The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

So Close…

 To nature. That’s what I’ve been feeling ever since I came to the Netherlands. May is finishing now, yet here I am, still armed with coat and scarf, listening to my … Continue reading

May 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

The new roommate…

First of all allow me to say again, as the previous post did: yay, Spring of this year, you’re finally here! Recently there have been some changes in my life. … Continue reading

April 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Are you ready

to graduate? to leave school? to start a career? Since my study in Leiden University is coming to the final stage, I get this question a lot: “What are you going to … Continue reading

February 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Transition – From real to virtual

Honestly, I’m starting to hate snow now. Last month I saw the biggest snowfall I had ever seen in my life. I could still appreciate it and taking pictures everywhere and telling … Continue reading

February 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Stay in Leiden, Feel like Home

We have said “Happy New Year” a few weeks ago but now I need to say it again, because for Chinese students, the “real” new year has just begun. This … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · 1 Comment

Fiets weg? Bike gone!

First of all, wish everybody a happy new year! If you’re still in the Netherlands, wish your bikes have a safe and sound new year as well.  Because obviously, my bike … Continue reading

December 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pictures — the Color of Snellius

 Do you think mathematic and computer science people are dull and boring, that their life is nothing but lines and figures, black and white, zeros and ones? Then take a look … Continue reading

November 30, 2012 · 1 Comment

Watch out the road!

Being a student in the Netherlands, bicycle riding is something you’re definitely going to do. Even for those who come here not knowing how to ride a bike, I’ve seen … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Visit to Holland

 

September 20, 2012 · 1 Comment

Holiday, holiday, holiday!

It is summer holiday now. Many students have gone home but I chose to stay to experience the summer in Leiden, and take a little tour outside the Netherlands. Due … Continue reading

August 15, 2012 · Leave a comment