About DUB

DUB is the independent news and opinions site with current news and background articles centered around the university community in Utrecht. It’s a platform for information, insights, and debate. DUB is an essential source for students and employees who are involved with the UU.

The editorial board appreciates readers contributions. If you wish to contribute an opinion, or if you wish to tip us off about news, please contact us through dubredactie@uu.nl or call us at 030 – 253 3335.

Are you a good writer and do you want to be a journalist? DUB regularly employs student employees, and offers students internships with the editorial board. Sign up here.

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DUB’s editorial board consists of

          Ries Agterberg , phone no. 030 253 1640  (editor-in-chief / mail)

·         Xander Bronkhorst , phone no. 030 253 2654/ mail)

·         Sanne La Grouw , phone no. 030 253 1972/ mail)

·         Gwenda Knobel , phone no. 030 253 1184/ mail)

·         Helga Wellink , phone no. 030 253 4671/ mail)

·         Sarah van den Brink , phone no. 030 253 3335/ mail)

Webmaster: Chris Konings (C.Konings@uu.nl) and the H&S web team.

Translations on the English website by Indra Spronk.

Freelance writers: Kitty Beem, Nina Bogosavac, Emiel van Dongen,  Christine van Dijk, Maja van Eijndthoven, Tessa Groen, Erik Hardeman, Tim de Hullu, Henk Klomp, Matthijs Meulblok, Lieke Steijvers, Jelle Talsma, Roos van Tongeren, Eva Verbeek, Annelies Waterlander, Marc van der Woude,

Regular contributors: Baaierd, Niels Bongers (cartoons), Johanna Bozuwa, , Ype Driessen(3Hoog), Freek van Gent, Tim Homan, Mariëtte van der Hoven, Sterre Leufkens, Elsemiek Piepers, Lucas Roorda, Ruud Schotting, Lotte Schuengel, Jan Sinnige, Melle Smets, Bert van der Zwaan, Arthur Zwartsenberg (campus columnist).

Editorial council: Adriaan Dorresteijn (chairman), Joost van der Biezen (student member), Piet Bakker (external member), Bas Mesters (external member, Anja Smit (OBP[A1] ), Pieter Hooimeijer (WP),  Rick Vangangelt (student member), Anne Marie Partridge (secretary).

DUB is affiliated with the Hoger Onderwijs Persbureau (Higher Education Press Bureau, or HOP). The HOP writes exclusively about higher education. Phone no.: 020 – 3880040 / mail.

DUB is a journalism medium. Reproduction of information is allowed if credits are provided; for digital reproductions, a link to our site is mandatory. Copying articles is only allowed after gaining permission from the editorial board.

The Hoger Onderwijs Persbureau (HOP) retains copyright of all HOP articles published by DUB.

DUB takes copyrights seriously and always tries to properly credit published photos. If you find a photo published on our website with incorrect or incomplete credits, please let the editorial board know.

Content-wise, DUB is independent. An editorial council supervises DUB’s journalistic integrity and methods.

DUB is a part of the organization of Utrecht University and is housed with the Communications & Marketing office.