Exchange · International student · Liberal Arts and Sciences

Marius on Exchange: Part #2 – Hong Kong

After spending a month in a country like Sri Lanka, Hong Kong offers quite a contrast. The first three days Tom, a fellow UCG student and good friend, and I lived in an Airbnb in the middle of Mong Kong, Kowloon. We quickly realized that even though Hong Kong seems to have a western touch,… Continue reading Marius on Exchange: Part #2 – Hong Kong

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Exchange · International student · Liberal Arts and Sciences

Marius on Exchange: Part #1

Hello. You know how they always say that travelling is something that no one can teach you, something that everyone has to teach himself simply by experiencing it yourself? Well the third and least year in the Liberal Arts and Science studies gives you the opportunity to find out how authentic this statement is. My… Continue reading Marius on Exchange: Part #1

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Getting Closer: McGill University

By Anne de vries - Second year student at UCG The excitement surrounding my nomination for a semester at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, has slowly been dying down. It has been partly replaced by lots of nerves. Don’t get me wrong, I’m still plenty enthusiastic about going in August, but I had underestimated the… Continue reading Getting Closer: McGill University

Exchange · International student · Student life

Tjitske on exchange

“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