The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Discovering The Hague´s Museumnacht

Many students of LUC don´t interact a lot with the city-life in The Hague, because we are generally rather busy with readings and essays and then we have a lot … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · 2 Comments

Shaking hands with Ban Ki-moon

A few weeks ago, Leiden University College posted a link on facebook to register for the freedom lecture that Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, would give in … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Easter in Scheveningen

Yesterday was one of the happy days. One of the days where I weak up because it gets too warm in my bed as the sun shines strongly in through … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sugar rush and sound shock in the former embassy

Imagine living in a nice old villa in a charming neighborhood in The Hague. Imagine the house having an enchanting spirit for it being a former Congolese embassy. Imagine living … Continue reading

December 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Business as unusual

Time is honey, the best cheese is soaked in Belgian beer and is made out of especially creamy milk from special cows. The best chips are not Pringles, but those … Continue reading

November 19, 2012 · 2 Comments

In concert with the Queen

For a change to pop music I enjoy going to classical concerts. Thus when another student of my college proposed to go to see a performance of her father´s choir … Continue reading

November 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Time from class to your first Oktoberfest beer: 4 h

From time to time it is necessary to take a break from studying and campus life. So you could go hiking or go home and see your grandparents. Sounds good? … Continue reading

October 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

Happy Birthday, happy Pancakes!

Is there any better day to get to know somebody than on his birthday? When everybody is happy and shiny and laughing and when people are cheering because there are … Continue reading

October 5, 2012 · Leave a comment