Hall of Fame

Utrecht University is proud of its graduates, and our alumni are an important part of Utrecht University's academic community. But where do they all end up? In this section, Illuster presents some major appointments from the last six months.

Email us your new position at alumni@uu.nl. Who knows? You could see yourself in the next edition of Illuster, or be named Alumnus of the Month (posted monthly on Facebook).

Sustainable young UU alumni

Each year, the Sustainable Young 100 publishes a list of young entrepreneurs, professionals and students who help demonstrate that a sustainable future is possible. We are proud of the eleven UU alumni featured on the 2021 list!

Anouk Talen Bachelor’s in Liberal Arts and Sciences (2018), Cato Bui Bachelor’s in UCU Liberal Arts and Sciences (2017), Dylan Haanappel Master’s in Sustainable Development (2018), Ellen van der Veer Bachelor’s in Earth Sciences (2011), Else de Ridder Bachelor’s in Biology (2016), Simon Rombouts Bachelor’s in Science and Innovation Management (2017) and Master’s in Sustainable Business and Innovation (2019), Laurie Kos Master’s in Cultural Anthropology: Sustainable Citizenship (2016), Maria Fennis Bachelor’s in Chemistry (2012) and Master’s in Science and Business Management (2017), Monique Drent Master’s in Sociology: Contemporary Social Problems (2017), Roelant Knauff Bachelor’s in Environmental and Social Sciences (2016) and Master’s in Sustainable Business and Innovation (2018), Stef Boersen Bachelor’s in Physics and Astronomy and Master’s in Meteorology, Physical Oceanography and Climate (2017).