Opening event 100 years WUR

WUR students and staff will raise a glass at midnight on 8 March to ring in the anniversary year.

Organised by Wageningen University & Research

Thu 8 March 2018 20:00

Venue Wageningen Campus

The event will get underway with a performance by the Dutch National Student Orchestra (NSO) at Forum. Visitors can then enjoy a glass of mulled wine in the event tent (between Atlas and Orion), while listening to the WUR student and employee band BigBand Sound of Science. Around midnight, Rector Magnificus Arthur Mol will announce the official start of the anniversary year with a celebratory toast. The evening will culminate in a spectacular laser show that will incorporate the past, present, and future of WUR.

20.00 Welcome in Forum
20.30 NSO concert in Forum (registration required)
22.00 Sound of Science concert in Wisdom & Wonder Pavilion
22.00 Music and drinks outside the Wisdom & Wonder Pavillion
23.45 Speech outside theWisdom & Wonder Pavilion and laser show

Unfortunately the registration for the NSO concert is full. From 22:00 onwards the programme is open to everyone in the Wisdom & Wonder Pavilion between Atlas & Orion.