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.

 

 

 

Strive to be a SUcceeder, tHRive to be a leader!

Strive to be a SUcceeder, tHRive to be a leader!

Dear fellow AEGEEans! You might have already heard stories about the Summer University, an event that takes place during the summer of approximately two weeks in most of the cities that AEGEE is present. This is one of those stories which involves 2 weeks, 3 locations, 10 nationalities and 30+ people. Which one? The Summer University of Tallinn and Tartu! And the big question for all the new members is … Read more

The best way to learn a language is your own way

The best way to learn a language is your own way

In linguistics, we often talk about two main types of motivation for learning a language: instrumental and integrative motivation. Instrumental motivation means that you are motivated to learn a language for practical reasons, such as professional advancement, business, integrating in order to benefit from rights accorded to citizens, or because the colonial oppressors do not allow you to use your own language when dealing with governmental administration or in court. … Read more

NWM Groningen April 2018: A look into the educational side of AEGEE

NWM Groningen April 2018: A look into the educational side of AEGEE

Network meetings? I have heard of them, but I have never had the pleasure of attending one until this year in April, when one took place in my hometown: Groningen! To be honest, the educational side of AEGEE is a side  that never really grabbed my attention. Nevertheless, I felt I had to experience it at least once. So, I decided to just give it a chance and applied for … Read more

The Summer University committee

The Summer University committee

Our almighty leader is Nikki, she is hearty, always happy and cares A LOT about the happiness of others. At the moment she’s very, very busy with graduating and becoming the teacher we all dreamed of when we were young, so hopefully when you come party with us during the SU we can have a huge celebration. We have faith in you, Nikki! Seeing how you handle the committee responsibly … Read more