Entries by University of Aruba

Erasmus+ exchange experience

Ever since the announcement of the start of the Erasmus+ exchange program for the University of Aruba, students, faculty and staff, I was ready to jump onboard as it is an opportunity for professional growth, as well as a chance for benchmarking and comparing common academic practices.

Dad is a Champ! Raising the bar for raising children

On the 28th of May 2016, Fundacion pa nos muchanan (FPNM), held an event for fathers, children and the family called “Mi Tata ta Campeon!” (My Dad is a champ!). FPNM is a foundation for the wellness of all children in Aruba under the age of 12. Its main mission is to enforce the role […]

The success of the Unesco Media Pressure Cooker Marathon

From 19-21 January 2017 the first Pressure Cooker Marathon took place at the University of Aruba. 30 Aruban journalists, scholars and young talents participated in work sessions, live broadcasts and trainings guided by lecturers such as Jeroen Pauw and colleagues Dick Drayer and Favell Maduro from neighboring island Curaçao.