Innovation in education… thanks to Covid

Organisation
The Covid crisis is forcing teachers to reassess how they teach and that is leading to new insights and accelerated innovation. Two examples.

New corona support for PhDs uncertain

Organisation
Does the EB have a budget available, or are chair groups to…

Extra time for PhD researchers helps, but not enough

In-depth
Organisation
WUR is compensating PhD students and postdocs for delays caused by the…

Universities in lockdown for three more weeks at least

Student
More campus teaching will probably be allowed from the end of March

WUR to set up pandemic platform

Science
To learn from the Covid crisis, WUR has set up the ERRAZE…

Covid compensation for 148 PhD students

Organisation
Last year, WUR offered financial support to 148 PhD students and 17…

Covid-proof action plan to tackle work pressure

Organisation
Wageningen teachers’ pleasure in their work has declined again.

High work pressure teachers persists

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Student
85 per cent of WUR teaching staff experiences higher work pressure since…

Sunlight in a pill against corona?

Science
Vitamin D can help treat or prevent corona infections.

A taste of salt for corona research

Science
Home test provides accurate information on loss of taste and smell.