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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! 

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.
New lecture halls are under construction at the old Forum library.

What's Happening at the UG this Summer?

Date:07 July 2020
Author:Ariana
Ever wondered what happens at the UG during the summer? 2020 has a lot going on, check it out:
Join either (or both!) of the introduction weeks to meet new people in your group and get to know your new city.

Online introduction weeks: what to expect?

Date:02 July 2020
Author:The Blog team
Although the regular introductory KEI-week and ESN-week have been canceled, there are still online alternatives! Danique and Abbi write about the online introduction weeks, what you can expect from them and why you should participate.
How I feel about having to take an exam in 30 degree heat

6 relatable things about taking an exam at home 

Date:26 June 2020
Author:Danique
Who would've thought we'd ever miss the orange walls of the Aletta Jacob's building? Read Danique's blog about all the relatable struggles of doing exams from your student room.
Checking out the new events around the city

This Week in Groningen: 24.06 - 01.07

Date:23 June 2020
Author:Asmo
This week in Groningen: terraces, student concert, outdoor dance training, and more!
Go full pull tourist in the city you've lived in for several years this summer

Staycation guide: how to make the most of your summer in and around Groningen

Date:17 June 2020
Author:Danique
Staying home this summer? No worries! Danique has written about all of the places you can visit and things you can do to still feel like you are on vacation.
Here's me showing off the fancy new place at the Grote Markt

6 Things that Have Changed in Groningen

Date:11 June 2020
Author:Ariana
For those of you who have remained in Groningen during the past few months, you’ve probably noticed a few changes around town. For those of you who haven’t, here’s a quick recap. 
Reminiscing about the good ol' days

5 Things We Took for Granted

Date:29 May 2020
Author:Ariana
On June 1st, the government’s new measures will allow people to return to their social activities, but it won’t be quite the same. Maybe now we’ll be able to realize all the things we took for granted. Here are 5 that I am positive we should’ve appreciated more,
Smiling through the anxiety of picking a minor :)

A Guide to the Different Minors at the UG

Date:14 May 2020
Author:Ariana
Still need to pick a minor but don't know which option is best? Here's Ariana's quick guide to choosing between the different minors at the UG.