Nieuws - 6 september 2007

Royal headgear

Queen Beatrix and Aalt Dijkhuizen (right) are shown a book of tulip illustrations from the Wageningen UR Library during the opening of the new campus.

After releasing a shower of green paper, the queen was given a tour of the new Forum building. While international students were keen to get a glimpse of the monarch as she left, the Dutch students were less impressed: ‘All she did was press a red button.’