Associate professor Henry van den Brand was chosen as Teacher of the Year 2018. De education prize was handed over this afternoon during the opening of the Month of Education.
According to the jury, Van den Brand deserves the award because of his enthuasisam and involvement. During his lectures he speaks about his own experiences as a farmer and students enjoy listening to his stories. He still uses an old-fashioned blackboard and crayon during the classes.
The Teacher of the Year award was handed over during the opening of the Month of Education of 100 years WUR. The UFW-KLV thesis award and the Excellent Education Prize were also awarded during the event in the Wisdom & Wonder Pavilion.