The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

A Glimpse of Studying Asian Studies at Leiden University

Oh boy, it has been nearly six months since I first wrote something for TheLeidener, but I have not written anything about my major! This time, I will tell you … Continue reading

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February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Finding Peace in The Hague

I first discovered the Peace Palace the week I moved to The Hague. I was taking a walk on a beautiful fall day and stumbled onto this scene: Near the … Continue reading

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January 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Studying at the Leiden University Libraries

I used to be a student who hated libraries to a great extent. My previous BA programme was based in The Hague, not in Leiden; therefore, I could only go … Continue reading

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January 4, 2016 · 5 Comments

Humanities Lab Excursion: Maastricht Part II

While initially downcast at the prospect of waking up early to go on a two and a half hour walking tour, our group made our way to meet the guide … Continue reading

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November 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Humanities Lab Excursion: Maastricht Part I

Near the end of the first year of my Bachelor’s I was invited to apply for the Humanities Lab, a program within the university’s Honours College. So far the program … Continue reading

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November 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Stages of writing a master’s thesis

I have so many things to write about. I have nothing to write about. Okay maybe it comes down to these 2 topics. None of them works. Whatever I’ll just … Continue reading

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October 31, 2015 · 1 Comment

Study Space: BplusC Leiden

When it comes to the perfect study place, every person would give a different answer. One would say a cozy attic would be fine, another prefers to study in the … Continue reading

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October 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

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