On Sunday night, protesting students spray painted red squares on the portico of the Academy building and the board building at the Oude Boteringestraat.
Last week, Milo Djukanovic was re-elected as president of Montenegro, but don’t ask how. RUG students Maarten Lemstra, Troy Segaar, and Paul Evers served as election monitors. Sometimes things went wrong.
One hundred international students have moved into the temporary shelter at the Van Swietenlaan. It’s not exactly homey, but the RUG is working hard to turn it into something nice.
There are rooms left in the shelter that was made available to international students last week.
Wednesday afternoon, a female student detained a 19-year-old intruder in her student house and turned him over to the police.
The spatial sciences faculty council wants to decide whether or not they will give their consent to Yantai behind closed doors.
Students who sit on an association board will soon have access to a new arrangement for tuition-free studying. But student party SOG feels the threshold for that arrangement is much too high.
A mediator will have to ensure that employees of the psychology department and faculty board members can find common ground.
The RUG has spent more than one million euros on preparations for the campus in Yantai. (UPDATE)
The RUG will be making some adjustments to the introduction period for students. In the interest of integration, the changes are meant to make it more appealing for foreign students to come to Groningen sooner.
The abolition of the basic grant has not actually led to investments in higher education, according to the ISO and LSVb. That means that the promise made to students has been broken, they say.
Since September, the Groninger Museum has been running an experiment in which students could visit the museum for free. This proved to be such a success that the museum wants to extend the policy permanently.