Many can agree that Groningen is the capital student city of the Netherlands. In such a small city like Groningen, 1/3 of the population are students and half of these are International. Being an International student in Groningen is a great advantage when it comes to meeting new people from around the world and experiencing … Continue reading Jovana’s view on Groningen
My name is Christopher Anthony, I am from Johannesburg, South Africa and I’m a first year at the University College Groningen. When I first found out I was going to study in the Netherlands, feelings of excitement and anxiety hit me. I mean studying abroad can be a very daunting thought. I was initially scared … Continue reading Christopher’s experiences of being an international student at UCG
When studying at University College Groningen, you will have the opportunity to study abroad for a semester in the third year. Many fellow students of me are scattered all over the world: Norway, Peru, Canada, New Zealand, Japan, South-Korea, Hong Kong, USA, they are everywhere! They are having a great time over there, but also … Continue reading Nothing beats Groningen!
“Your Erasmus is going to be the time of your life.” – (almost) every Erasmus student I’ve ever talked to. And up till this very moment, I can only agree with this statement. But, before I overrule you with my stories, I’ll shortly introduce myself. I’m Tjitske, a third year student from University College Groningen. … Continue reading Tjitske on exchange – Part #1
Hi guys! I would hereby like to introduce you to the UCG Journal Committee /SLASH/. As the chair (a.k.a. editor) I get to boss around our members: Roos R as Secretary and fellow editor, Desi as Treasurer, Emmi as our UCSRN contact and Jacky as our regular member. Our aim is to publish one edition … Continue reading /SLASH/
Check out our student vlogs @ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjncAgXmkCs-8HALRgtluxw Here is the first vlog!
May I introduce to you; The Sleeping Lasagnas! We, Carlijn, Dora, Emmi, and Hanne, are the cooking committee of University College Groningen, the committee which does nothing else than talking and dreaming about food! Every three weeks, we organize a community dinner for all the students of Caerus, our study association. It is a fantastic … Continue reading The Sleeping Lasagnas
Dear Readers, The Study Association of the UCG is still very young. This means that all the members still have a big say in what the association is going to look like. Two of my fellow Health and Life Sciences majors and I felt that the association needed a new committee that was medicine and … Continue reading MediCo
Hi there! In the upcoming weeks, the different committees of the study association will be introduced to you. So to start of: the Social Committee! The Social Committee of the Study Association is there to make sure that next to studying each and every student can relax every now and then, since we believe some … Continue reading Caerus – Social Committee