In 2013 it's been 95 years since the "Landbouw Hogeschool" officially became an academic institution. All kinds of events were organised throughout the year to celebrate this 95th anniversary.
Reunion in Wageningen
On Friday 14th June 2013 there was a reunion in Wageningen for all our alumni. On the same day, the organising committee for the Wageningen 750 celebrations organised a “Wageningen Reunion” in the town centre for everyone who lives or used to live in Wageningen.
Debate in the Netherlands about “Food security”
Every year there are eight regional alumni meetings in the north and east of the country, in the region of Utrecht and in the The Hague region. Public debates play an important role during at these alumni gatherings. In 2013, the theme of these meetings was 'Food security'.
Debate worldwide about “Food security”
In 2013, a series of debates about 'Food security' took place in several countries where Wageningen UR has strong ties and where many of our alumni live and work.