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VUBToday: Barbara Hendricks, one of the world’s most celebrated sopranos, visits VUB in support of student refugee programmes

On Thursday 24 January 2019, she visited the VUB International Relations office in her capacity as UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador to hear what our university is doing to help refugee students start or continue their studies. The meeting included presentations of a variety of programmes VUB has involving refugees. Ms Hendricks was accompanied by colleagues from the UNHCR’s Brussels office. Also present were 5 refugee students who are currently studying at VUB and three of them gave a testimonial.   read more on VUB Today