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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

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

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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Looking for a place to study?

Looking for a place to study? Lijst Calimero has put together an overview of all the study spots for you! Click on the icons on the map for opening hours and more information about every location. The green icons represent study places, the blue ones are rooms that...

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Reflection room in the University Library

The Board of the University has decided to to follow upon the request of Lijst Calimero, the Groninger Student Union and the Committee of Assessors to start a pilot for a reflection room in the University Library. This room will have a neutral and inclusive character...

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Power of Words: minor rhetorics at the UG

Our proposal for a minor in rhetorics has been approved! Lijst Calimero is working on the plans for starting this minor since December last year. Last year we were busy to find and gather teachers and students that were enthusiastic about the minor and wanted to be a...

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Students aren’t “Short Stay”

The website athomeingroningen.nl is a platform where student rooms are offered to international students. On this website, SSH offers their rooms. These rooms are priced very high and this doesn’t seem to follow the rules of the Dutch renting system. How is it that...

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Official investigation regarding Yantai

The Inspectorate of Education starts an investigation into the Yantai dossier after a report of Lijst Calimero. The report led to an preliminary investigation from the Inspectorate during the summer. Based on that, the inspection concluded there were enough reasons to...

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