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Student and city
International students about Utrecht
Cycling through town. That must be the ultimate Utrecht experience for many international students. In our mini-series 'Internationals about Utrecht' five international students talked about 'their' Utrecht. Read more

Arrest of three Veritas students causes ruckus on social media
Three students, all members of student association Veritas, were arrested on Tuesday night in the Paardenveld park near the city centre’s canals. Read more

Record passenger numbers for NS Dutch Railways
Students traveling by rail in September should be prepared for crowded trains during peak hours. NS Dutch Railways expect to transport a record of 36.7 million passengers next month. Read more

Student and city
In the magazine StudentEnStad DUB investigates the relationship between Utrecht students and the city Utrecht
To celebrate
‘Platform Studying Without Limitations’ wins UU award for Exceptional Extracurricular Achievements
Platform Studying Without Limitations, which offers help and advice to students with a disability, won the UU student award for exceptional extracurricular achievements. Read more

Gravitation millions for eight UU researchers
It’s time to uncork the champagne for eight top scientists in Utrecht: on Friday, they received word that the grant requests for the research programmes they’re involved in, were accepted. Read more

Housing shortage for Utrecht students halved by 2026
Utrecht will succeed in somewhat fixing the overburdened housing market, researchers expect. The shortage of student housing will be halved by 2026, making Utrecht one of two university cities where the shortage will be reduced in the coming years. Read more

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Round and about Utrecht
City parks cleaner after clean-up action Veritas freshmen
Armed with grabber/reacher tools, around three hundred first-year students, all members of student association Veritas, spent their Saturday picking up litter in several parks in Utrecht. “It’s nice to be able to help out in the city.” Read more

Renovations university library overrun
If you’re planning to study in the university libraries in De Uithof or the city centre in the near future, take into account that you might experience some nuisance. The renovations that were being done in both locations this summer, have overrun. Read more

Discover much more at Next week, you'll find an interview with alderwoman Lot van Hooijdonk about her student life and Utrecht's future.
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