Festival Report: Smart Solutions Festival 2019
On Tuesday 15 January it was time for: the third edition of the Saxion Smart Solutions Festival. Did you attend? Then you know how cool it was! Couldn't come? Don’t panic: you can read all about it in this festival report. Not much of a reader? Then check out the aftermovie!
Davey Groothedde: from student to businessman
Davey has been repairing iPhones since he was seventeen. What started as a hobby, quickly grew into a serious business. Since 2013, Davey has been making repairs under the business name FixjeiPhone; where he puts in between 40-50 hours per week . Meanwhile, he has started the final year of his degree programme: Entrepreneurship and Retail Management, and we are very curious about this business man's success story.
National Student Survey 2019
How do you rate your course programme? 🤔 ✏️ The National Student Survey is the chance you have to suggest improvements and point out what is (not) working!
Astronaut André Kuipers kicks off International Project Week at Saxion
On Monday 4 February 2019 the International Project Week at Saxion starts. Nearly 1,100 students of several technical and economic studies will work together in interdisciplinary teams with international and high school students, solving dozens of cases from local businesses over a time span of a week.
Blockchain is going to make our lives safer and simpler
"Blockchain is actually all around us already. We use the technology in our daily lives, without realising it,” explains Jan Veuger. On 1 February he will start as professor in Blockchain at the new Saxion research group, which, together with three schools, will develop research and teaching in this new technology. The multidisciplinary combination of three schools and a research group is a novel development at Saxion.
FUTUREPRENEURS: Sign up now!
Futurepreneurs is a program running at the same time as the Saxion Ondernemers Award.
Netherlands ranked #2 country in Europe to study abroad
The Netherlands has been named the #2 study abroad country in Europe and #7 in the world, according to new rankings released by higher education search portal, Educations.com.
Matchmaking in the city of Romeo and Julliet
In Verona (Italy) the city of Romeo and Julliet, Saxion did some matchmaking of her own just before Christmas.
Saxion launches new website
It has been a few months since the ‘new saxion.nl’ was launched. After its tremendous success, an international version could not stay out for long. That is why a new international Saxion-website was launched today: saxion.edu.
Introduction Committee (HOI) is looking for new members
Have you always wanted to be a part of the Introduction Committee (HOI)? NOW IS YOUR CHANCE!