Spring Agora București 2019: It was up to us

From the 8th of May to the 13th of May, the Spring Agora București took place in the beautiful city of București. At this Agora – which is the bi-yearly General Assembly of AEGEE-Europe – a lot of important topics were discussed for the future of our association and there were elections for several vacant positions. And of course what should not be left out of an Agora, are fantastic … Read more

An AEGEE-Europe project: Y Vote

AEGEE’s mission is to empower students and young people in Europe to play an active role in society. It creates a space for dialogue and learning opportunities and strengthens mutual understanding amongst young people in Europe and beyond. As the AEGEE-Europe project for the European elections, Y Vote premiered in 2009, had a re-run in 2014 and is currently in its third edition. Y Vote targets especially first- and second-time … Read more

Agora Istanbul – and a cup of tea, please

At the moment I am writing this lovely piece, it is raining cats and dogs. Luckily, the (meteorological) spring is around the corner, as well as the Spring Agora! This seemed to me the perfect moment to look back at the Agora earlier this year – you would almost have forgotten about it – the Autumn Agora in Istanbul, held from 2 till the 7th of October 2018. For the … Read more

Deep Dive in Georgian Culture

Nou nou, denk nu niet meteen bij Summer Universities aan zon zee en strand in Spanje of Italië. Je krijgt dit alles en nog veel meer als je naar Georgië gaat! Daar kwamen Matthieu en ik afgelopen zomer achter toen wij na twee hectische weken rondtrekkend door Georgië, weer terugkwamen in ons (SU) hostel in Tbilisi. Dit keer waren we helemaal alleen, zonder organizers of andere participants, zonder twee uur … Read more

Franck Biancheri Award – Representation needs Participation: European Elections

From the 13th of April till the 15th of April the Franck Biancheri Award Conference: ‘’Representation Needs Participation – European elections’’ will take place in Salerno. But I already hear some of you AEGEEans thinking: ‘Who is Franck Biancheri?’ and ‘What is this Award Conference about?’. Let’s give you the answers to these questions in this article!     First of all, if you don’t know who Franck Biancheri is, you’re … Read more