“Life is like rowing against the wind. Who doesn’t learn, will go adrift”
Saurus first-year women’s eight: train, train, train and then everything comes to a halt because of COVID-19

“Life is like rowing against the wind. Who doesn’t learn, will go adrift”

They have one goal, one boat, one team. For months, they were up before daw...
Liveblog: UM and the corona crisis

Liveblog: UM and the corona crisis

FR 3 JULY -Exchange programs continue UM has decided to continue the ...
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Board SBE: “Please believe us, we don’t want to punish anyone”

Board SBE: “Please believe us, we don’t want to punish anyone”

MAASTRICHT. "Do we actually have a chance of changing any of your...
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“I bought a one-way ticket to Sydney and took off”

“I bought a one-way ticket to Sydney and took off”

International Business alumnus Arjan Tiessen This interview with wine im...
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News

Board SBE: “Please believe us, we don’t want to punish anyone”

MAASTRICHT. "Do we actually have a chance of changing any of your...

“UM should not say that Zwarte Piet is racist”

MAASTRICHT.  University Council member Sjaak Koenis feels that the uni...

Texting using during exams: new ways of cheating during the crisis

MAASTRICHT/THE NETHERLANDS. The number of suspected cases of academic misco...

Twitter

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Summer break

Due to the summer break, the editorial office of Observant is closed. We will be back on Monday 17 August. We wish everybody a lovely summer!

PhD candidates must take an oath
MAASTRICHT. PhD candidates must take a public oath, promising that they will adhere to the rules of scientific integrity at all times. The valorisation paragraph has also been adapted and is now called ‘impact paragraph’. This is inc...
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columns&opinion

The Ultimate Freiburger Recipe

The Ultimate Freiburger Recipe

Now that UM students are starting to toss their backpacks into the corners ...
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background&series

From textbook to paper reviewing

From textbook to paper reviewing

Covid-19 changed a lot for everybody, but for the second-year students of t...
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