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#UTwente is searching a new, inspiring, world-class Rector Magnificus. This ad will appear in newspapers tomorrow. https://t.co/ai7R7VIhWv
2/14
2020
'Potential unicorn' CodeSandbox , another #UTwente spinoff, is elected Startup of the Year (story in Dutch). https://t.co/9GnfA5YSe4
2/6
2019
@UTwente has done it again. Selected for the 4th consecutive time as Most Entrepreneurial University and, important… https://t.co/LoWCNC4tX2
12/11
2019
Apparently @UTwente has behaved exceptionally well this year. Global ambitions, local traditions. https://t.co/HqRfZbNiyz
12/3
2019
Entrepreneurship is our middle name 🙂 https://t.co/jzvwDv3K6v
12/2
2019
We all had a lot of fun 🙂 https://t.co/rFDcV2WM44
12/1
2019
Students have, once again, voted ⁦@UTwente⁩ Best University of Technology. https://t.co/kPPIB8v90Z
11/27
2019
I believe our @utwenteEN staff has done an excellent job.... Full house today 😃 Welcome to the best university of t… https://t.co/AncrXQQIpe
11/15
2019
The challenge-based ECIU University is born! Today saw the launch of ECIU University, the first #EuropeanUniversityhttps://t.co/uVwXeiT4NG
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11/9
2019
Looking forward to chairing our first official @ECIUniversities Board Meeting under the #EuropeanUniversities Initi… https://t.co/uXaduLKMzsAgreed! The Netherlands would benefit enormously if it would invest cleverly, and long term, in powerful technologi… https://t.co/xnrCHVHbNT
11/7
2019
Leading, Paul! I believe the Netherlands can ride the global economic wave if it unequivocally chooses a distinct t… https://t.co/aboS3mbpH7
10/22
2019
We are very proud of you all! https://t.co/E5DS38XpVa
10/18
2019
Very much so - they are true champions. I had tears in my eyes watching the devastation of #SolarTeamTwente after t… https://t.co/KOFHrXk3S1We are relieved that all team members appear unscathed. This must be such a disappointment for the team that worked… https://t.co/hmaoYlniKr
10/16
2019
The first results of World Solar Challenge in Australia. Am I suffering from sunstruck or do I see 3 (!) Dutch stud… https://t.co/iuG19aXZ2w
10/13
2019
...And this Sunday the solar race will start - finally. We all keep our fingers crossed. Go, Twente, go!! https://t.co/958tUgppaI
10/11
2019
I was delighted to welcome Minister for Higher Education @mitchelloconnor to @DublinCityUni today to meet with the… https://t.co/hoBWDGZjXA
Retweeted by Victor van der ChijsOur Presidents and Rectors discuss the future of #education and the future for the #ECIUUniversity in Dublin today.… https://t.co/o4eV9DghsJ
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9/27
2019
Interesting article in the NY Times. It underscores why #UTwenteEn has embraced an educational model that combines… https://t.co/u3TDdRN9cL
9/22
2019
News: Reporting from the Opening Academic Year: the Butterfly Effect https://t.co/aTHAPhjWXr https://t.co/B2bAP2hoUe
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9/2
2019
This huge grant exemplifies #UTwente’s unique profile as the ultimate people-first university of technology. https://t.co/2IYv9IAR5F
8/30
2019
Nice story (on windmills so obviously in Dutch) about #UTwente and #Saxion spinoff #EAZ. Its modest design (small,… https://t.co/RvggpzzcUR
8/21
2019
Our joint bachelor Mechanical Engineering: a product of innovative & purposeful collaboration of @VUamsterdam and… https://t.co/gUoCBH88qM
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7/15
2019
#ECIU and #UTwente are proud to be selected as one of the pilot projects/networks under the #EuropeanUniversities c… https://t.co/lTb7dqRKBt#UTwente is looking forward to restarting our research collaboration with #LithiumWerks in Twente. https://t.co/iZxsilqfCH
6/26
2019
The phenomenon of a small intervention that may lead to major events is called the Butterfly Effect. The festive Op… https://t.co/RRymmrWWjM
6/25
2019
President @vvanderchijs introducing Entrepreneurship 2.0 at the #EntrepreneurialDay of the #UniversityofTwente by “… https://t.co/eorIWVP10r
Retweeted by Victor van der ChijsVz CvB ⁦⁦@vvanderchijs⁩ benoemt de plannen voor ⁦@kennispark⁩ als voorbeeld van de ambitie die ⁦@UTwente⁩ heeft om… https://t.co/nkAeAHMu2z
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6/20
2019
Nice story (in Dutch) on #UTwente’s brand new TechMed Centre. This world class facility will become a showcase for… https://t.co/RNmJKlFaiJ
6/8
2019
Yes we are hiring! https://t.co/WF9aL23Tgb
5/29
2019
If you still have people around you doubting whether they should vote in favour of or against the #EU this week, pl… https://t.co/1G1REK0sZA
5/22
2019
Famed Silicon Valley venture capital Kleiner Perkins invests in UT spinoff #codesandbox, a highly successful coding… https://t.co/DWq3b7TR9P
5/8
2019
Tja, als Carel Stolker (rector Leiden) dit zegt, wie ben ik dan om dit tegen te spreken. Het is een raar lijstje. https://t.co/go3zFDlTpV
5/5
2019
This is how we tackle the future ⁦⁦in Twente! Impression of #CreateTomorrow, Europe’s largest student think tank. 1… https://t.co/3rl1Rrl0jd
5/1
2019
Sabine will further develop #UTwente’s hugely successful (and therefore widely imitated) DesignLab into an even bet… https://t.co/6YtQLNqDD2The Next Web chooses #UTwente startup IMPULSE as most promising web startup in the field of sustainability. IMPULSE… https://t.co/mV0UdHYhNt
4/12
2019
A full room! Coming up with concrete ideas how #sustainability should play a role in the new @utwente strategy for… https://t.co/WWHZgZnsPw
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3/12
2019
Over 50 networks submitted bids for the recent EU university collaboration pilot. #ECIU put up a strong proposal fo… https://t.co/w9LbmchoB9
3/8
2019
This infographic in tomorrow’s Volkskrant (already online) shows #Twente’s impressive position in hightech. The num… https://t.co/Wwq1Hzyh6o
2/1
2019
Nieuwjaarsbijeenkomst Twenteraad in #almelo Tevens interactief programma over Regio Deal en Agenda v Twente. Kansen… https://t.co/TKtl8AjRdk
Retweeted by Victor van der Chijs @vvanderchijs houdt gloedvol betoog bij Twenteraad over techniek als motor. Immers, techniek zit in DNA van Twente… https://t.co/IrvQuSwLdd
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1/31
2019
New Years breakfast and welcome speech of @vvanderchijs at the #utwente! #shaping2030 #changeleaders #ITCfamily https://t.co/IODsUO4xEY
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1/7
2018
#UTwente will coordinate DIH-HERO, a new European Network of digital innovation hubs, that will accelerate innovati… https://t.co/P9zJqI2VJL
12/12
2018
“The answer to climate change will come, if it comes at all, from science, technology and engineering. It should be… https://t.co/wqrtpGBGBN
12/8
2018
Truly an exciting opportunity: #UTwente is looking for a charismatic & creative director to bring its famous Design… https://t.co/nwHY7cEKgo
11/28
2018
This chart shows the advancements of #UTwente in the #Keuzegids Universiteiten (University Study Guide) rankings ov… https://t.co/pOwBlGzKo6
11/20
2018
The most entrepreneurial university is looking for a strong, visionary and flexible Director Strategic Business Dev… https://t.co/KZfmhyJtMr
10/12
2018
Na enerverende week terug op vertrouwde grond. In 1980 begon ik hier met bestuurskunde, alweer bijna 40 jaar gelede… https://t.co/GMuvLJlFI0
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10/5
2018
Surprise visit @vvanderchijs @utwente Anka Mulder @Saxion and Mayor @OnnovVeldhuizen @Gem_Enschede to congratulate… https://t.co/DjP1TZTGoP
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9/26
2018
Even soaking rain couldn’t stop these top students. Congratulations! https://t.co/7xej40r1xq
9/23
2018
Another unicorn spin-off by #UTwente! Software development company #Gitlab, co-founded by UT alumnus Sytse Sijbrand… https://t.co/kN4bLhFaiz
9/20
2018
@KeesKoolen & @vvanderchijs announce major initiative in battery innovation needed for clean energy transition - Li… https://t.co/QZFXBt0Hyo
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9/3
2018
In case you can still empty your agenda this Monday afternoon, you should and come to #UTwente’s Opening of the Aca… https://t.co/wOfCiADkAm
9/2
2018
#Navitas has signed a partnership agreement with #UTwente, first in continental Europe. Navitas will offer on-campu… https://t.co/40IsWdPHvx
7/23
2018
Our University Innovation Fellows (#Utwente / Stanford) have examined why so many talented students leave Twente af… https://t.co/j6XiMg3RAJ
7/19
2018
Vanzelfsprekend Duurzaam - het gezamenlijk advies van de topsectoren Creatieve Industrie en Energie en team ICT, is… https://t.co/3OxxeaJ8fu
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7/12
2018
Sneak preview! This outstanding artist will play at the Opening of the Academic Year of #UTwente on September 3rd:… https://t.co/BO1ud7mwGX
7/10
2018
Getting the @runinproject summer school started with a lecture by @ECIUniversities and @UTwente president… https://t.co/NFRWLSA3Bf
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6/25
2018
De belofte van Fotonica wordt in #Twente waargemaakt, door de inzet van Fraunhofer en @LioniX_Int. Powered by… https://t.co/iItLW33MrV
Retweeted by Victor van der ChijsPresident @vvanderchijs announced our new ‘Centre for Entrepreneurship’ at our #UniversityofTwente and also a new M… https://t.co/eSplvM4Ip5
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6/21
2018
Two college students from Almelo draw a lot of media attention (and earn some decent pocket money) with their start… https://t.co/oghDzG8aSO
6/12
2018
Research shows that the #UTwente campus and the adjacent Science Park Twente create twice as many jobs as any other… https://t.co/O9uwf6eeFz
6/8
2018
Nice story in this week’s #Else4weekblad about internationalisation @UTwenteEn. https://t.co/zJXQ5O19rk
6/7
2018
All in the Family: #Demcon, a fast growing mechatronics spin-off of University of Twente, acquires a majority share… https://t.co/dshCOLWfxG
4/1
2018
Hey @univgroningen! Hunting for the country’s finest students? You came to the right place… 😉 #utwente https://t.co/0uJ6PU4IL0
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3/9
2018
The Guardian writes about Dutch ‘smart cities’. On Enschede it states that the city is saving €36m in infrastructur… https://t.co/GVIag9cBnpAfter being chosen by bachelor students as Best University of Technology in the Netherlands, University of Twente n… https://t.co/LIj2RYssFB
3/8
2018
The Netherlands’ response to Alexa?It is called #Homey, is from Enschede and a #UTwente spin-off. https://t.co/OaXgb55yyY
3/7
2018
A report by ClassOf2020 estimates that due to ongoing internationalization of #UTwente, >6800 additional student ro… https://t.co/EEmV8mpdQJ.@UTwente en @VUamsterdam werken samen aan technische opleiding in Amsterdam. @InekeDezentje: "Hiermee spelen zij s… https://t.co/CXKCtQzFI8
Retweeted by Victor van der Chijs#UTwente, Vrije Universiteit will launch an innovative joint engineering and technology programme in Amsterdam star… https://t.co/IGMUmHmDcQ
3/6
2018
Intriguing coverage on Dutch tv about #UTwenteEN research on how technology (implants) could enhance human capabili… https://t.co/DM0SgcJBPX
1/24
2018
The Red Cross and #UTwente have established a research chair on the occasion of 75th birthday of Princess Margriet… https://t.co/q590XWRuy9
1/20
2017
Waarom de UT deelneemt aan de NAHSS? Luister naar Kimberley Morris & Victor van der Chijs, collegevoorzitter. Meer… https://t.co/0Sqog0Gphy
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12/20
2017
Nice story (in Dutch) about oncologist Bob Pinedo who develops early cancer detection methods together with… https://t.co/5U6xZllOtV
12/17
2017
News: ECIU and UT partners in an EU project on community engagement by universities https://t.co/UI1VNYOQRs #utwente https://t.co/PzAWB4zYkG
Retweeted by Victor van der ChijsPresident of the #dutch university with the highest #impact; its in our genes to serve society! @vvanderchijshttps://t.co/fdVYAiZqdK
Retweeted by Victor van der ChijsVictor van der Chijs @vvanderchijs en @UTwente ontvangt @ScienceWorks_NL Impactprijs tijdens #MIAG2017 https://t.co/rRzNfl4Cdh
Retweeted by Victor van der ChijsNext to being chosen as Most Entrepreneurial University, #UTwenteEn has also won once again the overall title Unive… https://t.co/U9uhwYxdm6University of Twente is proud. #UTwenteEN is once again (2013, 2015, 2017...) selected as the Most Entrepreneurial… https://t.co/L2lheoGXXT
12/7
2017
Oh I’d love to be him! For just one day that is. Where can I apply? #UTwente https://t.co/ExeMSJvwuW#VSNU President #PDuisenberg has seen the future and it looks bright - during a visit to #UTwente’s huge Nanolab.… https://t.co/fqpKvFDbtl
11/21
2017
Students have voted #UTwenteEN as best university of technology 2018 and 3rd best university of the Netherlands. https://t.co/z1rdgNTOLE
11/15
2017
#mCube acquires #UTwente spin-off #Xsens, leading in 3D motion tracking, to conquer Internet of Moving Things market https://t.co/avZIoCB5qe
11/14
2017
Congratulations to Simon Stevin Gezel 2017: Floris van den Brink @UTwente! #microreactor #massspectrometryhttps://t.co/b2o2Cbzfsm
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11/10
2017
Our BIOS postdoc Floris van den Brink receives Kolthoff PhD Thesis prize from Cees de Gooijer #KNCVhttps://t.co/yyNpNrqZEO
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11/4
2017
Discover how nanotechnology can be used for many new opportunities in healthcare with top @utwenteEN researchers https://t.co/RFjYDxhooY
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10/29
2017
#UTwente photonics spin-off #Lionix works on a next generation chips plant with 1000s of high tech jobs in Twente. https://t.co/7OJncQUUJh
10/18
2017
Thank you for organizing this, Susan! https://t.co/9LAqXbJfQQ
10/16
2017
Solemn promise by #SolarTeamTwente from Adelaide after a few beers: Next time we'll take a shortcut and win.… https://t.co/1EukGnKMMAMeeting the members of #SolarTeamTwente and supporters in Adelaide. Despite their weeklong stay in the desert, they… https://t.co/w0OBJ440jVTeam moment with @vvanderchijs in Adelaide. So nice of you to visit us! #bwsc17 #takeonthedutch #utwente @WorldSolarChlg
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10/14
2017
Congratulations #SolarTeamTwente! Enjoy the dive. You did very well. And without time penalty you would have come i… https://t.co/v2H8hev95M
10/12
2017
#UTwente reached the Adelaide finish first 😊#SolarTeamTwente is due to time penalty now 5th; doubtful if they'll be… https://t.co/wD7GivlOs8In the meantime we have arrived in Adelaide to check out the fountain (and have meetings with UniSA). https://t.co/fDv6sdZzox
10/11
2017
The Dutch are doiing well! Dag1: @NuonSolarTeam aan kop @solarteamtwente opgeklommen van 20 naar 3. @SolarEHV in Cr… https://t.co/xO8vNvu9QC
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10/8
2017
Hear hear, another #UTwente spinoff going global. #Axign technology corrects audio deficiencies, creating supersound https://t.co/t1V7VkBP1W
10/6
2017
That's what I call the true #4TU spirit! https://t.co/uwKLZGTXdn
10/5
2017
Countdown to #BWSC17 has started: Only 4 more days. Almost on our way to Adelaide - to cheer #SolarTeamTwente as ne… https://t.co/R3rJhNAdwr
10/4
2017

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