The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

BA “International Studies” Graduation in the Pieterskerk

  What a wonderful day! To be said in advance: The ceremony in the church was professionally organised with a lot of heart, which created an unforgettable experience to conclude … Continue reading

August 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bachelor is done…

  I did it … three busy, exciting and enjoyable years of my Bachelor “International Studies” are over, and now I am very much looking forward to my Graduation on … Continue reading

August 16, 2016 · 2 Comments

Thoughts on biking – The “Dutchest” way of transport

Four (random) things you need to know about biking in The Hague – for all newcomers to biking… 1) You cannot park your bike wherever you want, even if it … Continue reading

March 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Top 10 benefits of doing an internship

Everyone who is planning to do an internship next summer should probably soon start sending applications to companies and organization. And anyone who still needs convincing whether to do an … Continue reading

January 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lights and Sounds of Unity

25 years ago the “two Germanys”, namely the Federal Republic of Germany and the German Democratic Republic merged into one unified state after many years of separation due to the … Continue reading

October 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Starting my internship in Brussels

In the beginning of September many new students are arriving in The Hague and Leiden to start their Bachelors or Masters; others are coming back from their holidays and others … Continue reading

September 14, 2015 · 2 Comments

Humanities Career Event

The end on my bachelor study is coming closer and closer and frankly speaking -like many fellow students – I still don’t have a crystal clear plan of what I … Continue reading

April 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Mauritshuis shines again!

One Friday afternoon I visited the Mauritshuis – 13:00 o´clock – no bad time to go to the museum. The queue extended only to the corner, later we saw that … Continue reading

April 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Delft says “tot ziens” to its old railway viaduct

On Saturday, everyone had the chance to climb up the Deftse railway “bridge” for the first and also for the last time. On Monday (March 9, 2015) it will be … Continue reading

March 9, 2015 · 2 Comments

Finally a field trip again!

Finally a field trip again! I cannot remember the last time, I had the chance to go on a fieldtrip with my class and hence I was overly exited make … Continue reading

November 11, 2014 · 1 Comment