Wittenborg Student Sets up Apeldoorn's First UNICEF Student Team

Wittenborg Student Sets up Apeldoorn's First UNICEF Student Team

And Why you Should Join as a Student Volunteer

https://www.wittenborg.eu/wittenborg-student-sets-apeldoorns-first-unicef-student-team.htm

Iranian student Niloufar Abouheidari has barely been in the Netherlands for 6 months, yet she has already set up a student team for UNICEF  in Apeldoorn. UNICEF is the United Nations Children's Fund responsible for providing humanitarian and developmental aid to children worldwide.

Bestselling Book on Entrepreneurship Includes Review from Wittenborg Senior Lecturer

Bestselling Book on Entrepreneurship Includes Review from Wittenborg Senior Lecturer

"Expertise" Guidebook for Entrepreneurship Students

https://www.wittenborg.eu/bestselling-book-entrepreneurship-includes-review-wittenborg-senior-lecturer.htm

A book review from Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences senior lecturer Bert Meeuwsen is included in the 4th edition of the bestselling textbook by Paul Burns, Corporate Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Burns is considered an expert on the subject of entrepreneurship.

Meeuwsen is one of only a handful of academics from around the world to be approached by the British publishing house Macmillan to review the 2020 edition of the book, and the only Dutch national.

All Hands on Deck as Wittenborg Ensures Continued Education for its 1,000+ Students

All Hands on Deck as Wittenborg Ensures Continued Education for its 1,000+ Students

Business as usual, online working and learning and social distancing

https://www.wittenborg.eu/all-hands-deck-wittenborg-ensures-continued-education-its-1000-students.htm

Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences will continue offering its programmes online until  at least 17 May, which is the end of block 6, and is already making preparations to deliver the last block of the academic year online (block 7). The university has taken extensive, pro-active measures to make sure the education schedule is not disrupted, and that both students and staff are fully informed and equipped to continue as normally as possible in an abnormal global situation created by the coronavirus COVID-19.

Dutch embassies worldwide suspend the collection of student visa's until at least 6 April

Dutch embassies worldwide suspend the collection of student visa's until at least 6 April

Netherlands Puts Temporary Halt on Collection of New Student Visas from Embassies in Fight Against Corona - Embassies Closed until at least 6 April

https://www.wittenborg.eu/dutch-embassies-worldwide-suspend-collection-student-visas-until-least-6-april.htm

The Dutch government has suspended the collection of all long-stay visas (MVVs), needed by international students who wish to study in the Netherlands, until at least 6 April. It has also put a hold on short-stay visas, "forced by COVID-19" to temporarily close all its consular desks of embassies and consular generals, as explained on the IND website.

Chinese Student Survives Isolation in Deventer Thanks to Kindness of Others

Chinese Student Survives Isolation in Deventer Thanks to Kindness of Others

Wittenborg Well-Prepared to Ensure No Lessons Missed

https://www.wittenborg.eu/chinese-student-survives-isolation-deventer-thanks-kindness-others.htm

When Chinese student Lee Cui came back to the Netherlands in January after a visit to his hometown, Wuhan, he didn't think twice about quarantining himself for two weeks in his room in Deventer.

Going High Tec for a High-Impact Week in Munich

Going High Tec for a High-Impact Week in Munich

Bachelor's Students Given Behind-the-Scenes Look at Fintech to Understand Impact of Technology on Value Chain of Financial Companies

https://www.wittenborg.eu/going-high-tec-high-impact-week-munich.htm

The theme of the March 2020 Project Week at New European College (NEC) - Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences' partner institute in Munich, Germany - was "High Tech". Bachelor's students spent a week looking into how technology impacts the value chain of companies in the financial sector. To bring this theme to life, NEC welcomed a series of guest speakers who could present in-depth on the various aspects of financial technology.

Corona COVID-19 Virus Update 14/03/2020

Corona COVID-19 Virus Update 14/03/2020

https://www.wittenborg.eu/corona-covid-19-virus-update-13032020.htm

This is an important message to all students and staff at Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences regarding the delivery of education in the coming period, as a result of the COVID-19 virus situation in the Netherlands.

The Coronavirus (or COVID-19) outbreak crisis around the world is continuing. The WHO has named the outbreak a pandemic (global epidemic).

Students and Staff are kindly requested to please read this document fully and carefully before raising questions. Please take your time – it’s a lot of information. There is a specific section below for Bachelor and for Master students.

Thanks for your continuing support in this difficult time,

Peter Birdsall
President of Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences

Corona COVID-19 Virus Update 12/03/2020

Corona COVID-19 Virus Update 12/03/2020

Corona COVID-19 Virus Update 12/03/2020

https://www.wittenborg.eu/corona-covid-19-virus-update-12032020.htm

The Coronavirus (or COVID-19) outbreak crisis around the world is continuing. The WHO has named the outbreak apandemic (global epidemic).
The welfare of our staff and students is WUAS’ highest priority. We are continuously monitoring the situation, on a day to day and sometimes hour to hour basis and liaising closely with the public health organizations  GGD (regional health authority) and National Institute for Public Health (RVIM) acting in line with their latest advice at all times. Now the Dutch Government has also come with advice.

Wittenborg Partner in Munich, NEC, Hosts Meet & Greet at Alumni Wine Bar

Wittenborg Partner in Munich, NEC, Hosts Meet & Greet at Alumni Wine Bar

Mixing Business (Education) and Pleasure at New European College

https://www.wittenborg.eu/wittenborg-partner-munich-nec-hosts-meet-greet-alumni-wine-bar.htm

A genuine and holistic business education where the student can fully exercise his or her entrepreneurial thinking must be underpinned with… fun. This is the belief at Wittenborg's partner institute in Munich, New European College (NEC), where a Meet & Greet between students and staff was recently organised. In the spirit of the values the college holds dear, the event was held at GoodWine Bar – a cosy wine bar in downtown Munich that was founded in 2019 by NEC Alumni Ekaterina Kuzmenko and Vladislav Anisimov.