting company) an...
‘In the dark forest at 7 am’
Last week Jan den Ouden, teacher forest ecology and forest management, led journalists through the biggest practice forest of the Netherlands. How did it go?
‘It feels like a fatwa’
Who? Tiny van Boekel, director of the Education Institute (OWI) What? Made the case for processed food in national newspaper Algemeen Dagblad and regional papers Followed by? A tsu...
Dissecting whale is ‘feat of strength’
Who? Mardik Leopold, researcher at Imares Wageningen UR What? Revealed the contents of five whale stomachs Where? In numerous newspapers, on Radio 1, the children’s news and TV pro...
‘Less Ritalin in green neighbourhood’
Who? Sjerp de Vries, environmental psychologist at Alterra Why? Studied the link between ADHD and the amount of vegetation in the neighbourhood What? The greener the neighbourhood,...
‘The climate conference is a big circus’
Who? Professor by special appointment of European Forests, Gert-Jan Nabuurs What? Took part in the UN climate conference in Paris Why? To draw attention to the issue of sustainable...