With well over 300 members and its affiliation with the United Nations, the studentassociation SIB is the largest international oriented student association in Groningen!
The SIB is open for all students and offers an unique combination of
on the one hand informal and social activities and on the other hand intellectual activities.
This can be found in the weekly lectures we organize, combined with several conferences , trips and visits to important institutions.
At the SIB you can visit our weekly activities such as lectures and workshops, have a drink with other members, join us on trips to the rest of Europe or beyond, enjoy our parties and broaden your student life with joining committees and so called “Disputen”.
For the last 65 years the SIB has offered numerous possibilities to develop yourself as a student in Groningen, make friends and give you that few extra things in your student life. Do you want to whitness the perfect combination of social and intellectual aspects? Or do you want to develop yourself by joining one or more committees or project-groups? Than the SIB is the place to be!
You can find us every monday evening at the Hereweg 1, where all our activities take place, if not told otherwise. Feel free to stop by once in a while, since our evenings are open for everyone!
Office ClosedDue to Pentecost, our office will be closed monday the 20th of May. On thursday the 23rd of May, our office is closed from 12.00 on. Of course you are more than welcome to come by any other day.
Tonight, British crisis management expert Peter Power will give a lecture at the SIB about crisis management in the US when dealing with terrorist threats and attacks. With bombings in Boston, the Pentagon shooting and of course 9/11, the US has had its deal of terrorist cases. How does the US cope with these situations and its aftermath? What does the country do to prevent future attacks? What policies or guidelines are set up to deal with terror? Come tonight and find out together with British crisis management expert Peter Power. With his knowledge of terrorist attacks and crisis management, this promises to be a very interesting evening!more
Tonight the Diplomats Dinner of 2013 will take place at the SIB. Because of last years' great succes, many ambassadors from all over the world have been invited once again to come and have a talk and a dinner with students of Groningen. With this year more than 10 ambassadors from each corner of the world, it promises to be an interesting evening! Unfortunately, the event is sold out! You can however put your name on the waiting list by registering below.more