VU Stories

WILLEMSPARKWEG 200. HISTORY OF A VU STUDENT HOUSE

Siebold Hartkamp2 March 2017
In an attempt to prevent eviction, in 1965 the tenants of a stately home on the Willemsparkweg contacted the fledgling Student Housing Foundation at

‘IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT HEALING THE BODY, IT’S ALSO ABOUT HEALING THE MIND’

René Rector23 January 2017
Eveliene Manten-Horst planned on a career in a laboratory after her studies in Biomedical Science. But after she earned her PhD, she changed course.

‘MY INTEREST IN THE US WAS BORN IN THE VU BOOKSTORE’

Gemma Venhuizen7 December 2016
One of the few Dutch people who were not surprised by the results of the American election was the Operations Director at Jacobs Douwe Egberts.