Sanne de Jong has been appointed as the new Student Career Counsellor and Alumni Office Manager at Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences. She will also be the facilitator between companies and students for internships.
Staff at Wittenborg
Almost 30 MBA students from Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences were left in awe when they visited the Robotics Experience Centre (REC) in Almelo, in the Netherlands, this week as part of a Project Week company visit.
After two and a half years, the Robotics Experience Centre Testing Ground Project (RECap), of which Wittenborg was a proud partner, is nearing its end. Wittenborg's Quality Manager, Harry Maatjes, looks back on all that has been achieved.
Wittenborg's Business Development Advisor, Ben Prins, recently wrote an opinion piece on preparing for robotisation in the trade journal Vakblad Voedingsindustrie. He focused specifically on issues facing the food industry. Here follows an on excerpt from his article.
The phenomenal growth of international students in the Netherlands and the role of universities of applied sciences in attracting them is highlighted by Wittenborg Amsterdam lecturer, Dr Dadi Chen, in an opinion piece he wrote for RNW Media’s Chinese website Helanonline. They cooperate with many Chinese news outlets, including Phenix Media in Hong Kong and KLM magazine.
Diverting from his usual academic writing style, Wittenborg's Head of the School of Business, Dr Rauf Abdul, has contributed to a newly published book of essays, detailing his journey from a schoolboy in Pakistan to a PhD in the Netherlands and what he learned on the way.
Dutch National Newspaper (NRC) and on-line news service www.nrc.nl carried an article on 26th October profiling Wittenborg University’s husband and wife management team [Executive Board], Peter Birdsall and Maggie Feng. "I Stayed Behind with a Baby in a Caravan" the title reads.
Prof. Dr. Ronald Tuninga, Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences' Vice-President of Academic Affairs, will chair AMBA accreditation visits to several UK business schools in the coming weeks
Quality control and helping Wittenborg with its various accreditation processes will be a priority for the new Vice-President: Academics, Prof Dr Ron Tuninga, when he joins Wittenborg in the new academic year.
After writing a paper on knowledge creation in organisations, Wittenborg Amsterdam lecturer, Dr Yasmina Khadir-Poggi, was invited to participate in a workshop during the 2018 IFKAD conference held at TU Delft.