The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

“Beware of Pickpockets”

We’ve heard a lot of fantastic experiences from international students studying in the Netherlands – one of the countries most people consider as safe. However, this does not hinder even … Continue reading

March 19, 2018 · 2 Comments

From a lecture room in Leiden to the avenues of Accra: what has and hasn’t been useful?

Guest Blogger Eline Sleurink, MA African Studies What am I doing in Accra? For the past 3 months I have been based at Impact Hub Accra, Ghana, as part of … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Greenhand Backpacker (Part 1)

Young. Passionate. Enthusiastic. Brave. Curious. Energetic. Active. Positive. I’m sitting lazily in front of my laptop and typing down these great words with a poker face. Next to my left … Continue reading

March 22, 2014 · 2 Comments