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  • Thursday 23 January, 20:00 - 22:00

    Max Haveloos presents: Intellectual Speeddating – A Debate night on current events

    Have you ever wondered how your peers think about what is going on currently in Iran? Or whether they sympathise with or are rather skeptical towards the ongoing protests in ... Read moreMax Haveloos presents: Intellectual Speeddating – A Debate night on current events

  • Tuesday 21 January, 12:00 - 14:00

    LinkedIn Photoshoot

    — Members only —    On the 21st of January, PG Europe will boost your career and help you make it in the world that comes after SIB. They will ... Read moreLinkedIn Photoshoot

  • Tuesday 21 January, 12:00 - 14:00

    Hangover Tuesday Brunch

    — Members only — Every Tuesday between 12:00h and 14:00h, you are welcome at the office to have coffee, tea, bread, fruit and more and to share your stories of ... Read moreHangover Tuesday Brunch

  • Monday 20 January, 20:00 - 22:00

    Naomi Larsson: Spotlight Chile – A look into Chile’s protests from the ground

    From October 2019 onwards, protestors have been taking to the streets in Chile‘s capital Santiago. Originally motivated by an increase in metro fares, one million people at peak times have been using the ... Read moreNaomi Larsson: Spotlight Chile – A look into Chile’s protests from the ground

  • Thursday 16 January, 17:00 - 19:00

    Members Meeting

    On this Thursday, it’s time for our second Members Meeting. The Board would like to ask for your input on how it has been doing so far and your opinion ... Read moreMembers Meeting

  • Tuesday 14 January, 15:00 - 17:00

    Soccie presents: Painting with Bob Ross

    — Members only — The Social Activities Committee presents to you the ultimate exam stress relief: The Bob Ross Experience! On the 14th of January, the Soccie will call us ... Read moreSoccie presents: Painting with Bob Ross

  • Tuesday 14 January, 12:00 - 14:00

    Hangover Tuesday Brunch

    — Members only — Every Tuesday between 12:00h and 14:00h, you are welcome at the office to have coffee, tea, bread, fruit and more and to share your stories of ... Read moreHangover Tuesday Brunch

  • Monday 13 January, 20:00 - 22:00

    Roots of Radicalism in the Middle East – The case of Sayyid Qutb

    The history of radical religious groups around the world goes back centuries, and is nevertheless a current topic. Just in October 2019, the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of ... Read moreRoots of Radicalism in the Middle East – The case of Sayyid Qutb

  • Tuesday 7 January, 12:00 - 14:00

    Hangover Tuesday Brunch

    — Members only — Every Tuesday between 12:00h and 14:00h, you are welcome at the office to have coffee, tea, bread, fruit and more and to share your stories of ... Read moreHangover Tuesday Brunch

  • Monday 6 January, 21:00 - 23:59

    New Year’s Drinks

    — Members only —  Welcome 2020! We will start off the New Year with a pubquiz and drinks organised by our very own Festivities Committee, giving you all the time ... Read moreNew Year’s Drinks

  • Tuesday 17 December 2019, 12:00 - 14:00

    Hangover Tuesday Brunch

    — Members only — Every Tuesday between 12:00h and 14:00h, you are welcome at the office to have coffee, tea, bread, fruit and more and to share your stories of ... Read moreHangover Tuesday Brunch

  • Monday 16 December 2019, 18:30 - 23:30

    Christmas Dinner and Party

    — Members Only — For the last SIB Monday of 2019, we will indulge in a three course meal at the restaurant Het Zwarte Schaap, accompanied by an optional wine ... Read moreChristmas Dinner and Party

  • Friday 13 December 2019, 19:00 - 22:00

    Lecture and Movie: Contested Living Space

    Squatting might sometimes seem to be an issue of the past, but it still is relevant globally, as many poor and homeless people remain on the lookout for affordable housing. ... Read moreLecture and Movie: Contested Living Space

  • Thursday 12 December 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Star Wars for real? The Growing Militarisation of Space

    Ever-more advanced technology has brought outer space increasingly in humanity’s reach. Interest in space has not only been scientific and economic, however, but also geopolitical. Some observers speculate that the ... Read moreStar Wars for real? The Growing Militarisation of Space

  • Tuesday 10 December 2019, 19:30 - 21:00

    Visit to the Blaauw Observatory

    — Members Only — You know what the moon looks like, but have you ever seen its craters up close? And have you seen the rings of Saturn? While cycling ... Read moreVisit to the Blaauw Observatory

  • Tuesday 10 December 2019, 12:00 - 14:00

    Hangover Tuesday Brunch

    — Members only — Every Tuesday between 12:00h and 14:00h, you are welcome at the office to have coffee, tea, bread, fruit and more and to share your stories of ... Read moreHangover Tuesday Brunch

  • Monday 9 December 2019, 22:00 - 22:30

    SIB-Trip Destination Announcement

    Curious as to where the SIB trip will take you this April? Don’t forget to come to the SIB Trip destination announcement at 22:00 to find out what the Travel ... Read moreSIB-Trip Destination Announcement

  • Monday 9 December 2019, 22:00 - 23:59

    QUE and Metropolis: 80s Space-Themed Party

    — Members Only — Disputen Metropolis and QUE team up to present you with an amazing space-themed 80s party! Get out your big hair (perm/mohawk), headbands, leggings, glitters and fluorescent clothes ... Read moreQUE and Metropolis: 80s Space-Themed Party

  • Monday 9 December 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Lecture: “Human Rights in Egypt”

    In December 1948, the United Nations General Assembly gathered in Paris to pass the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Throughout the past 71 years since then, many other, more specific ... Read moreLecture: “Human Rights in Egypt”

  • Thursday 5 December 2019, 17:00 - 19:00

    Supporting Entities Day

    — Members Only — On this Thursday, it is time for us to say thank you to all the lovely people active in one of our association’s entities, the committees ... Read moreSupporting Entities Day

  • Monday 2 December 2019, 20:00 - 23:30

    SIBterklaas – Drinks with Tsaar Nicolas

    — Members Only — In December, we’ll celebrate one of the most important Dutch traditions – Sinterklaas. Come and see what the Festivities Committee has prepared for you! We will ... Read moreSIBterklaas – Drinks with Tsaar Nicolas

  • Thursday 28 November 2019, 15:00 - 19:00

    Dies Natalis Conference

    On the 28th of November, SIB-Groningen presents its Dies Natalis conference under the title of ‘The social responsibility in Artificial Intelligence’. In this conference, we will look beyond the technical ... Read moreDies Natalis Conference

  • Monday 25 November 2019, 19:47 - 22:30

    General Members Assembly

    — Members only — During the GMA, the Board will present what it has been up to during the last two months. It is an opportunity for members to give ... Read moreGeneral Members Assembly

  • Monday 25 November 2019, 19:00 - 19:47

    Crash Course GMA

    —-MEMBERS ONLY— On this Monday, we will have a General Members’ Assembly (GMA). No clue what that is and how it works? Or have you been to a couple of ... Read moreCrash Course GMA

  • Friday 22 November 2019, 17:00 - 23:30

    SIB Gala

    On Friday the 22nd of November the annual SIB Gala will take place in Amsterdam. Theme: Jungle Chic (forest green, fancy golden or tropical red colours) Dress code: Black tie ... Read moreSIB Gala

  • Friday 22 November 2019, 13:00 - 15:00

    Food on Friday

    Members Only Every Friday the board hosts a lunchtime activity which features food at the office. This week it will be a surprise. All the proceeds go to charity.

  • Wednesday 20 November 2019, 16:00 - 17:30

    Conversation with Michiel Baud: What is happening in Latin America?

      Protest seems to be the current state of affairs in many Latin American countries. What are the origins of these protests, why now, how serious are they, will they ... Read moreConversation with Michiel Baud: What is happening in Latin America?

  • Tuesday 19 November 2019, 12:00 - 14:00

    Hangover Tuesday Brunch

    — Members Only — Come to the office between 12 and 14h to join us for our first Hangover Tuesday Brunch! There will be coffee, tea, bread, fruit and you’ll ... Read moreHangover Tuesday Brunch

  • Monday 18 November 2019, 22:00 - 23:00

    SIBylle Handout

    The Editorial Committee will hand out this calendar year’s last issue of the SIB’s very own newspaper, the SIBylle! Make sure to stop by and pick up your copy!

  • Monday 18 November 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Symposium: Art in Activism

    Demonstrations, student protests, climate strikes, and women’s marches are currently seen as some of the most prevalent forms of activism. While key actors include politicians, NGOs and societal activists, also ... Read moreSymposium: Art in Activism

  • Thursday 14 November 2019 - Sunday 17 November 2019

    Hitchhiking Competition

    This year from November 14th to 17th we are hitchhiking to Trier!

  • Monday 11 November 2019, 22:00 - 22:30

    Europe Trip Destination Announcement

    Are you interested in joining the 5-day career orientated trip in February? Or maybe you just want to know where your fellow siblings will be off to in the attempt ... Read moreEurope Trip Destination Announcement

  • Monday 11 November 2019, 22:00 - 23:30

    Boef & Mancala: Monopoly Theme Party

    – MEMBERS ONLY – Are you ready to take a chance tonight? Join our Monopoly theme party (we have free parking!) and roll the dice. Maybe you will be the ... Read moreBoef & Mancala: Monopoly Theme Party

  • Monday 11 November 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Making Sense of the Hong Kong Protest with Yuan Chan

    Starting in June 2019, people in Hong Kong took to the streets protesting against the introduction of a bill allowing the extradition of criminals from Hong Kong to mainland China. ... Read moreMaking Sense of the Hong Kong Protest with Yuan Chan

  • Thursday 7 November 2019, 18:00 - 20:00

    Hitchhiking Competition Booklet Handout

    Did you sign-up for the hitchhiking competition to Trier? If so you are invited to join us at the booklet handout! This is a very important meeting for all participants. ... Read moreHitchhiking Competition Booklet Handout

  • Monday 4 November 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Gender Representation in Politics by Devika Partiman

    2019 marked the 100-year anniversary of universal suffrage in the Netherlands. While the right to vote and to be elected is now granted equally to women and men almost everywhere ... Read moreGender Representation in Politics by Devika Partiman

  • Friday 1 November 2019, 13:00 - 15:00

    Let’s Gro – Gronings for Internationals

    The ‘Gronings’ of today! – Science and Art as the mirror of a language community Get your free ticket here! On this Friday, SIB will take part in the Festival ... Read moreLet’s Gro – Gronings for Internationals

  • Tuesday 29 October 2019, 20:00 - 23:00

    Soccie Pool Tournament

    October 29th  20.00-23.00 (or however late you want) at Cue Action  Soccie presents: A Pool Tournament!  Come join us and surprise everyone with your amazing pool skills.  Sign up here. ... Read moreSoccie Pool Tournament

  • Monday 28 October 2019, 22:00 - 02:00

    Halloween Party 2019

    -MEMBERS ONLY- Are you feeling spooky? Are you in for a party?  Then come to our Halloween party! Dress up in your most scary outfit and dance the night away!

  • Monday 28 October 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    “A Historical Perspective on Migration” by Ronald Skeldon

    With the debate surrounding migration being seemingly one of the most important political debates in our current political agenda, a lot of different theories on the use and benefits of ... Read more“A Historical Perspective on Migration” by Ronald Skeldon

  • Friday 25 October 2019, 15:00 - 23:00

    A Very Merry Scary

    location: steenstilstraat 35A, Groningen price: €1 plus an additional €1 for every pumpkin you would like to carve Soccie Gladly Presents: A Very Merry Scary! During this event, we will ... Read moreA Very Merry Scary

  • Tuesday 22 October 2019, 17:00 - 19:00

    Members Meeting

    During this Members Meeting, The board would like to ask for your input and ideas. We would like to hear your honest opinion on some of our past events, and ... Read moreMembers Meeting

  • Monday 21 October 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    “The Humanitarian Situation in North Korea” by Kim Hartzner and Casper van der Veen

    On June 12th, 2018, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un met US President Donald Trump in Singapore. This was the first meeting ever of the leaders of the two countries, which ... Read more“The Humanitarian Situation in North Korea” by Kim Hartzner and Casper van der Veen

  • Friday 18 October 2019, 13:00 - 15:00

    Food on Friday

    Members Only Every Friday the board hosts a lunchtime activity which features food at the office. This week it will be instant noodles. All the proceeds go to charity.

  • Wednesday 16 October 2019, 18:00 - 20:00

    Committee Training

    — MEMBERS ONLY — If you have been selected for one of the SIB’s committees, this is the day when you will meet your fellow committee members, and receive a ... Read moreCommittee Training

  • Monday 14 October 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Lecture by Keboitse Machangana

    On this Monday, we will be joined by Keboitse Machangana, Director Global Programme at the International IDEA. She leads and manages a portfolio of programmes that supports democracy world-wide through ... Read moreLecture by Keboitse Machangana

  • Thursday 10 October 2019

    Trip to The Hague

    On this Thursday, we will have our annual trip to The Hague! We will leave Groningen in the morning by train. While in The Hague, we will visit the International ... Read moreTrip to The Hague

  • Monday 7 October 2019, 18:00 - 23:30

    Inauguration: Dinner, Ceremony and Party

    One of the most important SIB days of the year! The Inauguration is the time when we will celebrate and inaugurate our new members and officially welcome them to SIB! ... Read moreInauguration: Dinner, Ceremony and Party

  • Monday 30 September 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    “Suing Shell” by Freek Bersch

    On November 4, 2016, the Paris Climate Agreement racked up enough signatory state parties, that it officially came into effect. The Agreement, having been negotiated by 195 countries and the ... Read more“Suing Shell” by Freek Bersch

  • Thursday 26 September 2019, 19:47 - 23:00

    Policy GMA

    MEMBERS ONLY During this GMA Board 73 will present their Policy Plan as well as the annual budget. A GMA is the perfect opportunity to see what the board has ... Read morePolicy GMA

  • Wednesday 25 September 2019, 18:00 - 23:00

    Running Dinner

    On Wednesday, September 25th, we will organise the Running Dinner. During this event you can have a starter, dinner, dessert and coffee/tea at four different disputen. Join this evening to ... Read moreRunning Dinner

  • Monday 23 September 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Lecture by Conny van Staalen

    On this Monday, we will be joined by human rights activists Conny van Staalen, who will talk about her work of creating educational opportunities in countries of the Global South.  ... Read moreLecture by Conny van Staalen

  • Friday 20 September 2019, 13:45 - 15:00

    “The Future of the Euro” by Klaas Knot

    Ever since the financial crash of 2008, the future of European Monetary policy and the Euro have been a constant point of discussion. What can be done to prevent a ... Read more“The Future of the Euro” by Klaas Knot

  • Monday 16 September 2019, 22:00 - 23:00

    Committee Market

    Join us for our Committee Market! During this market you can explore the 13 different committees the SIB has. Committees are a great way to actively participate within the SIB ... Read moreCommittee Market

  • Monday 16 September 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Peter Malcontent on the Israeli Elections

    With fresh elections in Israel on September 17th, we will host a lecture by Dr. Peter Malcontent of the University of Utrecht to catch us up on Israeli foreign policy, specifically the ... Read morePeter Malcontent on the Israeli Elections

  • Wednesday 11 September 2019, 20:00 - 23:30

    Disputen Hunt

    Come and meet our disputen during the Disputenhunt. During this pub crawl, you will get the chance to talk to the members of every dispuut and find out if there ... Read moreDisputen Hunt

  • Monday 9 September 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Interview with Pete Hoekstra, US Ambassador to the Netherlands

    On Monday, September 9th, we will welcome Pete Hoekstra, US Ambassador to the Netherlands, to our association. He will be interviewed by Tim Huiskes, in the Auditorium of the Academy ... Read moreInterview with Pete Hoekstra, US Ambassador to the Netherlands

  • Monday 2 September 2019, 20:00 - 22:00

    Lecture by Director Renate Schroeder of the European Federation of Journalists

    On Monday, September 2nd, we will welcome Renate Schroeder of the European Federation of Journalists to speak on the future of Press Freedom in Europe.  The freedom of journalists to ... Read moreLecture by Director Renate Schroeder of the European Federation of Journalists

  • Friday 30 August 2019 - Sunday 1 September 2019

    Introduction Camp: Midsomer Murders

    From the 30th of August until the 1st of September our yearly introduction camp takes place. It is one of those weekends you don’t want to miss! Whether you just ... Read moreIntroduction Camp: Midsomer Murders

  • Thursday 29 August 2019, 19:47 - 23:30

    Handover GMA

    During this GMA we will first discuss the Year Report of Board 72. After which Board 72 will officiall handover the association to Board 73.   

  • Wednesday 28 August 2019, 16:30 - 01:00

    Introduction Day 2

    The Introduction Days are the perfect opportunity to get to know all the new first years of the SIB and all SIB’s older members.  On this day we will have ... Read moreIntroduction Day 2

  • Monday 26 August 2019, 17:00 - 01:00

    Introduction Day 1

    The Introduction Days are the perfect opportunity to get to know all the new first years of the SIB and all SIB’s older members.  During Introduction Day 1 we have ... Read moreIntroduction Day 1

  • Tuesday 13 August 2019, 13:00 - 16:00

    KEI to your Future: Eric Smit & Rutger Bregman

    ONLY FOR KEI-WEEK PARTICIPANTS Lecture by Rutger Bregman – Theaterzaal In recent years, the political landscapes in all major European and American countries have changed drastically. Populism, usually on the ... Read moreKEI to your Future: Eric Smit & Rutger Bregman

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