Within AEGEE-Groningen, there are several possibilities to become an active member. You can choose from the following local committees: Activity committee, Almanak committee, Cooking committee, Fit committee, Introduction committee, KEI-committee, PR-committee, and the Editorial Team. There are still some spots left in the different committees. Would you like more information about this? Send an email to

Next to that, we also have committees organizing trips outside Groningen and thereby welcoming other AEGEEans as well. These are the following ones: Europe committee, Excursion committee and Summer University committee.

Below you can find an overview of all committees and its members.

The Activity Committee

The Activity Committee organizes fun activities every month, like a Halloween party, Christmas activity and the Gotcha Games.

The Activity committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairwoman: Fleur Bekhuis
Secretary: Jana Rings
Treasurer: Kayzan Martiena
PR-Responsible: Leanne Ribberink

Email address:




The Almanak Committee

The Yearbook Committee creates the yearbook for the members of AEGEE-Groningen. The yearbook contains articles summarizing all the great activities that took place the previous year at our association. Besides that, it also contains entertaining and funny pieces from members as well!

The Yearbook committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairwoman: Jolien Post
Secretary: Marijke Westers
Treasurer: Michelle Gerssen
PR-Responsible: Laura Thompson
FR-Responsible: Silvia Boni
General Member: Jacob van der Meulen

Email address:

The Cooking Committee

As the way to the heart of an AEGEEan is through his/her stomach, the Cooking Committee was created a few years ago. The KookCie organizes six eating activities throughout the year, such as a Hangover Brunch, a New Year’s Dinner and a European Dinner.

The Cooking Committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairman: Luna Fickel
Secretary: Niek Esselink
Treasurer: Leora Gadžiramazanova
PR-Responsible: Mitchell Dijkhof
General Member: Tobias Harryvan

Email address:





The Editorial Team

The Editorial Team takes care of the online magazine of AEGEE-Groningen, ‘De Gronoloog’, which can be found at The members of the editorial team write not only articles on interesting topics like Network Meetings and the various trips of AEGEE-Groningen, but also on discussions in the current political climate, recipes and the stories of members who study abroad.

The Editorial Team of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairwoman: Jess Jackson
Secretary: Lara Günter
Treasurer: Jeffrey Schulman
General Member: Vacant!

Email address:

The Europe Committee

The Europe Committee organizes a variety of activities with a common theme, Europe. These activities include; European evenings where members can get acquainted with AEGEE-Europe and what it has to offer, three lectures and a workshop based on topics related to the current political climate in Europe. Furthermore, they organize other cultural activities as well!

The Europe committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairman: Gabor Ersek
Secretary: Jelena Kresoja
Treasurer: Carla Matei
PR-Responsible: Vacant!
General Member: Rutger Hol
General Member: Simo Sirel

Email address:

The Excursion Committee

The Excursion Committee organizes three excursions per year, usually to a city where an AEGEE-local is situated. One of the three trips is the introduction trip to Brussels or Straatsburg where the European Parliament is located. Various cities have been visited the past few years, such as London, Dublin, Brno, Venice, Alicante, Gdansk and Sofia. The committee always tries to contact AEGEE-members in the destination who could organize city tours or dinners in order to gain a more local perspective into the trip.

The Excursion committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairman: Xiao Buitenhuis
Secretary: Kirsten Broekema
Treasurer: Arjan Tilstra
PR-Responsible: Enrico Stroet
General Member: Mark Pasma
General Member: Cédric Andries

Email address:

The Fit Committee

The Fit Committee takes

care of AEGEE-Groningen participating in the Batavierenrace. They make sure we are all extremely fit by organizing joint training moments. Moreover, they also organise two other sports-related activities.

The Fit committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairwoman: Kim Wehner
Secretary: Melanie van der Vlies
Treasurer: Ben Boersma
PR-Responsible: Cédric Andries
General Member: Sylvia Schinkel

Email address:




The Galant Gala Committee

Every year AEGEE organizes a Galant Gala, a beau

tiful ball, together with Clio, Ubbo Emmius, NEXUS, VIP, SOG, SIB, GSb and Teimun. A delegate from every association has a seat in this committee. This year Ann Smith will be representing AEGEE in the Galant Gala committee.

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The Hitchhiking Committee

The Hitchhiking committee will start in the second half of the academic year (if possible).

Normally, the Hitchhiking committee organizes 3 hitchhiking competitions to another AEGEE-city per year. Twice a year it is to a city which can be reached in one day and during the other competition the couples can take two days to get to their destination. Previous years we have been to Prague, Bilbao, Lille, Dresden, Paris, Genova, Barcelona, Zagreb, Zielona Góra, Ljubljana and Budapest on hitchhiking competitions. Before every hitchhiking competition, the committee organizes a workshop during which they give tips and tricks on how to hitchhike.

The Integration Night Committee

Every year AEGEE organizes an Integration Night together with SIB, ESN, Albertus Magnus and Dizkartes. This evening is meant to introduce Groningen, the student life and the participating associations to international and Groningen students. A delegate from every association has a seat in this committee. This year Ann Smith will be representing AEGEE in the Integration Night committee.

The Introduction Committee

The Introduction committee organizes two introduction periods for first year members at AEGEE and students interested in AEGEE. During the longer introduction period in September and October, the committee organizes activities for 6 weeks. Introduction dinners are organized every week where the new members get acquainted with older members by having dinner together after which they visit the social drinks together. During those six weeks the committee organizes a fun activity every week such as a picknick, a sport afternoon, poolen and an awesome end party. Besides, the introduction committee  organizes the introduction camp to Schiermonikoog, where all members get to know each other much better. This committee also organizes the second small introduction period in February and March.

The Introduction committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairwoman: Vivien Bunk
Secretary: Sophie Tijssen
Treasurer: Ana Resiga
PR-Responsible: Jennifer Apell
FR-Responsible: Tom Burghard
General Member: Eivind Midbøe
General Member: Bart van der Woude

Email address:




The KEI-Committee

The KEI-committee organizes all kinds of activities during the KEI-week in order to promote AEGEE-Groningen to first year students in Groningen. We are still looking for enthusiastic members who would like to join the KEI-committee. Do you want more information about this committee or are you interested in joining it? Send an email to:

Chairman: Liam Gartland Bonet
Secretary: Mieke Wiersma
Treasurer: Vacant
PR-Responsible: Dhruv Madaram

Email address:

The PR-Committee

The PR-Committee is responsible for organizing general promotional activities for AEGEE-Groningen throughout the year! These activities range from giving away free ice cream to organizing a nice interactive game in the city centre about AEGEE. Besides, they also design great promotional materials.

The PR-committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairwoman: Djené Draisma
Secretary: Joris Cloosterman
Treasurer: Roel van der Helm
PR-Responsible: Karlijn de Groot
General Member: Niels Visser

Email address:

The Summer University Committee

The Summer University committee organizes the Summer University in Groningen. During this European event around 30 AEGEE-members from all over Europe join us in Groningen for two weeks. Every year the SU has a different theme around which interactive workshops and interesting lectures are organized. Furthermore, the committee also organizes a weekend camp to Schiermonnikoog, a daytrip to Amsterdam and lots of awesome parties among which the infamous European Night.

The Summer University committee of 2021-2022 consists of:

Chairman: Aleksandra Rachwalska
Secretary: Thomas Mudde
Treasurer: Romy Hakkers
PR-Responsible: Irina Halus
FR-Responsible: Kalle Aaltonen
Incoming Responsible: Anna Waldeck
General Member: Lars van der Haar

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