Within AEGEE-Groningen, there are several possibilities to become an active member. You can choose from the following local committees: Activity committee, Cooking committee, Fit committee, Introduction committee, KEI-committee, PR-committee, Yearbook 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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, Event 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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairwoman: Anne de Rouw
Secretary: Sophie Tijssen
Treasurer: Dacil Danioko Padilla
PR-Responsible: Maria Lazareva
General Member: Ramsis Demeler
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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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairman: Jur Heerink
Secretary: Calvin Bootsman
Treasurer: Isis van den Berg
PR-Responsible: Zenthe van Donselaar
General Member: Niek Esselink
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The Editorial Team
The Editorial Team takes care of the online magazine of AEGEE-Groningen, ‘De Gronoloog’, which can be found at www.aegee-groningen.nl. 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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairwoman: Andrea Rodrigues
Secretary: Kevin Gooyert
Treasurer: Charley Sjerps
General Member: Vacant!
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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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairman: Victor Ipekoglu
Secretary: Mary Najafizarrini
Treasurer: Mateusz Muszalski
PR-Responsible: Merel Drop
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The European Event Committee
The European Event Committee will organize a European Event in Groningen. This year, that will be a conference with a European topic.This will be done in collaboration with Europe on Track, who will also provide some workshops during the event.
The European Event committee of 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairman: Lars Marée
Secretary: Sofia Cala Uhia
Treasurer: Sacha Reus
PR-Responsible: Raphael Fetz
Logistics Responsible: Juan Carlos Leunissen
Speaker Responsible: Vacant!
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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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairman: Arend-Jan Tissing
Secretary: Jennifer Apell
Treasurer: Ann Smith
PR-Responsible: Silvia Boni
General Member: Ayleen van Bruchem
General Member: Enrico Stroet
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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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairwoman: Jeske Appelman
Secretary: Melanie van der Vlies
Treasurer: Lena Grosse
PR-Responsible: Fleur Bekhuis
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The Galant Gala Committee
Every year AEGEE organizes a Galant Gala, a beautiful 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 Romy Hakkers will be representing AEGEE in the Galant Gala committee.
The Hitchhiking Committee
Unfortunately, due to the corona-crisis, we will not have a Hitchhiking committee this year.
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 ICT-Committee is responsible for a good functioning of the website.
André Faber – Website
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 Romy Hakkers 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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairwoman: Belinda Schaatsenberg
Secretary: Marieke de Jong
Treasurer: Ludovica Piccioli
General Member: Eva van der Zee
General Member: Jelena Kresoja
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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: email@example.com
The KEI-committee of 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairwoman: Annemijn Hermsen
Secretary: Thomas Mudde
General Member: Oliver Horstmann
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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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairwoman: Pia Martin
Secretary: Emmely Tapper
Treasurer: Bonno Smeets
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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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairman: Arjan Tilstra
Secretary: Shenza Gunput
Treasurer: Annemijn Hermsen
PR-Responsible: Artur Dzhanbaev
FR-Responsible: Kalle Aaltonen
Incoming Responsible: Oliver Horstmann
General Member: Tom Burghard
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The Yearbook 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 2020-2021 consists of:
Chairwoman: Lisa Wagener
Secretary: Karlijn de Groot
Treasurer: Eike van der Weele
PR-Responsible: Leanne Ribberink
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