Event Calendar

Democracy in Turmoil!

Democracy in Turmoil!
01-09-2014
LocationHardewikerstraat 7

Tonight, we have not one but two lecturers who will talk about democracies in turmoil. First of all, Dr. Sami Faltas, lecturer at the University of Groningen and native Egyptian, will talk about Egypt. After this, Geertjan Hahn, journalist and Central and Eastern Europe expert, will give a lecture on the current situation in Ukraine. Afterwards, there will be room for discussion!

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Freshmen dinner 2014!

Freshmen dinner 2014!
01-09-2014 17:15
LocationHuize Maas

Tonight it is time to announce the division of the introduction groups, and to have dinner together before the lecture! The location will be Huize Maas this year, and for only 10 EU you have yourself dinner and a drink! You can sign up via aanmelden@sib-groningen.nl. Be quick, because full = full!

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General Members Assembly: Board Change

General Members Assembly: Board Change
02-09-2014 19:30
LocationDe Keyser

The time has come: tonight the Board of 2013-2014 will give the power to the Board of 2014-2015! But first, they will present their annual report, and say goodbye to you all! You can arrive and read the documents from 19.00 onwards, we will commence at 19.30. The language will be Dutch, but you can ask questions in English.

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Disputenjacht 2014

Disputenjacht 2014
04-09-2014 20:30
LocationPelsterstraat 23

Tonight, you will have the opportunity to get to know the many Disputen of SIB! Disputen are the social organs within SIB. They come together once a week for dinner, drinks, to play games and do a lot more. Would you like to join a Dispuut? Do you want to make friends for life? This is your chance to see what SIB has to offer and which Dispuut suits you!

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Connie Hedegaard - EU Commissioner

Connie Hedegaard - EU Commissioner
08-09-2014 18:30
LocationHardewikerstraat 7

Tonight, Euro commissioner Connie Hedegaard will travel to Groningen to give us a lecture! Ms Hedegaard is currently the Danish Euro commissioner for Climate Action and will speak about the role of the European Union within the worldwide climate politics.

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Dinner & Committee Market 2014!

Dinner & Committee Market 2014!
08-09-2014 20:00
LocationHardewikerstraat 7

After the lecture by Connie Hedegaard, you can have dinner at N.S.G. with us. Food starts from 1 EU onwards, so make sure you're there! Afterwards, it is time for the committee market. Always wanted to become active within SIB? Do you want to know what a committee entails? Drop by and sign up for a committee!

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University Peace Days 1: Rising Asia

University Peace Days 1: Rising Asia
11-09-2014 19:30
LocationMarie Loke Zaal (Harmonie)

The University Peace Days are a yearly event, organized by the University of Groningen and several student- and study organisations (Clio, SIB, Vintres, Ubbo Emmius), about the theme peace and war. This year’s subject concerns the struggles and relations within East-Asia and more specifically China and Japan. The first evening will concern China, the second evening will concern Japan.

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Dick Swaab - We are our brain

Dick Swaab - We are our brain
15-09-2014 20:00
LocationHardewikerstraat 7

Professor Dick Swaab is an internationally renowned researcher in neuroscience, who received numerous awards and published over 470 scientific papers. He earned his medical (1968) and doctoral degrees (1970) at the University of Amsterdam and served as director of the Netherlands Institute for Brain Research for 27 years. In 1985, Professor Swaab founded the Netherlands Brain Bank, which supplies the international research community with clinical and neuropathological brain tissue. Currently, he is also a leader of the Neuropsychiatric Disorders research team at the Netherlands Institute of Neuroscience and his main research interests include sexual differentiation of the brain, neurodegenerative disorders and depression.

Our gender-identity, our sexual orientation and our preference for ‘boy or girl toys’ are centered in our brains. Dick Swaab will explain to us why people are gay by showing us which hormones influence the brain before we are born.

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University Peace Days 2: Rising Asia

University Peace Days 2: Rising Asia
18-09-2014 19:30
LocationMarie Loke Zaal (Harmonie)

The University Peace Days are a yearly event, organized by the University of Groningen and several student- and study organisations (Clio, SIB, Vintres, Ubbo Emmius), about the theme peace and war. This year’s subject concerns the struggles and relations within East-Asia and more specifically China and Japan. The first evening will concern China, the second evening will concern Japan.

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Introcamp: Back to the sixties!

Introcamp: Back to the sixties!
26-09-2014
28-09-2014
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Do you want to get to know your fellow SIBbers? Do you want to spend a weekend playing games and partying at night? Always wanted to know what those famous SIB-words, such as Bommellijst, mean? Then join our introcamp! Sign up via aanmelden@sib-groningen.nl, because this is a weekend you do not want to miss out on!

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