THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Easter Trip – Part 1: Rome

Being in spring with nice weather, Easter holiday is probably the most perfect time to travel. I was lucky enough to be done with all my exams for the first … Continue reading

April 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Tony’s Chocolonely: For a Slave-free Chocolate Industry

Did these bright and cheerful colours of the packaging catch your eyes while shopping in the supermarket? As tasty as they are, bars of Tony’s Chocolonely has a sacred aim … Continue reading

April 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

Flying from Eindhoven Airport

Even though it is not as close as Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport has many opportunities for those wanting to take advance of the holidays and long weekends awaiting in spring and … Continue reading

April 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Halfway Through LLM-2: Sweet Insights 

I shared the bittersweet insides from my LLM journey in my article; Halfway Through LLM-1: Bittersweet Insights. But don’t worry, it is not only relatively negative stuff! All those struggles … Continue reading

March 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Road to Leadership: My ILLP Experience- Part 1

Want to do some extracurricular during your masters? Want to meet other ambiguous master students from many different programs? Want to discover your inner tendencies and different styles of leadership? … Continue reading

March 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

To Write or Not to Write: How to Find a Research Question

You reached that point in your study where you should find a research question to answer in your thesis. Finding a topic that interests you which is also worth writing … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · 2 Comments

Halfway Through LLM-1: Bittersweet Insights

Started my programme the beginning of September, it feels unreal how fast the time goes, and I am already at halfway through my LLM degree at Leiden University. As I … Continue reading

March 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Why Did I Choose My Programme?

Whether you are applying for a bachelor or master’s degree, the programme you choose becomes a part of you for the rest of your life and plays a crucial role … Continue reading

March 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

5 Essential Items to Get Through the Semester

The second semester has started quite quickly and it seems even busier than the first one (how is it even possible?)  No need to panic though. Here are 5 essential … Continue reading

February 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

Top 3 Places to Study in KOG

Kamerlingh Onnes Gebouw, home of the Leiden Law School, might be my favourite university building in Leiden. It is a beautiful blend of classic and modern with well-known brick walls … Continue reading

February 25, 2019 · Leave a comment