‘It is about your future’  

Ban Ki-moon, former United Nations secretary-general, has been awarded an honorary RUG doctorate for his work for sustainability. By Thereza Langeler / Photo’s by Corné Sparidaens / Translation by Sarah van Steenderen The world isn’t doing so great. This fact has been undeniable since the publication of the United Nations’ Climate Report last week. Either […] 

CCTV Rikkers Lubbershuis may not be legal  

Company StudentStay installed cameras monitoring common spaces after noise complaints from neighbours. But this may not be legal, privacy experts say. 

Mira fights the jitters for Ban Ki-moon  

For the second time, student orchestra MIRA gets to perform for a high-profile celebrity. Last May, it was king Willem Alexander. Now, it’s Ban Ki-Moon. 

UB gates closed for good  

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The access gates at the UB will be definitively closing in December From then on, only people with a RUG card can enter. 

Confusion about Immigration Service Desk  

Internationals say that the Immigration Service Desk (ISD) isn’t very helpful. Many of them can’t even find it when they do manage to get an appointment. 

Students move into dirty Suikerlaan  

Two hundred international students moved into their new containter homes at the Suikerlaan on Monday. But the studios aren’t in the best condition.  

Faculties can’t accommodate students  

The unexpected influx of students at the social sciences department and the science faculties has led to packed lecture halls and a conundrum for schedulers.