Archive

  • Thursday 25 June, 20:00 - 23:00

    Active Members Day

    — Members only —- On this Thursday, it is time for the Board to say thank you to all the people who were active at the association during the past ... Read moreActive Members Day

  • Tuesday 23 June, 12:00 - 14:00

    Virtual Hangover Tuesday

    — Members Only — With the office currently being closed, we welcome you for a digital (not so) Hangover Tuesday on zoom (in case it asks for a password, it’s 402165)! Join ... Read moreVirtual Hangover Tuesday

  • Monday 22 June, 20:30 - 00:00

    End of Year Party

    — Members only — This Monday marks the last Monday of the SIB year 2019-2020. To celebrate the year that lies behind us, the Board will organise an online edition ... Read moreEnd of Year Party

  • Thursday 18 June, 20:00 - 22:00

    Bingo Night

    — Members only — Join us for an online bingo night organised by the Festivities Committee! You can sign up here with the chance to win some prizes and support ... Read moreBingo Night

  • Tuesday 16 June, 12:00 - 14:00

    Virtual Hangover Tuesday

    — Members Only — With the office currently being closed, we welcome you for a digital (not so) Hangover Tuesday on zoom (in case it asks for a password, it’s ... Read moreVirtual Hangover Tuesday

  • Monday 15 June, 20:00 - 22:00

    US Elections and International Cooperation: A Conversation with Samantha Power and Andre Haspels

    On November 3, 2020, citizens of the United States of America will vote to elect their president. With Joe Biden, former Vice President under Barack Obama, emerging as the presidential ... Read moreUS Elections and International Cooperation: A Conversation with Samantha Power and Andre Haspels

  • Thursday 11 June, 20:00 - 22:00

    Climate Change in the Pacific

    As a follow-up to the documentary night on April 20, Dispuut Eo Sensu is organising a lecture on Climate Change in the Pacific on this Thursday.  The Pacific Islands are ... Read moreClimate Change in the Pacific

  • Tuesday 9 June, 12:00 - 14:00

    Virtual Hangover Tuesday

    — Members Only — With the office currently being closed, we welcome you for a digital (not so) Hangover Tuesday, this time on zoom!  Join us for a chat with ... Read moreVirtual Hangover Tuesday

  • Monday 8 June, 19:47 - 23:30

    General Members Assembly

    — Members only — On this Monday, we will continue the GMA from May 28, 2020. We will be discussing the remaining agenda points and elect the Candidate Board 2020-2021. ... Read moreGeneral Members Assembly

  • Friday 5 June, 20:30 - 22:30

    VVV-SIB Pub Quiz

    — Members only — Did this quarantaine business also result in you reminiscing about your former glory days where you could still roam the streets at night and have a ... Read moreVVV-SIB Pub Quiz

  • Thursday 4 June, 20:00 - 22:00

    The Future of Meat

    Despite vegetarianism and veganism getting more attention and becoming more popular in many countries, global meat production keeps increasing. Reasons cited for this include the rise of global living standards, ... Read moreThe Future of Meat

  • Tuesday 2 June, 12:00 - 14:00

    Virtual Hangover Tuesday

    — Members Only — With the office currently being closed, we welcome you for a digital (not so) Hangover Tuesday on Discord. Join us for a chat with the Board ... Read moreVirtual Hangover Tuesday

  • Thursday 28 May, 19:47 - 00:00

    General Members’ Assembly

    — Members only — During the General Members Assembly, you can give input and feedback to the Board, as well as voice your opinion on the state of the association. ... Read moreGeneral Members’ Assembly

  • Tuesday 26 May, 16:00 - 18:00

    Members’ Meeting

    — Members only — The past two months have been interesting and new, to say the least. However, there are also more interesting times lying ahead: We are approaching our ... Read moreMembers’ Meeting

  • Monday 25 May, 20:00 - 22:00

    Sjoerd-Jeroen Moenandar: Language and Identity

    Language shapes the way we think. In several languages we have words that are not translatable into other languages, we pay attention to different details and shape our societies in ... Read moreSjoerd-Jeroen Moenandar: Language and Identity

  • Tuesday 19 May, 12:00 - 14:00

    Virtual Hangover Tuesday

    — Members Only — With the office currently being closed, we welcome you for a digital (not so) Hangover Tuesday on Discord. Join us for a chat with the Board ... Read moreVirtual Hangover Tuesday

  • Monday 18 May, 20:00 - 22:00

    Preferred Candidate Board Announcement Party

    — Members only— It is that time of the year again – time to announce the Preferred Candidate Board 2020-2021! Join us on zoom from 22:00 onwards for some digital ... Read morePreferred Candidate Board Announcement Party

  • Monday 18 May, 20:00 - 22:00

    Lecture: Dirty Money – Money Laundering and Investment

    On this Monday, we will be have another lecture organised by the Activities Committee!  Money laundering is commonly used to disguise the illegal origin of money generated through a criminal ... Read moreLecture: Dirty Money – Money Laundering and Investment

  • Thursday 14 May, 20:00 - 22:00

    Pub quiz for Charity

    — Members only — It is time for our second pub quiz to test your knowledge about anything and everything! See how you have improved your knowledge since the last ... Read morePub quiz for Charity

  • Monday 11 May, 20:00 - 22:00

    Stefan Buijsman: Calculating Humanity

    Why did we start doing math? And actually, how does mathematics – abstract as it is – even work? How does it influence our everyday life? During this Monday’s lecture, ... Read moreStefan Buijsman: Calculating Humanity

  • Thursday 7 May, 20:00 - 22:00

    The European Response to Covid-19

    For more than two months, the corona virus has held Europe and the rest of the world tightly in its grip. The Covid-19 outbreak has become a societal, health-care as ... Read moreThe European Response to Covid-19

  • Thursday 30 April, 20:00 - 22:00

    Symposium: NGOs in the Mediterranean

    We will have our first online symposium, organised by the Activities Committee. On this Thursday, we will be joined by two representatives from Sea Watch, who will share their experience ... Read moreSymposium: NGOs in the Mediterranean

  • Wednesday 29 April, 20:00 - 22:00

    Digital Q&A with the Dutch Representative to the United Nations

    — Members only — On Wednesday, April 29th, all Dutch United Nations Student Association members will have the opportunity to talk with Karel van Oosterom, the Permanent Representative of The ... Read moreDigital Q&A with the Dutch Representative to the United Nations

  • Monday 27 April, 21:00 - 23:30

    Online King’s Day Party

    —- Members only — Kingsday is almost upon us and that can only mean one thing: A traditional Kingsday Houseparty! Next Monday, the Festivities Committee will organise a party you’ll ... Read moreOnline King’s Day Party

  • Thursday 23 April, 20:00 - 22:00

    Game Night: Saboteur

    — Members only — Also this week, SIB has a game in store for you. We will play Saboteur online! You can sign up here!  We will play the game ... Read moreGame Night: Saboteur

  • Monday 20 April, 20:00 - 22:00

    Documentary Night: Pacific Island Culture

    An abundance of nature and wildlife, overlooked by many, and yet heavily affected by climate change: those are the Pacific Islands. On this Monday, dispuut Eo Sensu had organised a lecture ... Read moreDocumentary Night: Pacific Island Culture

  • Thursday 16 April, 20:00 - 22:00

    Online Pub quiz

    — Members only — On these weird days it seems important to keep up with your general knowledge, because what else is there to do? And what better way would ... Read moreOnline Pub quiz

  • Thursday 9 April, 20:00 - 22:00

    Game Night: Poker

    — Members only — We know that these times are hard, having to dial down on so many of our regular activities and events. Therefore, SIB will try to set ... Read moreGame Night: Poker

  • Monday 6 April, 20:00 - 22:00

    Documentary Night: We come as friends

    On this Monday, the Activities Committee had organised a lecture by Dr Michael Amoah, Senior Visiting Fellow at the Firoz Lalji Centre for Africa at the London School of Economics. ... Read moreDocumentary Night: We come as friends

  • Thursday 2 April, 20:00 - 22:00

    Soccie Presents: Durak Tournament

    — Members only —  Social distancing is hard, right? You miss SIB, you miss your friends, you miss the occasional chat? So do we. Therefore, we have taken matters in ... Read moreSoccie Presents: Durak Tournament

  • Monday 30 March, 20:00 - 23:00

    Watch Party: Our Man in Teheran

    We’ve been missing SIB nights just as much as you have, so we’re going digital! For Monday, the Activities Committee had organised a lecture by Dr Mohammadbaghar Forough on Iran ... Read moreWatch Party: Our Man in Teheran

  • Monday 23 March, 20:00 - 22:00

    [Cancelled] Euthanasia: The Right to Die?

    Euthanasia is commonly defined as the active termination of life at a patient’s voluntary and well-informed request. Since 2002, euthanasia and assisted suicide have been depenalised in the Netherlands, albeit ... Read more Euthanasia: The Right to Die?

  • Friday 20 March, 16:00 - 18:00

    [Cancelled] Vrijmibo – Board Interest Edition

    — Members only — Are you feeling tired after a long week of working and studying? Do you still have any burning questions, or do you just feel like hanging ... Read more Vrijmibo – Board Interest Edition

  • Tuesday 17 March, 12:00 - 14:00

    [Cancelled] 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 more Hangover Tuesday Brunch

  • Monday 16 March, 20:00 - 22:00

    [Cancelled] Stefan Buijsman: Calculating Humanity

    Why did we start doing math? And actually, how does mathematics – abstract as it is – even work? How does it influence our everyday life? During this Monday’s lecture, ... Read more Stefan Buijsman: Calculating Humanity

  • Thursday 12 March, 20:30 - 22:30

    Dispuut GIST presents: A Dutch Beer Cantus

    — Members only — On this Thursday, you will have the chance to dive deep into Dutch (student) culture: Dispuut GIST will organise a traditional Dutch Beer Cantus. As the name says, ... Read moreDispuut GIST presents: A Dutch Beer Cantus

  • Tuesday 10 March, 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 March, 22:00 - 23:00

    Raffle Fundraiser International Women’s Day 2020

    Being able to handle your period with the feminine hygiene product of your choice: it seems like a very normal thing. Especially in a country as developed as the Netherlands. ... Read moreRaffle Fundraiser International Women’s Day 2020

  • Monday 9 March, 20:00 - 22:00

    Symposium: Feminism in the 21st Century

    On this Monday, the Activities Committee is organising a symposium on Feminism in the 21st century. The history of feminism is commonly divided into three waves, concerned respectively with women’s ... Read moreSymposium: Feminism in the 21st Century

  • Thursday 5 March, 22:00 - 02:00

    Galant Gala

    — Members only — It is that time of the year again: Clio, VIP, Ubbo Emmius, Ibn Battuta, SOG, AEGEE, SIB, GSB, Teimun and Nexus team up to organise the ... Read moreGalant Gala

  • Thursday 5 March, 17:30 - 19:30

    Bas Eickhout: The European Green Deal

    On this Thursday, we will welcome the delegation leader of the Dutch Greens (GroenLinks) in the European Parliament and vice-president of the Greens/EFA, Bas Eickhout, to Groningen. The European Green ... Read moreBas Eickhout: The European Green Deal

  • Tuesday 3 March, 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 2 March, 20:00 - 22:00

    Robert Coelen: Internationalisation in the Netherlands

    The movement of people across borders for education has been steadily increasing as a result of globalisation. According to the Dutch Organization for Internationalisation in Education (Nuffic), more than 4.5 ... Read moreRobert Coelen: Internationalisation in the Netherlands

  • Thursday 27 February, 16:00 - 18:00

    SocCie Presents: Sports Afternoon

    — Members only — Are you still hanging on to your New Year’s resolution of being more physically active? Even if not, this is the perfect opportunity to enjoy an ... Read moreSocCie Presents: Sports Afternoon

  • Tuesday 25 February, 16:00 - 18:00

    Board Interest Day

    — Members only — SIB Groningen is looking for a new Board! Until April 1 you can apply for a position in the Board of 2020-2021. During the Board Interest ... Read moreBoard Interest Day

  • Monday 24 February, 20:00 - 22:00

    Amélie Henle: Social Media Manipulation in Politics

    Online interference in elections has been a globally relevant topic, not just since the allegation of Russian interference in the US elections of 2016. Bots and fake news are just ... Read moreAmélie Henle: Social Media Manipulation in Politics

  • Thursday 20 February, 19:00 - 23:30

    General Members Assembly

    — Members only — On this Thursday, we will hold another General Members Assembly (GMA). During a GMA, you can give your opinion on developments in the association, and hold ... Read moreGeneral Members Assembly

  • Tuesday 18 February, 17:30 - 23:30

    Integration Night – Worlds Collide

    HEY STUDENTS OF GRONINGEN Are you up for a night full of fun activities? Do you want to have a good time and meet new people? Do you want to ... Read moreIntegration Night – Worlds Collide

  • Tuesday 18 February, 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 17 February, 22:00 - 22:30

    SIBylle Handout Edition 1/2020

    — Members only — The new year has brought us a new Editorial Committee and another brand-new edition of our association’s beloved newspaper. Don’t miss out on their exclusive premiere ... Read moreSIBylle Handout Edition 1/2020

  • Monday 17 February, 19:00 - 21:00

    Lecture by the Japanese Ambassador: China and Japan

    On this Monday, we will be joined by the new Japanese Ambassador to the Netherlands, His Excellency Mr Hidehisa Horinouchi. During the lecture, the Ambassador will focus on Chinese-Japanese relations.  ... Read moreLecture by the Japanese Ambassador: China and Japan

  • Tuesday 11 February, 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 10 February, 20:00 - 22:00

    European Environmental Governance – Approaches and Future Developments of European Water Governance

    Goal 6 of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals specifies the ensuring of the availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all. In times during which the consequences and ... Read moreEuropean Environmental Governance – Approaches and Future Developments of European Water Governance

  • Wednesday 5 February - Saturday 8 February

    Career Trip to Copenhagen

    This year, Project Group Europe’s career trip will take us to the beautiful city of Copenhagen in Denmark. We will visit several institutions during the trip and get to know ... Read moreCareer Trip to Copenhagen

  • Tuesday 4 February, 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 3 February, 22:00 - 23:59

    Yearbook Auction and Equality Drink Party

    — Members only —  It is that time of the year again, time for the Yearbook Auction! Each Committee, Project Group, Dispuut and other entity of the SIB auctions a different ... Read moreYearbook Auction and Equality Drink Party

  • Monday 3 February, 20:00 - 22:00

    Journalism? Art? Activism? – Reading the 1619 Project

    "In August of 1619, a ship appeared on this horizon, near Point Comfort, a coastal port in the English colony of Virginia. It carried more than 20 enslaved Africans, who ... Read moreJournalism? Art? Activism? – Reading the 1619 Project

  • Friday 31 January, 17:00 - 19:00

    Drinks with Clio

    — Members only — The end of exam season is near, which is why we are going to celebrate with drinks with our friends from Clio, the Study Association of ... Read moreDrinks with Clio

  • Thursday 30 January, 21:00 - 22:00

    Project Group Europe: Movie Night

    — Members only — This year’s PG Europe trip will take us to Denmark’s capital Copenhagen. To get in the mood, we will watch the documentary Christiania: 40 years of occupation.  ... Read moreProject Group Europe: Movie Night

  • Thursday 30 January, 17:00 - 18:00

    Job Application Training

    In today’s competitive world, presentation skills and a good performance in interviews are important. Therefore, on this Thursday, we are organising a job application training. You will get advice on ... Read moreJob Application Training

  • Tuesday 28 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 27 January, 20:00 - 22:00

    Kathleen Ferrier: Cultures of Remembrance – Saying the unspeakable

    On January 27, we commemorate 75 years of the liberation of the Auschwitz Concentration Camp. In 2005, the United Nations General Assembly declared this date to be the International Holocaust ... Read moreKathleen Ferrier: Cultures of Remembrance – Saying the unspeakable

  • 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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