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Carolien, a third year student at UCG, about writing her Bachelor’s thesis.

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.

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What I love most about UCG

  My first year at UCG is almost over, and I have experienced a lot this year. I will give you an overview of what I liked the most about UCG in this year.   Atmosphere When you walk into the faculty of University College Groningen, you immediately notice the nice atmosphere in the building.… Continue reading What I love most about UCG

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A Voyage Through the Universe

  On the evening of Tuesday the 30th of May,  I went to a guest lecture of Dr. John McKean at University College Groningen. I always like to follow guest lectures at UCG, because it feels so comfortable and cosy to be there, and still follow a lecture from a different person about a different subject.… Continue reading A Voyage Through the Universe

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Why I chose to stay in Groningen

Dear readers, I have always been quite determined about how my future would be; I would graduate high school, go to law school and then become a great lawyer. However, this path didn't come out as easy as I thought it would be. After high school I started my first year at the University of… Continue reading Why I chose to stay in Groningen

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The Submariner & The Shelter City project

By Marius Merz - Second year student The second year in the University College Groningen offered me the chance to partake in the project ‘Shelter City’. This project is organized by the organization ‘Justice and Peace’, which strives to improve the access to social and environmental justice, by providing support to human rights defenders from… Continue reading The Submariner & The Shelter City project

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Project Rome – Phase 6: The Power of a Woman

Yesterday afternoon, the Reverend Tom had met on the plane to Rome, had invited us to a tour of the Vatican on Friday. Thus, at 15.45 we were on our way to meet him at St. Peter’s square, in front of the Basilica. However, due to the meeting of 27 European leaders with the Pope… Continue reading Project Rome – Phase 6: The Power of a Woman