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Bernoulliborg sort of has it all: some weird (but funky) experiments in the lobby, bus stops right in front, and a convenient supermarket at the bottom.

A Guide to the Building Names at Zernike Campus

Date:25 February 2020
Most buildings at the UG are named after its most notable alumni or professors throughout its 405 years of history. Do you know who they are? If not, here’s a quick guide to who’s who at Zernike Campus. 
5 facts about the UG

5 Truly Surprising Facts About the UG

Date:20 February 2020
Did you know the Academy building houses a gym? Or that the first Dutch astronaut was a UG alumnus? Check out this blog to discover some surprising UG facts you have not heard about yet!
Check out some live performances in student rooms @ Stukafest!

#TheCityIsOurCampus 19th-26th February

Date:19 February 2020
This week in Groningen: A student room festival, speed dating with diplomats and a new live music experience!
Which neighbourhood do you choose?

A Students Guide to Groningen Neighbourhoods

Date:13 February 2020
In this blog, Asmo takes a closer look at some of the most popular neighbourhoods in Groningen among students and listed some of the things that make them stand out.
Valentine's Day is a day to celebrate with all your loved ones, including your friends!

#TheCityIsOurCampus 12th-18th February

Date:12 February 2020
This week in Groningen: a Minerva art exhibit, live tinder, Twin Peaks concert, Yoga, and Valentine's Day!
PSA: biking in the summer is much more fun than in the winter

How to survive bike life in the Netherlands

Date:10 February 2020
Finding the Dutch bike culture pretty daunting? Read Danique's top 5 tips on how to survive Dutch bike life!
The Blog Team participating in the ESN Introduction Week!

#TheCityIsOurCampus 5-9 February

Date:05 February 2020
Happy February! We’ve all survived the exams and the new semester has already started. While it's only Wednesday, and the weekend might still feel far away, we’ve compiled a list of events to look forward to these next few days!
The best way to travel NL is by train!

7 Cool Day Trips for Students from Groningen

Date:04 February 2020
From seal sanctuaries to tulip fields and pyramids, the Netherlands has a lot to offer. This is why in this blog, we’ve compiled a list of the best day trips to make for students from Groningen. 
Its time for ESN Introduction Week!

#TheCityIsOurCampus: 29.01-05.02 (International Special)

Date:29 January 2020
Coming up in Groningen: ESN Introduction Week, a lecture on humour and a Brexit party.
The Dutch grading system can be quite confusing sometimes...

What Dutch grades actually mean

Date:24 January 2020
The vast majority of students in the Netherlands are only awarded grades between 6 and 8. So what do Dutch grades actually mean? Before you have a nervous breakdown, or your parents disown you for ‘only’ getting a 7, make sure to read Asmo's blog.