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Today’s student lives at home or on their own

Today’s student lives at home or on their own

Fewer and fewer students are living in student houses.They have too little money and stay with their parents. Or, thanks to the rent allowance, they live in their own studio. Faction chair Rozemarijn Gierkink, among others, addresses these two extremes in an article...

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Update University Council October

Update University Council October

Good day! We hope that you’re all well and that despite everything you have enjoyed the first two months of this academic year. Exams have started and everyone has been working very hard. With this update we inform you about the latest developments within our...

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Wanted: Working group members!

Wanted: Working group members!

Are you interested in improving our university? Do you want to work on your ideas and put them into practice? Or would you like to be more involved with Lijst Calimero? Then sign up for one of our working groups!The working groups are a new concept we are starting...

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Democratic student representation in application committees

Democratic student representation in application committees

A member of the Faculty Board has many responsibilities, of which towards students. It's important that student interests are discussed within the application interview of a Faculty Board member. The best way to make sure student interests are represented, is by...

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We deliver a better UG: our election programme 2019-2020

We deliver a better UG: our election programme 2019-2020

For 15 years, Lijst Calimero has been committed to ensuring high quality education at the University of Groningen (UG). Our party has been the most substantive, with a vision based on the idea that students come here to receive a challenging, interesting and...

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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...

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More staff is the best marketing

More staff is the best marketing

Lijst Calimero made the following suggestion to the Board of the University in the Council of December: is the Board of the University willing to decrease the marketing expenses, willing to use these marketing expenses to attract additional staff, instead of more...

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