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 300 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 Ome Ko, 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.

The days after the introduction period for the IntroCie

The days after the introduction period for the IntroCie

It was a really busy period! Every week we had at least two activities to think of, prepare and coordinate. For me as a commission member is was a reasonable investment: time, money, blood, sweat and tears. But the profits, if i may speak for myself, are experience, knowledge, contacts and a lot of new friend requests on facebook. Besides these numerations about costs and profits it was also very … Read more

Keep the earth spinning, dancing all night long

Keep the earth spinning, dancing all night long

As you probably know, AEGEE-Groningen will be organizing an epic Summer University this July. One hell of a program, the best parties and the most beautiful and most vivid city in the Netherlands will be awaiting you. Our magnificent program will contain several tips to make your life more sustainable, great theme parties, a trip to Amsterdam (optional), and the unique nature of the Wadden Islands. You’re probably wondering who’ll … Read more

Come onboard landlubbers! Let’s sail to a lovely island on the beautiful blue sea!

Come onboard landlubbers! Let’s sail to a lovely island on the beautiful blue sea!

But first, let me introduce our committee. We are the EventCie, a lovely group of six highly motivated pirates ready to perform beyond our boundaries, just for you! Our Captain Anna, who prefers to be called Koekwaus, has only one goal: to find the rum! There is nothing in the world that could stop her from finding it. We have found our captain in the far south of the country, … Read more

Happy New Year’s Event in Siena

Happy New Year’s Event in Siena

When I got accepted for the NYE event in Italy, Siena I was more than happy. I already knew some people there and I thought celebrating New Year’s Eve in the heart of Tuscany, with pasta, wine, and love would be the perfect ending of 2015. Three days before the event started, me and some friends from Heidelberg drove to Florence by car – which is approximately a 10 hours … Read more

A spark of Dutch creativity

A spark of Dutch creativity

There are a million ways to tell this story. There is a myriad of vignettes swirling around in my head as I see raindrops trickling down on the glass of the windows and I am taken back to Groningen and all the amazing people there. Man, where do I begin? It is extremely difficult to convey an atmosphere through words, but I am going to try my best to take … Read more