That one topic

That one topic

There’s this one topic I don’t like to talk about. Okay, there ...
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Herbs from Limburg, forgotten vegetables and medieval potsherds

Herbs from Limburg, forgotten vegetables and medieval potsherds

MAASTRICHT. A colourful oasis in an endless plain of mud. That is how one c...
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“Okay, take off your pants first”

“Okay, take off your pants first”

Yuri Meesen (27), from Brunssum, is a junior journalist at Observant. He wr...
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News

Psychology dean: BON foreman Verbrugge is a “Scary Man”

MAASTRICHT/THE NETHERLANDS. After years of columns and debates, the associa...

Local man turns himself into Amsterdam police after Pinkpop fatal crash

THE NETHERLANDS. The 34-year-old driver of a van which ploughed into a grou...

One dead, three injured after white van hits festival goers at Pinkpop

THE NETHERLANDS. One person has been killed and three seriously injured in ...

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TweetId: 1009773356873342977 Observant Maastricht observantUM observantUM ‘Onafhankelijkheid bladen universiteiten in geding’ https://t.co/zMKYwSebnV via @nrc 21-06-18 12:21
TweetId: 1009393731617853440 Observant Maastricht retweeted HOP hopersbureau hopersbureau Minister @ivanengelshoven moet de persvrijheid in het hoger onderwijs garanderen, vindt studentenorganisatie… https://t.co/EgkCRllcrj 20-06-18 11:13
TweetId: 1009393692636008448 Observant Maastricht retweeted HOP hopersbureau hopersbureau Universiteiten en hogescholen moeten zelfcensuur te lijf gaan en ruimte bieden aan wetenschappers van divers pluima… https://t.co/aWRRhnefnJ 20-06-18 11:13
TweetId: 1009338823594127360 Observant Maastricht retweeted Bas Haan bas_haan bas_haan WODC-directeur Frans Leeuw stapt op om affaire over manipulatie wetenschappelijke rapporten. Dit naar aanleiding va… https://t.co/eQTCtplxqN 20-06-18 07:35

Students blackmail, threaten and put pressure on lecturers

MAASTRICHT. The misconduct by students at the School of Business and Economics hit a wrong chord with two lecturers: partly because of this, one has left and the other is considering to leave the faculty. It also appeared recently that SBE stude...

Myth: physical proximity is crucial for a family
Dutch migration laws in the nineteen-eighties included a rule that family members should not be separated for longer than two years. After such a period, the family connection was broken and migrants lost the right to family reunification. “Thi...
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That one topic

That one topic

There’s this one topic I don’t like to talk about. Okay, there ...
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Myth: Shattering a myth is easy

Myth: Shattering a myth is easy

For the past two years, scientists have tried to shatter 71 myths in this c...
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