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4 Prospective Students Share Their Journey to Groningen

Date:13 August 2020
Author:Asmo
In this blog, four prospective students share their experiences with you and tell how they prepare for their move to Groningen. 
It's time to grill!

5 Simple & Delicious BBQ Recipes to Make Your Summer

Date:11 August 2020
Author:Asmo
What better way is there to enjoy the sun and work on that tan, than by cooking up some delicious food over your BBQ? Check out this blog to see Asmo's 5 favourite BBQ recipes that you should try this summer.
How to fill your student room?

Essentials for your home office

Date:07 August 2020
Author:Danique
Having a good place to study is super important when you start studying, especially now that we are all working at home. Check out Danique's blog to see what the essentials are!
Check out all the things that surprised us when moving to NL!

3 Things That Surprised Us When Moving to NL

Date:05 August 2020
Author:The Blog Team
There are some things in the Netherlands that are quite unique and which aren’t advertised in brochures or tourist shops. In this blog, 4 students share which things really surprised them when moving here so that you aren’t caught off guard.
Take advantage of the Dutch courses paid for by the UG!

Do you need to speak Dutch to Study in the Netherlands?

Date:30 July 2020
Author:Ellen

If you’re expecting to come to the UG this school year, you may be wondering how important it is to be able to speak Dutch in the Netherlands and you’ll be happy to know you’ve come to the right place for an answer! 

Are you ready for Summer 2020?

This Summer in 10 GIFS

Date:29 July 2020
Author:Asmo
To celebrate the summer holidays, we've compiled 10 GIFs that summarize the good (and not so good) aspects of summer in 2020.
A proud plant parent

How to take care of plants in uni

Date:28 July 2020
Author:Danique
Getting bored in corona times? Always aspired to grow plants? Read Danique's blog on how to become a plant person while in uni.
Myth Nr 3: There are windmills EVERYWHERE

Debunking 8 Myths About The Netherlands

Date:28 July 2020
Author:Asmo
For anyone who has not been here yet, it is easy to imagine the Netherlands as a country where people live in windmills and dance around in tulip fields in their wooden clogs. In this blog, Asmo has debunked some of the most popular myths about the Netherlands, so that you won’t arrive here in your brand new clogs and be disappointed. 
Bachelor's: Done

What I Miss About My Bachelor’s Degree

Date:24 July 2020
Author:Danique
In this blog, Danique looks back to her times as a bachelor's student and what she misses about it.
The preferred vehicle to move stuff in NL: The 'Bakfiets'

Your First Weeks in Groningen: What to expect, do and look forward to!

Date:23 July 2020
Author:Asmo
In this blog, I will share some of the things you can expect when coming here. Moreover I'll give you some additional tips on what to do despite the social distancing rules and what you can look forward to once Groningen goes back to normal.