News - October 30, 2008


The annual PhD party of the seven Graduate Schools of Wageningen University was held on Friday 24 October at the Junushof Theater in Wageningen. The partygoers had a chance to vote for their favourite music beforehand on

Rector Magnificus Martin Kropff, who opened the party, announced his personal top 3 too. His favourite song was the same as the number 1 in the PhD top 10. With Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones and Proud Mary by Ike and Tina Turner in second and third place, he proved to be a real old time rocker. Over 200 PhD students attended the party and enjoyed the special acts, which included fire eaters – outside on the square – and a drum band that performed cracking Brazilian percussion.

The PhD top 10
1. Kid Rock - All summer long
2. Mano Negra - La vida
3. Mc Hammer - Can't touch this
4. Queens of the stone age - Little sister
5. Abrar - Nach Panjaban
6. Abrar - Nachan Main Oday Naal
7. Franz Ferdinand - The dark of the matinée
8. Garbage - Queer
9. Abrar - Badam Rangee
10. Fabulosos Cadillacs - Matador