THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Her Story: Leiden’s Leading Ladies Exhibition

A meaningful exhibition about women at Leiden University, as a part of the events organized for its 444th year, is open for visitors at Oude UB (Rapenburg 70), the building … Continue reading

May 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Manuscripts of South & Southeast Asia Workshop: inside the secretive world of Asian Studies

The University Library hosts a diverse scene of activity throughout the year, and its liveliness is characterised by much more than long coffee lines at Café Ubé or non-Asian studies … Continue reading

April 11, 2019 · 2 Comments

Fighting against Depression in Maastricht

I am not going to deny the fact that the winter here in the Netherlands is quite long and depressing with all the rain and the wind. (I’m so glad … Continue reading

March 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chanel Exhibition II

Before the end of the year, I wanted to visit the Coco Chanel Exhibition in the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague – and this time I got in, finally! 😉 I … Continue reading

December 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Art in Leiden – the Open Makers

In my first blog post for the Leidener, I wrote about the tiny but lovely art scene here in Leiden  I had discovered at the Kunstroute. (http://theleidener.com/2012/10/08/an-art-treasure-hunt-at-the-kunstroute/). That was in … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ik hou van Naturalis

If you go to our ‘Who is The Leidener?’ tab, you’ll see that I’m studying Public Administration. Still, this was not my primary goal in life (Wait, what child’s dream … Continue reading

February 24, 2013 · Leave a comment