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Culture

The art of collaboration

Thursday, 18 June 2015
The art of collaboration

Each March, Maastricht turns into a magnet for art lovers, collectors, curators and the rich and famous from all over the wor...

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Mind

Parents have an influence on drinking adolescents

Friday, 22 January 2016
Parents have an influence on drinking adolescents

Parents have far more influence on the drinking behaviour of their adolescents than they realise. Setting clear boundaries an...

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Globalisation

A meeting of minds

Wednesday, 21 October 2015
 A meeting of minds

“It’ll be alright.” These were the reassuring words with which Taru Spronken took over the supervision of Wouter van Ballegoo...

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Technology

Darwin vs industrial-capitalist thinking

Thursday, 15 October 2015
Darwin vs industrial-capitalist thinking

The industrial dogma “cheaper is better” is about to prove short-sighted, according to Maastricht University (UM) professor o...

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Society

How (wo)men can reach the top of the academic career ladder

Thursday, 15 October 2015
How (wo)men can reach the top of the academic career ladder

Maastricht University (UM) aims to be a place where talent can flourish. But with only 15.5 per cent of all professors being ...

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Money

Four foxes on the future of economics education

Tuesday, 10 November 2015
Four foxes on the future of economics education

Economic developments can naturally be viewed from one, mainstream perspective, but that’s not what the more critical student...

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Body

Beneficial effect of red wine and green tea

Monday, 25 January 2016
Beneficial effect of red wine and green tea

Nutritional supplements containing ingredients found in red wine and green tea have a beneficial effect on the metabolism. Pe...

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People

Tax lawyer or prizefighter?

Wednesday, 11 November 2015
Tax lawyer or prizefighter?

While your average student is enjoying a beer in the sun on this sultry summer evening, Xavier Köhlen is working up a sweat a...

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