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Hey man, could you please Tikkie me my DUO?

Practical tips and services for every international

Date:03 June 2020
Author:Asmo
In this blog, I will share some practical tips and services with you that I wish I had known about in advance so that you can kick-start your life in the Netherlands.
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Groningen Online: 22.-29. April

Date:22 April 2020
Author:Asmo
Yesterday the Dutch government announced that the lockdown measures will be upheld until at least the 20th of May. To make life a little bit easier for you, we have gathered some activities taking place this week which you can attend via the comfort of your home to defeat boredom!  
A Canadian officer in Groningen, shortly after the liberation in 1945

4 Historical Challenges the UG Overcame

Date:01 April 2020
Author:Asmo
For this blog, I have gathered some of the largest historical challenges that the city has faced throughout its 1000-year-old existence - and how the city's population and students overcame these adversities. 
The 'balancing laundry detergent while attempting yoga' challenge

7 Unusual Home Exercise Solutions

Date:26 March 2020
Author:Asmo
For this blog Asmo tried to come up with some ‘creative’ solutions to keep yourself moving at home.
5 facts about the UG

5 Truly Surprising Facts About the UG

Date:20 February 2020
Author:Asmo
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!
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
Author:Danique
Finding the Dutch bike culture pretty daunting? Read Danique's top 5 tips on how to survive Dutch bike life!
The ACLO Sports Centre

Exploring the ACLO Sports Centre!

Date:06 February 2020
Author:Asmo
The ACLO is often one of the first stops for any student in Groningen who is interested in getting together for a team sport or just wants to get in shape at the gym. In this blog, I will be having a look at the ACLO Sports Centre and see what the ACLO has to offer!
The best way to travel NL is by train!

7 Cool Day Trips for Students from Groningen

Date:04 February 2020
Author:Asmo
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. 
You don't know a real challenge until you're looking for power outlets at the Academy Building

5 Items Every UG Student Needs

Date:10 January 2020
Author:Ariana
If there’s anything we can all agree on, it’s that student life can get quite challenging at times. This is why I’ve put together a list of 5 items that every UG student needs for when the going gets tough. And no, I don’t mean planners and sticky notes.
Ringing in the New Year at the Vismarkt with some friends, fireworks, and lots of fog

5 Amazing New Year's Resolutions For Students

Date:02 January 2020
Author:Ariana
This 2020, I'm steering away from the typical New Year's Resolutions and giving you 5 tips that will actually help improve your year as a student!