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Culture

The ins and outs of hacking

Friday, 21 October 2016
The ins and outs of hacking

What do you think of when you imagine a hacker? A solitary, nerdy guy in his mid-30s breaking into a computer system? Or the ...

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Mind

Scientist of lying

Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Scientist of lying

Fraud, scamming, false witnesses. Sophie van der Zee, who does cutting-edge research on dishonest behaviour and automatic lie...

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Globalisation

Welcoming newcomers at Maastricht University

Tuesday, 04 October 2016
Welcoming newcomers at Maastricht University

Vice Rector for Education Harm Hospers is clear: “As an academic institution, it is our social responsibility to help out wit...

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Technology

A scientific crush

Tuesday, 24 May 2016
A scientific crush

From the very first contact, the feeling was mutual: this is the kind of person I want to work with. After a six-month intern...

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Society

Employability prioritised at Maastricht University

Tuesday, 11 October 2016
Employability prioritised at Maastricht University

Career prospects are playing an increasingly important role for students in choosing a degree. Maastricht University has ther...

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Money

The future of the Dutch pension system remains uncertain

Monday, 22 February 2016
The future of the Dutch pension system remains uncertain

The Dutch pension system, which is based on guaranteed benefits, will definitely be restructured; the only question is when. ...

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Body

“Pneumonia is still the biggest killer in Africa”

Friday, 11 November 2016
“Pneumonia is still the biggest killer in Africa”

Twelve November it is World Pneumonia Day. Camielle Noordam did PhD research on pneumonia in children in sub-Saharan Africa. ...

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People

"I have an emotional connection with many clips"

Wednesday, 09 November 2016

Collecting music had long been a hobby of Peter Bollen’s, but it turned into a true labour of love when he starting hunting d...

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