Food for Thought

Food for Thought

In January there were a lot of complaints, the catering service of the UG doesn’t meet their agreements and doesn’t reach any of its goals. De Ukrant published about this and even shares a petition to lower the price of the soup. This issue didn’t go unnoticed for...
The search for a new President

The search for a new President

The appointment of Sibrand Poppema, the current President of the Board, ends on October 1st. The University is therefore looking for his successor. But how do they find a new board member? We explain the process in full. A quick overview In a hurry or just need a...
Internationalization Grants A & B explained

Internationalization Grants A & B explained

CUOS held an information session about the Internationalization Grants last week. Besides the existing A grant, there now is a new B grant. This latter one is explicitly meant to help existing student organizations internationalize. This grant is also open to study...
€ 7.7 million for better education

€ 7.7 million for better education

Last year, the previous faction of Lijst Calimero offered a process proposal to the board, about the spending of the studievoorschotmiddelen from 2018 onwards. As a reminder: the ‘studievoorschotmiddelen’ are means that became available when the student...
Where does the money come from?

Where does the money come from?

30.000 students, 8.000 staff members and 6000 scientific publications per year. No matter how motivated students and researchers are, keeping a such a large university tunning requires a lot of money. Of course, you pay your tuition fee every year, but that’s...