New project: Urban Greening!
Sep 12th 2020

Wellantcollege starts European platform for urban greening Together with partners in Denmark, Finland, Romania, Spain, the Czech Republic and the Netherlands, Green Hotspot Houten – part of Wellantcollege – will be building a European Platform for Urban Greening in the coming years. Increase knowledge and skills of green professionals The European Platform for Urban Greening […]

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Wellantcollege, TikTok and YouTube !
Jul 6th 2020

Wellantcollege organizes biggest prom ever via TikTok and YouTube School year 2019-2020 has more or less come to an end. It has been an odd year with digital lessons, tests and exams, but without prom. Wellantcollege, an educational institution in the Netherlands with 29 pre-vocational secondary education and VET schools, came up with a creative […]

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Pre and Post Corona – from The Netherlands
Jul 5th 2020

Erasmus+ mobilities and internationalization pre and post corona Due to the Corona virus, the physical mobility part of internationalization has come to a grinding halt. A time of crisis is also a good moment to reflect on the achievements in the past: how have we performed over last few years? And how can we move […]

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Digital Nomads
Mar 14th 2020

Why do you have to go to that same school building every day when you have the whole world to learn? Digital nomad, it is a term that you increasingly see in the media. Digital nomads are entrepreneurs or freelancers who do not need a fixed workplace for their work – often because they can […]

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Cheese!
Feb 2nd 2020

Students make unique Rotterdam cheese Students from Wellant mbo Rotterdam have made a unique cheese: the first 100% Rotterdam cheese! They made the cheese at their school in Rotterdam out of the milk from the cows of Floating Farm, the floating farm in the Merwehaven in Rotterdam. Simin Latifi, dairy expert at the Floating Farm, […]

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Wellant to Japan!
Jan 26th 2020

Students from Wellant Westvliet travelled to Japan Last October, various students from Wellantcollege Westvliet travelled to the Aichi Kentritsu Atsumi Agriculture High School in Tahara as part of an exchange program. Japanese students have been coming to our location in Westvliet (The Hague) and visiting our students for years in a row. The partnership with […]

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Did you know…? vol 13
Nov 30th 2019

Did you know… Dutchman wins prestigious World Food Prize! The World Food Prize, called the ‘Nobel Prize for Food and Agriculture,’ aims to mobilize action to solve food-related issues facing the world. The 2019 winner of the World Food Prize is Simon Groot (84), sixth generation seed breeder and founder of East-West Seed. Simon was […]

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Sri Lankan Dairy Sector To Benefit From Dutch Partnership
Nov 29th 2019

The consortium Sri Lankan Dutch Dairy Solutions (SDDS), coordinated by Wellantcollege, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Peradeniya and Sri Lanka Association of Animal Production (SLAAP). The partners have formally joined forces to establish a Dairy Training Centre in Sri Lanka. All parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding on November 22nd, […]

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Did you know…? vol 12
Nov 27th 2019

Did you know…? The impact price 2019 went to… Our world cannot do without green solutions. The Dutch green sector is at the forefront of this. Students within the green education come up with creative solutions and make the difference with great projects. A team of students from Terra, mbo Meppel, joins this challenge with […]

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Did you know…? vol 11

Did you know…? About the Cooperation Romania and the Netherlands: Development Partnerships and Contribution to Circular Agriculture In September 2019, a delegation from the Dutch ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, Wageningen University, van Hall Larenstein, Nordwin College, Zone College and Terra visited the Indraga in Bucharest, Romania, to discuss the possibilities of cooperation on […]

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Did you know…? vol 9
Nov 22nd 2019

Did you know…? The emoji map of The Netherlands went viral. Can you guess which country? Mathieu van Woerkom recently started a new hype with his ‘emoji map’. The idea is very simple: every emoticon stands for something the area is known for. For example, there are parasols along the coast, a tree in national […]

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Did you know…? vol 8
Nov 20th 2019

Did you know…? Developing the province Northeast Brabant into a leading region in agrifood In AgriFood Capital industry, public authorities and knowledge institutes collaborate to achieve growth and innovation in agrifood. Together we are creating a smarter, healthier and more sustainable world for tomorrow. More to read HERE. Brandmovie AgriFood Capital English version from AgriFood […]

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