Welcome to the website of AEGEE-Groningen, the European student organization in Groningen! We offer you great trips, European friends, congresses and lectures in Europe, combined with awesome parties. In Groningen, AEGEE has 360 members, but all over Europe we are represented in 40 countries with 13.000 members! Are you an international student in Groningen who wants to know more? Stop by our weekly drink, every Wednesday at 10pm in the Brouwerij, or email us at board@aegee-groningen.nl. Are you member of another AEGEE-local and want to visit Groningen? We would be very happy to help you visit the most awesome city in the Netherlands! Contact our European Affairs Director to know more: europeanaffairs@aegee-groningen.nl.

 

 

 

Ladies and gentlemen: The European Committee!

Ladies and gentlemen: The European Committee!

It is true, we already had some great introductions from lovely committees, but of course you were all wondering: ‘’where is the Europe Committee? I really want to get to know them better!’’ Well who are we to deny that to you? So here we are: six beautiful, talented people, willing to organize awesome events for you during the year. We already had a lecture, a gaming night and the … Read more

EPM Yerevan, through the eyes of the content manager

EPM Yerevan, through the eyes of the content manager

Had anyone told me in summer 2017 that I would become Content Manager of the European Planning Meeting – a high-profile annual event in AEGEE where crucial topics are discussed and new objectives for the whole network are set out – I would have only smiled. Same would I have done if someone had told me that my first trip abroad in 2018 would be to Armenia. I never particularly … Read more

A German view on the student life in Groningen

A German view on the student life in Groningen

When I first moved to Groningen, I had to deal with struggling to find a room. This is something many internationals are facing when moving to Groningen: the lacking offers in housing and the problematic selection procedure. For Dutch students it already seems to be quite hard to find a room, whereas internationals find many more rocks on their way to find a place to live. Often, I found myself … Read more

#ER GAAT NIETS BOVEN GRONINGEN

#ER GAAT NIETS BOVEN GRONINGEN

Our famous slogan is ‘Er gaat niets boven Groningen’ or in English ‘Nothing tops Groningen’. I am sure that you all agree with this sentence. Groningen is beautiful, vibrant and has a quirky atmosphere that you can only understand when you are here. The city has so much to offer. Just some places to name: Martinitower, Prinsengarden, Groninger Museum, Paterswoldsemeer, and Reitdiephaven. These are probably places that you are already … Read more

Does Neepan want a cookie or something else? We’re halfway there! Learn about the boardmembers’ experiences so far…

Does Neepan want a cookie or something else? We’re halfway there! Learn about the boardmembers’ experiences so far…

Time flies when you’re having fun; nothing can be said to be more true when it comes to this year. New Year’s Eve made us aware that  months already had passed within the blink of an eye. To give you some insight in our lives and the, what we consider as funny, jokes we have amongst ourselves, we played a little game. Here come the questions and our answers to … Read more