On Sunday night, protesting students spray painted red squares on the portico of the Academy building and the board building at the Oude Boteringestraat.
Soon, students will be able to retreat to a special reflection room at the UB to take a break from studying. ‘No one’s pretending this is the ultimate solution to stress, but it might help.’
Landlords charge a higher rent than they are allowed, according to the Dutch student union. Groningen students are overcharged more than eighty euros per month.