By Marieke van Beek - UCG alumnus If you would ask one of the third years how their bachelor thesis is going, they would all respond with “I do not want to talk about it” or “STRESS” or “ I cannot wait for it to be over”. This year, for the first time, the third… Continue reading Writing my Bachelor thesis
My first year has almost come to an end. Besides finishing my project, on which I have been working for three blocks, I had to make one major decision (yes, major decision). To be honest, I didn't quite know what I wanted to do when I started this year. I started to enroll in multiple… Continue reading My major decision
The Submariners is one of the many projects that UCG students can chose from in the beginning of heir second year. It is a project that is pursued by the students and their mentor throughout the entire academic year. This, in my opinion very special, project has a journalistic background. It is aiming to develop… Continue reading The Submariners
By Marieke van Beek After months of preparation, it was finally time for the first graduation week of the class of 2017! On Sunday, the week kicked off with a potluck at Iris her place and everyone brought something to eat and to drink. During dinner, the graduation week committee gave everyone their UCG class… Continue reading Graduation week Class of 2017
By Bogdan - Second year student at UCG One of the merits of UCG is the possibility of going on a study exchange in the 1st semester of the 3rd year. Finally, the time is here and I have made my decision. After finishing my second year, I hope to have an eventful semester abroad… Continue reading Exchange! Poland
Being a third year Bachelor’s student means you will have to write a Bachelor’s thesis whether you like it or not. Although the process is not always fun (to be totally honest: it can be terrible sometimes), I have enjoyed writing my Bachelor’s thesis. First of all because I could write about a topic which… Continue reading Carolien, a third year student at UCG, about writing her Bachelor’s thesis.
By Marieke - Third year student at UCG My final project at UCG deals with social integration of international students in the city of Groningen. Groningen is a real student city and also has many internationals students. As you might understand, moving to a foreign country is on one hand very exciting, but on the… Continue reading Social integration of international students in Groningen
At University College Groningen (UCG), there are a few courses that you mandatorily have to follow. This is to give students a broad basis of academic skills to make sure they have the perfect basis in order to follow other bachelors and masters in the future. In this mandatory curriculum, there’s courses such as Research… Continue reading Project work at UCG